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9:32 am
Wed July 23, 2014

Mikulski Backs Reduced Border Funding Measure, MD Gun Law Goes To Court, & Trash-Fighting Initiative

U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.)

Originally published on Wed July 23, 2014 9:41 am

US Senator Barbara Mikulski plans to introduce a reduced border funding measure today. Attorneys have presented arguments in federal court in Baltimore on Maryland's ban of high-capacity magazines and 45 gun types classified as “assault weapons”. Baltimore City and Baltimore County working together to fight a common enemy: trash. And much more.

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9:35 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Housing Child Immigrants, Waiver On Teacher Evaluations Extended, & Casino Construction Approved

Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley.

Originally published on Tue July 22, 2014 12:43 pm

Governor Martin O’Malley met with a group of Maryland faith leaders yesterday to try to come up with a way to shelter some of the Central American children who’ve been caught crossing the US Mexico border in recent months.

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9:33 am
Mon July 21, 2014

MD’s Unemployment Rate, Housing Immigrant Children, Baltimore’s Curfew, & Warnings About Mosquitoes

Originally published on Mon July 21, 2014 9:52 am

Maryland added 7,700 jobs to its rolls in June, but the state’s unemployment rate went up two tenths of a percent. Plus, a year after his death, Tyrone West’s family continues to seek answers. Also: a look at the plan to shelter some immigrant children in Baltimore County, preparations for Baltimore City’s expanded curfew, warnings about mosquitoes, Marilyn Mosby’s victory in the Baltimore City State’s Attorney race, and more.

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9:33 am
Fri July 18, 2014

Catholic Charities Looks To Take In Immigrant Children, Redistricting Reform, & Artscape

Originally published on Fri July 18, 2014 9:48 am

Catholic Charities is looking to care for about 50 of the children who’ve been caught crossing the US/Mexico border at a campus in Baltimore County. Plus: calls for redistricting reform, President Obama headed to Camp David, new arcade game regulations proposed, and Artscape starts today. And more

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9:44 am
Thu July 17, 2014

Immigrant Children Could Still Be Housed In MD, The Tawes Crab Feast, & Recount Results

Originally published on Thu July 17, 2014 7:56 am

Maryland is still under consideration to hold a temporary shelter for some of the Central American children who’ve been caught crossing the US/Mexico border. Hundreds of people turned out yesterday in Crisfield to pick crabs, eat clams, drink beer and to rub elbows at the 38th annual J. Millard Tawes Crab and Clam Bake. Recount results are in for two close primary races; they confirm that the candidates who appeared to win their June elections actually did. Plus: DC marijuana decriminalization, the Red Line, Artscape, speed cameras in College Park, and more.

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