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The Daily Record News Quiz: August 22 – 26

Have you been keeping up with The Daily Record’s news this week? Take our 10-question weekly news quiz in this fun, interactive feature. Leave a comment below and tell us how many questions you got right!

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Top 5: ‘I thought it was an explosion’

Maryland endured an earthquake this week, and is getting ready for a hurricane. And all just days before the city of Baltimore is set to host its inaugural Grand Prix. See what stories made the top 5 this week. 1. ...

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Week in review – 8/26/11: Quake shakes Maryland without much harm

Quake shakes Md. without much harm A 5.8 magnitude earthquake sent office workers streaming onto the streets of Baltimore and other Maryland cities Tuesday afternoon. Many businesses closed early, snarling traffic. Inspectors checked buildings without finding much damage. Aftershocks also centered ...

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Earthquake shows difficulty of evacuation from D.C.

WASHINGTON — The nation’s capital has prepared for emergencies with sleek communication systems, intelligence fusion centers and chemical detection centers at train stations. But what showed during the 5.8-magnitude quake that shook much of the East Coast on Tuesday was ...

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Prince George’s schools being assessed after quake

UPPER MARLBORO — Prince George’s County officials say 32 schools will remain closed for ongoing structural assessments following the East Coast earthquake. Officials say that after an initial review, the 32 schools were determined to require further review and will ...

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With exceptions, engineers find quake didn’t do much damage

The earthquake shook M&T Bank Stadium just before 2 p.m. Tuesday, and by that night Rafael Sabelli was in the air, on a red eye flight from San Francisco to Baltimore. With a thick stack of schematics under his arm, ...

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Structural engineers examine M&T Bank Stadium for quake damage

Structural engineers — including a seismic expert from San Francisco — inspected M&T Bank Stadium Wednesday morning looking for any damage that Tuesday's earthquake may have caused. The Daily Record was with them as they examined the concrete, steel, brick and other parts of the structure, ensuring it was safe for fans at Thursday night's Ravens game vs. the Washington Redskins.

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