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Arctic cold covering most of the country broke two records in Baltimore on Wednesday, one of them dating back more than 130 years, and abnormally frigid temperatures are expected to last into the weekend....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Scott Dance | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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When No. 6 Johns Hopkins welcomes Rowan to Homewood Field for an NCAA Division III first-round game on Saturday at noon, the number 5 will weigh heavily with the defense....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Edward Lee | Friday, November 21, 2014
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As postseason play nears, the opportunity is there for the Maryland football team to maybe face the Southeastern Conference's defending champion....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Matt Zenitz | Saturday, November 22, 2014
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As the tension rises in Missouri ahead of a grand jury decision in the shooting death of a teenager by a police officer, a Baltimore sergeant charged with investigating police here went on Twitter to express her opinion....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Justin George | Saturday, November 22, 2014
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Police and protest organizers laid the groundwork on Friday for steps to avert street violence once a St. Louis-area grand jury decides whether to indict a white police officer on criminal charges for fatally shooting an unarmed black teenager....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Reuters | Saturday, November 22, 2014
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A window washer fell 11 stories from a San Francisco building before bouncing off a moving car, police said....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Veronica Rocha | Saturday, November 22, 2014
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A 74-year-old man died in an early-morning one-alarm fire Friday on Greenspring Avenue in North Baltimore, city fire officials said....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Joe Burris | Saturday, November 22, 2014
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Led by West Virginia's attorney general, 21 states have joined a legal effort seeking to overturn Maryland's tough new gun control law....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Erin Cox | Saturday, November 22, 2014
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Dwight Henry, a baker-turned-actor who rose to prominence with his debut performance in the Oscar-nominated 2012 movie "Beasts of the Southern Wild," is facing scrutiny from prosecutors who say they are not sure why he avoided charges in connection...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Jonathan Kaminsky | Saturday, November 22, 2014
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A federal bankruptcy court judge dismissed a Chapter 11 case related to developer Patrick Turner's ambitious waterfront development in South Baltimore, clearing the way for a foreclosure on the property.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Natalie Sherman | Saturday, November 22, 2014
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Fitzgerald Toussaint sits among the team's top running backs in the Ravens' pregame meetings, alongside starter Justin Forsett in the running back room, and with rookie back Lorenzo Taliaferro in the team-wide Monday film review.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Jon Meoli | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Each week during Big Ten play, The Washington Post’s Roman Stubbs, another Maryland football beat writer and I share our predictions for the Terps' upcoming game.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Matt Zenitz | Friday, November 21, 2014
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A Baltimore jury awarded $5 million Friday to a pair of sisters who claimed they suffered permanent brain damage from ingesting flaking lead paint in a rented West Baltimore home two decades ago....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Timothy B. Wheeler | Saturday, November 22, 2014
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A state senator who has been scrutinizing Maryland's regulation of group homes for disabled foster children is questioning results of an investigation into the death of 10-year-old Damaud Martin....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Doug Donovan | Friday, November 21, 2014
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The Ravens don't have any problems selling tickets.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Jeff Barker | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Several companies in Maryland scored high marks for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender equality in the Human Rights Campaign's annual Corporate Equality Index, released this week.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Kevin Rector | Friday, November 21, 2014
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From the wall-length window in Tyler and Erin Matteau's rented fourth-floor apartment on North Calvert Street, there's a view to the south and, maybe, the young couple's immediate future.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Arthur Hirsch | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Ravens rookie safety Terrence Brooks woke up early Thursday morning to a text message that got his immediate attention....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Jeff Zrebiec, The Baltimore Sun | Friday, November 21, 2014
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LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - "The Queen Latifah Show," currently in its second season, will shut down production at the end of the year. Original episodes of the syndicated daytime talk show will air through March....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Variety Staff | Friday, November 21, 2014
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The production of the hit Netflix television series "House of Cards" has been largely welcomed in Harford County during the past three years, although one Havre de Grace business owner says he and other business owners experienced problems when the production...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: David Anderson | Friday, November 21, 2014
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The Ravens grew accustomed long ago to being the visiting team in Monday night games.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Aaron Wilson | Friday, November 21, 2014
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The Maryland health exchange has enrolled more than 16,700 people in private insurance plans and Medicaid during what was mostly a trouble-free first week for users of the new website....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Meredith Cohn | Friday, November 21, 2014
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The Maryland health exchange has enrolled more than 16,700 people in private insurance plans and Medicaid during what was mostly a trouble-free first week for users of the new website....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Meredith Cohn | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Howard County Fire and Rescue Chief Bill Goddard has resigned and will be stepping down Dec. 2, county executive-elect Allan Kittleman announced Friday. ...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Amanda Yeager | Friday, November 21, 2014
