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Remains of schooner raised from Lake Champlain back to Navy
FrederickNewsPost.com / Wed, 01 Jul 2015 02:00:00 -0400
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The remains of a Revolutionary War battleship that burned and sank as the Americans and British struggled for control of Lake Champlain will be in the hands of the U.S. Navy in

Saturday mobile home fire remains under investigation
StarDem.com / Wed, 01 Jul 2015 03:30:00 -0400
DENTON — A Saturday mobile home fire at 26365 Burrsville Road Lot H in Denton remains under investigation by the Office of the State Fire Marshal after the home was destroyed.

Bay Bridge toll cuts effective today
StarDem.com / Wed, 01 Jul 2015 05:00:00 -0400
STEVENSVILLE — As of today, Wednesday, July 1, it costs less to cross the Bay Bridge.

Police replace soldiers on security duty in big Rio slum
FrederickNewsPost.com / Wed, 01 Jul 2015 02:00:00 -0400
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Police in Rio de Janeiro have finished replacing more than 2,000 soldiers who have been stationed in the Mare complex of shantytowns to improve security and drive out the drug ga

Winds blow smoke from forest fires in Canada into Midwest
FrederickNewsPost.com / Wed, 01 Jul 2015 02:00:00 -0400
DES MOINES, Iowa — A haze blanketed much of the Midwest on Tuesday as strong winds carried smoke from forest fires in Canada thousands of miles to the south, prompting health warnings in at least two

France, UK issue heat warnings as high temps hit Europe
FrederickNewsPost.com / Wed, 01 Jul 2015 02:00:00 -0400
LISBON, Portugal — A mass of hot air moving north from Africa is bringing unusually hot weather to Western Europe, with France the next in line for a scorching day.

Spain: ‘Gag Law’ greeted with protests from critics
FrederickNewsPost.com / Wed, 01 Jul 2015 02:00:00 -0400
MADRID (AP) — Thousands of protesters rallied Tuesday against a new Spanish public security law nicknamed the "gag law" before it went into effect at midnight, slamming it as legalized muzzling of fre

French soldiers accused of sexual abuse of minors in Africa
FrederickNewsPost.com / Wed, 01 Jul 2015 02:00:00 -0400
PARIS (AP) — Two French soldiers serving in the African country of Burkina Faso are being suspended over accusations of sexual abuse of minors, authorities said Tuesday.

Record number of Marylanders to go by car over holiday weekend
StarDem.com / Wed, 01 Jul 2015 05:00:00 -0400
STEVENSVILLE — Marylanders are expected to hit the road in record numbers over the long July 4 holiday weekend, according to AAA Mid-Atlantic.

Remains of schooner raised from Lake Champlain back to Navy
FrederickNewsPost.com / Wed, 01 Jul 2015 02:00:00 -0400
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The remains of a Revolutionary War battleship that burned and sank as the Americans and British struggled for control of Lake Champlain will be in the hands of the U.S. Navy in

Traffic, parking restrictions announced for fireworks display
StarDem.com / Wed, 01 Jul 2015 03:30:00 -0400
EASTON — The Easton Police Department is alerting motorists, businesses and residents to a change in traffic flow and parking restrictions on Saturday, July 4, or in the event of rain, Sunday, July 5.

Zeigler honored for 50 years of service to the arts
StarDem.com / Wed, 01 Jul 2015 03:30:00 -0400
ST. MICHAELS — Local artists and members of the community recently helped to celebrate M. Joyce Zeigler, 81, of Ridgely, for her service to the arts and humanities for the past 50 years.

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