Chris Tillman strikes out nine batters in Orioles' 5-1 victory over White Sox

Chris Tillman strikes out nine batters in Orioles' 5-1 victory over White Sox 

CHICAGO -- After the Orioles opened up their largest division lead in nearly 17 years with a 5-1 win over the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night, the visiting clubhouse of U.S. Cellular Field was...

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Two adults, two children hurt in Aberdeen crash taken to trauma centers Tuesday

Two adults, two children hurt in Aberdeen crash taken to trauma centers Tuesday

Four people were taken to regional trauma centers after a crash at Old Philadelphia Road and Short Lane in Aberdeen on Tuesday evening, the Harford Fire & EMS Association reported.

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Hogan vows to eliminate taxes on pensions

Hogan vows to eliminate taxes on pensions 

Republican gubernatorial candidate Larry Hogan told residents of a retirement community Tuesday night that he wants to eliminate all state income taxes on pensions before the end of his...

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Italian firm wins Maryland offshore wind leases

Italian firm wins Maryland offshore wind leases 

An Italian renewable-energy company won the rights to develop offshore wind projects in nearly 80,000 acres of Atlantic waters off Maryland's coast with an $8.7 million bid Tuesday.

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One-of-a-kind oboe belonging to BSO musician stolen

One-of-a-kind oboe belonging to BSO musician stolen

A one-of-a-kind oboe belonging to a musician with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra was reportedly stolen outside a Montreal hotel Tuesday morning. With the BSO season starting in less than a month,...

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Plans tweaked for North Point redevelopment; restaurant tenants under negotiations

Plans tweaked for North Point redevelopment; restaurant tenants under negotiations 

Developers of the Merritt Pavilion project in Dundalk say restaurant chains Chipotle, Panera and Five Guys are among tenants negotiating to lease space there.

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Community groups criticize city plan to divert $3 million in casino impact funds

Community groups criticize city plan to divert $3 million in casino impact funds 

Baltimore officials plan to divert $3 million in anticipated casino revenue that had been earmarked for community improvements to replace a major artery in the city's underground steam pipe system.

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State asked to approve Exelon, Pepco merger

State asked to approve Exelon, Pepco merger 

Exelon, the parent of Baltimore Gas & Electric, filed its application Tuesday with the state to acquire Pepco Holdings, a move company officials say will improve service and boost the economies of...

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Health exchange seeks to re-enroll all who bought insurance plans

Health exchange seeks to re-enroll all who bought insurance plans 

Maryland health exchange officials plan to contact every person who bought one of their insurance plans last year to get them to re-enroll in November.

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Md. agency failed to monitor placement of foster children, audit says

Md. agency failed to monitor placement of foster children, audit says 

Some foster children were placed in the care of relatives with a history of alleged abuse or neglect because Maryland's social services agency did not properly monitor local agencies, according to a...

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Baltimore longshoremen deny strike liability, say master contract not in effect

Baltimore longshoremen deny strike liability, say master contract not in effect 

Longshoremen who went on strike last year at the port of Baltimore claim they are not liable for related losses sustained by their employers, in part because a coastwide labor contract banning such...

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Coast Guard signs new agreement to service NOAA fleet at Curtis Bay yard

Coast Guard signs new agreement to service NOAA fleet at Curtis Bay yard 

The U.S. Coast Guard's shipyard in Curtis Bay has signed an agreement to provide ship maintenance over the next five years for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Atlantic fleet.

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No charges filed in disorderly complaint against state police trooper at Jarrettsville restaurant

No charges filed in disorderly complaint against state police trooper at Jarrettsville restaurant

An off-duty Maryland State Police Trooper has been suspended with pay after he was driven from a Jarrettsville restaurant late Saturday night to the Bel Air Barrack by the barrack commander, following...

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Body found in water was missing man, 21

Body found in water was missing man, 21

Police confirmed a body recovered from waters near M&T Bank Stadium was that of a 21-year-old man reported missing from southern Baltimore last week.

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City to pay $65K to woman who tripped, fell on broken pavement

City to pay $65K to woman who tripped, fell on broken pavement 

The city's Board of Estimates on Wednesday is slated to approve a $65,000 settlement to a woman who suffered "significant" injuries after tripping and falling on uneven and broken pavement in downtown...

