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Posted Wednesday, September 2, 2015 by WLRH News

Aaron Head is Gallery Coordinator of Lowe Mill, and he has planned many fascinating exhibits for this Friday from 6 to 8 PM. WLRH's Beth Norwood talked with Aaron about the treasures that will be on view. Here is part of their conversation...

  • U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch, pictured at a July news conference in Washington, D.C., said federal and local law enforcement officials plan to meet in Detroit later this month to discuss ways to reduce violence.

    Posted Wednesday, September 2, 2015 by NPR News

    Loretta Lynch condemned the shootings of law enforcement officers in Texas and Illinois, as well as other acts of violence in recent months.

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Barbara Mikulski becomes 34th Senator to endorse the White House-backed Iran nuclear agreement.

The Maryland Democrat became the crucial 34th vote needed to sustain President Obama's expected veto should Congress pass a measure to block the agreement.

Frozen tuna lies on the ground at the Tsukiji fish market in Tokyo. The FDA recommends freezing raw fish before serving it in sushi as a way to keep it free of parasites. But as a recent outbreak of <em>Salmonell</em>a in the U.S. highlights, freezing doesn't guarantee that raw sushi fish is pathogen-free.

Freezing is usually considered a way to make raw fish safer. But a recent outbreak of Salmonella in frozen, raw tuna used in sushi across the U.S. highlights the limits of the food-safety technique.

Baltimore police officers — top row from left, Caesar R. Goodson Jr., Garrett E. Miller and Edward M. Nero, and bottom row from left, William G. Porter, Brian W. Rice and Alicia D. White — were charged with felonies ranging from assault to murder in the police-custody death of Freddie Gray.

Six police officers are charged in the arrest and death of Gray, who died of injuries suffered while in custody. A judge is considering a motion to dismiss the case.

Sen. Bob Corker (center, standing) speaks with fellow Republican senators before a hearing on the Iran nuclear agreement. Corker opposes the deal, but was among the architects of rules that make it hard to stop the agreement.

When Congress votes on the deal this month, it will be considered under rules that favor the president, even if his opponents gain a majority.

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