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Meet the Fort Meade trans women fighting the military’s ban

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FORT MEADE — The warrior creed goes leave no soldier behind. This is the mission of Fort Meade Army Reserves lawyer Deirdre Hendrick and Navy Petty Officer First Class Alice Ashton in their effort to save as many careers as ...

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Maryland site likely a hub of Native American settlement (access required)

ANNAPOLIS (AP) — Is this a case of prehistoric sprawl? County archaeologists over the past several years have uncovered centuries of Native American history at Pig Point along the Patuxent River, now they think a vast settlement surrounded the ceremonial ...

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Naval Academy reinstates celestial navigation lessons (access required)

ANNAPOLIS (AP) — The same techniques guided ancient Polynesians in the open Pacific and led Sir Ernest Shackleton to remote Antarctica, then oriented astronauts when the Apollo 12 was disabled by lightning, the techniques of celestial navigation. A glimmer of ...

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Md. woman pens murder mystery set on Eastern Shore (access required)

ANNAPOLIS — What’s worse than a marriage-ending affair? Ask Rosalie Hart. When her husband reveals his indiscretion, Hart, a Chevy Chase resident, decides to exile herself to the Eastern Shore. Hoping to start fresh in the home willed to her ...

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