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US Court Appeals Maryland's Move To Block Abortion ChangesA federal court appealed a Maryland judge's order blocking the implementation of Trump Administration changes to the federal Title X program, which makes family planning services available to low-income individuals for low or no cost
Former President Barack Obama Surprises Kids At DC Baseball AcademyFormer President Barack Obama surprised students of the Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy on Wednesday afternoon and played a game with them.
President Donald Trump, First Lady Melania Trump Visit Arlington National Cemetery Ahead Of Memorial DayPresident Trump and First Lady Melania Trump made a surprise trip to Arlington National Cemetery Thursday afternoon ahead of Memorial Day, placing flags at headstones of late members of the military. 
Maryland Among States Suing Federal Government Over Rule Allowing Clinicians To Refuse AbortionsNearly two dozen states and municipalities are suing the federal government to stop a new rule letting health care clinicians object to providing abortions and other services that conflict with their moral or religious beliefs.
Elizabeth Warren, Elijah Cummings Unveil Plan To 'End The Opioid Crisis'Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren has joined with Rep. Elijah Cummings to reintroduce an ambitious plan they first proposed last year to "end the opioid crisis." This time, the Massachusetts senator and longtime Maryland Democratic congressman would pay for it with a tax on the mega-rich.
For The First Time, The Maryland House Speaker Won't Be A White ManDel. Maggie McIntosh, a white lesbian progressive Democrat from Baltimore, is running against Del. Dereck Davis, a black Democrat from Prince George's County.