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3 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Maryland Republican gubernatorial candidate Larry Hogan on Tuesday unveiled a new Web ad in which he vows he would clean up the Chesapeake Bay by getting tough on other states contributing to pollution in Maryland.
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Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson
Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'
Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?
7 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun
An Italian renewable-energy company won the rights to develop offshore wind projects in nearly 80,000 acres of Atlantic waters off Maryland's coast with an $8.7 million bid Tuesday.
10 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley's administration is confident that its rapid rebuilding of the state's health insurance Web site is progressing as planned and will be ready before the next enrollment period begins in November.
15 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
Fracking in Maryland would pose a risk of harmful air pollution and would bring jobs that could be dangerous for workers, a new report has found.
16 hrs ago | Washington Blade
'There is much work to be done to protect the rights of LGBTQ youth,' said Aaron Merki , executive director of FreeState Legal Project.
19 hrs ago | Water Online
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has approved the pollution budget developed by Maryland to reduce nitrogen and phosphorus in Maryland's coastal bays and tributaries to levels that meet water quality standards.
A University of Maryland study warns that without adequate safeguards, drilling for natural gas using hydraulic fracturing could harm the health of residents, workers and communities in Western Maryland.
Last week's ruling by the judge of the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland reminds us why it is important to elect U.S. senators who will reject an anti-gun president's anti-gun nominees to the federal courts, and to elect presidents who will not nominate anti-gunners in the first place.
A Maryland Live billboard was clearly visible over the shoulder of Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake as she stood outside the unfinished Horseshoe Baltimore a few weeks ago to unveil a street sign that read "Casino Way."
Gang violence and poverty has plagued many Central American countries...some say, causing thousands of children to flee to the United States.
The Gay and Lesbian Victory Institute announced on Aug. 14th the appointment of Ben Panico as a Victory Congressional Fellow for the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus .
We feel compelled to respond to the Maryland Disability Law Center's commentary on Aug. 7 regarding The Daily Record's July 31 editorial, " Sharfstein's report card ."
Gov. Martin O'Malley has his photo taken with attendees at the Maryland Association of Counties annual conference in Ocean City.
IN A LITTLE OVER A WEEK SCHOOL WILL BE STARTING. TRYING TO MAKE THE CASE FOR STARTING SCHOOL AFTER LABOR DAY.
Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 11:24 pm
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