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'Step' documentary will get the red-carpet treatment tonight

'Step' documentary will get the red-carpet treatment tonight

The Lethal Ladies of Baltimore will be getting the red carpet treatment tonight. “Step,” director Amanda Lipitz’s by turns heartbreaking and exhilarating visit with the Baltimore Leadership School for Young Women’s “Lethal Ladies” step team, is getting its local premiere at an invitation-only screening...

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  • Golden parachutes in Towson

    Golden parachutes in Towson

    Our view: The County Council needs to step in to rescind a generous severance package policy for Baltimore County’s top paid employees Congratulations to Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz for recognizing that it’s untenable for his chief administrative officer to have signed a policy allowing...

  • Even if you win in arbitration, you still lose

    Even if you win in arbitration, you still lose

    Congress recently began a fast track process to repeal a new rule by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) that protects consumers’ right to band together in class action lawsuits when companies engage in widespread wrongdoing. The saga of the Martin-Bowens of Glen Burnie shows why preserving...

  • Democrats lack a game changer

    Democrats lack a game changer

    Our view: Democrats can’t upstage President Trump with a ‘Better Deal,’ but that’s not necessarily what Americans want or need right now Since Hillary Clinton’s loss last November, Democrats have been unified mostly by one thing — resisting Donald Trump. As unpopular as the nation’s 45th president...

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  • Towson-based chemical distributor acquires competitors in Massachusetts, Texas

    Towson-based chemical distributor acquires competitors in Massachusetts, Texas

    Dunleary Inc., a Towson-based regional specialty chemical distributor, plans to acquire two other regional chemical distributors, Westborough, Mass.-based D. N. Lukens and Dallas-based D & F Distributing, the company announced Monday. Collectively, the three companies sell coatings, adhesives,...

  • German carmakers colluded on diesel controls, technology for decades: report

    German carmakers colluded on diesel controls, technology for decades: report

    Another week, another scare from the German car industry. What began with Daimler's massive recall of more than 3 million diesel cars to lower their emissions, ended on Friday with Audi also embarking on a voluntary recall of 850,000 vehicles. Adding to the spate of bad news was a report in Der...

  • WebMD to be sold to private equity firm in $2.8B deal

    WebMD to be sold to private equity firm in $2.8B deal

    KKR is buying health information website WebMD in a deal valued at about $2.8 billion. WebMD Health Corp. announced in February that it was looking at its strategic options, including a possible sale. KKR's Internet Brands, an online media and software services provider and subsidiary of KKR, will...

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  • Muslim Food Fest returns to Baltimore

    Muslim Food Fest returns to Baltimore

    The Muslim Food Fest will return to Baltimore for a fifth year Aug. 12. The family-friendly festival features foods from halal vendors in the area. New this year is a bazaar of more than 30 purveyors selling clothing, toys, accessories and services. The event runs from noon to 10 p.m. at the Islamic...

  • Michael Phelps didn't actually race a real shark on TV, and viewers aren't happy

    Michael Phelps didn't actually race a real shark on TV, and viewers aren't happy

    Remember back in December 2014, when Discovery Channel hyped that a man would be eaten and then regurgitated by a giant snake on a special called “Eaten Alive?” Then that didn’t actually happen, and viewers were furious? We bring this up because 57 minutes into Discovery’s heavily promoted Sunday...

  • 'Game of Thrones' episode 2 recap: 'Be a dragon'

    'Game of Thrones' episode 2 recap: 'Be a dragon'

    Things are moving quickly for the lords and ladies and wolves of Westeros. Years of war and strife have torn them apart — and now, war and strife will bring them together. “Stormborn” opens, naturally, with a storm whipping the walls of Dragonstone, where Daenerys Targaryen, Tyrion Lannister and...

  • Nitro Circus draws 22,000, delayed twice by rain

    Nitro Circus draws 22,000, delayed twice by rain

    This Friday, Travis Pastrana's Nitro Circus Live will be in Indianapolis for a show, the week after that it will head to Canada, and this October tour dates are scheduled in South Africa. But Sunday afternoon the Davidsonville resident, who grew up in Annapolis, was back in his hometown at Navy-Marine...

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  • Democrats try to rebrand party, promising 'better deal' ahead of 2018 elections

    Democrats try to rebrand party, promising 'better deal' ahead of 2018 elections

    Promising "A Better Deal" for American workers, Democratic Party leaders rolled out a new agenda with a populist pitch on Monday aimed at winning back the working-class voters they lost to President Donald Trump in November. Democratic congressional leaders left the Beltway for small-town Berryville,...

  • Trump's new messenger says briefings back on camera

    Trump's new messenger says briefings back on camera

    President Donald Trump's new communications chief says television cameras can start rolling again in the White House briefing room. Anthony Scaramucci — the Wall Street financier who joined the administration last week — tweeted on Monday that "the TV Cameras are back on." Under Press Secretary...

  • Senate GOP gets new pressure from Trump on health care

    Senate GOP gets new pressure from Trump on health care

    President Donald Trump pressured Republicans Monday to approve the Senate's wheezing health care bill, saying a showdown vote planned for this week is their "last chance to do the right thing" and erase the Obama law. Trump's prodding came a day before leaders say the Senate will vote on legislation...

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  • New York City establishes tenants' right to lawyer in eviction cases

    New York City establishes tenants' right to lawyer in eviction cases

    The New York City Council passed legislation Thursday that will guarantee free legal representation to all low-income tenants facing eviction, the first measure in the nation to establish a civil right to counsel in housing court. Advocates for tenants in Maryland and across the nation hailed the...

  • Students will be offered flu shots, not nasal spray, again this year

    Students will be offered flu shots, not nasal spray, again this year

    The push to get children vaccinated against the flu will soon begin in earnest, but for the second year in a row the kids will have to endure a shot instead of the painless nasal spray most prefer. The spray, FluMist, was deemed so ineffective by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

  • After five months, still no answers in case of missing Baltimore mother and daughter

    After five months, still no answers in case of missing Baltimore mother and daughter

    More than five months after the mysterious disappearance of his sister and her eldest daughter, Alfred Clark is still searching for answers. Joanna Clark, 33, and her daughter, Shariece Clark, 15, went missing from their Cherry Hill home on Feb. 4. But the circumstances leading up to their disappearance,...

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