'One of America's giants': NY lowers flags to honor McCain

New York is honoring Sen. John McCain by lowering flags on all state government buildings to half-staff
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'Real hero': Crowds brave Arizona heat to honor John McCain

Hundreds of people have paid their respects to U.S. Sen. John McCain after standing for hours in the Arizona heat
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2 dead in wreck on Maryland road with deadly history

Two people have died in motor vehicle accident on a deadly stretch of road in Maryland
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4 blue states sue Washington over GOP tax overhaul

New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Maryland are suing the federal government over the Republican-led tax overhaul
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4 dead, including suspect, after Maryland warehouse shooting

Maryland warehouse shooting: three people killed in shooting at distribution center and a fourth person, the female suspect, died after shooting herself in the head
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9 plead guilty in Maryland prison conspiracy

Maryland authorities say nine people, including a former correctional officer, have pleaded guilty in a bribery conspiracy at a state prison
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A life of courage, politics came down to 1 vote for McCain

A lifetime of courage, contradictions and contrarianism for John McCain came down to vote, in the middle of the night, in the twilight of his career
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A look at Confederate monuments removed across the US

Protesters at North Carolina's flagship university toppled a Confederate statue in the heart of campus that's long been a subject of debate
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Abortion rights to be proposed for Maryland's constitution

A leading Maryland lawmaker says he will introduce a constitutional amendment next year to protect abortion rights
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After cascade of criticism, Trump honors McCain's service

Under pressure, Trump breaks his near-silence to tersely recognize McCain's "service to our country"
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After church service, McCain to depart Arizona for last time

The celebration of Sen. John McCain's life as a former prisoner of war and maverick politician enters a second day with a church service and a military salute before his casket departs his adopted state of Arizona for the U.S. Capitol
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After criticism, Trump honors McCain's service to country

Trump breaks his near-silence to recognize McCain's "service to our country"
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Annapolis to hold benefit concert for 5 slain at newspaper

The city of Annapolis will hold a benefit concert featuring Maryland-based rockers Good Charlotte to honor the five Capital Gazette employees killed in an attack in their newsroom
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Anne Arundel County considering 'no-discharge zones'

Anne Arundel County is considering a resolution that would prohibit boaters from letting treated waste flow into area waterways.
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Anne Arundel health officials warn of rabid fox

Anne Arundel County health officials are seeking anyone who may have come into contact with a rabid fox in Jessup, Maryland
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Appearance canceled for man charged with newsroom killings

A court appearance has been canceled for man charged with killing five people in The Capital newsroom in Annapolis, Maryland
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Attorney general seeks to preserve cross-shaped memorial

Maryland's attorney general is asking the US Supreme Court to preserve a cross-shaped memorial on public land which serves to honor the men killed in World War I
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Attorney weighs insanity defense in newspaper shooting

An attorney for a man charged with killing five people at The Capital newsroom has asked a Maryland court for more time to consider an insanity defense for his client
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Baltimore chalk artist memorializes Capital Gazette victims

Before Madonnari Arts Festival, chalk artist memorializes Capital Gazette victims in Little Italy
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Black candidates win primaries for governor in 3 states

Three black candidates will be on the ballot for governor in November, after surviving Democratic primaries in Georgia, Florida and Maryland
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Body of girl, 12, found in water at Maryland state park

The body of a 12-year-old girl has been found in the water at a Maryland state park
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Candidates in Maryland governor's race agree on a debate

Republican Gov. Larry Hogan and Democrat Ben Jealous have agreed on a televised debate
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Capital Gazette writer McNamara 'always fair in his writing'

Capital Gazette sports reporter John McNamara, one of five newspaper employees shot and killed in Annapolis, was remembered for love of sports
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Capital staffer remembered as 'smart, beautiful, talented'

Capital Gazette staffer Rebecca Smith is remembered as sweet and quiet, a good person with a beautiful smile
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Concert honors 5 slain at Maryland newspaper

