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Hypothermia Alert Issued for D.C.; Shelters Prepare

Temperatures are going to dip below freezing Monday night, and shelters in the District are preparing for hundreds of extra people to spend the night.

11/17/2014

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Fisherman Rescued After Boat Capsizes in Chincoteague Bay

Police say a commercial fisherman has been rescued from a marshy island after his boat capsized in Chincoteague Bay along Maryland’s Eastern Shore.

04/27/2014

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D.C. Police ID 2 Who Died of Suspected Hypothermia

The Metropolitan Police Department has identified two people whose bodies were found earlier this week in southeast Washington.

04/20/2014

A 'polar vortex' of frigid air centered on the North Pole dropped temperatures to a record low across the East Coast. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Baltimore Warns of Hypothermia Risk

The Baltimore Public Health Department is warning of an increased risk of hypothermia from frigid temperatures.

01/21/2014

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Man Dies of Hypothermia in Baltimore

Baltimore County Police say a man found dead behind a Dundalk elementary school died as a result of exposure to the extreme cold.

01/08/2014

A woman braces from the cold. (Photo credit: TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Dangerous Cold Can Mean Frostbite, Car Trouble

Here’s a look at some of the problems that arise when temperatures plummet and how to stay safe if you venture outdoors.

01/06/2014

Pedestrians bundle up as they deal with the blast of cold weather that hit the East Coast Jan. 22 creating bone-chilling cold temperatures. (Credit: AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY)

MD Reports 1st Hypothermia Death This Season

Public health officials say the state has had its first hypothermia-related death of the season.

12/04/2013

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