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Spy Program Gathered Americans’ Internet Records

The Obama administration gathered U.S. citizens’ Internet data until 2011, continuing a spying program started under President George W. Bush that revealed whom Americans exchanged emails with and the Internet Protocol address of their computer, documents disclosed Thursday show.

06/27/2013

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O’Malley Launches State Data Initiative

Gov. Martin O’Malley has launched an initiative releasing a wide variety of state data to the public online.

05/08/2013

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Audit Questions Reliability Of Agricultural Data

Maryland auditors say a database of state land acquisitions to preserve agriculture has not been tested for reliability.

06/14/2012

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Md. Congressman Discusses Securing Govt. Data As WikiLeaks Pretrial Continues

A pretrial hearing for the Army private accused of leaking government secrets continues at Fort Meade. The same day, Congressional Intelligence Committee leaders turn a spotlight on leaks from within.

06/07/2012

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New Car Feature Legislated: A Black Box Data Recorder

Legislation has passed in the U.S. Senate that would mandate the installation of black box data recorders.

05/02/2012

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Blue Crab Numbers In The Chesapeake Bay At 19-Year High

As comebacks go, it’s off the charts. Researchers are finding a population explosion of blue crabs in the Chesapeake Bay.

04/19/2012

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Del., Md., Want To Coordinate Scrap Metal Data

State police in Maryland and Delaware have teamed up with hopes of sharing data on scrap metal sales and cracking down on the trade in stolen metal on the peninsula.

10/03/2011

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New Data Shows Chesapeake Streams In Bad Health

Most streams in the Chesapeake watershed are in poor condition, according to data released Monday by the Chesapeake Bay Program.

05/09/2011

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Montgomery County Nearing Population Of 1M

Maryland’s largest county is approaching a population of 1 million, and the population of the state’s largest city has fallen by nearly 5 percent in the last decade.

02/09/2011

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Md. To Receive Redistricting Data Next Week

Maryland will receive the detailed Census data that’s used to redraw congressional district boundaries next week.

02/03/2011

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Baltimore Agencies To Release More Data To Public

Baltimore city agencies will soon be making more data available to the public.

01/26/2011

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Md. Inmates Handle SSNs, Other Private Data

Maryland officials for the last seven years have used inmates to process Social Security numbers and other personal information from low-income residents receiving medical benefits, a state audit revealed.

12/20/2010

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