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  • O'Malley reports $796K raised for PAC

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley, who is considering running for president in 2016, reported Tuesday that his political action committee raised about $796,000 in the second quarter of this year. The second-quarter amount, which represents funds raised from April through...

  • Families of 2 killed in derailment mull lawsuit

    BALTIMORE (AP) — A day after federal officials released investigative documents about a fatal Maryland train derailment, the parents of two 19-year-old women who were killed in the incident criticized CSX Corporation and federal transportation officials and said they are considering a lawsuit...

  • Md. panel discusses pretrial reforms

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A panel devoted to overseeing a program providing all criminal defendants in Maryland with an attorney during initial appearances met on Tuesday to discuss a game plan for developing reforms. The 23-member Commission to Reform Maryland's Pretrial System met Tuesday...

  • Relatives, friends remember boy killed at camp

    BALTIMORE (AP) — The mother of a 12-year-old boy who died after a tree fell on him during a storm at a Christian summer camp calls him "a light to everyone who knew him." Antoinette Bens released a statement Tuesday as relatives and friends gathered at New Psalmist Baptist Church in Baltimore...

  • 2 dead, 1 missing in separate boat accidents

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Two boaters are dead and a third is missing following two separate accidents in the Baltimore area, the Coast Guard said Tuesday. The Guard's Baltimore detachment said it has suspended its search pending further developments for 40-year-old John Jones after he failed to...

  • Md. officials provide update on health exchange

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A computer glitch with Connecticut's health exchange will be corrected in the version Maryland will be using as the state revamps its own troubled website with Connecticut's technology, Maryland's information technology secretary assured lawmakers Tuesday. As Maryland...

  • Woman, 85, killed in Rock Hall house fire

    ROCK HALL, Md. (AP) — Maryland fire investigators say an 85-year-old woman was killed in a house fire in Rock Hall. The fire broke out shortly before 4 a.m. Tuesday in a two-story home in the small Kent County community. The State Fire Marshal's office says the home sustained heavy damage...

  • Frederick County, Md., sheriff joins border tour

    FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — A Maryland sheriff known for his tough stance on illegal immigration says he's visiting the U.S-Mexico border to get a firsthand look at the influx of unaccompanied children entering the United States. Frederick County Sheriff Chuck Jenkins said Monday he's joining...

  • Body found, crews search for boater after accident

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Authorities say they've recovered the body of a woman and are searching for a missing man following a boating accident near the Francis Scott Key Bridge near Baltimore. Maryland Natural Resources Police say the woman's body was found Monday morning. She had been reported...

  • Ex-Md. Veterans Affairs official guilty of fraud

    BALTIMORE (AP) — A former Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs official has pleaded guilty to fraud for a scheme in which he submitted false documents and collected roughly $1.4 million in veterans' benefits. Sixty-seven-year-old Army veteran David Clark of Hydes, Maryland, pleaded guilty...

  • Teen hurt after falling off train in Harford Co.

    JOPPA, Md. (AP) — Police say an 18-year-old was hurt after falling off a train in Harford County. The Harford County Sheriff's Office says it received a call a little after 6 p.m. Sunday for an accident along the CSX tracks near Clayton Road in Joppa. The sheriff's office believes the teen...

  • Md. Sen. to visit food manufacturing company

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Maryland Sen. Ben Cardin is scheduled to visit a Baltimore food manufacturer as part of his tour of businesses in the state. Cardin is scheduled to visit Tulkoff Food Products on Monday. The company is a third-generation, family owned manufacturer of condiments, sauces and...

  • Elijah Cummings: The Democrats' first line of defense against Republican attacks

    There is no better manifestation of the rancorous partisan gridlock that has gripped Congress in recent years than the parties' proxy war between Reps. Elijah Cummings and Darrell Issa.

  • EXography: North Dakota, Texas top state economic growth since end of the Great Recession of 2008

    Last month, the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis released its newest annual data on each state's real gross domestic product, running through 2013. Among other things, the numbers reveal important insights into how each state fared in the period following the Great Recession — and possibly...



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