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 2021-07-22 22:59 

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Michigan's Jim Harbaugh and Nebraska's Scott Frost are resolute they can resurrect their respective programs...

As their paths crossed at Big Ten Media Days, Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh and Nebraska coach Scott Frost appeared to have one thing in common: They are at a crossroads in their careers....

 2021-07-22 22:42 

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Western wildfires grow, but lower winds and better weather helps crews using bulldozers and helicopters battling fires in the west...

Lower winds and better weather helped crews using bulldozers and helicopters battling the nation's largest wildfire in southern Oregon while a Northern California wildfire crossed into Nevada, prompting evacuations as blazes burn across the West....

 2021-07-22 22:37 

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A young West Baltimore man is shot and killed, dealing another blow to a family struggling with loss...

Jayvon Ghim was the cousin of Milton Carrington, who was killed at 16 in 2019. Ghim was fatally shot just two years later....

 2021-07-22 22:34 

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Violence overshadows memorial Mass for slain Haitian president...

Authorities warned of more violence ahead of slain President Jovenel Mose's funeral....

 2021-07-22 21:42 

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US Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra implores the unvaccinated to get shots...

U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra delivered a stark warning Thursday about the coronavirus pandemic, imploring people to get the COVID-19 vaccine as he visited Las Vegas, a hot spot of rising infections, hospitalizations and deaths....

 2021-07-22 21:40 

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OL Ronnie Stanley, TE Nick Boyle among Ravens on physically-unable-able-to-perform list...

The Ravens can move players from the PUP list to the active roster at any time before the regular season....

 2021-07-22 21:13 

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NFL teams could face game forfeits for COVID-19 outbreaks among non-vaccinated players — and players on both teams wouldn't get paid that week...

NFL teams have been warned they could forfeit a game due to a COVID-19 outbreak among non-vaccinated players, and players on both teams wouldn't get paid that week....

 2021-07-22 20:42 

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Nancy Pelosi says Jan. 6 Capitol attack committee to move ahead despite Republicans vow to boycott the investigation...

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says a committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection "will do the job it set out to do" despite Republicans' vow to boycott the probe....

 2021-07-22 20:31 

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Rebecca L. Ward, retired clinical social worker who loved to travel, dies...

Rebecca L. Ward, a retired clinical social worker and a world traveler, died Saturday. The Brooklandville resident was 75....

 2021-07-22 20:30 

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Leonard A. Strom, retired head of human resources for Black & Decker and Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Baltimore, dies...

Leonard A. Strom, retired human resources director for the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Baltimore who earlier worked in a similar position at Black & Decker, died Saturday. The Cockeysville resident was 75....

 2021-07-22 20:23 

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2022 Maryland governor's race: Who's in, who's out, who's on the fence...

With Maryland's General Assembly session wrapped up, more potential candidates are coming out with news about their plans to run for an open seat for governor in 2022....

 2021-07-22 20:16 

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Vaccinations beginning to rise in some states where COVID-19 cases are also soaring, hospitals running out of space because of the delta variant...

Vaccinations are beginning to rise in some states where COVID-19 cases are soaring, White House officials said Thursday, and hospitals are running out of space because of the delta variant, which is "spreading with incredible efficiency."...

 2021-07-22 19:29 

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Attorney General Merrick Garland says he hopes the Senate will confirm ATF leader to help front the federal effort against gun violence...

Attorney General Merrick Garland said Thursday he hoped the Senate would confirm the head of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, to help front the federal effort against gun violence....

 2021-07-22 19:21 

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Carroll schools' fourth-quarter grades show fewer Fs than in third, but still 5 times more than last year...

The Carroll County Public Schools system reported 2,707 students received at least one F in the last quarter of the school year; however, only 535 students received at least one failing grade during the same quarter in the 2019-20 school year....

 2021-07-22 19:09 

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Fort Meade, Naval Academy could receive funding under two defense bills...

The Naval Academy, Fort George G. Meade and other Maryland military infrastructure could receive funding under two bills, currently in the House of Representatives....

 2021-07-22 17:44 

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US churches reckon with traumatic legacy of Native American schools...

The discoveries of hundreds of unmarked graves at former residential schools for Indigenous children in Canada have prompted renewed calls for a reckoning over the traumatic legacy of similar schools in the United States — and in particular by the c...

 2021-07-22 17:18 

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A Baltimore County widow put her million-dollar mansion on the market. Then sovereign citizens moved in....

A group of at least five self-proclaimed sovereign citizens moved into an empty Baltimore County mansion and sued the owner, attempting what they described as a "sovereign acquisition."...

