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Baltimore Police Misconduct Debated In Heated City Forum

A federal review of police brutality incidents is underway. The Department of Justice is out in Baltimore, talking to people who just don’t trust police officers.

04/16/2015

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City Responds To Protests Over Water Shutoffs

A fight over water bills in Baltimore, with 23,000 city water accounts eligible for turnoff notices.

04/16/2015

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Baltimore City Schools Roll Out Plan To Close $108M Budget Shortfall

Closing the gap. That’s what a proposed billion dollar city school budget is designed to do. The plan includes more money sent to classrooms and cutting top spots at school headquarters.

04/15/2015

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Cell Phone Video Captures Police Incident Now Under Investigation

A man is in critical condition following a videotaped encounter with city police. But questions still remain about what happened in the moments after the arrest that put him in the hospital.

04/13/2015

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Man Shot In Stomach In West Baltimore

Investigators say a 53-year-old man was shot in the stomach by an unknown suspect, who then fled the scene.

04/05/2015

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Nephew Of City Council President Killed In Weekend Violence

A surge in deadly violence over the weekend. One of the victims is Baltimore Council President Jack Young’s nephew.

04/05/2015

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Baltimore City Schools To Lay Off 100 Central Office Staff

City schools in crisis. Amid a massive $108 million budget gap, the school CEO announces 100 layoffs by the end of June. It’s all in an effort to tighten the school system’s purse strings.

04/03/2015

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New Water Bill Policy Aiming To Wash Out Unpaid Accounts

Water woes. The city is ramping up its program to collect unpaid water bills.

03/27/2015

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Mayor Calls For Action To Battle Young African-American Killings

A call to action. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake joins forces with community leaders to battle the growing homicide rate among young African-American men.

03/16/2015

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Crews Working To Fill Potholes All Over Baltimore City

If you’ve been out driving lately, you know the harsh winter has caused major potholes. Crews are struggling to keep up.

03/11/2015

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Bill Would Ban Sugary Drinks From Kids’ Menus

Fighting childhood obesity by preventing children from drinking soda. That’s the city health commissioner’s plan.

03/11/2015

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Baltimore Restaurants Soon Forced To Post Health Ratings In Window

How clean is your favorite restaurant? Soon, you will be able to know. Every restaurant and carry out will have to post its health rating.

03/10/2015

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