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Students Rally To Support 'Maryland DREAM Act'

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State Sen. Victor Ramirez joins students at rally to promote a bill that would provide in-state college tuition to undocumented students in Maryland. The bill has since passed in the state Senate.
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State Sen. Victor Ramirez joins students at rally to promote a bill that would provide in-state college tuition to undocumented students in Maryland. The bill has since passed in the state Senate.

The students did more than just chant "Yes we can! Yes we can!" in Spanish outside the state capital, they also met with legislators to explain the challenges of paying out-of-state tuition.

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Writer James Alan McPherson, Winner Of Pulitzer, MacArthur And Guggenheim, Dies At 72

McPherson, the first African-American to win the Pulitzer Prize for fiction, has died at 72. His work explored the intersection of white and black lives with deftness, subtlety and wry humor.
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Oyster Archaeology: Ancient Trash Holds Clues To Sustainable Harvesting

Modern-day oyster populations in the Chesapeake are dwindling, but a multi-millennia archaeological survey shows that wasn't always the case. Native Americans harvested the shellfish sustainably.

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Your Turn: Ronald Reagan's Shooter, Freddie Gray Verdicts And More

Have opinions about the Democratic National Convention, or the verdicts from the Freddie Gray cases? It's your turn to talk.

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Trump's Cyber Comments Rouse The Democrats

As they bolster their case that Hillary Clinton is ready to be commander in chief, Democrats are seizing on Donald Trump's comments seemingly encouraging Russia to use cyber-espionage against Clinton.

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