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2 hrs ago | Washington Examiner
Maryland auditors have found the state's Developmental Disabilities Administration has not substantially addressed a previous finding that it does not have procedures to verify consumers received services from providers as stipulated.
6 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson
A spokesman says more than 30 teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center and 17 are still being sought.
6 hrs ago | KAUZ
A Justice Department lawyer has told a federal judge that a tough new Texas voter ID law was motivated by racial discrimination and should be struck down.
7 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Maryland Democratic gubernatorial nominee Anthony G. Brown, appearing before a Hispanic business conference Tuesday, attacked his Republican opponent for a veto by the last GOP governor of a bill extending in-state college tuition rates to undocumented immigrants.
According to a recent study by the Center for Sustainable Economy , opponents of the minimum wage are blatantly wrong yet again.
Maryland Democrats and Republicans were equally unenthusiastic overall about voting in June's primary.
On the AGENDA this week: Local school districts nationwide and in our area are looking for smarter ways to cope with students with behavioral issues by making suspensions and expulsions a last resort.
Veterans who have been waiting for months to see a primary-care doctor at the Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System can now visit one of the four Evergreen Health Care facilities that are affiliated with the state's new health insurance co-op.
Baltimore County Police got nearly 275 M-16's while about 70 of the military assault rifles also landed in Carroll County and 50 more went to the University of Maryland College Park Police.
First National Bank, which is closing on its acquisition of Germantown's OBA Financial Services, wants to create a central point to serve Marylanders, said CEO Vincent Delie Jr. The Pittsburgh-based holding company moved closer to acquiring OBA Financial Services Inc. after shareholders of the Germantown bank approved the deal Aug 21. The ... (more)
WBOC spoke with Maryland House of Delegates member Addie Eckhardt Thursday night, and her reaction to the death of her Cambridge neighbor Sylvia "Cookie" Harris.
The lobby of the State Office Building in Baltimore was transformed into a showcase of talent by local authors as the Maryland State Department of Human Resources held another Literary and Literacy Exchange on Wednesday, August 27, 2014.
Hannah Sheats raises goats, makes clothes and bakes items with the 4-H to show at the Maryland State Fair .
A new state audit says Maryland's public defender's office is failing to properly document whether its clients are poor enough to need its help.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 03:43 pm
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