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2013 Maryland General Assembly adjourns Sine Die (access required)

With most big ticket items passed days and weeks ago, the General Assembly session strolled to a close Monday night, concluding a session when the legislature agreed to repeal the death penalty, increase the gas tax, develop comprehensive gun control legislation and incentivize development of offshore wind energy.

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Enthusiastic fans flock to see return of victorious Ravens (access required)

The Super Bowl Champion Ravens returned to Baltimore with the Lombardi Trophy on Tuesday and were greeted by thousands of eager fans. A parade took them from City Hall to M&T Bank Stadium, where they thanked the city and the fans for their support.

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O’Malley delivers State of the State address (access required)

In his seventh State of the State Address, Gov. Martin O’Malley focused on his administration’s work to foster job growth in a recovering economy and touted this year’s top initiatives, including creating a market for offshore wind energy, repealing the death penalty, banning assault weapons and forcing handgun owners to be licensed.

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