 2021-07-22 14:07 

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Who's in, who's out and who's on the fence in 2021 Annapolis election...

Annapolis voters will choose a mayor and City Council in November....

 2021-07-22 14:00 

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Man arrested after filming Harford County traffic stop agrees to community service, writes apology to deputy...

A New York man arrested on charges of obstructing and hindering a Harford County Sheriff's deputy at a traffic stop he filmed had his case indefinitely postponed Wednesday, with the man agreeing to community service and to write a letter of apology....

 2021-07-22 12:32 

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Tokyo Olympics: 50 athletes to follow on social media...

With the Olympics starting Friday, athletes from around the world are in Tokyo, most of them restricted to training and their hotels because of virus protocols. Still, they are posting photos and videos of their travel and preparations for the Games....

 2021-07-22 12:16 

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Yoku Shaw-Taylor: Patrolling the borderlands is a challenge | COMMENTARY...

The Office of Border Patrol has been a part of Bureau of Customs and Border Protection within the Department of Homeland Security since the Department was created in 2003. The task of patrolling the borderlands between ports-of-entry is formidable because...

 2021-07-22 12:00 

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Ravens film study: How Lamar Jackson can improve as a passer in 2021 — and how Greg Roman can help...

If this is the season the Ravens return to the Super Bowl, they'll need more from quarterback Lamar Jackson as a passer....

 2021-07-22 11:00 

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The Orioles have used rookie starting pitchers more than most teams. The results have been mixed....

Through 95 games, a rookie has started for the Orioles 36 times; only five teams have used a rookie starting pitcher more this season....

 2021-07-22 09:30 

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Alderman DaJuan Gay to seek full term in Ward 6...

Gay hopes to improve housing affordability in the city and help stand up the Office of Community Services, a new city department tasked with connecting residents with city social services, he said....

 2021-07-22 09:30 

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Tom Muha: To be happy, be with happy people | COMMENTARY...

The father of positive psychology, Martin Seligman, found we live in one of three emotional states: happy, variable, and unhappy. Dr. Seligman also discovered how to improve our level of well-being so we can move from suffering to flourishing. It's he...

 2021-07-22 09:30 

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'We're family forever': At Judy's House, Naval Academy midshipmen find more than a place to rest...

Buddensick has been sponsoring mids for more 20 years....

 2021-07-22 09:00 

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If you got the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, will you need another shot? Here's what we know....

Amid delta's threat, climbing COVID cases and slowing vaccination rates, here's what to know about new research developments about whether recipients of Johnson & Johnson's coronavirus vaccine need a second dose....

 2021-07-22 09:00 

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Former District Court Judge Richard O. Motsay Sr., who directed bail reform project, dies...

Richard O. Motsay Sr., a retired Baltimore City District Court judge who presided over housing cases and directed the Baltimore Bail Project, died Monday at his Lutherville home. He was 96....

 2021-07-22 09:00 

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Craving a change of scenery? 818 Market in Catonsville offers comfort and gourmet groceries. | COMMENTARY...

"It's very hard to please everyone. And we wanted to take a really hard shot at pleasing everyone."...

 2021-07-22 09:00 

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Retro Baltimore: The 1921 Orioles won 27 straight games...

One hundred years ago, Baltimore had a baseball swagger, and deservedly so....

 2021-07-22 09:00 

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Jayden Baldree, Sparrows Point High School student who enjoyed the arts, dies in hit-and-run crash...

Funeral arrangements have been made for Jayden Baldree, a Dundalk teen who died Monday in a hit-and-run crash....

 2021-07-22 09:00 

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Concord Point Lighthouse in Havre de Grace to reopen to public Aug. 7...

The Concord Point Lighthouse in Havre de Grace will reopen to the public on Saturday, Aug. 7, just in time to celebrate National Lighthouse Day that weekend....

 2021-07-22 03:34 

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Olympic opening ceremony director is fired over a Holocaust joke he made in 1998...

The Tokyo Olympics organizing committee fired the director of the opening ceremony Thursday because of a Holocaust joke he made during a comedy show in 1998....

 2021-07-22 01:47 

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Texas and Oklahoma have reached out about joining the SEC, report says...

Big 12 powers Texas and Oklahoma have reached out to the SEC about potentially joining the conference, the Houston Chronicle reported....

 2021-07-21 23:56 

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Proposed opioid settlement could bring Maryland $485 million, Attorney General Brian Frosh says...

