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Feds Offer Money to Help Revive a Campground in Gwynns Falls Leakin Park

0 Written by: | Monday, Jul 24, 2017 4:06pm

A view of the Winans Meadow in Gwynns Falls Leakin Park. Photo via Baltimore Parks and Open Space Alliance.

Gwynns Falls Leakin Park is set to get a sizable makeover, with a little bit of help from federal officials.

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Mosby: Video of Officer Placing Drugs in Can ‘Wasn’t Immediately Visible’ During Initial Review

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 5:05pm

Still via YouTube/Baltimore City State’s Attorney’s Office

Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby said today that the now-infamous body cam footage of a city police officer placing a bag of drugs inside a soup can and then “finding” it wasn’t immediately noticeable when prosecutors were reviewing the footage early on.

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Elon Musk Claims ‘Verbal’ Government Approval to Build NY-Philly-Baltimore-DC Hyperloop

1 Written by: | Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 3:42pm

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

Elon Musk is stealing the MagLev’s thunder today, sending out a viral series of tweets about a proposed underground East Coast “Hyperloop” train that would run through Baltimore.

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President Trump was Displeased to Learn His Deputy Attorney General Worked in Baltimore

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 11:08am

It was a big deal in Maryland when Rod Rosenstein was tapped to be second-in-command of the U.S. Justice Department under Donald Trump. But in a new interview with The New York Times, the president said he was miffed to learn of Rosenstein’s professional origins.

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Public Defender’s Office: Body Cam Footage Shows City Police Officer Planting Drugs

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jul 19, 2017 11:34am

Still via footage from the Office of the Public Defender

Some body camera footage released by public defenders appears to show questionable evidence-handling by a Baltimore police officer.

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Maya Rockeymoore, Elijah Cummings’ Wife, Might Run for Governor

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jul 19, 2017 9:42am

Still via Global Policy Solutions/YouTube

A congressman and a governor: How’s that for a political power couple?

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Poll: Hogan Still Posting Pretty High Approval Ratings Heading into 2018 Election

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jul 18, 2017 2:23pm

Courtesy Gov. Larry Hogan’s Office

The 2018 election season isn’t a great time to be a Democratic gubernatorial candidate in Maryland, if you’re going by the polls.

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Lululemon Suing Under Armour Over Sports Bra Design

1 Written by: | Tuesday, Jul 18, 2017 11:15am

Lululemon’s Energy bra (left) vs. Under Armour’s Eclipse Low Impact bra

High-end athletic wear maker Lululemon is arguing that the folks at Under Armour are big fat copycats.

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One Year In, DeRay McKesson Says He’s Leaving his Job with Baltimore City Schools

2 Written by: | Monday, Jul 17, 2017 10:55am

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

Baltimore City Public Schools’ highest-profile employee is leaving his North Avenue office behind.

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Feds ‘Administratively Close’ Racial Discrimination Investigation into Hogan’s Nixing of Red Line

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 14, 2017 3:55pm

Photo via Gov. Larry Hogan/Twitter

Gov. Larry Hogan is off the hook in a federal civil rights probe into his decision to veto the nearly $3 billion Red Line rail project for Baltimore in June 2015.

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