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  • WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: OppenheimerFunds New Ad, Social Security, Housing Bubble

    The Social Security program's costs will exceed its income this year for the first time since 1982, forcing the program to dip into its nearly $3 trillion trust fund to cover benefits, writes David Harrison. Below, some of the best analysis and insight ... 2 weeks, 1 day ago
  • Report Says More Than 100 Confederate Symbols Removed Since 2015

    Workers remove a monument dedicated to the Confederate Women of Maryland in Baltimore on Aug. 16, 2017. ... “There are forces at work in our society who use political capital to protect them, which is disturbing,” Beirich said. The most recent change ... 2 weeks, 1 day ago
  • Police officer helps turtle cross road in torrential downpour

    A Maryland police officer is winning praise for helping one of the smallest residents in her city – a snapping turtle - cross the road, in torrential downpour. Greenbelt resident Carolynn Hammett and her husband had spotted the officer, in full uniform ...

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  • Gubernatorial Candidate Airs Same-Sex Kiss For 'Fox & Friends' Viewers

    A recent Washington Post-University of Maryland poll found Madaleno in fourth place for the Democratic nomination for governor. If he wins the nomination in the June 26 primary, he'll face incumbent Republican Gov. Larry Hogan in the November election. 2 weeks, 1 day ago
  • A Midterms Snapshot–WSJ/NBC News Poll

    WSJ's Gerald F. Seib and NBC News's Chuck Todd this morning will co-host a panel of senior lawmakers, all heads of the Democratic and Republican parties' campaign committees, to pepper them with questions about how the midterm races are shaping up ... 2 weeks, 2 days ago
  • Cancer Patients Pay Thousands To Save Their Fertility. New Laws Aim To Change That.

    Indeed, a 2017 study commissioned by the Maryland Health Care Commission to analyze the effect of a fertility preservation mandate estimated that about 2,000 people in Maryland ages 10 to 44 may become infertile after a medical treatment every year ... 2 weeks, 2 days ago
  • Belmont Stakes horses to watch, from Triple Crown hopeful Justify to Gronkowski

    And while he finished sixth in the Derby, he nearly beat Justify in the Maryland race. Now he has 8-1 odds of spoiling the Triple Crown. ... “We're trying to go for the win,” Gronkowski told Sports Illustrated. “You've always heard so many stories ...

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  • Reps. Walden and Burgess: Important bills to fight the opioid epidemic are up for House consideration

    The House Energy and Commerce Committee, the panel tasked with writing most of the nation's health-care laws, continues our years-long fight to turn the tide of the epidemic with dozens of bills that will be considered by the House of Representatives ...

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  • Expert: Opioids Are 'The Defining Epidemic Of The 21st Century'

    After finishing his psychiatric training at Harvard Medical School and the National Institutes of Health in 1968, DuPont created a heroin addiction treatment program, the District of Columbia's Narcotics Treatment Administration, which treated 15,000 ... 2 weeks, 2 days ago
  • GOP Makes the Ballot in California

    ... Trump, at 12:15 p.m., will sign into law a sweeping measure to shake up the Department of Veterans Affairs' health-care system, changing the way veterans get care in the private sector and empowering the VA secretary to make major administrative ... 2 weeks, 3 days ago
  • White House Contractor Arrested On Attempted Murder Warrant

    ... not say what charges he faces, although authorities told The Washington Post that a man with the same name was wanted for attempted first-degree murder. Edwards has been charged with being a fugitive from justice and could be extradited to Maryland. 2 weeks, 3 days ago
  • Montana Auditor Will Face Trump Target Jon Tester In November

    Rosendale focused on positive advertising, selling himself as a political outsider in the mold of Trump. “Montana needs ... Montana Democrats have made clear they plan to attack Rosendale, who was born and raised in Maryland, as a carpetbagger. They've ... 2 weeks, 3 days ago
  • White House contractor arrested near the grounds, reportedly for attempted murder

    The arrest of Martese Edwards stemmed from a warrant out of Prince George's County, Maryland, the Secret Service said, and he was taken into custody “at a checkpoint outside of the White House complex when he was reporting to work as a contractor.”.

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  • Mascara kept on for decades leaves 'embedded' lumps under woman's eyelids

    Lynch said her health was in danger because she "had fallen into a bad habit of wearing a lot of makeup and not washing it off," and is warning others that it's "so important to properly take your makeup off every single night. You can't miss a single ...

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  • Conservative Democrat Wins Primary In New Jersey House Seat

    He also vastly outraised his Democratic competitors with a haul that topped $631,000. Major contributors included the campaign of Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-Md.); Hoyer's AmeriPAC; the New Democrat PAC, which supports business-friendly Democrats; and the ... 2 weeks, 3 days ago
  • What has NASA's Curiosity found on Mars?

    Paul Mahaffy, director of the Solar System Exploration Division at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland; Jen Eigenbrode, a research scientist at the Goddard center;; Chris Webster, a senior research fellow at NASA's Jet Propulsion ...

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  • Montana Republicans Are Picking Who Will Take On A Top Trump Senate Target

    Democratic Sen. Jon Tester of Montana has been singled out for defeat by President Donald Trump after sinking the nomination of White House doctor Ronny Jackson to head the Veterans Affairs Department. 2 weeks, 4 days ago
  • DOJ To Appeal Ruling That Trump Cannot Legally Block Twitter Followers

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Justice Department said on Monday it would appeal against a federal judge's ruling that President Donald Trump may not legally block Twitter users from his account on the social media platform based on their political views, ... 2 weeks, 4 days ago
  • 'Missing' Melania Trump Briefly Surfaces To Attend White House Event

    “Mrs. Trump has always been a strong and independent woman who puts her family, and certainly her health, above all else, and that won't change over a rabid press corps,” Grisham said. “She's confident in what she is doing and in her role, and knows ... 2 weeks, 4 days ago
  • DOJ appeals ruling that Trump cannot block Twitter users: report

    The Justice Department on Monday promised to appeal a federal judge's ruling that said President Donald Trump-- possibly the world's most famous Twitter user-- could not block Twitter users from his account because it violated their right to free speech.

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