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Md. Woman Fined for Leaving Kids in Hot Car

A Frederick woman has been fined $100 for leaving her children in a car in a supermarket parking lot on a 90-degree day.


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Grand Jury to Hear Case of Mom Who Left Boy in Car

A grand jury will hear the commonwealth’s case against the mother of an 8-month-old baby who died after being left in a hot car.


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As Heat Wave Bakes Region, A Lesson on Kids and Pets in Cars

Two children in the region have died so far this summer after being left in cars. At least one animal has suffered the same fate.