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Another H1N1 Flu Death In Maryland

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Maryland is reporting its 7th death from the H1N1 flu virus. John Colmers, the state secretary for health and mental hygiene, made the announcement.

The news comes as the state prepares for the fall flu season, and a possible pandemic of the so-called swine flu. Governor Martin O'Malley says all 46 acute-care hospitals in the state will share a database that will track every person who shows symptoms of H1N1.

Matt Bush reports...

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Art Beat With Lauren Landau, April 21

You can see a visual art exhibit that’s all about birds or check out two Shakespeare plays at a local theater.

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Soup to Nuts, Restaurants Smoke It All

While you won't find cigarettes in restaurants anymore, some smoking isn't banned. It's not just meat, either; it's hot to smoke just about anything edible.
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In Asian-Majority District, House Race Divides Calif. Voters

The U.S. mainland's only Asian-majority congressional district sits in California's Silicon Valley, where two Indian-American candidates are trying to oust Japanese-American Congressman Mike Honda.
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Taking Transit Information Off Mobile Devices And Onto Public Displays

A transportation signage company is trying to change the way D.C. commuters make their transit decisions.

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