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A biography of former Baltimore banker Ed Hale is set to detail his rise from a Sparrows Point upbringing to exploits in real estate, sports business and banking – working covertly for the CIA and surviving plane crashes along the way....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Scott Dance and Carrie Wells, | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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If you don't want to dumb down with age, vitamin D may be the meal ticket....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Geoffrey Mohan | Monday, September 29, 2014
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The Baltimore Sun won an Online Journalism Award Saturday for Matthew Hay Brown 's 2013 article, " Breaking the Silence ," about American servicemen who were sexually assaulted while serving in the military....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Frederick N. Rasmussen, | Sunday, September 28, 2014
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Tickets for the 2015 Preakness went on sale Wednesday morning, the Maryland Jockey Club announced....
From: Baltimore Sun | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Cove Point opponents protest at UM award dinner in BaltimoreGov. Martin O'Malley drew praise and protesters in Baltimore Tuesday night for his handling of environmental issues....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Tim Wheeler | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Brookfield Asset Management won the auction for Atlantic City's bankrupt Revel Casino Hotel with a $110 million bid, said two sources familiar with the situation....
From: Baltimore Sun | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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All three members of the Dallas ambulance crew exposed to a patient who developed Ebola have tested negative for the virus, the City of Dallas said on Wednesday....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Tribune wire reports | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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On the way to the Orioles' first American League East division title since 1997, there were several highlights (and lowlights). Here is a look at some of the key moments as the club gained its second playoff berth in the last three seasons.
From: Baltimore Sun | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Bel Air town officials are preparing to install a fountain in Shamrock Park next month....
From: Baltimore Sun | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Aberdeen Mayor Mike Bennett said the city's former Moose Lodge, the purchase of which the City Council approved Monday night, could potentially be used as a new military museum....
From: Baltimore Sun | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Ravens rookie wide receiver is on injured reserve this seasonWhen Ravens rookie wide receiver Jeremy Butler learned recently that a college friend had been diagnosed with leukemia, he wanted to help....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Aaron Wilson | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Rookie is on injured reserve this seasonWhen Ravens rookie wide receiver Jeremy Butler learned recently that a college friend had been diagnosed with leukemia, he wanted to help....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Aaron Wilson | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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In wake of Michigan situation, he elaborates on six-step process at the universityCOLLEGE PARK ¿ On Saturday, Michigan coach Brady Hoke failed to immediately remove quarterback Shane Morris from the Wolverines¿ game against Minnesota despite Morris...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Matt Zenitz | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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As use of biodiesel to power buses and trucks grows, so do thefts of its main componentThe owner of a Harford County business, who is accused of participating in what local law enforcement characterize as a million-dollar scheme to steal used cooking...
From: Baltimore Sun | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Another day of above-normal temperatures and cloudy skies is forecast Thursday....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Scott Dance , The Baltimore Sun | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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A man who flew from Liberia to Texas has become the first patient infected with the deadly Ebola virus to be diagnosed in the United States, health officials said on Tuesday, a sign the outbreak ravaging West Africa may spread globally....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Tribune wire reports | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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We are going to get the bar going a lot in the next few weeks. There will be lots of things to discuss. Lots of predictions for you to share....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Dan Connolly | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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First pitch for Thursday's ALDS opener set for 5:37 p.m.With the Kansas City Royals' thrilling, 12-inning victory in the American League wild-card playoff game early this morning, the start time for the Orioles' first game of the divisional playoffs...
From: Baltimore Sun | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Mayor's office opposed City Council bill in 2011; now supports Welch's legislation Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake says she is throwing her support behind City Councilman William "Pete" Welch's bill calling for a large tax break for urban farmers in Baltimore....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Luke Broadwater | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Salvador Perez's single down the left field line capped a two-run, 12th-inning rally, and the Kansas City Royals stunned the Oakland Athletics 9-8 Tuesday in the American League wild-card game.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Sports Xchange | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Ex-president subs for his wife after birth of first grandchildThe Baltimore Sun...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Michael Dresser | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Rosemary Frisino Toohey, Lewis Schrager, Joycelyn Walls citedRosemary Frisino Toohey, Lewis Schrager, Joycelyn Walls cited...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Mary Carole McCauley , | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Outfield fixtures with different personalities are the club's heart and soul Adam Jones and Nick Markakis have different personalities. But when the two take the field together, they have one purpose: capturing the Orioles' first World Series title in...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Dan Connolly | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Sun Valley 6, under construction, will show movies at a discountA six-screen, 752-seat theater showing first-run discounted movies will open in mid-November in the Sun Valley Shopping Center in Glen Burnie....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Lorraine Mirabella , | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Dominion 'looking into' new escape route for residents in emergencyThe energy company Dominion said Tuesday that it is exploring developing an alternate evacuation route for some residential neighbors of its proposed Cove Point liquefied natural gas...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Timothy B. Wheeler, | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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The University of Connecticut has completed fundraising for a memorial in honor of former Huskies cornerback Jasper Howard, who was killed at on-campus dance in 2009.