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GLEN BURNIE, Md. (AP) An Anne Arundel County fire spokesman says firefighters are battling a blaze at an apartment complex in Glen Burnie. Fire officials say six apartments have been affected by the fire, but no injuries have been reported. The fire was reported at the complex on Cromwell Fountain Road and Rapid Water Way today.

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) Federal authorities have charged seven people with fraudulently obtaining unemployment benefits from the Delaware Department of Labor. The seven Delaware residents were indicted yesterday by a federal grand jury on charges of falsely obtaining a combined total of more than $110,000 in state and federally funded unemployment benefits.

CLEVELAND (AP) The Baltimore Orioles are heading to Cleveland to play the Indians tonight. The Orioles' Zach Britton faces Cleveland's Justin Masterson. Both pitchers have two wins and no losses.

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