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Bills To Address Problems With Common Core Passed

The Maryland General Assembly has approved measures to address concerns with the education program known as Common Core.


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Washington County Schools To Reinstate ‘D’ Grade

Washington County public schools are making it easier for students to pass by bringing back the D.


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Metro Adds 7-Day Short Trip Pass To SmarTrip Cards

Metro is launching a new weekly short-trip pass that SmarTrip users can add to their cards to save money.


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Driver Killed When Car Hits School Bus

The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office says a man was killed when he lost control of his car and hit a school bus.


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Baltimore Celebrates War Of 1812 By Offering New Pass For 3 Historic Sites

Baltimore is pulling out all the stops when it comes to celebrating the upcoming bicentennial of the War of 1812.


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House Passes $1.1B Capital Budget

With tempers flaring, the Maryland House of Delegates on Wednesday approved authorizing $1.1 billion in borrowing for the state’s capital budget.


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Metro Introduces Day Pass For Weekdays, Weekends And Federal Holidays

Metro is introducing a day pass for weekdays, weekends and federal holidays. It will feature an image of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial.


On Apr. 23, Arizona Governor Jan Brewer signed a controversial bill empowering law enforcement to stop people suspected of being illegal aliens. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

AP Enterprise: States’ Immigration Efforts Fizzle

Nearly every state in the union tried to tackle immigration on its own this year in the absence of any federal movement on the matter, and more than half considered Arizona-style enforcement measures, up from just six in 2010.


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Police: Md. Man Got On Plane In NYC Without Ticket

The Transportation Security Administration said Wednesday it is trying to determine how a man slipped past authorities and boarded a flight with a stolen boarding pass at New York’s Kennedy airport.


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Md. House Committee Passes Same-Sex Marriage Bill

A Maryland House committee has moved forward a bill to legalize gay marriage in the state.