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Maryland: State in the United States
Maryland is a state in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States, bordering Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia to its south and west; Pennsylvania to its north; and Delaware to its east. The state's largest city is Baltimore, and its capital is Annapolis. Among its occasional nicknames are Old Line State, the Free State, and the Chesapeake Bay State. It is named after the English queen Henrietta Maria, known in England as Queen Mary, who was the wife of King Charles I.

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'Potomac River Rapist' serially assaulted women in DC area in '90s. Police just arrested him

An alleged serial rapist who assaulted 10 women, killing one of them, in Washington, D.C., and Maryland was arrested, authorities said Thursday.
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Congressman Raskin condemns "moral degeneration" of Republicans

The Maryland Democrat compared the withholding of aid to Ukraine to an attempted bank robbery
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Videos for Maryland


Homes destroyed after Dallas tornado [Video]Homes destroyed after Dallas tornado

Aerial views of Dallas County, Texas Monday morning revealed damaged homes from Sunday night's tornado that knocked out power for more than 175,000 homes and businesses. Rough Cut (no reporter..

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Democratic Rep. Elijah Cummings Dies At Age 68 [Video]Democratic Rep. Elijah Cummings Dies At Age 68

Rep. Elijah Cummings, a longtime Maryland Democrat has died at age 68. His office confirmed he died of "complications concerning longstanding health challenges". The congressman served as the chairman..

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Historic mansion relocated by barge in Maryland [Video]Historic mansion relocated by barge in Maryland

A Maryland mansion built in the 1760s took a trip on the water Wednesday. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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Rep. Jim Clyburn reflects on legacy of Elijah Cummings

Representative Elijah Cummings, Maryland congressman and civil rights champion, died at the age of 68 Thursday due to complications from long-standing health issues. House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn,..
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Where Civility Is a Motto, a School Integration Fight Turns Bitter

A plan to desegregate schools in a liberal Maryland suburb founded on values of tolerance has met with stiff resistance.
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Ohio State star benched over NCAA eligibility issue

Ohio State announces it will not play star defensive end Chase Young against Maryland this weekend
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Chase Young will not play vs. Maryland 'due to a possible NCAA issue,' Ohio State says

Ohio State standout and Heisman Trophy candidate Chase Young will not play Saturday against Maryland due to a "possible NCAA issue," the school said.
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December 21: Brooks, Graham, and Hollen

The latest on the tragic shooting of two NYPD officers, the cyberattack on Sony by North Korea, the decision to normalize U.S.-Cuba relations, and more, with Sens. Marco Rubio, R-Florida, and Lindsey..
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Police seek to ID suspect in fatal stabbing

A man who had been cutting in a line for chicken sandwiches at a crowded Popeyes restaurant in Maryland was stabbed to death by another customer who confronted him, police said Tuesday. (Nov. 5)  
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Remembering lives lost in the Capital Gazette shooting

"Face the Nation" reflects on the five lives lost in the Capital Gazette newsroom shooting. Despite the tragedy, the Annapolis, Maryland, newspaper was still able to publish the following day.
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Rep. Elijah Cummings blasts Trump administration for creating "false crisis" at the border

Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Maryland, who also serves as the top Democrat on the House Oversight Committee, criticized the Trump administration for creating a "false crisis" at the border with its family..
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Sen. Chris Van Hollen says it's "political trench warfare" in battle for control of Congress

Sen. Chris Van Hollen, D-Maryland, joins John Dickerson to discuss his efforts as chairman of the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee to get more Democrats into Congress this November.
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Cummings will do “anything and everything” to make Mueller’s final findings public

Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Maryland, joins Margaret Brennan to discuss the investigations Democrats could undertake now that they have control of the House.
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Man stabbed to death in line for Popeyes chicken sandwich

A man was stabbed to death after getting into a fight with another customer at a Popeyes fast food outlet in Maryland. CBSN's Anne-Marie Green has more.
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Two Maryland men got into a fight over a Popeyes chicken sandwich. One of them was stabbed to death, police say

A 28-year-old man in Maryland was stabbed to death on Monday night in a fight "related to the release" of Popeyes chicken sandwich, police said.
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A Maryland police department can't display a hand-crafted 'thin blue line' American flag. Here's why

A father and son giving a wooden "thin blue line" flag to police in Montgomery County, Maryland, has renewed debate over the symbol's meaning.  
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Former NAACP president to run for Elijah Cummings' seat in Congress

Kweisi Mfume once held the seat left vacant by the late Maryland Representative Elijah Cummings
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Ban of "thin blue line" flag at police station sparks uproar

Decision by a county executive in Maryland to ban a police station from displaying a "thin blue line" flag is drawing criticism from Gov. Larry Hogan
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Glenstone, the art museum built in nature

Mitch and Emily Rales built Glenstone to share their extraordinary collection of modern and contemporary art. But they wanted to make this a different kind of museum – a blend of art, architecture..
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Nature: Foxes

"Sunday Morning" takes you this morning to Massey, Maryland, where a mother fox spends quality time with her young. Videographer: Jeff Reisly.
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RNC defends Trump's attacks on Baltimore, Elijah Cummings

As Democratic presidential candidates debate in Detroit, President Trump is keeping up his attacks on Baltimore. Mr. Trump has spent the past few days criticizing the city and Maryland Democratic Rep...
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Judge postpones trial of man who killed five at Maryland newspaper: Capital Gazette

