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NPS: Flags at Half-Staff for Firefighters Killed in Washington

Flags around the Washington Monument will remain at half-staff until late Wednesday in honor of three firefighters killed fighting wildfires in Washington State.


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Md. Flags at Half-Staff for Pearl Harbor Day

Flags in Maryland will be flying at half-staff in honor of National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.


An American flag flies at half staff in front of a Realtors office to honor the fallen Navy SEALs who were based and trained close by at the Naval Amphibious Base Little Creek, on August 8, 2011 in Virginia Beach, Virginia. (Credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Md. Flags Lowered in Honor of Longtime Firefighter

Flags in Maryland are flying at half-staff in honor of a longtime Baltimore County firefighter who died after he went into cardiac arrest during a training exercise.


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Flags Lowered In Maryland In Memory Of Marine

Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley has ordered that the United States and state flags be flown at half-staff in memory of a Marine killed in Afghanistan.