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International Trips You Can Do In A Weekend

Many international destinations close to home may prove to be a better option than South Beach or Miami. Among the best international trips that can be done in a weekend are the Bahamas, Cabo San Lucas, Cancun, Montreal and Vancouver.

01/21/2014

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Mother’s Day Celebrations From Around The World

Ever wanted to know how and when Mother’s Day is celebrated around the world? We take a look at the annual traditions of five countries to find out.

04/29/2013

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Adam Jones Ready For WBC & 162

Adam Jones desperately wants the Baltimore Orioles to reach the postseason again. First, he has something bigger in mind.

03/02/2013

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Opinion: Walmart Bribery And Mexico

According to news reports, the allure of building a Wal-Mart near ancient pyramids in Mexico, and thus gaining access to global tourists nearby, was so strong that Wal-Mart circumvented democratic institutions and bribed the right people to get their way.

12/19/2012

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Opinion: Eric Holder Continues To Show Contempt Of Congress

Attorney General Eric Holder continued to show contempt of Congress in his remarks following the House vote to hold him “in contempt” for refusing to hand over documents associated with the Fast and Furious operation.

06/29/2012

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Opinion: Obama Has Last Word With The Supreme Court On Immigration

After the Supreme Court decision on the Arizona immigration law, SB 1070, the Obama administration announced that it is revoking agreements with Arizona police over the enforcement of federal immigration laws.

06/27/2012

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Art Of The Ancient Americas On Display

More than 100 ancient artworks from Mexico, Central America and the Andes are on display at the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore.

02/15/2012

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Smithsonian Offers History Of Thanksgiving Foods

As millions of Americans cook a traditional Thanksgiving meal, the Smithsonian Institution offers some history about that food’s origins.

11/24/2011

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New Maryland Census Numbers Released

People from El Salvador comprise a large portion of Maryland’s growing Hispanic community, data shows.

08/11/2011

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Controversial ATF Operation Prompts New Gun Regulation Efforts

Federal authorities are stepping up their efforts to fight gun traffickers. The move comes after a controversial investigation by the ATF.

07/15/2011

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Suspect In Professor’s Murder Refuses To Return To The U.S.

A suspect in the murder of an American University professor is refusing to return to the United States.

07/05/2011

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Arrest Warrant Issued In Killing Of AU Professor

A spokeswoman for the Montgomery County police department says authorities have issued an arrest warrant for a suspect in the killing last year of an American University professor.

05/27/2011