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Dan Duquette says trade rumors involving Red Sox left-hander 'would be news to me'The Orioles weren’t close to acquiring Boston Red Sox right-hander Jon Lester on Wednesday evening -- one club source said bluntly, “it’s not going to happen,”...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Dan Connolly | Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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Dan Duquette says trade rumors involving Red Sox left-hander 'would be news to me'Dan Duquette said the Orioles aren't close to trading for Boston Red Sox left-hander Jon Lester, shooting down a trade rumor from Wednesday. "That would be news to me,"...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Dan Connolly | Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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PSC cites lack of reliable revenue data in decision against rate hike in years-long caseState regulators Tuesday rejected rate increases for taxis and ordered all operators to install new credit-card-reading smart meters by the end of the year....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Kevin Rector, The Baltimore Sun | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Republican gubernatorial nominee Larry Hogan blamed Democratic rival Anthony G. Brown for Baltimore's "food deserts" Thursday, suggesting that the O'Malley-Brown administration's tax policies led the the recent demise of the Stop Shop Save grocery chain....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Michael Dresser | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Ryan Webb gives up RBI single to Albert Pujols in top of 13th for game's only runBased on the way the first five battles between the Orioles and Los Angeles Angels had played out, there was little question the season-series finale was going to possess...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Dan Connolly | Friday, August 1, 2014
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Ryan Webb gives up RBI single to Albert Pujols in top of 13th for game's only runOrioles right-hander Bud Norris once again pitched well against the Los Angeles Angels, throwing seven scoreless innings. But the Orioles couldn't convert their chances...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Dan Connolly | Friday, August 1, 2014
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Blue Jays 6, Astros 5: Nolan Reimold hit his first two home runs of the season as Toronto slugged its way past Houston in the opener of a four-game set....
From: Baltimore Sun | Friday, August 1, 2014
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Teams on opposite ends of the Major League Lacrosse spectrum met Thursday night in Annapolis.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Bill Wagner | Friday, August 1, 2014
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A growing number of U.S. senators on Thursday called on the Baltimore Ravens and the National Football League to increase the punishment for star running back Ray Rice, with three telling the league in a letter that the current sanction is "plainly inadequate."...
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Left-hander has held club's current hitters to .167 batting average in 54 career at-batsThe Orioles' trade with the Boston Red Sox on Thursday that added left-handed reliever Andrew Miller to the bullpen was received with positive reviews in the clubhouse,...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Peter Schmuck , The Baltimore Sun | Friday, August 1, 2014
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Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo's annual pilgrimage to the South Pacific has become a summer tradition since he took over as Navy football head coach in 2008. On each trip, he flies to Hawaii to spend time with his family and then to Guam to visit his wife’s...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Bill Wagner | Friday, August 1, 2014
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Mount St. Joseph running back Nevone McCrimmon, who led the Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference in rushing as a sophomore but was hampered by injuries last season, has committed orally to play football at Toledo....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Katherine Dunn | Friday, August 1, 2014
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A prominent Democrat lawmaker said Thursday he would work to close what he called "the Hogan loophole," which he said allowed Republican Larry Hogan "to pocket" public money during Hogan's campaign for governor....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Erin Cox | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Ravens running back Ray Rice apologized to his wife Thursday at training camp. That's one thing he had to do before most of us could respect him again and allow him to move on with his life....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Mike Preston | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Beatty Development Group said Thursday it hopes to break ground early next year on its next building in Harbor Point — an 18-story complex with 285 apartments....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Natalie Sherman, The Baltimore Sun | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Family of Nathaniel Dennis, 24, couldn't evacuate him during country's ebola crisis A Howard County man has died in Liberia after he slipped into a coma and was unable to be evacuated for medical care amid fears of an ebola outbreak abroad, his sister...
From: Baltimore Sun | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Israel and Hamas have agreed to a 72-hour ceasefire in their conflict in the Gaza Strip starting on Friday, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Thursday....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Nidal al-Mughrabi and Jeffrey Heller | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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The announcement Thursday that Gilman quarterback Kai Locksley had committed to play at Florida State was disappointing news for Maryland fans who desperately wanted to see the four-star prospect in College Park in 2015.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Don Markus | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette spoke to reporters before Thursday's game about the trade with the Boston Red Sox to acquire left-hander Andrew Miller , as well as the nonwaiver trade deadline passing.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Dan Connolly | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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In Under Armour's new 60-second TV spot, ballerina Misty Copeland stands in the practice studio, slowly rising onto her toes as music plays and, in a voice over, a young girl reads a rejection letter explaining why the ballet academy candidate was turned...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Lorraine Mirabella | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Gilman's Kai Locksley has committed to play football for national champion Florida State, the program he believes is most likely to help him reach his dream of becoming an NFL quarterback.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Katherine Dunn | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Veteran strong-side linebacker Elvis Dumervil arrived at his second training camp with the Ravens last week bigger than he did the previous year, but said Thursday that he¿s adapting to his added bulk well thus far.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Jon Meoli | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Setting the scene: The Ravens practiced in shorts and shells in a no-contact practice that began on a cool, sunny morning around 8:30 a.m. and extended until around 1 p.m. Practice was almost eerie, with players seeming to know the spectacle that was...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Jon Meoli | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Veteran outside linebacker Elvis Dumervil arrived at his second training camp with the Ravens last week bigger than he did the previous year, but said Thursday that he’s adapting to his added bulk well thus far....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Jon Meoli | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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National headquarters says city is just one of four cities still being considered for 2016 eventThe local branch of the NAACP was premature last week when it announced that the organization's 2016 national convention will be held in Baltimore, a spokeswoman...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Jonathan Pitts , The Baltimore Sun | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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A 48-year-old woman was charged after she crashed an SUV into the Drumcastle government building in Towson Thursday morning, Baltimore County police said....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Nayana Davis, The Baltimore Sun | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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The Orioles have acquired the do-it-all left-handed reliever they were seeking, picking up Andrew Miller from the Boston Red Sox....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Dan Connolly | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Setting the scene: The Ravens practiced in shorts and shells in a no-contact practice that began on a cool, sunny morning around 8:30 a.m. and extended until around 1 p.m. Practice was almost eerie, with players seeming to know the spectacle that was...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Jon Meoli | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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The St. Louis Cardinals landed another middle-of-the-rotation veteran Thursday, acquiring John Lackey from the Boston Red Sox in exchange for starting pitcher Joe Kelly and Allen Craig, who can play first base and the corner outfield positions....
