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Hello, welcome to The Baltimore Sun's News Watch live blog for Friday, March 4, 2014. I'm Tim Swift and I'll be your editor for the afternoon. Look for updates from The Sun's newsroom including night editor Amanda Krotki and reporter Erica Green. And as always tips and comments are appreciated.
Senate advances minimum wage hike Final Senate approval could come Saturday bsun.md
by Baltimore Sun4/5/2014 1:19:13 AM
Sign-up surge marks final weeks of Md. health exchange enrollment State surpasses revised goal but misses original benchmarks bsun.md
by Baltimore Sun4/5/2014 1:13:44 AM
Lawmakers poised to outlaw shackling of pregnant inmates The proposed law would make it illegal to shackle incarcerated women while they are in labor, delivery and recovering from giving birth. bsun.md
baltimoresun.comMayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and Police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts met with students at KIPP charter schools Friday to resolve their fears a day after a college student's tripod was mistaken for a gun, setting off an hours long lockdown.
by Tim Swift4/4/2014 2:55:49 PM
W/ bad weather looming in Detroit tmrw & possibility of DH, #Orioles are considering scratching Gausman in AAA 2night & bringing him 2 Det.
by Eduardo A. Encinavia twitter edited by Sean Welsh4/4/2014 2:50:47 AM
baltimoresun.comRight-hander Kevin Gausman was scratched from his scheduled start for Triple-A Norfolk tonight. With inclement weather expected Friday in Detroit, he could join the Orioles and be available to pitch in a possible doubleheader against the Tigers on Saturday.
by Sean Welsh4/4/2014 2:50:45 AM
Through three games, the Orioles are still awaiting a quality start from the rotation. Thursday game story: bsun.md/1j7wtOf