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Man murdered near Deanwood Metro

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department's Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide that occurred in the 4700 block of Minnesota Avenue NE last night.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Washington Blade

HISTORIC: Obama signs executive order barring anti-LGBT job bias

President Barack Obama signed an executive order barring anti-LGBT workplace discrimination among federal contractors on Monday.

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Related Topix: Employment / Labor Law, US Politics, Barack Obama, Gay/Lesbian, Transgender

JD Supra

Proposed 'Buy American' Regulations Complicate Doing Business with the State of Maryland

On July 11, 2014, the Maryland Board of Public Works issued a Notice of Proposed Action that proposed new regulations concerning the preference for American-manufactured goods on most public contracts.

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Related Topix: Maryland Government

WBAL-TV Baltimore

Kacy Catanzaro talks 'Ninja Warrior' skills, Towson

A tiny Towson University alum is getting a lot of attention for her role on "American Ninja Warrior."

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Related Topix: Towson University, Life, Food, Chocolate, Entertainment

The Baltimore Sun

Standing up for children [Editorial]

Our view: Plan by Catholic Charities to house 50 immigrant youngsters at Timonium's St. Vincent's Villa deserves the community's support Another proposal to house undocumented children in Maryland and another shameful response.

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Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Carroll County, MD, Westminster, MD, Baltimore County, MD, Opinion

CBS Local

Md. Gun Law Helping Reduce Fatal Shootings, Supporter Says

With a federal court hearing looming, a supporter of Maryland's 2013 gun-control law says there are early indications it's helping to reduce fatal shootings.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Maryland Government

WBOC-TV Salisbury

Talbot County DUI Crackdown Leads to Three Arrests

EASTON , Md.- Two motorists were arrested for DUI and a third was charged with possession of illicit drugs following a weekend crackdown on drunk driving in Talbot County.

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WTOP-FM Washington

Casino building plan comes before Prince George's Co. Council

If you drive by the future site of MGM National Harbor, you'll see that some ground work has already begun, but what you won't see is actual construction taking place.

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Agri Marketing

GrowLife Launches Nationwide Expansion, Backed With Strategic Partnership And Growth Capital

GROWLIFE LAUNCHES NATIONWIDE EXPANSION, BACKED WITH STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP AND GROWTH CAPITAL Jul. 21, 2014 Source: GrowLife news release GrowLife, Inc. aims to become the nation's largest cultivation facility service provider for organics, greens and plant-based medicines.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

Sun Jul 20, 2014

WUSA-TV Washington

Simulated service underway on the Silver Line

A big step for Metro's new Silver line which is currently the biggest transit construction project in the United States.

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Baltimore News

Md. officials find body of missing boater

Officials say they've found the body of a 76-year-old man who went out rowing on the Eastern Shore and didn't come back.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

State mortgage program cuts rates in Western Md.

The Herald-Mail of Hagerstown reports the Maryland Mortgage Program will lower rates by a quarter percent for homes in Allegany, Frederick, Garrett and Washington counties.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

The Baltimore Sun

Who's in charge? [Commentary]

Back when Robert Ehrlich was governor of Maryland, I was interviewing men newly committed to state prison and suspected of gang affiliations.

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Related Topix: Prison, Bob Ehrlich, US Governors, State Prisons, Opinion

Seeking Alpha

Hamilton Bancorp: Undiscovered Gem With An Exit Strategy - Target Price: $21

Hamilton Bancorp is a Baltimore-area bank with $300mm assets and 5 branches. It provides a range of banking services primarily to small and middle-market businesses and middle-income individuals.

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Related Topix: Fairmount (Baltimore, MD), Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Daily Record

Ethan Dellinger | Silverstein & Ostovitz, LLC

The Howard County Bar Association has selected Ethan Dellinger , associate of Maryland family law firm Silverstein & Ostovitz, LLC , to receive one of its two 2014 president's awards.

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CBS Local

The Chief Judge's First Year

Maryland's top court is "right on target" to achieve its goal of deciding by Aug. 31 all of the 127 cases it has heard since its term started in September, Court of Appeals Chief Judge Mary Ellen Barbera said.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law

The Washington Post

Kelly: Maryland and Virginia hosted thousands of German POWs during World War II

My parents moved from the District to Washington Grove in 1949. They were told by the old timers that there had been a World War II POW camp in a field by the train tracks.

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Related Topix: Washington Grove, MD, Prison, Austin Peay State University, Fort Meade, US Military, US Army, Fort Meade, MD

WBAL-TV Baltimore

Campers learn to speak Chinese in 3 weeks

Dozens of Maryland elementary and middle school students spent the better part of their summer learning how to speak Chinese -- in just three weeks.

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Related Topix: Education Etc.

Baltimore News

Eastern Shore now connected to Md. radio system

There are 11 state agencies and three federal law enforcement agencies operating on the system.

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Big News Network.com

Steak n Shake entering into Maryland with 10 planned locations

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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Related Topix: Millersville, MD

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