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ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) Three Maryland men have been charged with selling crabs without a license. Authorities say Stephen Mark Mullikin of Cambridge, Wesley Matthew Finneyfrock, of St. Michaels, and William Christopher Bradley, also of St. Michaels, face multiple counts of selling crabs without a license and illegal possession of female crabs.

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) HBO will film a pilot episode in Maryland for a series starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus. Governor Martin O'Malley made the announcement yesterday. Filming for the show titled "VEEP" starts in late February in Baltimore.

DOVER, Del. (AP) Democratic Sen. Michael Katz has returned to the Delaware General Assembly after suffering injuries in a ski lift accident in Maine. Katz says he and his two school-age daughters were hurt in the December 28th accident at Sugarloaf. A cable derailed at the resort, sending skiers plummeting 25 to 30 feet.

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) When it comes to providing big plays and leadership, the Baltimore Ravens depend upon two guys named Ray: Ray Lewis and Ray Rice. Lewis does his part for the defense, and Rice provides those qualities for the offense. They face the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday.

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The Legality Of Restoring Virginia Voting Rights

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