A proposed $26 billion settlement with opioid producers could bring as much as $485 million to Maryland to help address the opioid epidemic, the state's attorney general announced Wednesday....

 2021-07-21 23:23 

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Ravens place G Ben Cleveland, TE Jake Breeland on nonfootball injury list...

Teams often place players on the NFI list when they fail the team's conditioning test upon reporting to training camp, as Cleveland did Tuesday....

 2021-07-21 23:01 

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President Biden aims to increase support for his economic agenda with visit to Cincinnati...

President Joe Biden aimed to rev up support for his economic agenda with a visit to Cincinnati Wednesday, where he visited a union training center ahead of a CNN town hall....

 2021-07-21 22:41 

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Fifty years ago President Richard Nixon declared a war on drugs, today it is questionable whether anyone won the war...

Fifty years ago this summer, President Richard Nixon declared a war on drugs. Today, with the U.S. mired in a deadly opioid epidemic that did not abate during the coronavirus pandemic's worst days, it is questionable whether anyone won the war....

 2021-07-21 21:57 

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Nicholas Sparks, author of 'The Notebook,' returning to Carroll County in September to promote his latest novel...

Nicholas Sparks, author of the best-seller "The Notebook" and other novels, is returning to Carroll County as part of his national book tour for "The Wish," on Sept. 29....

 2021-07-21 21:45 

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Hopkins epidemiologist, others say U.S. COVID vaccination rate still lags because of disinformation campaign...

Vaccination rates in the United States continue to lag largely due to widespread disinformation and misinformation campaigns designed to suppress the science and sway people from getting immunized against COVID-19, a top epidemiologist at the Johns Hopkin...

 2021-07-21 21:35 

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Man charged with beating a 1-year-old to death in Baltimore last year...

A Baltimore man was arrested and charged with murder and child abuse as police say he fatally beat 1-year-old Zariea Dixon when he was babysitting her in October 2020....

 2021-07-21 21:30 

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Maryland reports more than 200 COVID cases for the first time since May, but with 30% less testing...

Maryland's COVID statistics including the number of new cases, hospitalizations and testing volume are all trending in the wrong direction....

 2021-07-21 21:08 

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Unemployed Maryland workers push lawsuit over backlogged benefits claims trapped in 'purgatory' awaiting decisions...

The Unemployed Workers' Union filed an amended lawsuit against the state and Maryland Labor Secretary Tiffany Robinson on Wednesday reiterating their contention that scores of out-of-work Marylanders are being denied the benefits they're entitled ...

 2021-07-21 20:48 

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Westminster Boy & Girls Club receives $5.5 million to educate at-risk youth about dangers of opioids, substance abuse...

The Boys & Girls Club of Westminster received a nearly $5.5 million grant from the state Opioid Operational Command Center to address the opioid and substance use crisis, trying to reach young people before they begin experimenting with dangerous and pote...

 2021-07-21 20:47 

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Rays walk off Orioles, 5-4, as Baltimore wastes Alexander Wells' strong first major league start...

Making his third major league appearance, Alexander Wells went 5 innings and struck out seven, exiting in position for his first major league win, but the Rays scored two runs in the bottom of the ninth to earn a 5-4 walk-off victory on Wednesday....

 2021-07-21 20:45 

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Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford visits Wagner's Meats in Mount Airy as part of Buy Local Week in Maryland...

Lt. Gov. Boyd Rutherford went on a grocery shopping spree about 30 miles from his home today, shopping at Wagner Meats, a butchery at Mount Airy, as part of the Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan's "Buy Local Week."...

 2021-07-21 20:23 

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Mexican restaurant coming to West Annapolis in fall 2022...

Agave Mexican Restaurant and Tequila Bar will occupy the first floor of a new mixed-use development project at 106 Annapolis Street. Construction on the 15,000-square-foot building is set to begin this month....

 2021-07-21 20:20 

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Maria Taylor leaves ESPN after failing to reach a contract extension...

Maria Taylor is leaving ESPN after the two sides were unable to reach an agreement on a contract extension....

 2021-07-21 20:18 

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Howard County Executive Calvin Ball announces emergency legislation to extend outdoor dining into November...

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball on Wednesday announced the introduction of emergency legislation to extend outdoor dining at bars and restaurants that expanded service during the coronavirus pandemic until Nov. 15....

 2021-07-21 20:16 

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Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty in California rape, sexual assault case...

Harvey Weinstein pleaded not guilty in a Los Angeles courtroom Wednesday to four counts of rape and seven other sexual assault counts....

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