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  • Trump faces a pivotal week ahead as he addresses jittery GOP lawmakers

    Trump faces a pivotal week ahead as he addresses jittery GOP lawmakers

    Less than two months into his presidency, Donald Trump faces a pivotal week ahead, with plans to address GOP lawmakers who are jittery about key aspects of his legislative agenda and to roll out a new travel ban in a fashion that will ease doubts about his administration's competence. President...

  • White House dodging questions of Sessions' role in FBI probe

    White House dodging questions of Sessions' role in FBI probe

    The White House is dodging questions about whether Attorney General Jeff Sessions should consider withdrawing from the FBI's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. A prominent Republican, California Rep. Darrell Issa, has called for a special prosecutor and said...

  • A divided White House still offers little guidance on replacing Obamacare

    A divided White House still offers little guidance on replacing Obamacare

    A meeting Friday afternoon between President Donald Trump and Ohio Gov. John Kasich, his former rival in the GOP primaries, had no set agenda. But Kasich came armed with one anyway: his hope to blunt drastic changes to the nation's health-care system envisioned by some conservatives in Washington....

  • Did the 2011 White House correspondents' dinner spur Trump to run for president?

    Did the 2011 White House correspondents' dinner spur Trump to run for president?

    If several media and political pundits are to be believed, President Donald Trump sits in the White House today as the result of several hours one warm April evening nearly six years ago: the 2011 White House Correspondents' Association dinner. That year, at the invitation of none other than The...

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  • Renovating Pimlico Race Course would cost around $300M, study says

    Renovating Pimlico Race Course would cost around $300M, study says

    Pimlico Race Course needs to be redeveloped at a cost between $250 million and $320 million to assure the 147-year-old north Baltimore facility remains a suitable home for the Preakness but questions loom about who might pay for it. A widely anticipated study released Friday by the Maryland Stadium...

  • Five minutes with the Caitlyn Shipley, owner of Charm City Helicopters

    Five minutes with the Caitlyn Shipley, owner of Charm City Helicopters

    Caitlyn Shipley found her calling at age 20 in the cockpit of a helicopter. While visiting a friend who worked at a tour company in Las Vegas, she met a pilot who offered to take her up. "I fell in love with it immediately," she said. "I had never experienced that kind of freedom before in my entire...

  • Sick leave bill advances in General Assembly

    Sick leave bill advances in General Assembly

    A bill that would require Maryland employers to provide many of their workers the opportunity to earn paid sick time cleared a key hurdle in the General Assembly Thursday. The House of Delegates Economic Matters Committee voted 14-9 to send the measure to the full chamber for consideration. The...

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  • Can Md. legislators police themselves?

    Can Md. legislators police themselves?

    Gov. Larry Hogan's proposals to increase transparency and ethics standards in Annapolis come at a propitious time. Not only did this year's General Assembly session open with federal indictments implicating a current and former member in a corruption investigation, but the legislature is waiting...

  • The death of the Reagan agenda

    The death of the Reagan agenda

    President Donald Trump's appearance on Friday before the Conservative Political Action Conference was quite the love affair, which is pretty remarkable given that one year ago, he skipped the same gathering (after initially agreeing to attend) out of fear that many in attendance had organized a...

  • Donald Trump should be my plebe

    Donald Trump should be my plebe

    I've been an English professor at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis for 30 years. An education within such a service academy (the others are Army, Air Force and Coast Guard) immerses students for four years in an atmosphere heavy with an insistence on leadership. Currently my students' commander-in-chief...

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  • Disparities in university system has spurred lawsuit that cost Maryland $2.2M in attorney fees

    Disparities in university system has spurred lawsuit that cost Maryland $2.2M in attorney fees

    Advocates for Maryland's historically black colleges sued the state for running a segregated university system more than a decade ago. Now, with the 2006 lawsuit back in federal court, the costs are again piling up for the Maryland Higher Education Commission. The commission has spent more than...

  • Maryland judges, commissioners shifting away from cash bail as reform debate continues

    Maryland judges, commissioners shifting away from cash bail as reform debate continues

    In the months since Maryland's attorney general said the state's cash bail system violates the constitutional rights of the poor, judges and court commissioners have been requiring fewer criminal defendants to put up money for their freedom. Now they're holding more defendants without bail instead,...

  • HIV cases down in Maryland, U.S.

    HIV cases down in Maryland, U.S.

    HIV infections in the United States have fallen for several years, and few places have seen a bigger drop than Maryland, according to new estimates from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Cases in the state dropped an average of 7.5 percent per year from 2008 to 2014. That was...

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