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  1. Officer shot during traffic stop in west BaltimoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    A police officer was shot Sunday night in west Baltimore, and investigators are still trying to figure out what led up to it. 11 News reporter Karen Campbell has more on the police commissioner's reaction, including to how he tied it into the varying police protests nationwide.

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  2. Md. universities implement spending freezesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    Spending freezes are now in place at the majority of Maryland's public universities as they prepare for a projected $900 million state budget shortfall over two years. The state's Department of Budget and Management has already advised agencies to slow their spending, and that includes colleges and universities, where officials said they see the handwriting on the wall.

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  3. Police thwart scheme by former military memberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    Anne Arundel County police said, working with military officials, they were able to thwart a fraud scheme being conducted by a former military member. The Coast Guard Investigative Service out of the Coast Guard Yard at 2401 Hawkins Point Road in Curtis Bay called police Tuesday in reference to a fraud scheme being conducted by 28-year-old Sterling Orlando Scott, a recently discharged military member.

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  4. Md. universities implement spending freezesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    Spending freezes are now in place at the majority of Maryland's public universities as they prepare for a projected $900 million state budget shortfall over two years. More than half a dozen universities in the state confirmed Thursday that they have implemented various spending restrictions, including hiring freezes, salary freezes, travel restrictions and delays of equipment purchases and facility renewal projects.

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  5. Restoration work shores up Washington MonumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    Restoration work on the Washington Monument in Baltimore's Mount Vernon Square was nerve-wracking and painstaking, but well worth the wait. The Washington Monument is the spot to which Baltimore turns every holiday season for a spectacular light display, but it is also a place of national significance.

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  6. Crews prepare Washington Monument for lightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    Each year, thousands gather at the Washington Monument for the lighting, which has become the official beginning of the holiday season in Baltimore. Crews put up the last strands of Christmas lights on the Washington Monument on Wednesday in preparation for the 43rd annual lighting.

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  7. 2 men arrested in teen's rape at frat houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    Baltimore police have arrested two men in the rape and sexual assault of a 16-year-old girl at a Johns Hopkins University off-campus fraternity house party in November. City police announced Wednesday the arrests of Chaz Haggins, 20, and Ethan Turner, 19, on first- and second-degree rape and conspiracy to commit first- and second-degree rape, in addition to multiple sex offense and assault charges.

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  8. Work group examines details of police camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    While the mayor vetoed the city's first attempt at police body cameras, she said she still fully supports them. She just wants to make sure all questions around them are dealt with.

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  9. City councilwoman counters school closingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    If all goes as planned, Baltimore City will close a half a dozen schools by next summer, but many parents and students said the buildings won't close without a fight. "This is a protest of the proposed closing of this beautiful Abbottston Elementary School," City Councilwoman Mary Pat Clarke said.

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  10. Christmas lights illuminated on 34th StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    Known affectionately as The Miracle on 34th Street, the Hampden community's Christmas lighting tradition lit up Saturday night in full celebration. The holiday lights display has made headlines around the world.

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  11. Maryland university students protest Ferguson decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    Students at many Baltimore-area universities organized protests against the decision by a grand jury in Ferguson, Missouri, to not indict Officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown. MARCH AND VOICE THEIR OPINIONS ABOUT THE DECISION.

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  12. Hundreds block city streets over Ferguson decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    As protests continued in Ferguson, Missouri, Tuesday night over a grand jury's decision not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, hundreds in Baltimore took to the streets in peaceful solidarity, blocking some major roadways during rush hour in the process. About 80 protesters began gathering at McKeldin Square downtown around 4 p.m. That number grew to the hundreds, with spontaneous demonstrations popping up all over downtown.

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  13. Gov.-elect Larry Hogan beefs up transition teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    Nearly two dozen more people have been added to the governor-elect's transition team, many of whom are familiar faces in Maryland politics who bring a wealth of experience to the table. As he examines the state of the state, Hogan is taking exception to the exit strategy of the current administration.

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  14. Md. university students protest Ferguson decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    Activists and students at many Baltimore-area universities organized protests against the decision by a grand jury in Ferguson , Missouri, to not indict Officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown. A Tuesday morning protest at Morgan State University drew about 100 students to the steps of the Northeast Police District, which is right beside the campus.

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  15. Christmas lights will be lit in HampdenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    After a threat to scrap a Baltimore tradition, homeowners in Hampden plan to flip the switch back on for an event that draws thousands. It's so well-known, the holiday lights celebration along 34th Street was recently ranked in the top 10 places in the country to see a light display, according to USA Today.

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  16. Harris, Casa de Md. react to Obama immigration planRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    President Barack Obama announced his plan to take executive action on immigration during a primetime speech Thursday night, and it's been getting mixed reaction in Maryland. "Are we a nation that tolerates the hypocrisy of a system where workers who pick our fruit and make our beds never have a chance to get right with the law? Or are we a nation that gives them a chance to make amends, take responsibility and give their kids a better future?" the president asked during the speech.

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  17. Baltimore's 'Running Man' attacked but not deterredRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    A man who runs all over Baltimore rain or shine every day of the year was attacked while on one of his routes recently, but he said the attack won't keep him from his daily routine. Keith Boissiere, also known as Baltimore's Running Man, tells 11 News about being attacked during one of his runs.

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  18. Work group explores police body camera useRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    A work group is exploring police body camera use in Baltimore and how to craft an effective policy that addresses privacy concerns. RIGHT TIME FOR TALKS.

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  19. Bedbugs found in SHA's Baltimore headquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    A pest control company will be treating the SHA's headquarters on North Calvert Street Saturday morning because of the presence of bedbugs, small insects that feed on human blood. According to an email sent to SHA employees, a security guard found bedbugs on two chairs at the Madison Street security desk on Oct. 21. SHA officials said that desk is unoccupied.

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  20. 6 hospitalized after CO leak in BaltimoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    BALTIMORE CITY FIRE OFFICIALS SAY SIX PEOPLE WERE TAKEN TO AREA HOSPITAL AFTER A CARBON MONOXIED LEAK WAS DISCOVERED INSIDE A SOUTHWEST BALTIMORE HOME. AND AS 11 NEWS REPORTER ROB ROBLIN TELLS US, FIREFIGHTERS ARE REMINDING PEOPLE ABOUT THE DANGERS OF THIS INVISIBLE KILLER.

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