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29 min ago | Business Journal

Maryland Innovation Initiative invests $6.4M in university-linked projects

Emocha Mobile Health Inc. CEO Sebastian Seiguer. Emocha was among the startup companies to receive funding from the Maryland Innovation Initiative in fiscal 2014.


Related Topix: Johns Hopkins University, University of Maryland Baltimore, University of Maryland College Park

4 hrs ago |

Speed Limit Lowered on U.S. 1 After 3 Pedestrian Deaths

In the wake of three pedestrian deaths , including two University of Maryland students, that happened along U.S. 1/Baltimore Avenue in College Park this year, the speed limit is now lowered on the road.


Related Topix: College Park, MD, Randallstown, MD, George Washington University

7 hrs ago | ABC2 Maryland

State senator must drop Hershey-bar-like signs

A federal judge says a political candidate whose last name is Hershey must stop using campaign materials that mimic the look of the famous chocolate bar.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Chocolate

11 hrs ago | Testudo Times

Maryland football recruiting: Which defensive targets are left for the Terps in the class of 2015?

In part one of this two-part series, we took a look at Kai Locksley, Isaiah Prince and the other offensive targets still on the board for the Terps.


Related Topix: College Park, MD, Sports, NCAA Sports, University of Maryland NCAA

12 hrs ago | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers a...

Maryland fines CSX contractor in massive fish kill along northeast branch of Anacostia

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Maryland fined a CSX contractor after a construction project to expand a railroad bridge contributed to the deaths of hundreds of fish along the Northeast Branch of the Anacostia River in Prince George's County, state officials said.


15 hrs ago | ABC2 Maryland

MD's assault weapons ban argued in court

The lawsuit heard in federal court today says that Maryland's ban of certain assault style weapons and gun magazines is unconstitutional.


Related Topix: Maryland Government

Tue Jul 22, 2014

ABC2 Maryland

How did they die? Baltimore's murder test

Jones was a prostitute, but she had friends -- people who cared and were concerned.


Related Topix: Train Disaster

Washington Examiner

Coast Guard looking for hoax caller from Maryland

The U.S. Coast Guard is asking for the public's help in identifying a person who has made numerous false distress calls from southern Maryland.


Related Topix: US Coast Guard, US Military, US News

The Washington Post

Beretta to move manufacturing jobs out of Maryland, blames state gun laws

Blaming Maryland's new gun-control laws, Beretta USA said Tuesday that it is relocating its manufacturing operations from Accokeek to Tennessee, a move that will eliminate about 160 jobs in southern Prince George's County.


Related Topix: Accokeek, MD, US Governors, Martin O'Malley

The Leadership Institute

LI-trained candidate for Maryland Senate defeats incumbent

"I could not just sit back and watch tax-and-spend liberals destroy my home state of Maryland," the newly Republican-endorsed candidate for Maryland's State Senate Michael Hough said.


Related Topix: Maryland Government, US News, US Military, US Air Force, Towson University

Baltimore News

Maryland church built in 1773 destroyed by fire

Deputy State Fire Marshals say the fire at St. Paul's Episcopal Church was reported by a passer-by about 11:10 a.m. Tuesday.


Related Topix: Fire

Business Journal

Ruling on health-law subsidies raises pressure on Maryland's exchange

State Health Secretary Dr. Joshua Sharfstein, left, and the exchange's director, Carolyn Quattrocki.


Related Topix: Maryland Government

The Daily Caller

Beretta USA Announces Decision To Move Its Entire Maryland Manufacturing Capabilities To Tennessee

Beretta U.S.A. Corp., located in Accokeek, Maryland, announced today that it has decided to move its manufacturing capabilities from its existing location to a new production facility that it is building in Gallatin, Tennessee.


Related Topix: Maryland Government, Gallatin, TN, US News, Conservative Political News

WBAL-TV Baltimore

Maryland gun law debated in federal court

They are challenging the constitutionality of the state ban on semi-automatic weapons and limits on the number of rounds in magazines.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Maryland Government

The Baltimore Sun

Maryland shifts insurance policy to cover transition-related care of transgender employees

After Sailor Holobaugh, left, and his attorney Jer Welter, right, with Free State Legal, filed a discrimination claim against the state for denying health insurance coverage of Holobaugh's transition-related care, the state reversed its policy -- and now provides such care for all state employees and their dependents.


Related Topix: Transgender, Maryland Government, Health Insurance, Health, Baltimore, MD

KHOU-TV Houston

Police: Maryland parents kept autistic twin sons in basement

Police said a couple is facing imprisonment and abuse charges after their 22-year-old autistic twins were found locked in the family's basement.



Parents Charged with Keeping Adult Autistic Sons Locked in Basement at Night

Police in Maryland say a couple kept their autistic, 22-year-old twin sons locked in a basement room at night with no furniture and only a tiny window for light.


Md. parents allegedly locked up autistic twin sons

Court records show John and Janice Land are free on bond after they were charged Friday with two counts each of vulnerable adult abuse and attempted false imprisonment.


Bowie nonprofit celebrates a decade of FAME

Daniel Ross , 17, of Clinton and Peri Leighty , 13, of Silver Spring, listen to Rashida 'Tulani' Jolley, harpist, singer, songwriter & speaker; and Geno Regist, producer/songwriter/engineer from Atlanta Georgia at the music technology camp known as FAME.


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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