From: Baltimore Sun | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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The Orioles have acquired the do-it-all left-handed reliever they were seeking, picking up Andrew Miller from the Boston Red Sox for minor league left-hander Eduardo Rodriguez....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Dan Connolly | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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CHICAGO (Reuters) - The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday issued a travel advisory against non-essential travel to Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone to curb the spread of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa that has claimed more...
From: Baltimore Sun | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Gilman quarterback Kai Locksley has orally committed to Florida State, picking the Seminoles over Maryland and Texas. A source close to the player confirmed his decision.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Matt Zenitz | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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The nonwaiver trade deadline expires at 4 p.m., and the Orioles have not yet made a move. But it wouldn't be surprising if Dan Duquette makes a late deal.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Dan Connolly | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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WINSTON-SALEM N.C. (Reuters) - The health of a U.S. doctor who contracted Ebola in Liberia while helping fight an unprecedented outbreak of the deadly disease has worsened slightly, a relief organization said on Thursday....
From: Baltimore Sun | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Ravens running back took questions from reporters for the first time since his February arrestSurrounded by his wife, about 30 of his teammates and about 15 television cameras, Ravens running back Ray Rice repeatedly apologized for his actions that led...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Jeff Zrebiec | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Beverly Bleything brings humor to flight attendant careerWhen she's winging it, Beverly Bleything finds herself in the limelight. The South Laurel resident, a flight attendant for Southwest Airlines, is a magnet for commentary from curious passengers...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Tony Glaros | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Ravens running back took questions from reporters for the first time since his February arrestSurrounded by his wife, about 30 of his teammates and about 15 television cameras, Ravens running back Ray Rice repeatedly apologized for his actions that led...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Jeff Zrebiec | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Tonight's going to be BRUTAL, with four dancers eliminated so we can get down to a Top 10 for next week....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Amy Watts | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Two women killed in accident played no role in derailment, final report saysTwo women killed in accident played no role in derailment, final report says...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Kevin Rector, The Baltimore Sun | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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The Oakland Athletics, who earlier this season acquired Jeff Samardzija from the Chicago Cubs, further bolstered their rotation Thursday by obtaining left-hander Jon Lester from the Boston Red Sox, according to multiple reports....
From: Baltimore Sun | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Rookie running back had been facing destruction of property, drunk in public chargesRavens rookie running back Lorenzo Taliaferro's misdemeanor destruction of property, being drunk in public and public swearing case were dropped by prosecutors Thursday...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Aaron Wilson | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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If reports are true that the Oakland Athletics have made their second blockbuster deal of the summer and sent Cuban slugger Yoenis Cespedes to the Red Sox for Jon Lester and Jonny Gomes, then there’s really only one way to look at the situation:...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Peter Schmuck | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Six incidents between Wednesday afternoon and early Thursday morningSix incidents between Wednesday afternoon and early Thursday morning...
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Carolyn W. Colvin was nominated in JuneCarolyn W. Colvin will face questions from members of the Senate Finance Committee today who are considering her nomination to lead the Social Security Administration....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By John Fritze, The Baltimore Sun | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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The Baltimore County Department of Public Safety on Thursday morning reported an accident involving an SUV that crashed into the Drumcastle Government Center on York Road in Towson....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Joe Burris , The Baltimore Sun | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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The Orioles were not truly in the running to land the Boston Red Sox ace. But the club could still be on the lookout for a left-handed reliever, second baseman and catcher as the trade deadline nears.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Dan Connolly | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Running back had been facing destruction of property, drunk in public chargesRavens rookie running back Lorenzo Taliaferro's misdemeanor destruction of property, being drunk in public and public swearing case was dropped by prosecutors Thursday morning,...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Aaron Wilson | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Legg Mason Inc. reported Thursday its profits have continued to grow, thanks to a buy-first strategy that has diversified the money manager's investment portfolio, leading to increases in client cash....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Michael Bodley, The Baltimore Sun | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Several veterans appear to have the day off, including Jacoby Jones, Terrell Suggs, Haloti Ngata and Justin ForsettRavens rookie defensive lineman Brent Urban suffered a right knee injury at training camp Wednesday that is expected to keep him off the...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: By Aaron Wilson | Thursday, July 31, 2014
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