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Parallel Parking Removed from Maryland Driver’s Test

Hopeful motorists taking the Maryland driver’s license test will no longer have to parallel park to hit the open road.


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Washington, D.C. is America’s Coolest City

Forbes believes Washington, D.C. is the coolest city in America.


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Kid-Friendly Easter Events in Washington, D.C.

If you weren’t one of the lucky ones to get picked for the White House Easter Egg Roll this year, don’t worry. There are plenty more Easter events that you and the family can attend this weekend.



Maryland Women’s Basketball Team Has Championship Dreams

The University of Maryland Women’s basketball team is headed back to the Final Four for the first time since 2006.


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Maryland House Passes Medical Marijuana Bill

The Maryland House of Delegates has passed by a wide margin a measure to make the state’s medical marijuana law effective.


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Armed Man Gets Away Following Shootout With Police in Md.

Police are searching for an armed man who they say opened fire on troopers during a traffic stop late Wednesday night in Easton.


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Study: Va. Weddings Cost 20 Percent Less Than D.C. Weddings

According to a new survey from and, Virginia weddings cost, on average, 20 percent less than D.C. weddings and 8 percent less than Maryland weddings.


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Marylanders Last Longer in Bedroom Than D.C. and Virginia Residents

The average length of a sexual encounter is about a minute longer in Maryland than in neighboring Washington, D.C. and Virginia, according to a mobile app that tracks sexuality activity in the bedroom.



Live Broadcast to Help Families Affected by Md. Fire

DJ Flexx and WPGC will broadcast live from 2p-6p Monday January 13 at the Safeway located at 20211 Goshen Road in Gaithersburg, Maryland. Donations will be accepted for the families by the Women Who Care Ministries.


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Local 12-Year-Old Raps On Stage With Jay Z

At 12-years-old, Justin has already achieved one of the biggest goals of his life: singing on stage with Jay Z. The boy, who is from Maryland, attended the January 5 Greensboro date of Jay Z’s Magna Carter World Tour and got the chance of a lifetime to rap next to HOV.