Since Marylanders voted to expand gambling in the state, casino revenue has jumped by nearly 50 percent. But with some of that money coming from problem gamblers, we explore whether Maryland is doing enough to help them.
The Federal Transit Administration recommended the Purple Line project receive $100 million in federal funds this fiscal year — a key step in securing necessary funds to build the 16-mile light rail line in Maryland.
Total pedestrian fatalities in the D.C. region increased during the first six months of 2013, compared to the same period the year prior, according to a nationwide study released today by the Governor's Highway Safety Association.
While the statewide minimum wage hike made it through Maryland House of Delegates after a first vote, it faces shakier prospects in the Senate, where legislators are more skeptical of paying workers $10.10 an hour.
Montgomery County Del. Luiz Simmons has proposed a bill that would allow to separate state gun databases to talk to each other, a fix he says would help stop violent felons from getting their hands on guns.
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