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Maryland-based EPIC Pharmacies appoints new CEO

Maryland-based EPIC Pharmacies appoints new CEO

Maryland-based EPIC Pharmacies will soon have a new CEO, when independent pharmacy owner Jay Romero takes charge at the beginning of next year.

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Neighbors question lack of information after stabbing in Federal Hill

Neighbors question lack of information after stabbing in Federal Hill 

Word of an attack in Federal Hill appeared Monday on a neighborhood Facebook page, warning that a man had been stabbed early Sunday after being chased for his wallet. As news spread, different...

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Shoppers Food reports possible data breach at Baltimore-area stores

Shoppers Food reports possible data breach at Baltimore-area stores 

Consumers who shopped this summer at Shoppers Food & Pharmacy, which has 20 Baltimore-area stores, could have been victims of credit card data theft, owner Supervalu Inc. said.

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Hogan releases new video on Chesapeake Bay

Hogan releases new video on Chesapeake Bay

Republican gubernatorial candidate Larry Hogan doubled down on his efforts to seize the issue of the environment from Democratic rival Anthony G. Brown Tuesday, releasing a video in which he...

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Baltimore County police investigate Windsor Mill shooting

Baltimore County police investigate Windsor Mill shooting

Baltimore County Police said they are investigating a shooting that occurred early Tuesday morning in Windsor Mill.

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Man charged with attempted murder in double shooting in Baltimore

Man charged with attempted murder in double shooting in Baltimore

A 19-year-old man has been charged in a Northwest Baltimore double shooting that injured two men in late July, Baltimore police say.

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Owen Daniels remains sidelined, Torrey Smith, Steve Smith given a day off

Owen Daniels remains sidelined, Torrey Smith, Steve Smith given a day off 

Ravens veteran tight end Owen Daniels remained sidelined with leg soreness Tuesday.

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Notre Dame unveils new uniforms

Notre Dame unveils new uniforms

SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- It may come as no surprise at such a tradition-laden school as Notre Dame that the new uniforms the school unveiled Tuesday look a lot like the old ones. 

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Nouveau furniture store to move back to Mount Vernon

Nouveau furniture store to move back to Mount Vernon

Nouveau Contemporary Goods is leaving Belvedere Square to return to Baltimore's Mount Vernon neighborhood.

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Ocean City to consider short-term rental ban tonight

Ocean City to consider short-term rental ban tonight 

Ocean City’s planning and zoning commission is scheduled to meet tonight about the possibility of banning short-term rental properties in some residential neighborhoods.

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Maryland to offer its student-athletes guaranteed scholarships

Maryland to offer its student-athletes guaranteed scholarships 

Maryland men's soccer coach Sasho Cirovski has seen more than a dozen of his players leave school early to pursue professional careers. The departures have often left Cirovski to wonder whether his...

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Smithsonian accepts archival material from Baltimore's LGBT community center

Smithsonian accepts archival material from Baltimore's LGBT community center 

Old photographs, newspapers and other miscellaneous "gay pride ephemera" from the last half-century of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender history in Baltimore will be added on Tuesday to one of...

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Transportation, tourism officials preparing for debut of Horseshoe casino

Transportation, tourism officials preparing for debut of Horseshoe casino 

About 10,000 gamblers, well-connected guests and curious local residents are expected to come to the city a week from tonight for the grand opening of the Horseshoe Casino Baltimore, launching what...

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Clouds, humidity, highs in lower 80s forecast Tuesday

Clouds, humidity, highs in lower 80s forecast Tuesday

Cloudy skies, uncomfortable humidity and temperatures reaching the lower 80s are forecast Tuesday.

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Body found in water near Ravens stadium

Body found in water near Ravens stadium

A man was found dead in the water near the Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter in the city's Carroll-Camden Industrial Area Monday afternoon, police said.

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After Nick Markakis' catch in 7th, Orioles break out for 8-2 win over White Sox

After Nick Markakis' catch in 7th, Orioles break out for 8-2 win over White Sox 

CHICAGO -- Watching Nick Markakis patrol right field for the past nine seasons, Orioles fans have grown accustomed to watching him make tough defensive plays look routine.

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Ravens' Harbaugh featured in M&T Bank ads instead of former spokesman Ray Rice

Ravens' Harbaugh featured in M&T Bank ads instead of former spokesman Ray Rice 

Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice, whose once wholesome reputation took a blow in a high-profile domestic violence case this year, will no longer "raise the green flag" for M&T Bank.

