Disabled foster child dies at Maryland group home

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Disabled foster child dies at group home state was ready to close

The contractor was recently warned it would lose its license for having inadequate staff to meet the "health and safety needs of each child" and other issues.

Officials warn child immigrant crisis is draining resources

Federal officials planned to assess a former Army Reserve site in Westminster as a possible shelter for some of the children.

Orioles welcome possibility of 'Battle of the Beltways' World Series vs. Nationals

Orioles welcome possibility of 'Battle of the Beltways' World Series vs. Nationals

The Orioles believe they could meet the Washington Nationals again this year.

Bel Air's Broom's Bloom Dairy scoops up customers from social media buzz

Bel Air's Broom's Bloom Dairy scoops up customers from social media buzz

The ice cream shop was rated one of TripAdvisor's 10 best a year ago, and people keep coming.

Stake in Sparrows Point could be sold to local group

Stake in Sparrows Point could be sold to local group

The owner of the closed Sparrows Point steel mill is working on selling a "significant percentage" of its stake in the property to local buyers, raising hopes for its eventual redevelopment.

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Baltimore fashion heats up this summer

Baltimore fashion heats up this summer

Events near Artscape and in the Inner Harbor planned

'House of Cards,' 'Veep,' 'Treme,' Josh Charles earn major Emmy nominations

House of Cards, Veep, Treme, Josh Charles earn major Emmy nominations

There was a strong Baltimore flavor to the nominations for the 2014 Emmys announced today.

InsideMDSports: Diamond Stone, nation's No. 1 center, could visit Maryland

InsideMDSports: Stone, nation's No. 1 center, could visit Maryland

Editor's note: Each week, InsideMDSports.com provides this blog with a Maryland recruiting feature that previously appeared as premium content on its site.

Adoptable pets at Baltimore-area shelters [Pictures]

Adoptable pets at Baltimore-area shelters [Pictures]

Here's a collection of a few of the dogs, cats and other critters in the Baltimore area who need homes. Be sure to check with the shelter before you go to verify that the animal you want is still there.

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Hillary's money 'problem' [Commentary]

Hillary's money 'problem' [Commentary]

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's much-publicized book tour has kicked off with all the ballyhoo of a presidential candidacy now widely expected to occur. But it has already provided fodder for mild speculation that her Democratic...

Forget a pump part? Vending machine solves breastfeeding mothers' dilemma

Forget a pump part? Vending machine solves breastfeeding mothers' dilemma

Every working breastfeeding mother has had it happen at least once: You're on a break, ready to pump, when you discover you forgot a crucial...

Harm reduction a key strategy in drug treatment [Letter]

Gun control isn't the reason for declining Baltimore homicides [Letter]

Vincent DeMarco's letter ("...

Outraged by BGE [Letter]

Marijuana isn't as harmless as people think [Letter]

The important news about marijuana isn't that it now can be bought in Washington state, it's in the research that's showing up in...

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