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ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) At least one Maryland lawmaker is holding up a bill to legalize gay marriage to gain support for her own legislation, including funding for Baltimore schools. The House Judiciary Committee delayed a critical vote on the bill today to legalize gay marriage after two supporters didn't show up for a morning meeting.

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) A key lawmaker is recommending that an outright ban on septic systems for major new subdivisions should be delayed for further study. The recommendation by Delegate Maggie McIntosh is that a task force study the issue and report by the end of the year.

DOVER, Del. (AP) The Delaware Department of Health and Social Services is bracing for budget cuts even as Governor Jack Markell's budget calls for an increase in funding. That's because much of the proposed increase is meant to make up for federal stimulus money that is running out.

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Check Out These Musicians Who Literally Play With Their Food

It turns out beans aren't the only musical fruit. The London Vegetable Orchestra is one of many musical acts that use all sorts of fruit and veg to produce sweet (and savory) sounds.
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Check Out These Musicians Who Literally Play With Their Food

It turns out beans aren't the only musical fruit. The London Vegetable Orchestra is one of many musical acts that use all sorts of fruit and veg to produce sweet (and savory) sounds.
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The Politics Hour - May 27, 2016

Congress votes to override DC's 2013 ballot initiative on budget autonomy. Virginia governor faces a federal investigation over international finance and lobbying rules. And DC, Maryland and Virginia move to create a Metro safety oversight panel.

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Hokule'a, The Hawaiian Canoe Traveling The World By A Map Of The Stars

A voyaging canoe built to revive the centuries-old tradition of Hawaiian exploration is circumnavigating the globe. Its crew has already traveled 26,000 miles navigating with the sun, star and waves.

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