A benefit concert for the five Capital Gazette employees killed in an attack in their newsroom last month has started in Annapolis, Maryland
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Condo spends $2,500 on DNA kits to solve dog poop mysteries

Fed up with animal poop being left around, board members at a Maryland condominium complex are now relying on DNA samples to police unscooped feces
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Correction: Exchange-Dartmouth-Native American Program story

Correction: Exchange-Dartmouth-Native American Program Director story
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Dartmouth names new director of Native American Program

In her new role, Sarah Palacios is tasked with building a community of academic and emotional support
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Democrat Ben Jealous struggles in blue Maryland

Democrat Ben Jealous struggles in governor's race in blue Maryland
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Disabled war vets to try high-performance racing in Vermont

A Vermont racing track is hosting a training program designed to give disabled military veterans a chance to race
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Editor calls Capital-Gazette victims 'friends of the people'

The editor of The Washington Post says the five Capital Gazette employees killed in their newsroom last month were "friends of the people," and "not one of them deserved to be seen as an enemy."
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Ex-US Naval Academy professor files appeal over his firing

A fired U.S. Naval Academy professor has appealed his dismissal and accused the college of trying to silence his public criticism of it
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Family, friends say final goodbye to McCain

A horse-drawn caisson carrying his casket, McCain buried Sunday at Naval Academy alongside a longtime friend
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Federal team in Maryland evaluating election system

A Maryland official says a U.S. Department of Homeland Security team is in the state this week to evaluate Maryland's election system
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Fishing gear loaned from libraries generates reel interest

Anne Arundel pilot project to loan fishing gear from libraries generates reel interest
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Flags lowered in honor of police officer who died on duty

Flags are being lowered in Maryland to honor a police officer who died in the line of duty
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For McCain, a cross-country farewell from public, presidents

Two former presidents are to speak at John McCain's service and the late senator will lie in state in both the nation's capital and Arizona
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For McCain, a cross-country funeral procession in the works

Two former presidents are to speak at John McCain's service and the late senator will lie in state in both the nation's capital and Arizona
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For McCain, a life of courage, politics came down to 1 vote

For John McCain, a lifetime of courage, contradictions and contrarianism came down to one vote, in the middle of the night, in the twilight of his career
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Former White House spokesman donates to newspaper fundraiser

Former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci has donated to a fundraiser to support the Capital Gazette shooting victims
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Friends call John McCain hero, maverick at Arizona funeral

A former vice president, an NFL star and other friends remembered Sen. John McCain as "a true American hero" as well as a terrible driver with a wicked sense of humor
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Good Charlotte to headline benefit concert for 5 slain

The city of Annapolis will hold a benefit concert featuring Maryland-bred rockers Good Charlotte to honor the five Capital Gazette employees killed in an attack in their newsroom
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Governor orders all flags in state lowered for John McCain

Ohio's governor has ordered flags at public buildings and grounds in the state be flown at half-staff to honor the life and service of the late John McCain
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Grand jury indicts man accused of killing 5 in newsroom

A grand jury has leveled 23 charges against a man accused of killing five people in a mass shooting at a Maryland newsroom
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Grand jury indicts Maryland newspaper shooting suspect

A grand jury has leveled 23 charges against a man accused of killing five people in a mass shooting at a Maryland newspaper office, a prosecutor announced Friday
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Grocery store security guard grazed by bullet in Maryland

Police say a grocery store security guard was grazed by a bullet in Maryland
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Group asks Naval Academy to reinstate fired professor

An organization representing professors has urged the U.S. Naval Academy to rescind the firing of a tenured professor who was often critical of the school
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Hearing scheduled in Capital Gazette shootings case

A court hearing has been scheduled in the Capital Gazette shootings case
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Hogan and Jealous tout endorsements in governor's race

Maryland's Republican Gov. Larry Hogan and his Democratic opponent Ben Jealous are announcing endorsements they have received in the battleground of Baltimore County
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Hogan announces federal funding for Maryland crime victims

Gov. Larry Hogan's administration is making up to $78 million in federal funding available for victims of crime
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