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Ocean City 7-Year-Old Honored for Saving Aunt from Drowning

A 7-year-old has been honored by the Ocean City Fire Department for his lifesaving efforts.


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Police Helicopter Rescues Hiker on Appalachian Trail

A Maryland State Police helicopter crew has rescued a hiker who was suffering from a medical problem on the Appalachian Trail.


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Firefighters Rescue 2 Children From Burning Maryland Home

Authorities in Prince George’s County say two small children have been rescued from a burning home in Fairmount Heights.


Rescue workers prepare support beams outside the Watergate complex after two floors of the parking structure at Watergate hotel collapsed in Washington, DC, on May 1, 2015. AFP PHOTO / MLADEN ANTONOV        (Photo credit should read MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Structure in Watergate Garage Collapses; 2 Injured

District of Columbia rescuers are responding to a structural collapse in the garage at the Watergate complex where one person may be trapped.


A Nepalese girl takes out belongings from her damaged house in Bhaktapur on the outskirts of Kathmandu on April 26, 2015. International aid groups and governments intensified efforts to get rescuers and supplies into earthquake-hit Nepal on April 26, but severed communications and landslides in the Himalayan nation posed formidable challenges to the relief effort.  (Photo credit PRAKASH SINGH/AFP/Getty Images)

Nepal Earthquake: How to Help the Relief Effort

Organizations across the world are sending supplies, teams and medical aid to Nepal. Here’s how you can help.


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Md. Worker’s Legs Rescued After Trapped in Recycling Equipment

A worker at a recycling center was rescued Saturday after his legs became entangled in a machine’s conveyor belt.


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Md. Police Rescue Kayaker Stranded in Potomac River

A kayaker was rescued from the Potomac River by a Maryland State Police helicopter crew Saturday after being stranded in the river.


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5 Pit Bulls Rescued From Md. Woods

Anne Arundel County police rescued five pit bulls abandoned in a wooded area in Glen Burnie tethered to posts without any food or water.



Man Fleeing from Police Falls Through Roof, Escapes

Emergency crews are working to rescue a man who fell through the roof of a vacant building in West Baltimore after fleeing from police.


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Md. Officials Rescue 6 from Shipping Container

Authorities in Maryland say six workers had to be rescued after a shipping container they were working in tilted on one end and trapped the workers inside.