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Hong Kong police arrest key protesters
FrederickNewsPost.com / Thu, 27 Nov 2014 02:00:00 -0500
HONG KONG (AP) — Police arrested key student leaders as they cleared the most volatile of Hong Kong’s three pro-democracy protest camps Wednesday, dealing a blow to the 2-month-old movement in the for

Ferguson protests dwindle as businesses regroup
StarDem.com / Thu, 27 Nov 2014 10:40:00 -0500
ST. LOUIS (AP) — As demonstrations in California heated up overnight, the robust protests in Ferguson dwindled in size and severity as Thanksgiving approached, a change from the days immediately follo

Kirk Cousins, still Redskins’ No. 3 quarterback, says he has not lost confidence
WashingtonTimes.com / Thu, 27 Nov 2014 09:35:32 -0500

When Redskins coach Jay Gruden announced Wednesday that he would be benching quarterback Robert Griffin III, he did so with one interesting caveat.

Griffin, the 24-year-old former Heisman Trophy winner, was demoted only to the backup job, the No. 2 spot on Washington's quarterback depth chart. So despite his woefully ...


Wake Forest rolls past Mount
FrederickNewsPost.com / Fri, 28 Nov 2014 02:00:00 -0500
Codi Miller-McIntyre had 11 points, eight rebounds and seven assists for Wake Forest, which went on a 13-0 run early in the first half and never looked back, beating Mount St. Mary’s 83-49 Wednesday i

Program keeps homes warm for less
FrederickNewsPost.com / Fri, 28 Nov 2014 02:00:00 -0500
Editor’s note: During the two weeks of the Unity Campaign for Frederick County, The News-Post is profiling people who have been helped by the organizations that will benefit from the campaign.

Marion Barry tribute schedule announced
WashingtonTimes.com / Wed, 26 Nov 2014 20:38:11 -0500

Former D.C. Mayor Marion Barry will lie in repose for 24 hours at the District's city hall beginning Dec. 4, kicking off a three-day series of remembrance services in his honor.

The events will culminate with a public viewing and memorial service at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on ...


New ideas for expanding sidewalk cafes emerge
FrederickNewsPost.com / Fri, 28 Nov 2014 02:00:00 -0500
The Downtown Frederick Partnership wants to bring more buzz to city streets.

Caroline volunteers bring Thanksgiving joy to families in need
StarDem.com / Thu, 27 Nov 2014 14:00:00 -0500
DENTON — More 100 neighbors, friends, law enforcement officers and firefighters from Caroline County came together early Thanksgiving morning, Nov. 27, to bring holiday joy to almost 1,200 Caroline fa

Ferrara’s field goal gives Calvert Hall 25-22 win in 95th Turkey Bowl
BaltimoreSun.com / Thu, 27 Nov 2014 15:23:00 EST
Peter Ferrara wasn't thinking about the two extra points he missed earlier in the game, or the gravity of attempting the potential game-winning field goal.

Nobel Prize for DNA discovery going to auction
StarDem.com / Thu, 27 Nov 2014 03:30:00 -0500
NEW YORK (AP) — The 1962 Nobel Prize James Watson won for his role in the discovery of the structure of DNA is going on the auction block.

No update from city on Asiana code violations
FrederickNewsPost.com / Thu, 27 Nov 2014 02:00:00 -0500
City of Frederick staff could not be reached Wednesday to give an update on the open violations for the old Asiana building in downtown Frederick.

Tree Lighting Ceremony set Dec. 3
StarDem.com / Fri, 28 Nov 2014 03:30:00 -0500
CENTREVILLE — Residents are invited to gather at the Court House Square for the town’s third annual Tree Lighting Ceremony at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 3. Harmony on the Bay will provide caroling. San

Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs returns to practice on Thanksgiving
BaltimoreSun.com / Thu, 27 Nov 2014 15:11:00 EST
Ravens outside linebacker Terrell Suggs returned to practice Thursday after being sidelined for one day with a minor foot injury. He participated fully.

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