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Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski talks to his team during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Connecticut, Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. Duke won 66-56. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
Jones scores 21 to lead No. 2 Duke over UConnJones scores 21, freshmen lead the way as No. 2 Duke beat Connecticut 66-56
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8 children killed in home in northern AustraliaPolice say 8 children have been killed in a home in northern Australia
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Tennessee Titans cornerback Coty Sensabaugh, bottom, breaks up a pass intended for Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Marqise Lee (11) during the first half of an NFL football game in Jacksonville, Fla., Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)
Titans cling to 10-7 lead over Jaguars at halftimeTitans score early and lead 10-7 over Jaguars at halftime of last Thursday night game
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Sam Nazarian, center, attends a meeting of the Nevada Gaming Commission Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, in Las Vegas. Nazarian, a 10 percent owner of the SLS Las Vegas hotel and casino, appears before the commission seeking a gaming license. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Contrite Vegas hotelier wins gambling licenseVegas hotelier receives gambling license after heavy scrutiny of past drug use, business ties
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FILE - This undated file product image provided by Unilever shows Hellmann's real mayonnaise. Hellman's mayonnaise maker Unilever says that it has withdrawn its lawsuit against the maker of "Just Mayo."  Unilever had filed suit against Hampton Creek earlier this year claiming false advertising for Just Mayo, an eggless product.  (AP Photo/Unilever, File)
Hellmann's maker Unilever drops suit over 'Just Mayo'Hellmann's maker Unilever drops lawsuit against maker of eggless spread 'Just Mayo'
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In this undated photo provided by the Sarraff family shows Rolando Sarraff Trujillo in an unknown location. After the speeches on Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014 by Presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro, the Villa Marista prison staff in Cuba told the Sarraff family that Rolando had been freed at dawn and they didn't know where he was. Before his downfall, Sarraff a U.S. spy in Cuba, helped the U.S. crack the "Wasp Network," in Florida, a Cuban spy ring that included members of the Cuban Five, the last three of whom were released in exchange for the Cuban spy. (AP Photo/Courtesy Sarraff family)
Spy's parents search for son after Cuba-US dealConvicted spy's parents searching for son after Cuba-US relations breakthrough
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014 file photo, Dallas Mavericks guard Jameer Nelson (14) plays in the first half of an NBA basketball game in Memphis, Tenn. The Celtics traded point guard Rajon Rondo to Dallas on Thursday night, Dec. 18, 2014. The Celtics will send Rondo and forward Dwight Powell to Dallas for Jae Crowder, Brandan Wright, Jameer Nelson and two draft picks, according to a person with knowledge of the deal. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill, File)
Celtics trade Rondo to MavericksCeltics trade Rondo, last remnant of New Big 3, to Dallas for 3 players, 2 picks
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This Sept. 8, 2010 publicity photo released by Comedy Central shows host Stephen Colbert appears on "The Colbert Report," in New York.  "The Colbert Report" will end on Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, after nine seasons. (AP Photo/Comedy Central, Scott Gries)
10 Things to Know for Friday10 Things to Know for Friday
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Joseph Smith, attorney for one of two 12-year-old defendants, sits in a courtroom at the county court in Waukesha, Wis. on Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014 during the trial for two 12-year-old girls accused of stabbing another girl in May 2014. The two girls told detectives the attack was an attempt to please Slenderman, a fictional character they found on a horror website. (AP Photo/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, Michael Sears)
Judge: Slender Man stabbing defendants competentJudge rules 2 Wisconsin girls competent to stand trial in Slender Man stabbing
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  • Md., 6 other states have bans on atheists holding office

    Some freedom-from-religion advocates are pressing Maryland and six other states to remove provisions from their state constitutions prohibiting people who don't believe in God from holding public office. The Openly Secular coalition, based in Columbus, Ohio, says the other states are Arkansas, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas. Baltimore News, Thu, Dec 18 2014 @ 02:26 PM
  • Homes, Buildings Evacuated After Silver Spring Gas Leak

    Washington Gas was working on installing water lines when they struck a 3-inch Washington Gas plastic main with a back hoe on the 600 block of Thayer Ave. The gas company stopped the leak at about 1:18 p.m. and has the gas line under control. Residents in the area are now allowed back in their homes. CBS Local, Thu, Dec 18 2014 @ 02:52 PM
  • Silver Spring man charged with Rockville stabbings

    Police have arrested a Silver Spring man in connection with a double stabbing outside of the Rockville Metro station Monday . Reginald Cooper. Gazette.net, Thu, Dec 18 2014 @ 07:58 PM
  • Maryland's Montgomery County Enacts Ban-the-Box Legislation

    On November 10, 2014, the County Executive of Montgomery County, Maryland, Isiah Leggett, signed county-wide ban-the-box legislation passed by the County Council on October 28, 2014 . The Act amends the County's Human Rights and Civil Liberties Act by adding a new article titled the "Fair Criminal Record Screening Standards Act." JD Supra, Thu, Dec 18 2014 @ 07:45 PM
  • Maryland police shoot 15 civilians, but the only cop prosecuted is the one who killed a puppy

    In an article dated July 2013, I described how police in Montgomery County Maryland, a D.C. Suburb, shot 14 individuals and killed 9 over the prior three years . This included killing a man with an ice pick, killing a man threatening suicide and killing a robbery suspect after a hostage escaped. OpEdNews, Wed, Dec 17 2014 @ 01:25 PM
  • Roundtable Discussion Held in Frederick on Transportation Needs

    Commuter transportation was the focus of a meeting that U.S. Rep. John Delaney held with elected officials from Frederick and Montgomery Counties today at the Frederick Chamber of Commerce. The agenda included Interstate 270, the Marc Rail expansion, and the Corridor Cities Transitway. WFMD-AM Frederick, Thu, Dec 18 2014 @ 04:00 PM
  • Gross 'Kept the Faith' While Imprisoned in Cuba

    A PHOTO: From left: Congressman Chris Van Hollen of Maryland, Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona, Montgomery County resident Alan Gross, and Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont in the airport in Cuba Dec. 17 after Gross was freed from prison. Courtesy of Rep. Van Hollen's office. Patch.com, Thu, Dec 18 2014 @ 03:55 PM
  • Retiring from banking but not walking away from community

    As the year draws to a close, so does Thomas Murphy's banking career. He's stepping down as president of community banking at EagleBank effective Dec. 31. "I don't know how I can walk away," said Murphy. Business Journal, Thu, Dec 18 2014 @ 03:32 PM
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