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Matt Zenitz | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Former Dunbar standout outside linebacker Horace Miller has signed with the Carolina Panthers' practice squad....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Aaron Wilson | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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After season-ending injury to Braxton Miller, Buckeyes have turned to redshirt freshmanCOLLEGE PARK — When he's healthy, Braxton Miller is a star, a dynamic and multidimensional threat at quarterback and one of the top offensive weapons in the country....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Matt Zenitz, | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Kmart plans to close its Wabash Avenue store in Baltimore by early December, laying off more than 100 employees as the company works to improve its financial performance, according to a notice submitted to the state last week....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Natalie Sherman, | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Hampden residents are threatening to leave their famous 34th Street Christmas lights off in an effort to get the city's attention after a recent string of violent crimes in the neighborhood....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Colin Campbell, | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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His first offense could be blamed on youth; not this oneWell, it's not like we didn't already have a national image problem.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Peter Schmuck | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Ravens coach John Harbaugh says he's surprised Deonte Thompson wasn't claimed on waivers last time Ravens cut himAs the Ravens' secondary prepares this week for Indianapolis Colts standout wide receiver T.Y. Hilton, they'll be practicing against someone...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Aaron Wilson | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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'I am deeply sorry to everyone I have let down,' Phelps saysMichael Phelps was arrested early Tuesday morning in Baltimore, charged for the second time in 10 years with drunken driving — a setback in the record-setting swimmer's return to competing...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Justin Fenton , | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Edgewood graduate's move to Colorado helps send him to elite status in vaultDonnell Whittenburg rocked back and forth on his feet, his eyes boring into the vault table yards ahead of him as he waited behind the start line....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Brittany Cheng, | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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GAME PLAN: Gary Kubiak constructed a strategy that heavily involved veteran wide receiver Steve Smith as he was targeted 10 times against his former team. The Ravens trust Smith in every situation: short, intermediate and deep. It was a balanced approach...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Aaron Wilson, | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Starting Wednesday, you can no longer be arrested in Maryland for possessing a small amount of marijuana. But how the rest of that interaction with police plays out might depend on what jurisdiction you're in....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Justin Fenton , | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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The bride wasn't the only showstopper in George Clooney's spectacular wedding in Venice on Saturday evening. The flotilla of celebrity- and paparazzi-toting boats, water taxis and gondolas in the Grand Canal suddenly came to a halt when the Norwegian...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Mary Forgione | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Health officials said on Tuesday the first patient infected with the deadly  Ebola  virus had been diagnosed in the country, in a new sign of how the outbreak ravagingWest Africa can spread globally....
From: Baltimore Sun | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Smothers, Jordan and Burrell begin critical yearSteven Smothers' cell phone started dancing just a few seconds past midnight on Sept. 1.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Katherine Dunn , | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Baltimore Sun staff members make their predictions for the American League Division Series between the Orioles and the Detroit Tigers. The series is scheduled to begin Thursday....
From: Baltimore Sun | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Gualberto Diaz, 38, stormed into home in full uniformA Baltimore police officer has been charged with felony assault after allegedly storming into his wife's boyfriend's home in full uniform Monday morning and dragging her out of bed, pointed his service...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Ian Duncan, | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Club has hit at least 211 home runs in each of the past three seasons but struggled to knock the ball out of the ballpark in its last postseason appearanceThe Orioles have hit at least 200 home runs in three straight seasons for the first time in club...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Eduardo A. Encina | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Ravens coach John Harbaugh says he's surprised Deonte Thompson wasn't claimed on waivers last time Ravens cut himAs the Ravens' secondary prepares this week for Indianapolis Colts standout wide receiver T.Y. Hilton, they'll be practicing against someone...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Aaron Wilson | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Websites are accepting donations to employee's family for funeral costsWebsites are also accepting donations to the employee's family for funeral costs....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Wesley Case | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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The Detroit Tigers have announced their rotation for the first four games of the American League Division Series against the Orioles that begins Thursday at Camden Yards....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Dan Connolly | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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With the start of the NHL season and MLB playoffs running concurrently as the calendar turns to October, Sports Illustrated lumped them together with some regional, cross-sport cover coverage....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Jon Meoli | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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It's movie night and we're still minus our regular theme song. I'm bitter....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Amy Watts | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. doctors and teaching hospitals received $3.5 billion from pharmaceutical companies and medical device makers in the last five months of 2013, according to the most extensive data trove on such payments ever made public....
From: Baltimore Sun | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Parent company makes executive team changes as it integrates the Hampstead chainA former Macy's and I Magnin executive will step in as brand president of Jos. A. Bank Clothiers, part of the Hampstead-based Bank's integration into parent company Men's...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Lorraine Mirabella , | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Former grain terminal in Locust Point has modern and historical touchesMatt Nickasch's home is anything but typical — he lives in the tower of a repurposed grain silo in Locust Point. His condo on the 18th floor is marked as a "bin" instead of a unit,...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Marie Marciano Gullard, | Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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