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Virginia sees opportunity amid discord over Maryland brewery rules

Virginia sees opportunity amid discord over Maryland brewery rules

Virginia officials are seizing on discord in Maryland over how to regulate the growing number of breweries here by trying to entice brewers and entrepreneurs to move south. Virginia Secretary of Commerce and Trade Todd Haymore said he and his staff have contacted more than half a dozen Maryland...

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  • The new economy is coming

    The new economy is coming

    Late May is college commencement speech season, and there are always one or two destined to cause upset. This year, add to the list the Harvard commencement speech given last Thursday by Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his call for "universal basic income," which is a fancy way of describing a...

  • Alternative fact of the Week: Conspiracy theorists go nuts on a murder victim

    Alternative fact of the Week: Conspiracy theorists go nuts on a murder victim

    Alternative facts come in all shapes and sizes. Sometimes, they are relatively benign, as when President Donald Trump insisted his inauguration drew record crowds when photographs show that no, it didn't. At other times, they are a cynical attempt to affect policy, such as the gross exaggeration,...

  • The poverty 'mind-set'

    The poverty 'mind-set'

    There's a grain of truth and a mountain of myopia in Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson's assertion during a radio interview that having the "right mind-set" can bring a person out of poverty and the "wrong mind-set" can condemn him or her to it despite all the advantages in the...

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  • Tom Brady is Under Armour's 'muse' on new athlete recovery line

    Tom Brady is Under Armour's 'muse' on new athlete recovery line

    Approaching 40 years old, Tom Brady said it's neither happenstance nor his DNA enabling him to continue to play football at an elite level in a league in which most quarterbacks his age have long since been discarded. In bed by 9:00 most nights and up by 5:30 a.m., the New England Patriots star...

  • Five minutes with Mary Steinebrunner of Dunlop Protective Footwear

    Five minutes with Mary Steinebrunner of Dunlop Protective Footwear

    From a factory in Havre de Grace, Mary Steinebrunner oversees the production of 1.5 million pairs of boots a year. The boots made by Dunlop Protective Footwear USA are designed for function, not fashion. The footwear protects workers on farms, oil rigs, fishing boats, food processing plants, construction...

  • 'A little break': Long weekend summer getaways gaining popularity

    'A little break': Long weekend summer getaways gaining popularity

    Jackie Green hasn't checked yet with her family and friends to see when everyone's free for a weekend in Ocean City or Rehoboth this summer. But that's the beauty, she said, of going for long weekends instead of a whole week. It's not as much of a commitment, so last-minute scheduling is easier....

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  • White House relents in fight with ethics office over waiver disclosure

    White House relents in fight with ethics office over waiver disclosure

    The White House plans to comply with a request from the government's chief ethics officer to share information about ethics waivers granted to former lobbyists and other appointees, backing down from a heated showdown that threatened to undercut President Donald Trump's "drain the swamp" pledge....

  • Amid escalating Russia crisis, Trump considers major staff changes

    Amid escalating Russia crisis, Trump considers major staff changes

    President Donald Trump and his advisers, seeking to contain the escalating Russia crisis that threatens to consume his presidency, are considering a retooling of his senior staff and the creation of a "war room" within the White House, according to several aides and outside Trump allies. Following...

  • A high-stakes gamble: How Jared Kushner reacted to previous crises

    A high-stakes gamble: How Jared Kushner reacted to previous crises

    Jared Kushner had barely survived a fight to save his family's real estate empire. Taking charge of the business after his father went to prison, Kushner, 25 at the time, paid $1.8 billion in 2007 for the nation's most expensive office building. Then the market went south, the debts piled up, and...

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  • Three top jobs in special ed vacant in Baltimore city schools

    Three top jobs in special ed vacant in Baltimore city schools

    Disability rights advocates are concerned that three top jobs in special education at Baltimore City schools have been vacant for months. The unfilled positions include executive director of special education, director of due process and parent response, and director of citywide, separate public...

  • Five Baltimore officers from Freddie Gray case face internal discipline; three could be fired

    Five Baltimore officers from Freddie Gray case face internal discipline; three could be fired

    Five Baltimore police officers involved in the 2015 arrest and death of Freddie Gray have been charged with violating department rules, with three of them facing termination, The Baltimore Sun has learned. The three who face firing are Officer Caesar Goodson, who was driving the van where an autopsy...

  • Common Cause: Franchot survey blurs line between governing, campaign

    Common Cause: Franchot survey blurs line between governing, campaign

    Comptroller Peter Franchot's office sees no problem in its use of state social media accounts to publicize a survey created by his political campaign committee. But others do. Franchot, a third-term Democrat, has launched a task force in an effort to change Maryland laws governing the beer industry...

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