U.S. Customs and Border Protection

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147 Pounds Of Cocaine Found In Shipping Container At Port

Customs officials found 147 pounds of cocaine in a shipping container at the Port of Baltimore.


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Arson Suspect Arrested On Arrival At Dulles

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers have arrested a Virginia man wanted on arson and fraud charges in Maryland when he landed at Washington Dulles International Airport.


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Chicken Skeletons From China Prevented From Entering Baltimore

Chicken skeletons from China arrived to Baltimore by sea. But Baltimore U.S. Customs and Border Protection wouldn’t allow them in the city.


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Mikulski Announces Grant For Aircraft

Sen. Barbara Mikulski is scheduled to attend an event in Hagerstown announcing $43 million in federal funds to continue the manufacture of Multirole Enforcement Aircraft.


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Md. National Guard Gets New Helicopters

The Maryland Army National Guard is welcoming a new set of helicopters.



BWI Charter Flights To Cuba Postponed Until Fall

Anyone hoping to catch a flight to Cuba next month from Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport will have to wait until fall.



Charter Flights Between BWI, Cuba Start Next Year

A travel agency and BWI airport say weekly charter flights between Maryland and Cuba will begin next year.



Dried Hedgehog Seized From Man At Customs

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials say they have seized a strange host of items from the suitcase of a man traveling into Dulles Airport, including elephant tails and a dried hedgehog.