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Purple Line map. (Credit: MTA Maryland)

Prince George’s Co. to Fund Additional $20M Toward Purple Line

Prince George’s County has agreed to put another $20 million toward funding the long-awaited Purple Line.


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Md. Woman Accused of Pouring Hot Grits on Sleeping Man

Authorities say a Maryland woman has been charged with assault after she poured hot grits on a sleeping man and then beat him with a baseball bat.


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Suspect Who Escaped from Md. Hospital Arrested in Indianapolis

An arrestee who was able to “walk away” from a hospital in Maryland has been taken into custody by police in Indianapolis.


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Police Release Video of Person of Interest in Riverdale Park Sexual Assault

Prince George’s County Police are investigating a sexual assault in Riverdale Park.


Police cruisers blocking the road while investigating fatal pedestrian accident. (Credit: Prince George's County Police Dept.)

Man Out of His Car on Road Dies After Being Hit by 2 Cars

Prince George’s County Police say a man who had gotten out of his car in a road in Fort Washington was killed when he was struck by two cars.


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5 GAO Employees Accused of School Lunch Fraud

Five employees with the U.S. Government Accountability Office have been indicted on charges of illegally getting reduced-price school lunches for their children in Prince George’s County.


A police car sits in front of the U.S. Capitol building. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

White House Staffer Charged With Firing Police Officer’s Gun

A White House staffer is charged with firing the service weapon of an off-duty U.S. Capitol Police officer in what authorities described as a domestic incident.


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Could Hollywood be Coming to Prince George’s County?

So many TV shows and movies are set in the D.C. area, but with few exceptions, most are filmed hundreds if not thousands of miles away. That could soon change with plans to build a major movie studio in Maryland.


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Man Charged in Fatal Butt Injection Indicted on U.S. Charges

A North Carolina man charged in Maryland with murder in the death of a woman after she received injections into her buttocks has been indicted on federal offenses.


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Lawsuit: Man Was Illegally Strip Searched in Laurel

A Prince George’s County man has filed a lawsuit against the city of Laurel, the Laurel Police Department, its chief and two of its officers claiming he was illegally stripped naked in public following a traffic stop.