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Court To Hear Dispute Over State Tax Collection

The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to consider a dispute over how a state may tax the income that its residents earn in another state.

05/27/2014

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Anne Arundel County Collects 200 Pounds Of Meds At Event

Officials in Anne Arundel County say they collected more than 200 pounds of medications during the county’s Pill Take Back Day.

04/26/2014

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Curators Cull Famous Signatures From U.S. Archives

An eclectic mix of some of the most cherished autographs in history — including those of George Washington and Michael Jackson — will be on display to showcase what curators say is the dying art of the signature.

03/19/2014

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Md. Congressman Wants To Make It Harder For NSA To Monitor Phone Calls

Some want to make it harder for the NSA to monitor our phone calls. That’s the proposal being pushed by a Maryland congressman.

03/13/2014

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Weather Delays Recycling Collections In Frederick

Frederick County says winter weather prevented the collection of some curbside recycling, so crews will be finishing the job a day late.

02/06/2014

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New Documents Reveal Government Storing Personal Info From Cell Phones

Stunning new revelations about wide-ranging surveillance by the NSA. The government is amassing a staggering amount of information from cell phones, and that’s drawing sharp criticism from privacy advocates.

12/05/2013

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Smithsonian Makes Push In 3D Imaging Of Artifacts

With most of its 137 million objects kept behind the scenes or in a faraway museum, the Smithsonian Institution is launching a new 3D scanning and printing initiative to make more of its massive collection accessible to schools, researchers and the public worldwide.

11/13/2013

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Md. Expands Scrap Tire Collection Program

The state of Maryland is pumping more money into scrap tire collection.

10/18/2013

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Md. Senate Votes To Keep DNA Collection On Arrests

The Maryland Senate has voted to extend a state law that allows police to take DNA samples from arrestees for certain violent crimes.

04/04/2013

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Smithsonian Adds 77-Carat Brooch To Gem Collection

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History is unveiling the newest addition to its famous gem collection with a butterfly brooch made of 2,300 gems.

03/05/2013

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Man Uses Shoe Collection Donation To Help Teens

Last month, Taren Nance distributed 18 pairs of shoes in wrapped boxes to the six high school students who wrote the essay — five Pocomoke High School students and one student from Salisbury, a relative.

02/03/2013

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Frederick Woman Boasts Large Barbie Collection

Paula Bowie shares her two-bedroom Frederick apartment with 135 pounds of Barbie.

10/21/2012

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