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Growing research finds psychedelics effective in treating disease

Gordon McGlothlin, who took his first puff at age 12 behind his family's garage, tried to quit smoking for years, but no cessation technique worked until he used a psychedelic drug. Researchers with the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine gave the 69-year-old a derivative of psychedelic...

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      Five Minutes with Harbor Boating president Mike McDaniel

      Mike McDaniel laid the plans to buy Baltimore Water Taxi during his second deployment to Iraq in 2009. The Marine infantry officer was running a mortar platoon and helping train the Iraqi military during the day, then firing off business emails and phone calls from an internet cafe and a phone...

    • Flawed law would require Baltimore to spend $180 million on affordable housing at Port Covington

      Flawed law would require Baltimore to spend $180 million on affordable housing at Port Covington

      Even the proponents of Baltimore's inclusionary housing law agree it is flawed. In effect for nearly a decade, the ordinance was supposed to require developers of city-subsidized projects to make 20 percent of their housing units affordable to lower-income families. But the law has produced just...

    • Former Priority Partners employee pleads guilty to Medicaid fraud

      Former Priority Partners employee pleads guilty to Medicaid fraud

      A former employee of Priority Partners, a Medicaid Managed Care Organization owned by Johns Hopkins HealthCare, pleded guilty to felony Medicaid fraud for altering medical records that caused the Medicaid to improperly pay the company more than $875,000. Inca Elfriede Schultz, 61, of Cudjoe Key,...

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    • Baltimore Comic Con, Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour and more of the top events this week

      Baltimore Comic Con, Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour and more of the top events this week

      Baltimore Comic Con Reading comic books. Collecting comic books. Dressing like you're a character in the comic books. Yep, it'll be all comics all the time this weekend, as the 17th annual Baltimore Comic Con brings Batman, Iron Man, Wonder Woman and all their fans to the convention center, 1 W....

    • Former Raven Trevor Pryce to debut kids series 'Kulipari' on Netflix

      Former Raven Trevor Pryce to debut kids series 'Kulipari' on Netflix

      For most athletes, their best years are well behind them by the time the hit the big 4-0. But at 41, former NFL star Trevor Pryce has found a new and what he calls a better life among the frogs and scorpions of "Kulipari." The trilogy of children's books he created starring a wannabe warrior frog...

    • Lewis Museum names executive director, Wanda Draper

      Lewis Museum names executive director, Wanda Draper

      The Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History & Culture has named Wanda Q. Draper its new executive director. A veteran communications professional in Baltimore, she's arriving as the 11-year-old museum seems in many ways reinvigorated — in the wake of the death of Freddie Gray,...

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    • Take the plunge into blue home decor

      Take the plunge into blue home decor

      When it comes to home decor, blue is never out of style for Lee Whitehead, owner of Mount Vernon's Nouveau Home & Interior Design. "It's just beautiful," he said. "Sure, there's an ebb and flow [in the color's popularity]. But when you go to trade shows, you are always going to see the peacock...

    • Retro Baltimore: Charm City is one degree from Kevin Bacon

      Retro Baltimore: Charm City is one degree from Kevin Bacon

      If you have a soft spot for romantic comedies, Kevin Bacon, or for movies set in Baltimore, you’re in luck. “He Said, She Said,” which came out 25 years ago, is available for rental online, and you can travel back to 1991-era Baltimore from the comfort of your own home in Baltimore, assuming that’s...

    • Wedded: Karen Hillsley and Jeff Meyer hit it off on the dance floor

      Wedded: Karen Hillsley and Jeff Meyer hit it off on the dance floor

      Date: May 21 Her story: Karen Hillsley, 25, was born in Durham, N.C., and grew up in Ellicott City. She is a physical therapist at St. Agnes Hospital. Her parents, Russell and Ellen Hillsley, live in Ellicott City. His story: Jeff Meyer, 24, was born in Frankfurt, Germany, and grew up in Cary,...

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    • Commissioner Davis, I think the citizens are on to us

      Commissioner Davis, I think the citizens are on to us

    • Sweat-free schooling?

      Sweat-free schooling?

      On Friday at 11 a.m., Dulaney High School economics teacher Phil Bressler conducted his advanced placement classes by webinar. His 60 or so students were fortunate to have the option of receiving instruction via computer at home. Hundreds of other students weren't so lucky — school was closed because...

    • Think bigger than Port Covington

      Think bigger than Port Covington

      Kevin Plank is not lying. The CEO of Under Armour wants to invest $4.4 billion in Port Covington, but says he needs $1.2 billion in city, state and federal subsidies ("public investments") for this to make sense. This is God's truth. The problem is the potent investment repellent that is Baltimore's...

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