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GOP Drafting Bill To Ease Flood Insurance Hikes

House GOP leaders are putting the final touches on legislation that would significantly water down a recently enacted overhaul of the much criticized federal flood insurance program, easing many premium increases and allowing below-market rates to be passed on to people buying homes with taxpayer-subsidized policies.

02/20/2014

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Md. Gun Battle Continues With Briefs Filed For & Against The Firearms Safety Act

Maryland’s gun fight continues in U.S. District Court, where a federal judge is considering arguments on the constitutionality of Maryland’s ban on assault-type weapons.

02/14/2014

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Democrats Hope To Force House Vote On Minimum Wage Hike

House Democrats said Thursday they will try to highlight GOP resistance to a higher minimum wage with a tactical maneuver meant to bring new attention to an issue they consider a political winner.

02/13/2014

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House GOP Leaders Face Challenge On Immigration

House Republican leaders poised to revive efforts to overhaul the immigration system with new broad policy principles are facing a direct challenge from a GOP senator who is warning against a headlong rush toward reform.

01/29/2014

Maryland General Assembly

House To Review Health Insurance, Cyberbullying Bills

Maryland’s House of Delegates will likely vote Tuesday on a plan to help residents who have struggled with the state’s health insurance exchange online.

01/27/2014

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Crews On Scene Of House Fire In South Baltimore

Crews are on the scene of a house fire in South Baltimore. Sky Eye Chopper 13 over the scene on Marbourne Avenue in the Lakeland area.

01/24/2014

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Massive Fire Destroys Home In The Roland Park Neighborhood

An investigation is underway into the three-alarm fire that destroyed a huge house in Roland Park. It was a cold and dangerous job for firefighters working in sub-freezing temperatures.

01/23/2014

GENERAL ASSEMBLY

Md. Senate OKs Bill On Health Exchange Problems

The General Assembly is on its way to the rescue of hundreds of Marylanders locked out of the health care exchange by computer glitches.

01/21/2014

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Grand Jury Indicts Teen Over Md. House Fire

A Frederick County grand jury has indicted an 18-year-old man who police say set fire to a friend’s Myersville home over a botched drug deal.

01/18/2014

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House Fire Displaces Glen Burnie Family

A fast-moving house fire displaces a Glen Burnie family. It happened around 1 p.m. Tuesday in the 400-block of 7th Avenue N.E.

01/15/2014

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Police: Md. House Was Torched Over 1/2 Oz. Of Pot

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office says an 18-year-old Myersville man set a fire that destroyed a $250,000 home because he wasn’t paid for a half-ounce of marijuana.

01/03/2014

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2 Injured, 1 Critically, In Ellicott City Fire

Authorities say two members of an Ellicott City family were injured, one critically, in a house fire.

12/08/2013

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