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Race For Mayor Of Baltimore Now A Field Of 4

The race for mayor of Baltimore is now a field of four. Two candidates have announced they will run and two more have actually filed with the Board of Elections.

08/19/2015

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Documents Related To Unrest After Gray Death Released

It’s been three months since unrest took over the streets of Baltimore. Now we’re getting an inside look at confusion at the top levels of Baltimore leadership.

07/27/2015

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Credit: Baltimore Sun/ Tom Brenner

Bail Reduced For Woman Accused Of Dumping Water On Mayor

Reduced bail for the woman accused of dumping water on Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake.

07/13/2015

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Mayor To Announce Plans For Fighting Heroin Epidemic

The mayor will announce plans for fighting the heroin epidemic Monday at 1 pm.

07/13/2015

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Baltimore’s New Top Cop Debuts At 300 Men March

Hundreds march along North Avenue, rocked in recent months by violence and unrest. This comes at a pivotal point for the mayor, who just replaced the police commissioner and whose main rival, Sheila Dixon, was close at hand.

07/10/2015

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Race For Baltimore Mayor In Spotlight After Dixon Declares Candidacy

Baltimore’s 2016 election is suddenly getting attention, as former mayor Sheila Dixon declares herself a candidate, running against incumbent Stephanie Rawlings-Blake in the Democratic primary race for mayor.

07/02/2015

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War Of Words Between Baltimore Mayor, City Police Union

A war of words plays out between Baltimore’s mayor and the union that represents city police. The union wants to know–did Stephanie Rawlings-Blake order police to stand down during violent riots that injured more than 100 officers.

06/16/2015

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Mayor’s ‘Vacants To Value’ Program Attacking City’s Blighted Housing Problem

Baltimore de-clutters. The city has completed demolition of blighted housing in a section of Northeast Baltimore.

06/11/2015

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D.C. Mayor Avoids Saying ‘Redskins,’ Wants To Speak To Owner

District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser is once again referring to the Washington Redskins without mentioning the team’s full name. But she still wants to talk to the team and owner Dan Snyder about a new stadium in the nation’s capital.

06/09/2015

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O’Malley Calls Death Penalty ‘Ineffective’

Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley says he respects the verdict of the jury in the Boston Marathon bombing case but remains opposed to the death penalty and considers it “ineffective.”

05/15/2015

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Former Mayor Sheila Dixon Speaks Only To WJZ About A Comeback

WJZ has learned former mayor Sheila Dixon wants her old job back and is seriously considering running again for Baltimore mayor.

05/14/2015

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Details Of Baltimore Emergency Curfew

The mayor has instituted a city-wide curfew that will go into effect Tuesday night, starting at 10 p.m.

04/28/2015

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