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O'Malley And White House Trade Barbs Over Immigration

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is fighting back against criticism from the White House that his position on the deportation of immigrant children is hypocritical.
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Chromebooks And Tablets On The Way To Montgomery County Classrooms

The Montgomery County Board of Education signed off on a plan to put tens of thousands of laptops and tablets into the hands of youths in county schools.

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Montgomery County Council Confirms New Planning Board Chief

The new chief, Casey Anderson, is currently a member of the planning board.
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Laurel Swimming Coach Expected To Plead Guilty To Child Abuse

In April, Christopher Thomas Huott was arrested and charged after a former swim student accused him of making the inappropriate contact when she was 7.
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The Next Battlefield Of The Great Uber Wars: Annapolis, Md.

The city of Annapolis wants ridesharing company Uber to stop operating in Maryland's capital until it registers as a cab service.
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Frederick County Sheriff To Visit Mexican Border On 'Fact-Finding Mission'

A Maryland sheriff whose department was found guilty last year of violating the civil rights of an undocumented immigrant is headed to the U.S.-Mexican border to get a look at the crisis of unaccompanied children crossing the border.

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Vote On National Harbor Casino Delayed Until Next Monday

The casino along the water on National Harbor is now on hold after the Prince George's County Council delayed a vote on the matter.
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Council And Superintendent Clash Over School Boundaries In Montgomery County

A council staff report shows schools are becoming increasingly segregated in the county, adding to a growing achievement gap between white and Asian students and their black and Latino counterparts.
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New Casino At National Harbor Expected To Be Approved Monday

The path may well be cleared this week for the construction of an MGM casino at National Harbor in Prince George's County.

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Remembering The Maryland Roots Of An American Gospel Legend

Rev. Charles Albert Tindley is considered one of the founding fathers of American Gospel Music, and at least one historian in Berlin, Maryland, would like to hear more about his Maryland roots.

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