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Concern Over Rising Sea Levels In Chesapeake Bay

Could parts of Maryland be underwater in the next few years? Some scientists warn the state is one of the most vulnerable to climate change, with sea levels rising rapidly, especially in the Chesapeake Bay.



Maryland House OKs Ban On Powdered Alcohol

The Maryland House of Delegates has voted to ban powdered alcohol.


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Maryland House, Senate Pass Fracking Bills

Lawmakers in both chambers of the Maryland General Assembly are taking a stand against fracking.


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Md. House, Senate OK Foster-care Reform Bill

A bill aimed at protecting foster children from abusive natural parents is making progress in the Maryland General Assembly.



Md. House Speaker Makes Leadership Appointments

Maryland House Speaker Michael Busch is announcing new leadership appointments.


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2 Arrested In Altercation At Md. House of Delegates Office Building

Police say an altercation broke out in the office building for the Maryland House of Delegates on the last day of the legislative session, but no lawmakers were involved.


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Md. House Votes For Dog Bite Liability Measure

All Maryland dog owners would be equally liable if their dogs bite someone but also would have a chance to defend themselves in court under a bill approved by the Maryland General Assembly on Thursday.


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Burglary Suspect Killed In Police Pursuit, Shooting Near I-95 Rest Stop

Police in Harford County shoot and kill a burglary suspect that led them on a high speed chase ending at a popular Maryland rest stop.


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House Votes To Hold Dog Owners Liable For Bites

The Maryland House has joined the Senate in passing a compromise measure on dog bite liability.


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Md. House OKs Bill On Health Exchange Problems

The Maryland House of Delegates voted on Tuesday to provide health insurance retroactive to the first of the year for people who tried to enroll on the state’s online health exchange but couldn’t complete the process due to computer problems with a state website.


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50-Year-Old Maryland House Set To Reopen As Ultra-Modern Rest Stop

Following months of major renovation, the Maryland House travel plaza is giving WJZ a sneak peek at the finished job before its official opening.


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50-Year-Old Maryland House Gets Makeover

Nearly five decades old, the Maryland House is set to reopen on the state’s main superhighway this month as a new, ultra-modern rest stop.