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  • White House Says Its Election Commission Will Examine Hacking. That's News To The Commissioners.

    The other members of the commission are Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson (R), former Ohio Secretary of State Ken Blackwell (R) and Christy McCormick, a commissioner on the Election Assistance Commission. Luis Borunda, the Maryland deputy ... 11 hours, 26 minutes ago
  • Gustavo Ferrer, MD – Just Breathe: The Story of a Cuban Doctor

    Dr. Ferrer has received several prestigious awards, including being listed among the Best Doctors in the US by US News & World Report, and has been featured in USA Today, NBC News, CNN Español, radio shows, national and international newspapers. 17 hours, 25 minutes ago
  • Boy pees on neighbor's steaks, gets charged with destruction of property

    Authorities in Maryland have charged a 7-year-old boy after they say he urinated on steaks a neighbor was grilling in his backyard. The St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office says a deputy responded to a home on Hawthorn Way in Lexington Park on June 6 ...

    Fox News 23 hours, 26 minutes ago
  • Ray Tensing retrial: Mistrial declared for 2nd time after jury deadlocks

    "We stand with the families of (Terence) Crutcher of Oklahoma, Philando Castile of Minnesota, Freddie Gray of Maryland, and Sylville Smith of Wisconsin and demand justice for all these men who have been murdered by police officers who have escaped ...

    CNN 1 day, 3 hours ago
  • Robert Kraft says football's future is via livestreaming

    ... home and even a season ticket was a luxury. “One of my big concerns is people like ourselves have done well, but working class people have not. It behooves us to get government working together to take care of them and get them the proper healthcare.”.

    Fox News 1 day, 3 hours ago
  • Pelosi confronts Dem backlash from the young and the restless

    Pelosi has been in charge of the caucus since 2003, and the current leadership team has been at her side for years. That team includes Pelosi, D-Calif., 77; Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer, D-Md., 78; and Assistant Democratic Leader Jim Clyburn, D-S.C., 76.

    Fox News 1 day, 6 hours ago
  • As Ramadan Draws To An End, Mosques Worry About Security

    Kalim Ahmed, a board member at the Islamic Society of Western Maryland, told HuffPost the attacks in Virginia and London have “escalated” Muslims' fears about safety, both individually and when they come together. Ahmed said his mosque has installed ... 1 day, 6 hours ago
  • People Keep Voting In Support Of The Death Penalty. So How Can We End It?

    In the last decade, seven states – Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Maryland, New Jersey, New Mexico and New York – have abolished the death penalty by legislative or judicial action. Governors have imposed moratoria on executions in Colorado, Oregon ... 1 day, 6 hours ago
  • Defiant Nancy Pelosi says she's not going anywhere

    In the face of some fellow Democrats called for her to step down following a major defeat in a special election Tuesday, Pelosi proudly touted her effectiveness, saying she was "a master legislator" and a "strategic, politically astute leader." Just ...

    CNN 1 day, 6 hours ago
  • In Memory Of The MS St. Louis

    Amid Trump's political rise, we've seen the growth of a white nationalist 'alt-right' movement that promotes antisemitism and engages in violent harassment of Jews both online and in the real world. Jewish cemeteries have been defaced, and swastikas ... 1 day, 8 hours ago
  • Why You Can't Trust the Government's Dietary Recommendations...

    What if I told you that the United States' federal government is so prideful that it won't denounce the TERRIBLE dietary recommendations it's been making to the public for over the past 60+ years. This is OBSCENE, considering the MASSIVE correlation ... 1 day, 8 hours ago
  • Baltimore, other cities with opioid crisis short on overdose antidote

    City health officials, however, say that number could have been even higher if not for the availability of naloxone, the overdose reversal drug that has been used hundreds of times over the last few years amid the ongoing opioid epidemic plaguing ...

    Fox News 1 day, 11 hours ago
  • Five Months of Trump: The Tipping Point

    There's been no indication that Trump plans any effort at reconciliation between the warring factions in American politics. Instead, Trump has doubled-down on hateful and divisive rhetoric. As a result, an already polarized electorate has ... The first ... 1 day, 14 hours ago
  • At slain Muslim teen's funeral, mourners say 'it could have been me'

    "Honestly, I'm not sure if it's a hate crime or not, but I feel like it doesn't matter," said Mamata Abdou, 22, who drove to the service from Gaithersburg, Maryland, more than an hour's drive away. "A horrible thing happened to her, but regardless of ...

    CNN 1 day, 14 hours ago
  • Why Democrats can't quit Nancy Pelosi

    But Pelosi's camp signaled she is taking the grumbling seriously. Allies and grassroots supporters were sent suggested tweets Thursday that urged Democrats not to ditch Pelosi in the middle of a high-stakes legislative battle over the future of health ...

    CNN 1 day, 14 hours ago
  • Some Of Trump's New Election Investigators Don't Seem To Have Much Election Experience

    Borunda, the Maryland deputy secretary of state, didn't return a request for comment. An online biography detailing his portfolio doesn't make any mention of work on voting or elections. He formed a Hispanic commission to support the campaign of ... 2 days, 6 hours ago
  • Congress investigating Russian investment fund with ties to Trump officials

    Scaramucci's comments alarmed Democratic Senators Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts and Ben Cardin of Maryland, who asked Mnuchin investigate whether Scaramucci sought to "facilitate prohibited transactions" or promised to waive or lift sanctions ...

    CNN 2 days, 6 hours ago
  • D'Juan Hopewell

    D'Juan Hopewell is a political operative who specializes in mobilizing conservative institutions for progressive causes. His work has contributed to the passage of marriage equality and retirement security in Maryland, as well as significant funding ... 2 days, 8 hours ago
  • Black Leaders Should Not Walk Out On Trump

    It will require political will, as Montgomery County, Maryland developed. Having been made aware of possible discrimination in procurement, the County Executive appointed a Director of Procurement to pursue creative solutions, like breaking larger ... 2 days, 8 hours ago
  • The 'Historic Significance' Of Donald Trump

    Already three lawsuits have been filed ― by Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (a watchdog outfit), the attorneys general of Maryland and Washington D.C., and 200 Democratic congressional representatives ― challenging the president ... 2 days, 14 hours ago