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Employees Wrap Up 3-Day Strike Outside Johns Hopkins Hospital

Thousands of employees at Johns Hopkins Hospital are wrapping up their three-day strike. They say they’re making poverty level wages while the hospital thrives and continues to expand.

04/11/2014

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Hundreds Of Hopkins Workers Go On Strike Over Wage Dispute

Hundreds of Johns Hopkins employees won’t go back to work until the hospital agrees to raise their pay. Hopkins is one of the top hospitals in the country but its workers say they don’t even earn enough to live on.

04/09/2014

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Drivers Urged To Slow Down And Stay Alert In Work Zones

No matter what the job skill, staying alive comes first for highway workers.

04/02/2014

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Md. Officials Urging Drivers To Stay Off Roads

The Maryland State Highway Administration says it is deploying crews to salt and plow roads as rain has turned to snow and sleet.

03/30/2014

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Congresswoman Wants Raise For Tipped Workers Too

U.S. Rep. Donna Edwards hopes Maryland’s bill to raise the minimum wage will help inspire a similar increase on the federal level, but she the version that the state House passed hurts tipped workers.

03/19/2014

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Workers At BWI Save Elderly Passenger When He Suffers Heart Attack

An elderly passenger at BWI Marshall Airport has a team of quick-thinking workers to thank for his life.

01/30/2014

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Man Taken Into Custody At Md. Mall After Threats

Maryland State Police say a man was taken into custody at Montgomery Mall after threatening to kill workers at a luggage store.

01/30/2014

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Federal Offices Will Be Closed Amid Winter Weather

The federal government says its offices in the Washington area will be closed Tuesday because of the winter storm bearing down on the mid-Atlantic and northeastern U.S.

01/21/2014

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Citigroup Move Could Cut 650 Western Md. Jobs

Citigroup Inc. says it plans to close a Hagerstown unit that employs about 650 people servicing home loans that have gone into default.

01/17/2014

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2 Workers Injured In Flash Fire At Univ. Of Md. College Park

Two workers were injured after a flash fire at the University of Maryland College Park.

01/13/2014

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Duty Calls Despite The Holiday For Many Workers Around The State

Families celebrating Christmas should be comforted to know that essential services did not take a holiday.

12/25/2013

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Fast Food Employees Asking For More Than Double The Minimum Wage

Across the country in 100 cities Thursday, thousands of fast food workers walked off the job demanding better wages. In Baltimore, a group of protestors joined the call for action.

12/05/2013

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