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On the Record

The Daily Record's law news blog

Pearl Harbor attack remembered at Port of Baltimore (access required)

This morning, the Baltimore Maritime Museum and Port of Baltimore commemorated the 66th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor aboard the United States Coast Guard Cutter Taney. The USCGC Taney, the last surviving warship still afloat from the attack ...

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Baltimore: Middle of the drunken pack (access required)

Well, it could have been better, but it could have been worse. Baltimore is the 46th safest drunken city in a recent survey by Men’s Health magazine. Not bad out of 100. The survey, which is being reported by KNBC ...

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Comcast rolls out yule log in HD (access required)

Comcast wants you to know that the “cultural viewing phenomenon” of the yule log will be available this holiday season, in HD. That’s right – through January 4, Greater Baltimore area customers can watch the yule log on their televisions ...

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The jobs of the future (access required)

We’re going to need more makeup artists in the future (high-def TV, you know). Financial advisors, too. By the year 2016, we’ll be crawling with ’em. At least, according to the Department of Labor, which released a 10-year forecast for ...

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Patriots-Ravens game draws largest-ever cable audience (access required)

Even though the home team wasn’t victorious, the Baltimore Ravens may be able to find solace at the top of the cable ratings. Monday night’s game on ESPN averaged more than 12.5 million homes and 17.5 million viewers, the largest ...

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St. Mary’s newspaper runs sobering ad for coffin giveaway (access required)

Talk about shock value. The St. Mary’s Today newspaper has run an ad announcing a “free coffin giveaway” to the first drunk driver to kill himself or herself this holiday season. Editor Ken Rossignol, whose brother was killed by a ...

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Choosing a new chief judge (access required)

OK, I confess: I’m a law dork. It’s hard not to get sucked into law-dorkdom when you’ve covered Maryland’s legal community for the past couple of years. Anyway, because of my dork status, I’ve been thinking a lot today about ...

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Maryland man sues Borat (access required)

Maryland driving instructor Michael Psenicska is suing the makers of the movie “Borat,” alleging that the producers lied to him about the motives for the film. Psenicska, who is a high school math teacher in Baltimore, has owned a driving ...

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