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Obama Talks About ‘The Wire’ With Creator David Simon

Talk of overhauling the criminal justice system is serious business – but before diving into the subject, President Barack Obama had something else he wanted to say.

03/27/2015

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Baltimore Businesses Allowing Police To Access Private Security Systems

Beefing up security. Baltimore businesses are allowing police to access their private security systems.

02/09/2015

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Baltimore’s Own Maria Broom Adds ‘Author’ To Body Of Work

Lead actress, dancer, storyteller and teacher. That’s just part of the resume of Baltimore’s own Maria Broom. The former WJZ personality is well known for her work in television and movies.

01/29/2015

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‘The Wire’ Marathon Begins Friday

Been waiting to finally catch the entire series of Baltimore-based ‘The Wire?’

12/26/2014

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From Soldier To Ravens National Anthem Singer: Baltimore Man Lands Dream Job

Baltimore’s own, Joey Odoms, belts out the National Anthem before every Ravens home game. WJZ’s Marcus Washington reports on how Odoms landed his dream job.

11/21/2014

Monday, Sept. 15, 2014

Linh Bui and Tim talk to Idris Elba and Ron Matz has Manic Monday with There Goes My Hero.

09/15/2014

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‘Wire’ Actor Discusses His Recent Attack

Beaten and stabbed. Actor Anwan Glover, famously known for playing on HBO’s “The Wire” is recovering after a brawl at a DC nightclub.

08/06/2014

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DC Police Order Club To Temporarily Close After ‘Wire’ Actor Was Stabbed

D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier has ordered the temporary closing of a nightclub where an actor who played a gang member on the television series “The Wire” was stabbed.

08/05/2014

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‘Wire’ Actor Anwan Glover Stabbed At D.C. Nightclub

Actor Anwan Glover, known for playing a gang member in the TV series “The Wire,” has been stabbed at a District of Columbia nightclub.

08/03/2014

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Prince George’s County Hosts AIDS Awareness Event

Health officials in Prince George’s County are sponsoring an event designed to promote AIDS awareness.

12/02/2013

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Former Actor From ‘The Wire’ Launches Anti-Bullying Hip Hop Campaign

A Maryland actor is teaming up with teachers in the fight against bullying. The actor says this new role is much different from what students know of him on TV.

10/24/2013

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Actor From HBO’s ‘The Wire’ Fights Teen Homelessness In PG County

One of the stars from the award winning TV series “The Wire” is in Maryland this weekend.

07/20/2013

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