Montgomery County

Frick opts out of House contest, launches campaign for Montgomery County executive

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Frick opts out of House contest, launches campaign for Montgomery County executive


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Laura Wallen Murder: Read Chilling Police Account, Tyler Tessier Told Friend ‘Just Trying To Clean Up A Mess’

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Laura Wallen Murder: Read Chilling Police Account, Tyler Tessier Told Friend ‘Just Trying To Clean Up A Mess’


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Two Maryland children went missing in 2014. Their mom just got charged with murder.

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Two Maryland children went missing in 2014. Their mom just got charged with murder.


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Hogan renames Intercounty Connector in honor of Ehrlich

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Hogan renames Intercounty Connector in honor of Ehrlich


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Suspects steal more than 30 weapons from Maryland gun store

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Suspects steal more than 30 weapons from Maryland gun store


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Judge Rules Bill Cosby Jury Will Come from Outside Montgomery County, Pa. and Will be Sequestered

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Judge Rules Bill Cosby Jury Will Come from Outside Montgomery County, Pa. and Will be Sequestered


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Md. man sentenced to 50 years in prison in child abuse death of 10-week-old girl

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Md. man sentenced to 50 years in prison in child abuse death of 10-week-old girl


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  • Man charged in death of pregnant girlfriend unlikely to face additional charges for unborn child
    Man charged in death of pregnant girlfriend unlikely to face additional charges for unborn child

    , baltimoresun.com

    Laura Wallen was pregnant when police say her boyfriend killed her over Labor Day weekend, and buried her body in a shallow grave on a Montgomery County farm. Tyler Tessier, 32, has been charged with first-degree murder in her death. But Montgomery County State’s Attorney John McCarthy said it’s “highly unlikely” Tessier will face additional homicide charges for the death of the unborn child
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Politics & Government

  • Montgomery County Council passes $15 minimum wage for most businesses
    Montgomery County Council passes $15 minimum wage for most businesses

    , washingtonpost.com

    Legislation to raise Montgomery County’s minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2020 passed the County Council on a 5-to-4 vote Tuesday, but it is unclear whether County Executive Isiah Leggett (D) will allow the measure to become law. The affluent county of about 1 million would be the first jurisdiction in Maryland — and the second in the Washington area after the District — to adopt a $15 hourly
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Business

  • Rebel pension results boost the case for index funds
    Rebel pension results boost the case for index funds

    , philly.com

    Why don't they just put it all in index funds? That's not enough to cure Pennsylvania's public worker pension finance troubles. But new data reinforce the suggestion: It could help. The largest of the state's 3,000 state and local plans — such as the $40 billion Public School Employees' Retirement System, the $25 billion State Employees Retirement System, and the $5 billion Philadelphia system — face similar challenges: Each has
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Health

  • Experimental Vaccines Offer Promise in War on Malaria
    Experimental Vaccines Offer Promise in War on Malaria

    , voanews.com

    WASHINGTON — Two vaccine candidates have been shown to be effective — in one case, 100 percent effective — in preventing malaria. The biotech firm Sanaria Inc. of Rockville, Maryland, developed the vaccines. They prime the immune system against the malaria parasite by introducing live but weakened sporozoites — the earliest spore stage of the parasite — which infected mosquitoes inject into the body, beginning the cycle of disease. In
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Law & Crime

  • Melania Trump appears in court for her lawsuit
    Melania Trump appears in court for her lawsuit

    , grandforksherald.com

    LOS ANGELES - Melania Trump, the incoming first lady, appeared at a court hearing on Monday in her defamation lawsuit against the Daily Mail and a Maryland blogger. The hearing in Rockville, Maryland was a scheduling conference, according to a statement from her attorney, but her case is unusual in that presidential candidates and their spouses rarely pursue libel lawsuits in the heat of a campaign. "Mrs. Trump was not
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Life & Style

  • Maryland Boyfriend Accused of Murdering Pregnant Girlfriend Was Engaged to Another Woman: Police
    Maryland Boyfriend Accused of Murdering Pregnant Girlfriend Was Engaged to Another Woman: Police

    , people.com

    On Wednesday, Tyler Tessier, 32, of Damascus, was arrested and charged with first-degree murder in the death of Laura Wallen, 31, according to a statement from Montgomery County Police. Wallen, a popular 31-year-old high school teacher from Olney, Maryland, was four months pregnant when her body was found in a shallow grave in Damascus on Wednesday, more than a week after she was reported missing, Chief Tom Manger said during a Wednesday news conference
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