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Naval Academy Increasing Security After Deadly Shootout In Tenn.

The Naval Academy tells WJZ it’s increasing security on campus in light of recent attacks targeting service members.

08/13/2015

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New Windsor Proposes Property Tax Hike To Fix Roads

New Windsor leaders have proposed a 5-cent increase in real property tax to pay for road repairs after two years of severe winter weather.

05/05/2015

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Minimum Wage Increases In Md.

The New Year brings a pay raise to thousands of the Maryland’s minimum wage workers. Derek Valcourt has more on the increase and what it means to businesses and its workers.

01/02/2015

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Obama To Raise Federal, Military Pay By 1 Percent

President Barack Obama is offering civilian federal workers and members of the military a 1 percent pay increase in 2015, the same raise he offered last year citing efforts to keep government costs down during the economic recovery.

08/29/2014

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Md. Gas Tax Set To Go Up Less Than Half A Penny

Round two in the state gas tax hike. Starting Tuesday, the second phase of the gas tax goes into effect.

06/30/2014

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Property Taxes To Rise For 5th Year In Wicomico

Property taxes are rising in Wicomico County for the fifth consecutive year.

06/04/2014

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Md. Health Group Pushes For $1 Tobacco Tax Hike

The cost to keep smoking in Maryland may soon get even steeper. Another tobacco tax hike is being pushed for 2015.

05/28/2014

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Economist: 2018 Minimum Wage Will Be Worth $9.25

An economic analyst says changes made to Maryland’s minimum wage increase bill will mean $875 a year less in a full-time worker’s yearly earnings, compared to Gov. Martin O’Malley’s original plan.

04/18/2014

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U.S. Autism Estimate Rises To 1 In 68 Children

The government’s estimate of autism has moved up again to 1 in 68 U.S. children, a 30 percent increase in two years.

03/27/2014

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Minimum Wage Hike Hearing Set In Annapolis

There’s been some movement towards resolving an issue holding up Governor Martin O’Malley’s minimum wage bill. A Senate committee could be voting soon on the proposal to raise the wage to $10.10 an hour.

03/26/2014

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Md. Lawmakers To Get 15 Percent Pay Hike

Maryland lawmakers will receive a 15.7 percent pay raise over the next four years.

03/22/2014

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Minimum Wage Increase Hits Senate Roadblock

The pay rate for social workers who help the developmentally disabled has become a roadblock for the minimum wage bill and legislators hope to reach a resolution in a meeting with the governor’s staff Thursday.

03/21/2014

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