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Hillary Clinton wins Maryland easily

Hillary Clinton wins Maryland easily

Hillary Clinton scored a thumping victory Tuesday over Donald Trump in Maryland on the strength of Democratic votes in the state's urban regions.

Maryland was one of the first states called in the presidential race after the polls closed at 8 p.m. Never regarded as a battleground state, it received little attention from either candidate in the general election.

The former secretary of state ran up landslide margins in Baltimore and the Washington suburbs, easily overcoming Trump's appeal in Republican strongholds such as the Eastern Shore and Western Maryland.

Maryland has not voted for a Republican for president since 1988, when George H. W. Bush defeated Democrat...