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President OKs disaster declaration for Maryland snowstorm (access required)

Emergency management officials say President Obama has approved Maryland's request for a disaster declaration after January's record-breaking snowstorm. The Maryland Emergency Management Agency said in a news release that on Friday, Obama ordered federal aid to supplement state and local recovery efforts for the storm. The blizzard on Jan. 22 and 23 dumped more than two feet ...