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    BALTIMORE (AP) Baltimore police say a man became distraught as a doctor briefed on his mother's condition at Johns Hopkins Hospital and shot the doctor. The man later shot and killed himself and his mother in her hospital room.

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) Maryland revenue estimates have been revised upward by $88.6 million for fiscal year 2011. The Board of Revenue Estimates today revised the state's general fund revenue estimate to $13.1 billion for fiscal year 2011.

    WASHINGTON (AP) Delaware's GOP Senate nominee Christine O'Donnell is scheduled to speak at the conservative Family Research Council's fifth annual Values Voter Summit in Washington. The chairman of the group's political action committee, Tony Perkins, says O'Donnell will speak at the event tomorrow afternoon.

    COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) The main reason Maryland is undefeated after two games is the same reason the Terrapins lost three of four last September. Defense. The Terps should get a much better indication of the defense's progress Saturday against Number 21 West Virginia on the road.

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    In An Alternate 19th Century London, Sins Are Marked With 'Smoke'

    NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Dan Vyleta about his novel, Smoke. It's set in an alternate 19th century London, where the morally corrupt are marked by a smoke that pours from their bodies.
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    D.C.'s Public Schools Select New Lunch Providers

    D.C. Public Schools is abandoning longtime school food provider Chartwells in the wake of allegations of poor food quality and fraud and moving forward with new vendors for 2016. But, questions remain about the selection process and future oversight.

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    Creating A D.C. State Constitution

    We explore the historic process of crafting a constitution for D.C. statehood nearly three decades after the last attempt, and find out how drafters are preparing for the June constitutional convention.

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    Online Eye Exam Site Makes Waves In Eye Care Industry

    Need a vision test? Now you can do it online with a computer and a smartphone. The site has attracted a lot of attention in the tech world, but eye care professionals have concerns.

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