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DUNDALK, Md. (AP) A Baltimore police officer has been released from the hospital after being stabbed in the neck and back outside a strip club. Authorities say the officer was released this afternoon while the suspect he shot remained in serious condition.

BALTIMORE (AP) TracFone Wireless is offering free cell phones and 64 minutes a month of air time to some 400,000 low-income Maryland residents. The year-old program by TracFone affiliate Safelink Wireless has been available to residents of 19 states, including Maryland and Delaware, and Washington, D.C.

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