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HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) Correctional officials say two state prison inmates have been taken to a hospital after a brawl at the Maryland Correctional Institution near Hagerstown. The Division of Correction says four other inmates were treated for superficial wounds at the prison this afternoon.

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) People who get traffic tickets in Maryland will have three options under a new law taking effect in January. Now, drivers automatically have trial dates scheduled, but that won't happen under the new law.

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs expects injured Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to play Sunday in Baltimore. Roethlisberger sprained his right foot in Pittsburgh's overtime win in Buffalo last week. Although Suggs has no way of knowing severity of the injury, he does know the importance of this Steelers-Ravens game.

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