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Maryland a ‘leader’ on health care? Only in Brown’s spin.

COLUMN | Lt. Gov. Brown’s allies protect his reputation by avoiding quick probe of Md. health site woes.

Maryland open houses April 12-13

A list of properties in Maryland that you can visit Saturday and Sunday.

Homes sales in D.C. region fall for third straight month

Bad weather, rising mortgage rates and tougher loan standards depressed the housing market this winter.

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Anne Arundel County and Howard County home sales

A listing of residential properties sold recently in Anne Arundel and Howard counties.

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Anne Arundel County and Howard County crime report

These were among incidents reported by police in Anne Arundel and Howard counties and Annapolis.

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Police: One man may have robbed 27 Subways

(Fairfax County police)

Fairfax County police say the description of the suspect is similar to that in other burglaries.

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D.C. region fails to excel as it should on big public projects

COLUMN Fiascoes with Md. health exchange, Silver Line show need for our area to improve performance.

Maryland open houses April 5-6

A list of properties in Maryland that you can visit Saturday and Sunday.

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Prince George’s and Southern Maryland Going Out Guide

(Landau Traveling Exhibitions/ Heritage Gallery - Los Angeles / Courtesy of Landau Traveling Exhibitions/ Heritage Gallery - Los Angeles, CA)

A listing of events in Prince George’s County and Southern Maryland for April 3-9, 2014

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Anne Arundel County and Howard County crime report

These were among incidents reported by police in Anne Arundel and Howard counties and Annapolis.

 

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Cherry blossoms bring crowds, tons of trash to the Mall

National Park Service says it should have had more employees to handle cleanup from the mammoth turnout.

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Mounds of trash take the bloom off cherry blossoms

They came for the cherry blossoms, but crowds also wound up photographing trash heaps

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Did readers actually read a story about reading?

A technical analysis of a viral story about reading in the digital age reveals an interesting truth.

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Craig Ferguson weighs in on reading: ‘It will be Oprah’s Tweet Club’

The late night host devoted his entire monologue last night to a Washington Post story about how the internet is messing with our ability to read long texts.

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Amateur gets a seat at the poker table

A new TV show gives Reisterstown, Md., man chance to play with pros.

Inside a casino’s surveillance operation

A security force and state-of-the-art surveillance operation protects Maryland Live Casino from thieves.

Worst storm of season hits D.C. area

The biggest storm of the season has closed airport runways, stretches of parkways, schools and offices across the region.

Takoma Park comes to the rescue of its VFW

Non-vets are flocking to the town’s VFW post for concerts and parties, giving it an injection of new life.

Local ballerinas take the stage for auditions

Dozens of local ballerinas auditioned for a chance to gain acceptance into one of the most selective summer ballet programs.

Maryland State of the State address

Gov. Martin O’Malley laid out a case that he has made Maryland stronger during “difficult and important days.”

Snowfall hits D.C. region

A winter storm sweeps into the area, bringing cold temperatures and gusty winds.

Snow falls on D.C. area

Although the sleet and snow didn’t quite stick in the urban core, snow accumulated in the suburbs.

Teens find hope at International Burn Camp

Forty-four young burn survivors were selected to attend the event, now in its 18th year, in Anne Arundel County.

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