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D.C. Taxi Regulator Says Uber Charges Illegal Tips

The D.C. Taxicab Commission says it’s illegal for the popular taxi and sedan service Uber to charge an automatic 20 percent tip on rides booked through its app or website.

03/04/2013

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Tesla Accused Of Operating Illegal Showrooms In Four States

Tesla says that the majority of its showrooms don’t sell. They simply share information. Not everyone is buying it.

10/12/2012

Seized Dirt Bikes

Baltimore Police Seize 15 Illegal Dirt Bikes And ATVs From Self-Storage Facility

They’re illegal on Baltimore streets but that doesn’t keep dirt bikes off roads and even sidewalks.

08/15/2012

Charles Wilson

Police Charge South Baltimore Man With Drugs, Weapons Possession & Trafficking

A big bust for Baltimore police this week. They caught a drug dealer who may have been selling guns from his South Baltimore home. Detectives say that without tips from neighbors, they may have never arrested the suspect.

07/05/2012

bottle bombs

Teen Injured Igniting Illegal Fireworks

Deputy State Fire Marshals are investigating how a 14-year-old boy got illegal fireworks after he ignited them and injured himself.

07/05/2012

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Rawlings-Blake Accused Of Illegal Phone Purpose

Baltimore’s comptroller is accusing the mayor and the city’s former information technology director of illegally buying $659,000 in video phones.

06/14/2012

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Feds Seize Gambling Site Bodog, Indict Founder

Federal prosecutors indicted operators of the popular sports gambling website Bodog on Tuesday along with four Canadians, including Bodog executive Calvin Ayre.

02/28/2012

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New Law To Crack Down On Illegal Highway Signs

A new state law that goes into effect in January will impose a $25 fine for every illegal commercial sign placed along state highways.

10/10/2011

texting & driving

Md. Drivers To Be Ticketed For Texting While Driving

Starting Saturday morning, Maryland drivers could get pulled over just for sending or reading a text message.

09/30/2011

Bath Salts

Md. May Make ‘Bath Salts’ Drug Illegal

Maryland’s health secretary is considering classifying synthetic drugs known as “bath salts” as controlled dangerous substances, making them illegal.

06/10/2011

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ICE Shares Gambling Probe Proceeds With Anne Arundel Co.

Federal immigration authorities have shared with a Maryland police department nearly $500,000 that was seized during an investigation into illegal gambling businesses.

06/02/2011

rockfish

Illegal Net In Chesapeake Had Tons Of Rockfish

Authorities say an illegal rockfish net found off Tilghman Island had more than three tons of fish.

05/04/2011

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