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Dr. Howard W. Jones Jr., a Johns Hopkins physician who pioneered research into in vitro fertilization and oversaw the birth of the first "test tube" baby, died of respiratory failure Friday at Sentara Heart Hospital in Virginia, according to Johns Hopkins...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Andrea McDaniels, Carrie Wells | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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BOSTON (AP) - Larry Lucchino is stepping down as president and CEO of the Boston Red Sox at the end of this season....
From: Baltimore Sun | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Web video advertising firm Videology said Monday it hired a new chief financial officer with experience preparing companies for public stock offerings, a signal the Baltimore-founded company may soon follow through with plans for an initial public offering....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Scott Dance | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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In its first case testing the limits of free speech on social media, the Supreme Court showed little interest Monday in extending new protections to people who post messages threatening to kill or hurt others.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: David G. Savage | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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New Baltimore health care center comes amid military cuts
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Natalie Sherman, The Baltimore Sun | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Whenever I get too depressed about all the media institutions that have lost their sense of mission during the last tumultuous decade, I turn on C-SPAN....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: David Zurawik | Monday, August 3, 2015
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On Sunday's "Media Buzz," I talked about Jon Stewart diminishing his legacy by letting himself become a tool of the Obama administration....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: David Zurawik | Monday, August 3, 2015
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LONG POND - If what took place at the namesake Windows 10 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Pocono Raceway Sunday could be considered a harbinger, Microsoft and its just-out computer operating system upgrade are in for some big trouble.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Paul Reinhard | Monday, August 3, 2015
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TORONTO A rivalry burst into full bloom on Sunday afternoon, a newfound clash pitting the team that snapped North America's longest playoff drought last October with the new owners of that dubious streak. For three games, the Royals and the Toronto Blue...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Andy McCullough | Monday, August 3, 2015
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It looked like victory had fallen into Kyle Busch's lap....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Keith Groller, Paul Reinhard | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Dez Bryant kept going after Dallas cornerback Tyler Patmon in a heated training camp skirmish that didn't end until quarterback Tony Romo finally stepped in and calmed his star receiver....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: SCHUYLER DIXON | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Katie Zaferes (North Carroll) finished behind fellow Americans Gwen Jorgensen and Sarah True in the International Triathlon Union World Olympic Qualification Event in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday, delaying her bid for a spot in the 2016 Summer Olympics....
From: Baltimore Sun | Monday, August 3, 2015
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The Buffalo Bills suspended offensive line coach Aaron Kromer without pay for the first six games of the regular season for violating the NFL's personal conduct policy....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Tribune wire reports | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Two days after expressing displeasure about his contract situation in Seattle, Bobby Wagner signed a four-year, $43 million extension with the Seahawks that will make the 25-year-old All-Pro the highest-paid middle linebacker in the NFL. Also Sunday,...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Associated Press | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Malcolm Jenkins doesn't have a problem with being the spokesman for Chip Kelly every time a black player who has left the Eagles makes comments that imply the coach is a racist....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Jeff Mclane | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Curtis Granderson, Daniel Murphy and streaking Lucas Duda homered in a span of five pitches, a sudden power strike that charged up Citi Field and sent the New York Mets past the Washington Nationals 5-2 Sunday night for a three-game sweep....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: MIKE FITZPATRICK | Monday, August 3, 2015
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A burst of thunderstorm activity across the Chicago area on Sunday afternoon resulted in a man's death and multiple injuries at an event in west suburban Wood Dale, the collapse of a dome in northwest suburban Rosemont and the temporary evacuation of...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Chicago Tribune staff report | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Even if he didn't earn Pro Bowl honors with his superlative 2014 campaign, Ravens guard Kelechi Osemele hasn't let that goal out of his sights....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Jon Meoli | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Matt Elam and Ravens coaches had built up a considerable amount of hope that the strong safety would have a resurgent year following two disappointing NFL seasons....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Aaron Wilson | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Ravens outside linebacker Elvis Dumervil, who led the team with 17.5 sacks in 2014, missed a third straight training camp practice Sunday with tendinitis in his Achilles, and coach John Harbaugh said the team won't take a chance with the star pass rusher....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Jon Meoli | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Bob Baffert and Ahmed Zayat knew there was risk in running American Pharoah after he won the Triple Crown.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Childs Walker | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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She was graceful and engaging while entertaining the politicians from South Korea, gliding from one conversation to another and sharing warm words of welcome. She gave a speech that drew applause....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Jonathan Pitts | Monday, August 3, 2015
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Rookie right-hander Tyler Wilson will start against the Oakland Athletics in ther series opener Monday in place of Chris Tillman, whose turn in the rotation will be skipped because of a nagging left ankle injury....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Eduardo A. Encina | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) - American Pharoah turned on the speed in the stretch and easily won the $1.75 million Haskell Invitational on Sunday in his first race since sweeping the Triple Crown....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: RICHARD ROSENBLATT | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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The Rocky Fire exploded overnight, burning 47,000 acres as of Sunday morning and threatening 6,000 structures in Lake, Yolo and Colusa counties. ...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Jack Dolan, Kurt Chirbas, Paige St. John | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Setting the scene: The Ravens began their second straight day of full-pads practice at 4 p.m. on a warm afternoon in Owings Mills with a large crowd in attendance. Many of the veterans got the day off, but the young stars of the team put on a good show....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Jon Meoli | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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When Chris Davis hit a solo home run in the fourth inning of Sunday's game, he equaled both his home run total (26) and RBI total (72) for all of last season.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Peter Schmuck | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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After a hot afternoon in full pads Saturday, Ravens coach John Harbaugh appears to have given several veterans Sunday off....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Jon Meoli | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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A burst of thunderstorm activity across the Chicago-area in mid-afternoon Sunday resulted in multiple injuries and a death at an event in west suburban Wood Dale, the collapse of a dome in northwest suburban Rosemont and the temporary evacuation of the...
