BC-MD--Greater Mid-Atlantic News Advisory 8:30 am, MD
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TODAY’S TOP STORIES
ELECTION 2018-NORTH CAROLINA
RALEIGH, N.C. _ Attorneys for the candidates in the country’s last undecided congressional election marred by allegations of ballot fraud are expected to lay out how they think North Carolina’s elections board should decide whether to declare a winner or order a new contest. By Emery P. Dalesio.
_ FATHER-SON PARATROOPERS: A U.S. Army master sergeant has enjoyed what he calls the highlight of his military career by joining his son in a jump with the 82nd Airborne Division.
_ BLACK COYOTES: Three rare black coyotes were among the nearly 150 coyotes killed during a massive hunting tournament near Charlotte, North Carolina.
_ TRANSPORTATION SAFETY AWARDS: The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles Highway Safety Office is accepting nominations for awards given to people and organizations for efforts aimed at changing behaviors that lead to crashes, injuries and fatalities.
BALTIMORE _ A Baltimore detective who led a double life as a drug gang protector and thief is sentenced in federal court. By David McFadden.
XGR--LABOR DAY-SCHOOLS DEBATE
ANNAPOLIS, Md. _ A vote is near on a measure to enable local school boards in Maryland to decide when public schools start. SENT: 130 words. Will be updated.
BALTIMORE— Under Armour Inc. (UAA) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $4.2 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. SENT: 200 words, photo.
_ FLU DEATHS: Delaware state health officials say the flu has killed 11 residents so far this season and hundreds of more have been hospitalized.
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