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Baby left in truck in Md. rescued after dad realizes mistake (access required)

SILVER SPRING — Authorities say a 6-month-old baby left for hours in a truck parked at a Metro station in Maryland was rescued after his father realized his mistake. Metro spokesman Dan Stessel says the father parked at the Forest ...

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Prince George’s jury awards $15.6M in birth injury case (access required)

Julia Arfaa and Ruslan Kondratyuk

A Prince George’s County jury has awarded more than $15.6 million to the family of an 11-year-old girl who was born with severe brain damage as a result of botched prenatal care at Prince George’s Hospital Center.

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National Zoo attempts to impregnate giant panda

WASHINGTON — An expert from China and scientists at the National Zoo are attempting to artificially inseminate the zoo’s female giant panda Mei Xiang. Zoo officials say the procedure was conducted Sunday night after scientists determined the zoo’s panda couple ...

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Appeals court upholds $3.6M medical malpractice verdict (access required)

An appeals court has upheld a $3.6 million verdict for a 9-year-old boy who suffered brain damage because doctors were too slow to perform a Caesarean section when his mother suffered complications 26 weeks into her pregnancy. The Court of ...

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Authorities: Abortion doctors charged with murder

WASHINGTON — Two out-of-state doctors who traveled to Maryland to perform late-term abortions have been arrested and charged with multiple counts of murder under the state’s viable fetus law, authorities said. Dr. Steven Brigham, of Voorhees, N.J., was taken into ...

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