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Some Montgomery Co. Students Pushing for Gender-Neutral Graduation Gowns

Some students in Montgomery County are pushing for high schools to break from tradition to help make graduation a little easier for their transgender classmates.


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NCAA Asks Judge to Seal Documents in Wrongful-Death Lawsuit

The NCAA has asked a Montgomery County judge to seal 14 documents in a wrongful-death lawsuit filed by the family of former Frostburg State University football player Derek Sheely.


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Police: Ex-Boyfriend Charged in Shooting Death of Woman Near Germantown Target

A 24-year-old woman’s ex-boyfriend has been charged with murder after police say he shot her near a Target in Germantown Monday night.


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Montgomery, Howard Co. to Investigate Each Other’s Use of Force Cases

It’s a first of its kind agreement in the D.C. area, as two prosecutors heed one of the many recommendations made by President Obama’s task force on policing in the 21st century.


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Motorcyclist Dies of Injuries After Collision With Truck

Montgomery County Police say a motorcyclist injured in a collision with a pickup truck in Silver Spring has died.


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Lawyer: Child Neglect Ruled Out in Md. ‘Free-Range Parenting’ Case

The child neglect charges against the Meitivs, also known as the “free-range parents,” have been ruled out, according to the family’s lawyer.


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Several Families Displaced in Md. Fire

Several families are displaced this Memorial Day Weekend after a 2-alarm fire caused significant damage to a group of townhouses in Clarksburg.


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Brunt of Supreme Court Tax Ruling to Fall on Montgomery County

Although a U.S. Supreme Court ruling striking down a Maryland tax could affect similar laws in nearly 5,000 local jurisdictions in other states, the brunt of Monday’s decision will fall on one county.


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Police: Suspect in Custody in Connection With Double Murder

Police have taken a suspect into custody in connection with the double murder of a Rockville couple on Mother’s Day.


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Police Investigate Death After Man is Shocked With Stun Gun

Montgomery County Police are investigating the death of a man whom officers had shocked with a stun gun two days earlier.