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baltimoresun.comMaryland's minimum wage will rise to $10.10 by July 2018 under a bill granted final passage by state lawmakers Monday. The measure goes to Democratic Gov. Martin O'Malley for his promised signature.
baltimoresun.comNEW YORK-- The Orioles made a minor trade Monday afternoon, acquiring right-handed reliever Preston Guilmet from the Cleveland Indians for minor league outfielder Torsten Boss, but the corresponding 40-man roster move drew more interest.
baltimoresun.comMaryland men's basketball assistant Scott Spinelli is in "serious negotiations" to become an assistant under new Boston College coach Jim Christian, Terps coach Mark Turgeon said Monday.
by Tim Swift4/7/2014 6:57:23 PM
Wind warnings are in effect at the Bay Bridge. Please use caution with crossing and keep speeds down.
baltimoresun.comA Prince George's County man has been charged in an armed robbery that occurred early Saturday morning in the parking garage at the Maryland Live casino in Hanover.
by Tim Swift4/7/2014 7:57:03 PM
Hello, welcome to The Baltimore Sun's News Watch live blog for Monday, April 7, 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 Sean Welsh and reporter Colin Campbell. And as always tips and comments are appreciated.
baltimoresun.comThe former owner of St. Joseph Medical Center has agreed to pay out up to $37 million to resolve allegations that cardiologist Mark G. Midei put hundreds of patients through unnecessary heart stent procedures, according to court documents.
The Orioles face the Yankees in New York. Check out our live coverage here.
City Hall reporter Yvonne Wenger will attend the Baltimore City Council’s 4:30 p.m. meeting on the controversial Ban the Box legislation, which would stop employers from asking about a job candidate’s criminal history until after a conditional job offer has been made.
Ravens reporter Aaron Wilson will be with college standout Terrance West at Towson's NFL Pro Day today.
by Tim Swift4/7/2014 8:27:20 PM
Accident on the shoulder on I-695 Outer Loop at Cromwell Brg Rd. Slow traffic from MD-147 in #Parkville , delay of 2 mins #traffic