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baltimoresun.comThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency awarded the Maryland Port Administration a $750,000 grant to extend the port of Baltimore 's program to replace older, more polluting trucks with new ones, the port announced Monday.
baltimoresun.comUnion officials and lawmakers seized on Baltimore County 's bungled rollout of a new Common Core curriculum to renew calls to give teachers and school districts more time to implement the new rigorous education standards.
by Sean Welsh4/28/2014 11:53:38 PM
Missed this one over the weekend - Pug from 12 O'Clock Boys doc says he was knocked from his bike by police, Tased wbaltv.com/news/teen-in-d…
baltimoresun.comResponding to complaints that universities have fallen short in policing sexual assaults on their campuses, the White House announced a series of measures Tuesday intended to pressure college officials to step up efforts.
baltimoresun.comThe storm system that brought tornadoes to parts of the Southeast United States arrived in Baltimore Tuesday, prompting the National Weather Service to call a flash-flood watch for the region through Wednesday night.
baltimoresun.comThe mother of a Maryland man with Down syndrome who died in police custody last year told a Senate panel Tuesday that the federal government needs to spend more to train law enforcement on how to approach the disabled and mentally ill.
by Sean Welsh4/30/2014 2:46:31 AM
Disabled vehicle, right lane blocked in #Baltimore on I-695 Inner Loop on Francis Scott Key Brg slow traffic from Francis Scott Key Toll Plz