Featured, Lifeline

Baltimore May Be Getting a Professional Soccer Team

0 Written by: | Friday, Sep 16, 2016 9:55am

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In 2018, Baltimore sports fans may be able to watch professional soccer matches very close to home. Read More →

Featured, Lifeline

College Park Bus Driver Saves Kids From Burning School Bus

0 Written by: | Thursday, Sep 15, 2016 9:13am

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Twenty elementary school children were riding home from school earlier this week when their bus caught fire. (Don’t worry, this story has a happy ending for everyone except the bus.) Read More →

Featured, Schools

Johns Hopkins Is a Top-Ten University (Again)

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016 9:20am

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It was a big deal last year when Johns Hopkins University finally attained a long-time goal of being ranked as one of the top 10 universities in the country, as ranked by US News. This year, when they once again hit the mark, it’s kinda like… meh.

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Featured, Health and Fitness, Money & Power

Judge Dismisses $1 Billion Lawsuit Against Hopkins — For Now

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Sep 13, 2016 9:33am

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Last year, Johns Hopkins was slapped with a $1 billion lawsuit stemming from an unethical experiment the university was involved in in the 1940s. This week, that suit was dismissed — though it may soon be refiled. Read More →

Featured, Health and Fitness

Baltimore Douses City in Pesticides to Combat Zika

1 Written by: | Monday, Sep 12, 2016 9:22am

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Last night, Baltimore joined cities like Dallas and New York by spraying insecticide in an attempt to fight back against the Zika virus. Read More →

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Lifeline

Baltimore County’s Shameful Record on Rape Reports

0 Written by: | Friday, Sep 09, 2016 9:38am

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Baltimore City has had a rough few weeks, news-wise. Now it seems as though it’s Baltimore County’s turn. Read More →

Featured, Health and Fitness, Money & Power

Some Hospitals Massively Overcharge, Hopkins Study Finds

0 Written by: | Friday, Sep 09, 2016 9:05am

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In case you haven’t heard, our health care system is messed up. Read More →

Food & Drink

Uber Launches Food Delivery Service in Baltimore

0 Written by: | Thursday, Sep 08, 2016 9:30am

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Pretty soon, Baltimoreans will be able to order up a land-taxi and a water-taxi and a snack via Uber. (Though presumably not all at the same time.)

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Featured, Lifeline

Johns Hopkins Profs Criticized for Controversial Transgender Research

0 Written by: | Thursday, Sep 08, 2016 8:57am

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Last month, two Johns Hopkins public health professors published a 143-page paper that’s won them widespread condemnation from human rights groups. Read More →

Culture, Featured

Bob Dylan Creates Giant Sculpture for Maryland Casino

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Sep 07, 2016 10:19am

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Photo by John Shearer

Bob Dylan is a man of many talents… including, apparently, casino sculptures. Read More →

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