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  • Obama invites veto override on Iran deal is MIA - The Hill: “President Obama did not mention or ObamaCare's current enrollment period in his State of the Union address, a major departure from last year's speech. Obama made scant reference to the healthcare law on ...

    Fox News 3 years, 5 months ago
  • There Were At Least 12 Other Terrorist Attacks The Week Of Charlie Hebdo

    the ranking member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health and Human Rights, has been fighting to draw more international attention to Boko Haram. "In the United States we really don't pay much attention to the rest of the ... 3 years, 5 months ago
  • US conservatives erupt over pope's plan for encyclical on moral duty to ...

    said David Cloutier, a theologian at Mount St. Mary's University in Maryland who specializes in the environment. "They're scared that the document is going to say something definitive that they can't agree with. That will put them in a very difficult ...

    Fox News 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Federal court to hear arguments on Maryland gun-control law

    BALTIMORE – A federal appeals court has set oral arguments over the constitutionality of a Maryland law banning 45 assault weapons and high-capacity gun magazines. The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals scheduled arguments in the matter for March 24.

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  • Vice President Joe Biden Hints at 2016 Bid

    Outgoing Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley has traveled repeatedly to Iowa and other states that hold early Democratic nomination contests. He has also used a political action committee to spread money among Democratic candidates, building chits should he ... 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Fire Officials: 6 Family Members Likely Inside Home During Fire

    All efforts to contact the family have been unsuccessful, and the Maryland home was their last known location, officials said. Two adults and four children are missing, including students of Severn Lower School in Severna Park, which was closed Tuesday ...

    NBC Washington 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Maryland family under investigation for letting their kids walk home alone

    The latest case? A Silver Spring, Maryland, couple is facing a neglect investigation for letting their 10-year-old son and 6-1/2-year-old daughter walk home from a playground, about a mile from their house, by themselves on a Saturday afternoon in late ...

    CNN 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Where Are America's Millionaires?

    Among states, Maryland had the highest concentration of millionaires for the fourth straight year. In the Free State, 7.7% of households had more than $1 million in investable assets in 2014. Connecticut and New Jersey followed. Those states have the ... 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Relatives believe family was in Annapolis mansion during fire, official says

    The husband and wife, Don and Sandy Pyle, are still missing. Pyle, 55, is the COO of Virginia-based IT firm Science Logic. The blaze reduced the multimillion-dollar mansion near Maryland's capital to a scorched stone framework Monday. The Pyles built ...

    Fox News 3 years, 5 months ago
  • How About Informed Consent for All Medication

    On the one hand, the FDA states that it "recognizes the value to health care professionals of truthful and non-misleading scientific or medical publications on unapproved new uses." But as everyone knows, medical journal articles are often biased ... 3 years, 5 months ago
  • SOTU: 2016 Republicans blast Obama over tax proposals

    Outgoing Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley praised Obama's policies, saying in a statement, "The worst thing we could do is let recent economic progress be undercut by Republican efforts to undo critically important financial reforms." Some of the ...

    CNN 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Everything You Need To Know About Getting An IUD

    Laura MacIsaac, M.D., an ob-gyn and director of the Family Planning Division at Beth Israel Hospital in New York, says that she's noticed a big uptick in women asking about and selecting IUDs. That's partially through word of mouth -- women ... 3 years, 5 months ago
  • How To Drop Pounds By Resetting Your Eating Clock

    “It's very difficult to make human recommendations at this point,” Amir Zarrinpar, M.D., a post-doctoral fellow at Salk, told Life Reimagined. “But the big take-away here, from a human perspective, is that metabolism is complicated. It's not simply a ... 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Appeals Court to Hear Arguments on Maryland Gun-Control Law

    A federal appeals court has set oral arguments over the constitutionality of a Maryland law banning 45 assault weapons and gun magazines that hold more than 10 rounds. The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia scheduled arguments in ...

    NBC Washington 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Corruption Currents: NSA Tapped Into North Korean Internet

    Was Indonesia's KPK too hasty by naming a potential national police commissioner as a bribery suspect? (Antara). A former Montreal hospital executive will be extradited to Canada to face fraud charges stemming from a bribery scandal. (Toronto Star). 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Obama's Plans Won't Work Unless He Can Fix The Campaign Money Problem ...

    John Sarbanes (D-Md.) argued Tuesday. "There's a declining number of people who even watch the State of the Union every year. You just had an election where you had the lowest turnout since 1942 in a national election," Sarbanes told HuffPost shortly ... 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Is a Marriage Equality Compromise Taking Shape at the Supreme Court?

    In 2013, an Ohio federal district judge graciously credited my work in holding that Ohio had to recognize the marriage of two men who had been married in Maryland. Several more courts also dealt with recognition of existing marriages as a distinct ... 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Fire official: Could take days to locate possible victims from Annapolis ...

    Davies has declined to identify the missing family, but colleagues and neighbors have told ABC7 News that they are technology executive Don Pyle, his wife Sandra, and the couple's four grandchildren. State records show the Pyles owned the mansion.

    ABC 7 News 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Foner's Underground Railroad on Time for African American History Month

    It's also based on the stories of less well known individuals like James Hamlet, a fugitive slave from Maryland who was arrested in New York eight days after the infamous Fugitive Slave Act of 1850 became the law of the land and accelerated the coming ... 3 years, 5 months ago
  • One Archduke, Twenty Children and Twelve Journalists

    And in adapting Sharia law from the Koran, obviously present is the intent to impose ideological and political aims that use religion as a weapon. Sharia law is not universal. For example, Sharia Law in Indonesia is universes away ... Polls conducted ... 3 years, 5 months ago