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Online Campaign For Lady Gaga To Visit Teen Shot At Perry Hall HS Moves Forward

Classmates of the Perry Hall High School student shot and critically injured on the first day of school could be getting closer to making a dream of his come true.

08/30/2012

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Opinion: Media Covers Up Violence Of Flash Mobs

Flash mobs were once innocent social experiments, but now are all too often racial attacks. Unfortunately, the media continues to paint a rosy picture and fails to report the violence and crime they cause.

08/02/2012

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Ray Rice Rallies Against Bullying; Howard Co. Family Speaks Out About Teen’s Suicide

The problem of bullying has claimed kids’ lives across the country and in Maryland. Star Ravens player Ray Rice is joining thousands of parents and teens to help stop more tragedies.

07/13/2012

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Baltimore Fire Dept. Sets New Social Media Guidelines For Its Employees After Scathing Criticism

The Baltimore City Fire Department says it does not want to silence critics but the firefighters’ union has serious concerns.

07/13/2012

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Opinion: “Digital Politics” Is Here Without The Candidates

With all the communicative access to current local, national, and global information, expecting the masses to settle for media headlines and sound bites is insulting to today’s technologically-aware audience.

07/05/2012

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Md. Bill Bans Employers From Asking For Facebook & Twitter Passwords

Maryland lawmakers become the first in the nation to take a stand against companies accessing the social media accounts of current or future employees.

04/11/2012

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Live Updates: The 54th GRAMMYs

Check out our live video and Twitter updates from the red carpet. Keep up with all the Grammy award winners, red carpet stunners and celebrity gossip in real-time.

02/10/2012

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Baltimore Jail Officials Probe Claims Of Inmate Posting About Case On Facebook

Behind bars and posting on Facebook? A Baltimore family claims their son’s killer is using social media from prison.

02/03/2012

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Social Media Collides With Traditional Tailgating

Much has been made in the last decade of how this generation lacks the focus and work ethic of generations past. And, to that end, studies have been done to offer some tangible proof as […]

11/18/2011

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BLOG: The Voice Of The FAN – Ray Lewis Speaks And Stover Retires

In the midst of a lockout the NFL still made most of the headlines in Baltimore this week – Ray, Stover, Players Practice @ Towson U…So, What do the FANs think?

05/27/2011

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BLOG: The Voice Of The FAN – Orioles Woes?

Welcome to the Voice Of The FAN Blog, focusing on the issues people in Baltimore are talking about…and maybe more importantly, typing about – on Facebook, Twitter, texts messages, etc… In other words: what YOU actually think.

05/20/2011

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Social Media Rules Revised For Md. Prison Jobs

Maryland’s prison agency said Wednesday it will no longer ask prospective correctional officers for the keys to their social media accounts after the American Civil Liberties Union complained that requiring job applicants to divulge Facebook usernames and passwords violates privacy laws.

04/06/2011

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