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Improving Economy Shares Blame for Worst U.S. Traffic Ever

More jobs and cheaper gasoline come with a big, honking downside: U.S. roads are more clogged than ever now that the recession is in the rearview mirror.


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Partial Lane Closures on Interstate 395 in D.C.

The District Department of Transportation has announced lane shifts and partial closures on a stretch of Interstate 395 in Washington beginning later this summer.



UMd.-Baltimore Officer Shoots Man Wielding Knife

A University of Maryland-Baltimore police officer shot a man in the leg after receiving calls he was wielding a knife.


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Major Delays on Bay Bridge After Crash

A crash caused major delays on the Bay Bridge Sunday evening.


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Memorial Day Travel Volume in DMV Expected to be Highest in a Decade

AAA expects the number of drivers traveling during the Memorial Day weekend in the D.C. area to be the highest in a decade.


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Woman Injured, Md. Road Closed After Car Strikes Pole

One woman is seriously injured after her car veered off the road and struck a telephone pole on Tuckerman Lane in Montgomery County Tuesday afternoon.


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Truck Barrels Off Overpass on I-695 in Baltimore

Two people were flown to Shock Trauma after their truck barreled off an overpass on Interstate 695 in Baltimore.


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Naval Academy Graduation, Blue Angels Expected to Cause Traffic Delays

Residents driving around in the Annapolis area this week should expect significant delays due to Naval Academy activities and graduation ceremony and Blue Angels flight practices.


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Man in Baggage Compartment of Bus Lights Cigarette, Injured in Fire

Police say a stowaway in the baggage compartment of a Greyhound bus lit a cigarette, causing the bus to catch fire while on I-95 and sending the man to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.


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Major Delays on GW Pkwy After Coca-Cola Truck Gets Stuck Under Bridge

A Coca-Cola tractor trailer has caused major delays on George Washington Parkway Tuesday afternoon after getting stuck under a bridge.