A Maryland judge on Wednesday postponed the trial of a man who fatally shot five people at the Capital Gazette newspaper, the newspaper reported, at the request of defense lawyers who argue the man was..
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Man who killed five at Maryland newspaper to argue he was not responsible for his actions

The man who fatally shot five people with a shotgun at a Maryland newspaper last year will argue he was not criminally responsible for his actions because of a mental disorder at a trial that begins..
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Man charged in Maryland newspaper shooting pleads not criminally responsible

The man accused of fatally shooting five people at a newspaper office in Annapolis, Maryland, last year pleaded guilty but not criminally responsible on all 23 felony charges against him, officials..
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Suspect in Capital Gazette Shooting Pleads Guilty

Jarrod Ramos, who is accused of killing five people in a Maryland newsroom last year, will pursue an insanity defense at trial.
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Maryland newspaper mass shooting suspect pleads guilty to 5 deaths: Washington Post

The man charged in a 2018 mass shooting at the Capitol Gazette newspaper in Maryland that killed five people admitted his guilt, the Washington Post reported on Monday. Jarrod Ramos, 39, entered his..
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Maryland governor sets special election date to fill Cummings' seat

The special general election will be April 28 — the same day as the state's presidential primary
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Elijah Cummings’s Funeral Will Bring Attention to Baltimore

Presidents Barack Obama and Bill Clinton are expected to speak Friday at the service for the longtime Maryland congressman.
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Where U.S. cyber warriors are working to protect against election threats

CBS goes inside new NSA facility in Maryland where U.S. personnel work to head off election threats 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year
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Harriet Tubman's road to freedom

Harriet Tubman, a tiny woman who could neither read nor write, pulled off superheroine-like exploits in the years before the Civil War. With the help of the Underground Railroad, she not only escaped..
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Congressman and civil rights activist Elijah Cummings dies at 68

Tributes are pouring in as the country mourns the loss of Maryland Congressman Elijah Cummings. Political reporter for the Washington Post Eugene Scott joins Red and Blue to discuss Cummings' life and..
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Bipartisan condolences follow Cummings' death

Democratic and Republican leaders in Washington expressed their condolences following the death of Rep. Elijah Cummings of Maryland. He died early Thursday at age 68. (Oct. 17)  
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Democratic Congressman Elijah Cummings dies

Maryland Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, a sharecropper's son who rose to become the powerful chairman of one of the U.S. House commitees leading an impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump has died. He..
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Benjamin Crump says Elijah Cummings was “a pillar to our community”

Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings, a civil rights advocate and powerful voice, died early Thursday at the age of 68. Civil rights attorney Benjamin Crump, who knew Cummings for a decade and considers him a..
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Rep. Elijah Cummings, Capitol Hill veteran and Maryland Democrat, dies at age 68

As chairman of the House Oversight and Reform Committee, Cummings led multiple investigations of the president's governmental dealings.
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U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings has died

Maryland Rep. Elijah E. Cummings died early Thursday due to complications from longstanding health challenges, his congressional office said. He was 68. Cummings became the powerful chairman of a U.S...
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Maryland Congressman Elijah Cummings, chair of U.S. House oversight committee, has died

Maryland Congressman Elijah Cummings, the Democratic chairman of the U.S. House Oversight and Reform Committee, has died aged 68, his office said on Thursday.
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Food Network star Carl Ruiz died of clogged arteries

Food Network's Carl Ruiz's cause of death was "atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease," The Maryland Department of Health confirmed.
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More than 3,600 workers go on strike at Mack Truck plants in 3 states

More than 3,600 hourly workers at Mack Trucks Inc., in Florida, Maryland and Pennsylvania went on strike at six plants at 11:59 p.m. Saturday.
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'Flash drought’ brings dread to southern farmers

In a vast expanse of the South that spans from Texas to Maryland, there are growing concerns for the cattle, cotton and corn amid a worsening drought that was fueled this summer by record hot..
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Carrie Underwood upstaged by girl's emotional sign language, and it's the best ever

Maryland fourth grader Savannah Dahan, who is deaf, went viral in March for her signing of Carrie Underwood's "The Champion." The two met.
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Coast Guard Officer Called a ‘Domestic Terrorist’ Pleads Guilty to Gun and Drug Charges

Lt. Christopher P. Hasson of Silver Spring, Md., had described himself as a white nationalist who wanted to kill innocent civilians, prosecutors and court filings say.
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House Threatens to Subpoena White House for Ukraine Records

“I do not take this step lightly,” said Representative Elijah E. Cummings of Maryland, the chairman of the House Oversight Committee.
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Penn State's rout of Maryland show Nittany Lions capable of making a splash in Big Ten

With its emphatic rout of Maryland, Penn State displayed that it is capable of making a splash in the Big Ten conference this year.
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Family moves historic house by boat

Family moves historic Maryland house from Easton to Queenstown by boat. (Sept. 26)  
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Dwight Freeney says Syracuse 'couldn't ask for better situation' with Clemson visiting

After losing ugly to Maryland, Syracuse has a great opportunity against No. 1 Clemson, former Orange standout Dwight Freeney tells USA TODAY Sports.
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Woman, 73, charged with killing her 82-year-old neighbor with brick at a home for seniors

Chun Yong Oh is charged with first and second degree murder for the death of Hwa Cha Pak, her neighbor at a home for senior citizens in Maryland.  
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Hurricane Dorian vs. East Coast: How popular destinations from Florida to Maryland are faring

A preliminary look at how Hurricane Dorian is affecting popular East Coast destinations, from Florida to Maryland.
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