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This morning, family and friends said goodbye to former Ravens President David Modell at his funeral at the Baltimore…
01.17 / 19:04
baltimore.cbslocal.com
DOVER, Del. (AP/WSCL) - Democrat John Carney has been sworn in as Delaware's 74th governor. Carney and Lt. Gov. Bethany Hall-Long, also a Democrat, took their oaths of office Tuesday morning in a rain-soaked ceremony on the steps of Legislative Hall. Carney acknowledged the state's challenges, including significant state budget problems. "We have a revenue problem. But we also have a spending problem. In the coming months we'll put forth a plan for addressing our budget crisis, not just…
01.17 / 17:57
delmarvapublicradio.net
The eatery aims to become a premier spot for causal dining within the community, while embracing its own…
01.17 / 17:19
delmarvanow.com
Montgomery County residents are reminded that open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act ends on Jan. 31. You can find information about upcoming enrollment events, here. You can find more information about the Maryland Health Connection, here. Deadline coming soon! Jan. 31 is the LAST day to buy a 2017 plan. We're the only place…
01.17 / 16:17
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The long arm of the pharmaceutical industry continues to pervade practically every area of medicine, reaching those who write guidelines that shape doctors' practices, patient advocacy organizations, letter writers to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and even oncologists on Twitter, according to a series of papers on money and influence published Tuesday in JAMA Internal Medicine . The findings of the papers provide further evidence showing how conflicts of interest help…
01.17 / 16:08
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ELKTON — Amazon was revealed as the future tenant of the Principio Commerce Center I in North East during a county council work session Tuesday m…
01.17 / 16:01
cecildaily.com
PORT DEPOSIT – Investigators are trying to identify a woman who walked into a Port Deposit-area convenience store over the weekend and stole a charity box containing nearly $150 in donations to help children with cancer, according to the C…
01.17 / 14:12
cecildaily.com
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A year after a rare compromise on gun legislation, a more familiar standoff seems likely at the Virginia General Assembly. Advocates both for gun control and gun rights swarmed the Capitol Monday to advocate for and against gun-related legislation. Gun rights advocates are pushing for fewer restrictions on where guns can be carried, including in schools. Gun control advocates want universal background checks on gun purchases. Both sides have uphill battles, as there's…
01.17 / 13:02
delmarvapublicradio.net
The date was July 27, 2004 and a relatively unknown but highly charismatic black man named Barack Obama, the junior Senator from Illinois, was delivering the keynote address at the Democratic National Convention at The Fleet Center in Boston. Suddenly, like Rip Van Winkle, I was awake and alert after a long, long sleep.…
01.17 / 12:33
chestertownspy.org
Authorities in Turkey say the suspected gunman involved in the New Year's Eve shooting on an Istanbul nightclub has been…
01.17 / 09:52
baltimore.cbslocal.com
PORT DEPOSIT — A tractor trailer had to be towed out of town Monday morning after it wrecked at the construction site of the Rock Run Bridge p…
01.16 / 22:14
cecildaily.com
Raekwon Dashield, Miasia Bryant and others centered their performances on Monday around themes of freedom and…
01.16 / 21:42
delmarvanow.com
Local performers will be welcoming President-elect Donald Trump into the White House as they join the inaugural concert on…
01.16 / 21:36
baltimore.cbslocal.com
Health officials report a woman died in Nevada back in September after being infected by a superbug that was resistant to all available drugs in the United…
01.16 / 21:00
baltimore.cbslocal.com
Only a dozen black women have served as mayor of a major American city.Baltimore has elected three in a row.Sheila Dixon, Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and now Catherine Pugh are products of a system that has developed an unusual concentration of female leaders.The pipeline starts at neighborhood…
01.16 / 20:52
events.baltimoresun.com
The TSA says its agents detected thousands of guns in traveler's carry-on luggage in 2016, and a large percentage of those guns were…
01.15 / 18:42
baltimore.cbslocal.com
The iconic civil rights leader was a strong advocate for the poor, and all victims of…
01.15 / 18:12
delmarvanow.com
Years ago, I remember how the minister began the Morning Prayer service by saying, “The Lord is in his holy temple; let the whole earth keep silence before him.” Then, for the next hour, sounds of every sort would reign non-stop: there’d be prayers, chants, a sermon, hymns and anthems. This list does not include [...]…
01.15 / 15:52
chestertownspy.org
A freezing rain advisory was in effect for the Baltimore metro along with northern Montgomery, Howard, southern Baltimore and southern Harford counties until 4 a.m.…
01.15 / 13:47
baltimore.cbslocal.com
President-elect Donald J. Trump's choice for housing secretary, a longtime critic of government spending, assures lawmakers that he sees a role for the safety-net housing programs on which tens of thousands of Marylanders rely. The likely next attorney general, who would be tasked with…
01.15 / 02:41
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