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All outer loop lanes of Interstate 695 were closed Friday afternoon in Baltimore County after a piece of construction equipment fell off the back of a southbound flatbed truck near Old Harford Road, the State Highway Administration said....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Kevin Rector | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Ravens fullback Kyle Juszczyk was added to the injury report Friday due to a foot injury sustained during practice.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Aaron Wilson | Friday, November 21, 2014
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The Orioles added three more minor league free agents to the organization on Friday, announcing the signings of infielder Paul Janish, right-hander Terry Doyle and outfielder Quincy Latimore.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Eduardo A. Encina | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Hundreds of civil rights lawyers from across America are descending on Ferguson, Missouri as police and protesters prepare for a grand jury decision on whether to charge the officer who killed an unarmed black teenager in August....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Tribune wire reports | Friday, November 21, 2014
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The approach of Michigan defensive coordinator Greg Mattison evolved through three years of scheming and brainstorming with the likes of John Harbaugh, Dean Pees, Rex Ryan and Chuck Pagano....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Matt Zenitz | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Ravens cornerback Asa Jackson has replaced his walking boot with football cleats, returning to practice Friday for the first time since severely spraining his toe in the second game of the season....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Aaron Wilson | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Ravens cornerback Asa Jackson has replaced his walking boot with football cleats, and returned to practice Friday for the first time since severely spraining his toe in the second game of the season.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Aaron Wilson | Friday, November 21, 2014
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To get a sense of the culture around the Johns Hopkins football team, consider the way coach Jim Margraff greets every incoming freshman — not with a simple hello or by his jersey number, but by his first name.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Edward Lee | Friday, November 21, 2014
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The new owners of the Sparrows Point steel mill in Baltimore County are expected to announce Monday their plans for demolishing the mill's large blast furnace....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Pamela Wood | Friday, November 21, 2014
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The discovery is no cause for alarm, said Dr. Robert H. Yolken, a virus expert at the Johns Hopkins Children's Center, but it's certainly odd: A bug known before only to infect green algae appears to have jumped from the plant to the animal kingdom,...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Arthur Hirsch | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Health officials in Maryland are moving for the first time to provide transition-related health care coverage to low-income transgender residents who receive Medicaid in the state....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Kevin Rector | Friday, November 21, 2014
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From gift-filled family dinners to swanky office shindigs, the holidays are party time....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Kit Waskom Pollard | Friday, November 21, 2014
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The unemployment rate in Maryland fell to 6 percent in October, even as job creation remained sluggish.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Natalie Sherman | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Navy has released its men's lacrosse schedule for the 2015 season. Here is a breakdown of the slate that awaits the Midshipmen, who went 4-10 last year but earned the sixth and final spot in the Patriot League tournament.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Edward Lee | Friday, November 21, 2014
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With a glide around by Olympic skater Kimmie Meissner and more of a wall-hugging lap by Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, Baltimore's new downtown ice rink on McKeldin Square opened on Friday....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Jean Marbella | Friday, November 21, 2014
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The antimicrobial agent triclosan -- widely found in soaps, toothpastes, detergents and other cleansers beloved by germophobes, may promote scarring of the liver and the growth of cancerous liver tumors, says a new study....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Melissa Healy | Friday, November 21, 2014
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British drugmaker AstraZeneca is doubling down on Maryland, spending $200 million to expand its Frederick manufacturing facility, a year after shifting hundreds of jobs to Montgomery County....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Scott Dance | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Texts were exchanged last week, friendly trash talk between Michigan cornerback Blake Countess and some of his former teammates in advance of Saturday's game between Maryland and the Wolverines.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Matt Zenitz | Friday, November 21, 2014
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DELAWARE STATE (2-9, 2-5) @ MORGAN STATE (6-5, 5-2)
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Edward Lee | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Coach Mark Turgeon has said several times in recent months that he didn’t expect senior transfer Richaud Pack to play as important a role for the Maryland men’s basketball team as he has so far this season.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Don Markus | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Back for a second season, we'll be previewing each of Maryland's football games by conducting a Q&A with a reporter who covers the Terps' next opponent.
From: Baltimore Sun | Friday, November 21, 2014
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The senior midshipmen of the Naval Academy's 19th Company piled into their wardroom in Bancroft Hall on Thursday, cramming four or five abreast on brown couches. After nearly four years of study, they were about to learn whether they would get their...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Ian Duncan | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives on Friday sued over the implementation of President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law, according to court documents....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Reuters | Friday, November 21, 2014
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Since his arrival in the NFL as a first-round pick by the Jacksonville Jaguars six years ago, Ravens left tackle Eugene Monroe has experienced plenty of success from an individual standpoint....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Aaron Wilson | Friday, November 21, 2014
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