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American poet and author Maya Angelou has been awarded over 30 honorary degrees. She has won three Grammy awards for her spoken word albums, was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize and awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2011.

Phenomenal Woman Maya Angelou Dies At Age 86

A renowned poet, author and civil rights activist has died. Maya Angelou, with her unmistakenly regal voice, died at her home in North Carolina at the age of 86.

05/28/2014

On Time: Oct. 13, 2013

Gigi Barnett spoke with DeBora Ricks, Gail Lee and Margaret Draper-Harris and Monica Mitchell and Judy McGovern.

10/13/2013

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Baltimore Continues To Mourn Loss Of Best-Selling Author Tom Clancy

Still no word yet on funeral arrangements for Tom Clancy. The celebrated author died this week after a short illness.

10/03/2013

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Best-Selling Author Tom Clancy Dies In Baltimore

Surprising and sad news about one of the world’s best-selling authors. Tom Clancy, who was born and lived in Baltimore, died Tuesday at Johns Hopkins Hospital after a brief illness.

10/02/2013

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Novelist Vince Flynn The Poster Child For Early Prostate Cancer Screenings?

Readers across the country are remembering best-selling author Vince Flynn. He died from prostate cancer earlier this week. And doctors say he could become the poster child for a return to early screenings.

06/20/2013

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Don Scott and Marty Bass have Coffee With author Mary Higgins Clark. Mike Schuh has People Are Talking about Rappel for Kidney Health.

06/04/2013

First Vietnam War Casualties Are Remembered On Their 50th Anniversary

Stanley Karnow, Vietnam Reporter-Historian, Dies At 87

Pulitzer Prize-winning author and journalist Stanley Karnow has died at age 87.

01/27/2013

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Walkersville Retiree Writes 2 Books On Genealogy

Joe Collins was always interested in his family history, and for years he collected whatever information he could get his hands on.

01/25/2013

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Frederick Man Pens Series On Female Anti-Hero

In an era of female anti-heroes, the Nina Zero series is a timely read.

09/02/2012

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Lawyer Pens Book On Political Conventions History

Like a lot of lawyers, Stan M. Haynes loves to read American history. Unlike most lawyers, Haynes loves it so much he’s written a book about it.

08/20/2012

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Md. Fishing Legend Lefty Kreh Gets His Own Trail

A Maryland fisherman whose name is known to anglers around the world is getting some recognition by his home state.

06/09/2012

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Author Wes Moore Challenges Stevenson Univ. Graduates To Choose Their Path In Life

More than 500 Stevenson University students received their degrees on Friday with the message to choose their path in life.

05/11/2012

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