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Contractors Trapped After West Baltimore Rowhome Collapses

Firefighters are called to the scene of a building collapse in West Baltimore.

06/26/2015

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House Wants To Continue Ban On Sale Of Legal Pot In D.C.

House Republicans want to continue blocking the District of Columbia from allowing legal marijuana sales.

06/10/2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 18:   The 5:53am first train of Amtrak's northbound service from 30th Street Station arrives to the platform, after last week's derailment, on May 18, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  Eight people were killed and more than 200 others were injured in the train crash, carrying more than 200 passengers from Washington, DC to New York, on May 12, 2015 in north Philadelphia.  (Photo by Mark Makela/Getty Images)

House GOP Measure Would Cut Amtrak By $242M

Legislation that would cut Amtrak’s budget by $242 million was working its way through the House, though there’s new funding for video cameras inside locomotive cabs to record train engineers to help investigators get to the bottom of crashes such as last month’s deadly derailment in Philadelphia.

06/09/2015

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Capitol Hill Buzz: Smoothies, Doughnuts, Sushi Head To House

Jamba Juice, Dunkin’ Donuts and fresh sushi are coming to the House of Representatives.

06/09/2015

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Lightning Strike Destroys Home, Leads To Arrest Of Occupant

An early morning lightning strike caused a fire that destroyed a house and also led to the arrest of one of the occupants for an unrelated charge.

06/02/2015

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1 Dead, 1 Critically Injured After Randallstown House Fire

An early morning house fire claims the life of an elderly Baltimore County man.

06/01/2015

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House Bill Would Cap Expenses For Ex-Presidents

Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and other former presidents who earn lucrative speaking fees and draw other income would no longer be able to count on taxpayer dollars to pay for their post-White House office space and staff under a bill in the House.

05/19/2015

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Debate Over Md. School Funding Continues

Taking the pressure. Governor Hogan says he won’t be swayed by lawmakers and educators urging him to give additional money to districts where it costs more to operate schools.

04/22/2015

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Children Saved From Burning Md. Home Meet Rescuers

A young Maryland boy makes a dramatic call to 911 after a fire traps him and his sister inside their home. Tuesday, the children got to meet the people who saved their lives.

04/21/2015

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Lawmakers, Governor Reflect On Session & Which Bills Made The Cut

A new budget deal for Maryland provokes some controversy. Powerful political leaders engage in a battle of wills over cuts made by the governor. And the battle does not appear to be over.

04/14/2015

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Md. House Votes 138-1 to End State-Mandated Stormwater Fees

State-mandated stormwater fees would end under a bill that cleared the Maryland House of Delegates.

04/13/2015

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Fire Officials: Towel Too Close To Lamp Caused Fatal Blaze

Investigators finally have answers to what killed three people in a fire that rocked Anne Arundel County.

04/08/2015

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