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Top 5: ‘We have all sinned’

A former public official pleads guilty, a University of Maryland student indicted for making fake IDs, and the family of a breast cancer victim is awarded $3.8 million by a city jury. Those stories and more in this week’s legal ...

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University of Maryland student indicted for making high-quality fake IDs

The printer that federal investigators took from a University of Maryland, College Park student indicted for making fake IDs wasn’t also used for printing out term papers. What Theodore S. Michaels had in his dorm room was an older version ...

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Texas A&M basketball coach Mark Turgeon agrees to Maryland coaching job

COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Texas A&M coach Mark Turgeon has agreed to take over at Maryland, calling it a “great opportunity.” Turgeon went 97-40 in four seasons with the Aggies, leading them to four consecutive appearances in the NCAA tournament. ...

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Teary-eyed Gary Williams bids farewell to Md. coaching job

COLLEGE PARK — Maryland basketball coach Gary Williams stepped into retirement Friday with a fist pump, a few timely jokes and tears in his eyes. One day after he stunned the school by calling it quits, the 66-year-old coach formally ...

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On the Move, 5/2: Schneider promoted to executive VP by BankAnnapolis

Edward J. Schneider has been promoted to the new position of executive vice president of BankAnnapolis. He had been senior vice president and chief financial officer, and will remain the CFO. Schneider, who earned an MBA from Rutgers, worked at ...

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Laslo Boyd: UM-UMB merger makes little sense

State Senate President Mike Miller’s proposal to merge the College Park and Baltimore campuses of the University System of Maryland is, despite its wholehearted endorsement by Gov. Martin O’Malley, a stunningly bad idea. There are so many things wrong with ...

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Maryland lawmakers decide to study UM campus merger

ANNAPOLIS — Maryland lawmakers have decided to move ahead with studying the idea of merging the University of Maryland, College Park and the University of Maryland, Baltimore. A budget conference committee made the decision Tuesday while wrapping up its budget ...

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C. Fraser Smith: A seismic shift in higher ed

Think of it as a stealth revolution hiding in the open. Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller wants to alter the landscape of higher education in Maryland. Now. Without discussion. Having some experience with the politics of colleges and universities ...

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