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TOWSON, Md. (AP) Baltimore County police have announced the charges against two more men in the fatal shooting of a liquor store owner. Police say 30-year-old Robert Crowder of Randallstown and 29-year-old Randolph Hughes of Towson are both charged with murder and conspiracy.

BALTIMORE (AP) An Oxon Hill man has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for a mortgage fraud tied to 25 properties in Maryland, D.C. and Virginia worth millions. Thirty-five-year-old Terrence White also had a restitution order of more than $4 million entered against him at sentencing today.

CAMBRIDGE, Md. (AP) An employee of Delaware state senator Robert Venables said he and a fishing buddy were injured when their boat hit a buoy. Senate Assistant Bonnie Wood said Venables had a cut over his eye and sore ribs after the 11 a.m. crash today near Ragged Point in Dorchester County.

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