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Maryland Becomes First State to Officially Ban Racial Profiling

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Aug 26, 2015 9:33am

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As of yesterday, Maryland became the first state in the country to enact strict new rules aimed at ending discriminatory profiling by police. Read More →

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Greenspring Valley Barn For Sale, $3.45 Million, Once Part of the Historic Villa Pace Estate

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 25, 2015 2:46pm

Hot House: 10955 Nacirema Lane, Stevenson, MD 21153

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Conversion, circa 1999, of 19th century bank barn. Wood frame on stone foundation, with eight upper and five lower bays. Wood shingle exterior and gabled roof, topped by original square cupola. The space includes 12,085 sq. ft. over 2.5 stories, with 6 bedrooms and 7.5 baths, a three story foyer and great room w/fireplace. High ceilings, gourmet kitchen, deluxe master bedroom suite, three stop elevator, state-of-the-art-systems. Pool, sports court, extensive bluestone hardscaping, two bedroom stone guesthouse, on 5.92 acre lot: $3.45 million Read More →

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So I Guess the Horse Thing Is Illegal After All

3 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 25, 2015 10:21am

Photo via Twitter user @shereeny.

Photo via Twitter user @shereeny.

Unfortunately for anyone who was psyched that Baltimore might be seeing a resurgence of horseback riding (and carriage driving!) on city streets, the practice may not be as lawful as I previously supposed. Read More →

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Adnan Syed’s Lawyer Says New Evidence Should Overturn Conviction

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 25, 2015 10:12am

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Nearly a year after the first episodes of the smash hit podcast Serial first aired, an attorney for the man at the center of the case says there’s new evidence to overturn Adnan Syed’s 2000 conviction. Read More →

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For Sale in Fells Point: Rita’s Italian Ice That Feds Tied to Cocaine Ring

0 Written by: | Monday, Aug 24, 2015 3:16pm

Free Italian Ice at Rita'sThe Rita’s Italian Ice in Fells Point where the accused ring leader of a cocaine ring hid cash is on the auction block. As first reported by the Baltimore Business Journal, the US Marshals are offering an opportunity to own a piece of this infamous piece of Baltimore real estate. Read More →

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Trump on Baltimore: Vicious Gangs of Illegals

0 Written by: | Monday, Aug 24, 2015 10:14am

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Presidential hopeful Donald Trump appeared on ABC’s This Week last night, and spoke to host George Stephanopoulos about his feelings about immigrants and immigration. It was… interesting. Read More →

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Are Horses the New Dirt Bikes in Baltimore?

0 Written by: | Monday, Aug 24, 2015 9:45am

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City officials are looking for a solution that would end dirt bike riding on Baltimore city streets for good. But it looks like a new scourge may already be taking its place: horses!

Twitter user @Bmorebizz, captured cell phone video of horseback riders and carriage drivers racing through Baltimore on Sunday: Read More →

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Ice Bucket Challenge Led to ALS Breakthrough at Hopkins

0 Written by: | Friday, Aug 21, 2015 10:47am

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Remember those heady days back in the summer of 2014 when everyone was dumping buckets of ice water over their heads to support ALS research? The Ice Bucket Challenge was taken up by everyone from ex-presidents to football stars; the ALS Association received an additional $100 million in donations thanks to the challenge. But the challenge also faced critics, who argued that the viral movement was more about, well, virality than actually making any substantial change. Those critics may be feeling a little silly now that a Johns Hopkins team says that those donations were crucial to helping them make a breakthrough in understanding the terminal disease. Read More →

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Molly Shattuck Sentenced to Jail

0 Written by: | Friday, Aug 21, 2015 10:35am

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Former Ravens cheerleader will serve 48 weekends in jail.

Molly Shattuck, the former Ravens cheerleader who gained national attention as the oldest cheerleader in the NFL, will serve every other weekend in jail for a period of two years for the sexual assault of a 15-year old Howard County youth. Read More →

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Man Allegedly Waves Confederate Flag, Assaults Two People in Rosedale

0 Written by: | Friday, Aug 21, 2015 9:15am

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A man is facing assault charges after his racist rantings allegedly turned into a knife attack in Baltimore County’s Rosedale community on Sunday, the Baltimore Sun reports. Read More →

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