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Chicago Tribune staff report | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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A person of "interest" has been taken into custody in connection with the fatal shooting of a police officer during a traffic stop in Memphis, police said Sunday....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Tribune wire reports | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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The Orioles had the opportunity to finish their weeklong homestand at Camden Yards by taking three of four from the Detroit Tigers, but as well as the Orioles have played at home, they've been a mediocre club there on Sundays....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Eduardo A. Encina | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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The threat of thunderstorms moving in from the west has led officials with Lollapalooza to evacuate the music festival....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Chicago Tribune staff report | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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After 10 people were shot - seven of them in one incident - overnight in Baltimore following the city's most violent month in decades, police announced Sunday that 10 federal agents will embed with the city's homicide unit for the next two months....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Colin Campbell | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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CHICAGO (AP) - Mark Teixeira homered from both sides of the plate for the record 14th time, hitting his 10th grand slam and a two-run homer that led the New York Yankees over the Chicago White Sox 13-6 Friday night....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: MATT CARLSON | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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BOSTON (AP) - The Red Sox held onto Mike Napoli at the trading deadline, and he responded a few hours later with a two-run homer off the top of the Green Monster that led Boston over the Tampa Bay Rays 7-5 on Friday night....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: JIMMY GOLEN | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Ravens wide receiver Marlon Brown has a back injury and is regarded as day-to-day, according to sources.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Aaron Wilson | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Interim Baltimore Police Commissioner Kevin Davis announced a reorganization of the department in an email to police Saturday night, formally promoting or moving 28 people into new roles and undoing some changes made by his predecessor Anthony W. Batts....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Carrie Wells, Justin Fenton | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Coaches and teammates alike have raved over rookie wide receiver Breshad Perriman's speed on the field and his ability to learn quickly off it....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Jon Meoli | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Carmen Farmer was scaling Mount Kilimanjaro with a group of friends from law school during a seven-day adventure in Tanzania in early 2012 when the discussion turned to staying in shape.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Ryan Baillargeon | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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A 28-year-old man is dead, another is in serious condition, and eight others were injured in overnight shootings - including seven in one incident - in Baltimore, police said early Sunday....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Sean Welsh | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Seven people were shot - all of them in the leg - in a single incident overnight on Baltimore's west side, police said early Sunday....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Sean Welsh | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Steve Blake has heard the same line for more than a decade, as the NBA careers of three of his former Maryland teammates came to an end....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Don Markus | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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A manhunt continued Sunday following the fatal shooting of a Memphis police officer who was killed the previous night during a traffic stop, Tennessee police officials said....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Tribune wire reports | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Verizon and unions representing workers in nine states said employees will work without a contract as more negotiations are scheduled....
From: Baltimore Sun | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Washington, never short on substantive art exhibits, offers much to view and ponder over this summer....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Tim Smith | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Ravens strong safety Matt Elam may have torn his biceps and is undergoing a magnetic resonance imaging exam today to determine the severity of his injury, according to sources....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Aaron Wilson | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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For a guy who said he used to fear giving up home runs at Camden Yards, right-hander Kevin Gausman is putting those jitters to rest....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Ryan Baillargeon | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Tough exit for Norris: It's hard not to feel sorry for Bud Norris, even though he hasn't exactly been a warm-and-fuzzy guy during this difficult season....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Peter Schmuck | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Regardless of rookie Maxx Williams being a second-round draft pick, it's hard to imagine him beating out Crockett Gillmore as the full-time starting tight end.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Mike Preston | Sunday, August 2, 2015
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