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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.

03/28/2015

Maryland State Police medevac helicopter (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

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.

02/01/2015

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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.

01/18/2015

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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.

12/07/2014

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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.

10/26/2014

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Unconscious Man Rescued from Burning Md. Home

Prince George’s County fire officials say firefighters rescued an unconscious man from a burning District Heights home, and his condition improved after he was treated at a hospital.

10/18/2014

An apartment building in Falls Church is evacuated following a carbon monoxide leak. (credit: Kevin Patrick/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

3 Rescued from Burning Annapolis Building

Fire officials say crews rescued three people from the third floor of a burning garden-style apartment building in Annapolis.

10/18/2014

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Coast Guard Rescues Surfer, Beach Patrol Swimmers in Ocean City

A surfer attempted to ride the waves created by Hurricane Arthur in Ocean City Friday, and he and three beach patrol swimmers ended up needing to be rescued.

07/05/2014

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1 Dead After Car Plunges Into Anacostia River

A water rescue is underway after a car overturned into the Anacostia River in Southeast Sunday morning.

06/08/2014

Workers clean the window panels of a building in the central business district of Sydney on February 13, 2014. Australia's unemployment rate in January jumped to 6.0 percent -- its worst in a decade -- with the economy shedding 3,700 jobs amid a turbulent transition away from mining, data showed on February 13, 2014. AFP PHOTO / Saeed KHAN (Photo credit should read SAEED KHAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Window Washers Rescued After Scaffolding Collapse

Two window washers were rescued from a building in Maryland after the scaffolding platform they were on partially collapsed.

06/04/2014

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