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Maryland Reports First Two Heat-Related Deaths

Dr. Clifford Mitchell with the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene says the two victims had underlying medical conditions and were over 65, putting them at a higher risk of heat-related death.
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In Wake Of Loss, Gansler Keeps His Tone Diplomatic

It was a disappointing night for Maryland's current Attorney General, Doug Gansler, who was defeated in the Democratic gubernatorial primary by rival Lieutenant Governor Anthony Brown. But at his election party, he remained diplomatic.
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Incumbent Ike Leggett Nets Nomination For Montgomery County Executive

In the Democratic primary for Montgomery County executive, two-term incumbent Ike Leggett is the winner.
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Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown Wins Democratic Nomination In Maryland Primary

At times, it was a bruising primary, filled with negative ads and sharp-elbowed debates, and the early primary date didn't help either as voter turnout was low across the board. But all that matters is the final result—and it was a clear, resounding victory for Anthony Brown.
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New Study Paints Bleak Portrait Of Langley Park Youth

The study finds that a majority of the children who live in Langley Park are at risk of not completing their high school education.
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Maryland Beer Primary: The Taste Of Election Day

Maryland's gubernatorial candidates offer their favorite beer selections ahead of Tuesday's primary — who has the taste necessary to be the next governor?

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Brown, Hogan Take Home Wins In Maryland Primaries

Polls in Maryland are officially closed in Maryland and in the race for governor, Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown has gotten the nod for Democrats and Larry Hogan was victorious among Republicans.

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How Do D.C., Maryland And Virginia Compare On Family-Friendly Laws?

In the region, D.C. offers the most expansive protections for pregnant women and young families, while Maryland and Virginia fall far behind.
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Ahead Of Primary Day, Cardin's Lead In Maryland's Attorney General Race Tightens

In the Democratic race for Maryland attorney general, Baltimore County Del. Jon Cardin has seen his lead over State Sen. Brian Frosh disappear over criticisms of his attendance record in Annapolis.
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Leaders Sign Landmark Agreement To Help Clean Chesapeake Bay

Governors from states neighboring the Chesapeake Bay recently signed what some environmentalists are calling a landmark agreement that recommits the effort to clean up the bay and broadens the approach to solving the problem.

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