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  1. Anne Arundel County Under Winter Weather AdvisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Patch.com

    The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for parts of Maryland, including Anne Arundel County, Thursday afternoon and evening. Northern Maryland, parts of northern Virginia and the eastern Virginia panhandle are under the advisory, according to the weather service.

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  2. The Daily Record unveils Influential Marylander honoreesRead the original story

    31 min ago | Daily Record

    Fifty-one of Maryland's top leaders were selected by the editors of The Daily Record for their leadership and significant contributions to the fields of civic leadership, communications, education, finance, freestyle, general business, health care, law, philanthropy, real estate and technology. Elected leaders are not eligible for this award because they are by nature influential.

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  3. Christopher J. Mullins: Taking a long view on our healthRead the original story

    31 min ago | Daily Record

    The year 1990 marked the release of the very first America's Health Rankings report - when we first learned where Maryland ranks relative to every other state in overall health and wellness. I always look forward to this annual report because it provides an overview of where we stand in health compared with our peer states.

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  4. Nourish Now collects food from Bethesda restaurants for at-risk youthRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... Now is a non-profit organization that works to bring food security to those in need throughout Montgomery County, Maryland by collecting and redistributing surplus food from restaurants, caterers and other licensed food providers. The food drive was ...

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  5. Ohio rabbi held on charges of sexually abusing Maryland girlRead the original story

    40 min ago | Vallejo News

    An Ohio rabbi charged with sexually abusing a Maryland girl was ordered held on $500,000 bail and to turn in his passport, officials in Baltimore said on Thursday. The rabbi, 50-year-old Frederick Karp, was charged Wednesday with sexually abusing the minor between July 2009 and December 2014 while visiting with her family in Baltimore.

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  6. Prince George's County Under Winter Weather AdvisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Patch.com

    The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for parts of Maryland, including Prince George's County, Thursday afternoon and evening. Northern Maryland, parts of northern Virginia and the eastern Virginia panhandle are under the advisory, according to the weather service.

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  7. Bail Set for Ohio RabbiRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | Baltimore Jewish Times

    Rabbi Frederick Karp made his first appearance in Baltimore County court Thursday for a hearing at which a judge set his bail at $500,000 and forbid him from any contact with his accusers, witnesses or children under the age of 18. Karp, an Ohio resident, was extradited to Maryland yesterday from New York City, where he was arrested Jan. 15 at the John F. Kennedy International Airport as he awaited a flight to Israel. He is charged with second- and third-degree sex offense, sexual abuse of a minor and perverted practice stemming from an accusation made on New Year's Eve that Karp had been sexually abusing a young girl in Baltimore County over a period of time.

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  8. State approves slots reductions at Maryland Live and HorseshoeRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | The Maryland Gazette

    The Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Commission approved requests Thursday by the state's largest casinos - Maryland Live and Horseshoe Baltimore - to eliminate 300 slots machines each and add more profitable table games. Horseshoe, which has 2,500 slots and 147 table games, received permission to add 30 table games.

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  9. Ocean City Police Department Warns Drivers not to Drink and DriveRead the original story

    52 min ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... alcohol, we strongly recommend that they have a designated driver, call a cab or catch a city bus." Crash data for Maryland shows that impaired driving was a factor in roughly one third of all roadway deaths for 2013. A driver is legally considered ...

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  10. Cleveland Rabbi Accused of Sexually Abusing Baltimore GirlRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Forward

    An Ohio rabbi charged with sexually abusing a Maryland girl was ordered held on $500,000 bail and to turn in his passport, officials in Baltimore said on Thursday. The rabbi, 50-year-old Frederick Karp, was charged Wednesday with sexually abusing the minor between July 2009 and December 2014 while visiting with her family in Baltimore.

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  11. Sheriffs: Missing Stafford teen may be in dangerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NBC12

    ... was wearing dark blue jeans, a black hooded sweatshirt and a plaid jacket. K-9 units, search and rescue teams and a Maryland State Police helicopter searched for Marston overnight. The search is continuing Thursday. Authorities ask anyone with ...

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  12. Virginians far more likely to die in a fire than MarylandersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... Brower says. Sprinklers can buy residents time and contain the fire until help arrives, he says. But unlike in Maryland, Virginia localities can't make changes to the building code and codes in the Commonwealth say sprinklers aren't required. "You ...

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  13. Paper Ballots Return to Maryland ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    ... said this year will be spent in preparation and education for what is predicted to be a high turnout election. Maryland joins a growing number of states that use paper ballots or a combination of paper and digital voting machines that keep a ...

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  14. Federal investigation results expected later this yearRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Gazette.net

    ... which operates the airpark, cautioned those at Wednesday's meeting against such speculation. Miller said the Maryland Aviation Administration had - at the revenue authority's request - performed an interim inspection of the airpark's operations ...

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  15. Md. Bill Would Put Armed Police Officer In Every SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    A mass school shooting in Maryland is a matter of when, not if, a state lawmaker said as he renewed his proposal to put an armed officer in every public school. A House committee held a hearing Wednesday on a bill from Delegate John Cluster, a Baltimore County Republican, that would put about 900 trained officers in Maryland schools before the next school year begins.

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  16. State Approves Slots Reductions At Maryland Live, HorseshoeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    ... (WJZ) - The state's two largest casinos have been granted permission to switch out some slots for table games. Maryland Live and Horseshoe will eliminate 300 slots each to make room for table games, which are much more popular than slots. It's a ...

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  17. Watch 320-foot furnace at historic Baltimore steel plant implodedRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Big News Network.com

    ... and a lot of steel production came from that site." While the steel mill brought economic prosperity to the state, Maryland reached an agreement with the site's new owner last fall to clean up contamination and decades worth of industrial pollution ...

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  18. staff roundtable - Basketball rollercoasterRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Testudo Times

    Maryland played poorly for 77 minutes last week, but still went 1-1. Are the Terps experiencing a mid-season slump, or something more worrisome? Todd: I'm not sure it's either, but I'd be inclined to lean more toward the former.

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  19. Judge Rules Ocean City Had Right To Respect Family Wishes To Not Release Drowning Victim's NameRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Dispatch

    A Worcester County Circuit Court judge this week opined the Ocean City Police Department met its burden under the Maryland Public Information Act to withhold the name of a 17-year-old drowning victim. In September, The Daily Times and its parent Gannett Company Inc. filed suit in Worcester County Circuit Court against the Ocean City Mayor and Council and the police department seeking to force the town to release the drowning victim's name.

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  20. Carroll County Under Winter Weather AdvisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for parts of Maryland, including Carroll County.

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