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BALTIMORE (AP) Baltimore Mayor Sheila Dixon has resumed her regular duties a day after a jury found her guilty of taking gift cards from a program meant to help the city's poor children. The city solicitor has said Dixon will remain on the job until the case comes to a legal conclusion, though the first-term Democrat is mum today on calls for her to apologize.

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) Gov. O'Malley says he believes the federal government should do more to preserve and create jobs with more investments in infrastructure like bridges, tunnels and roads. He says he believes Congress should consider legislation to do more to stabilize state and county budgets.

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