11-year-old girl dies of smoke inhalation from mobile home fire in Joppa

JOPPA, Md. (AP) - Officials say an 11-year-old girl who was hospitalized following a mobile home fire in Joppa has died. Officials say the girl, who has been identified as Emma Lowry, died of injuries related to smoke inhalation. Officials say the

Pedestrian has arm amputated after car hits him in Upper Marlboro

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) - Maryland State Police say a man who was struck by a drunken driver had his arm amputated following the accident. Caylen Hayes, 21, was walking with two other people on Route 301 near Frank Tippett Road

Maryland police target drunk drivers on Super Bowl Sunday

BALTIMORE (AP) - Maryland State Police are warning Super Bowl partiers that if they want to drink, they could very well run into a DUI patrol. All of the agency's 22 barracks will fan out across the state with DUI saturation

Djokovic wins 5th Australian Open title, Murray runner-up for 4th time

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) - Novak Djokovic won his fifth Australian Open title and his eighth career Grand Slam while extending Andy Murray's misery at Melbourne Park.

Djokovic beat Murray 7-6 (5), 6-7 (4), 6-3, 6-0 in Sunday's final, relegating the Scotsman

NFL Awards: Rodgers wins MVP, Murray runs off with Offensive Player, Watt top Defensive Player

PHOENIX (AP) - Just living the dream. And looking for more.

Green Bay's Aaron Rodgers won his second MVP award Saturday night, and J.J. Watt swept away the voters the way he sweeps quarterbacks off their feet to take top defensive

Analysis: Super Bowl win by young Seahawks would be a scary prospect for NFL

PHOENIX (AP) - Here are some scary thoughts for the rest of the NFL: A win Sunday will stamp the Seahawks as one of the best teams of the Super Bowl era. And, given Seattle's makeup and philosophy, the future for

Defense falls short as No. 2 Virginia falls to No. 4 Duke

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) Justin Anderson had an easier time accepting that Virginia lost than he did how they lost. In a season when most talk about the No. 2 Cavaliers has focused on their nation's-best scoring defensive and top-rated field

Bethesda apartment fire causes $1M in damage, displaces residents

BETHESDA, Md. (WJLA) -- A 3-alarm fire early Sunday morning at the Bethesda Hill Apartments displaced 4 families and caused $1 million in damage, Montgomery County fire officials said.   Fortunately, there were no injuries from the blaze that br...

Winter Weather Advisory north of D.C., including Montgomery County

While the DC Metro area should see mostly rain and sleet, more snow will mix in to the north and west where Winter Weather Advisories are in effect from 3 PM until 8 AM Monday. A significant storm system moving through

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