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Two injured in double shooting outside Carrollton Ridge apartments

Two injured in double shooting outside Carrollton Ridge apartments

Two men were shot outside a Southwest Baltimore apartment where residents said six children were playing on Monday.

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Slain gas station clerk remembered at vigil in Anne Arundel

Slain gas station clerk remembered at vigil in Anne Arundel

"One voice! One community!" they chanted. And later, "Enough is enough!"

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Storm repairs close lane of Ritchie Highway

Storm repairs close lane of Ritchie Highway

One lane of Ritchie Highway in Pasadena is closed for repairs related to last week's heavy rains.

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Long lines at Southwest ticket counters force changes to BWI security gate

Long lines at Southwest ticket counters force changes to BWI security gate 

One of the principal security gates at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport is being closed in the mornings because of congestion around the adjacent Southwest Airlines ticketing counters, according to...

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Hit-and-run crash kills one in West Baltimore

Hit-and-run crash kills one in West Baltimore 

A 42-year-old man was killed and two pedestrians were injured Monday morning in a hit-and-run crash in West Baltimore, and police are searching for the driver.

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Medical examiner's office breaks procurement rules, audit says

Medical examiner's office breaks procurement rules, audit says

A new report from legislative auditors found that the state Office of the Chief Medical Examiner purchased medical supplies without seeking competitive bids or written contracts during the three years...

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Judge rules in favor of Orioles in dispute with Nationals over MASN

Judge rules in favor of Orioles in dispute with Nationals over MASN 

A judge blocked Major League Baseball on Monday from compelling the TV network controlled by the Baltimore Orioles to pay tens of millions of dollars a year more to the Washington Nationals for the...

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Ray Rice is practicing for Ravens but Jimmy Smith is not

Ray Rice is practicing for Ravens but Jimmy Smith is not 

Running back Ray Rice, who left Saturday's preseason game after two carries to get his shoulder examined, was practicing Monday as the Ravens got back to work following their 37-30 victory over the...

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New York's Dinosaur Bar-B-Que coming to Harbor East

New York's Dinosaur Bar-B-Que coming to Harbor East

The New York-based Dinosaur Bar-B-Que is headed to Baltimore. The restaurant will open sometime in 2015 in the Union Marketplace development on Fleet Street.

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Morgan State settles lawsuit with man beaten by cannibal

Morgan State settles lawsuit with man beaten by cannibal 

Morgan State University has settled a lawsuit contending that it did not do enough to protect a student who was beaten by Alexander Kinyua just days before Kinyua committed a cannibalistic murder.

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Baltimore Police crime lab director leaves post

Baltimore Police crime lab director leaves post 

The crime laboratory director for the Baltimore Police Department has left the agency, taking the same position with the Montgomery County Police Department, police there confirmed.

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Coastal Sunbelt breaks ground on North Laurel site

Coastal Sunbelt breaks ground on North Laurel site

Six months after the Howard County Council passed a bill intended to help food distributor Coastal Sunbelt Produce remain in the county as it expands its operations, the company broke ground on the...

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Ed Hale to pay for Dundalk park gates to be replaced

Ed Hale to pay for Dundalk park gates to be replaced 

A set of historic wrought-iron gates that were stolen and scrapped from Dundalk's Battle Acre Monument Park will be replaced, Baltimore County officials said Monday.

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Vigil on Monday evening for gas station worker killed in shooting

Vigil on Monday evening for gas station worker killed in shooting

A vigil is planned in Hanover on Monday evening in memory of a gas station clerk killed in a shooting earlier this month. The vigil will be held at 6 p.m. at the Exxon station at 7898 Ridge Road in...

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Maryland sees one of nation's largest job declines in July

Maryland sees one of nation's largest job declines in July 

Maryland's unemployment rate shot up in July when employers cut 9,000 jobs — one of the largest losses in the country, the federal government said Monday.

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Man shot and killed in Baltimore County

Man shot and killed in Baltimore County

A man was shot in a Parkville alley and died Sunday night, according to Baltimore County police.

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Afternoon storm chances, highs in lower 80s forecast Monday

Afternoon storm chances, highs in lower 80s forecast Monday

Increasing humidity along with afternoon storm chances are forecast Monday, with temperatures mostly in the 70s.

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Man shot in back in Belair-Edison

Man shot in back in Belair-Edison

A man was shot in the back in Northeast Baltimore Sunday night, police said.

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