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Dozens of Baltimore businesses sue over response to 2015 riots

The burnt out DTLR store on Pennsylvania Avenue in Northwest Baltimore the day after the riots. (The Daily Record / Maximilian Franz)

A group of Baltimore businesses that sustained damage during the 2015 riots following the death of Freddie Gray is suing the city, alleging officials failed to suppress the riots. The nearly 700-page complaint was filed in Baltimore City Circuit Court in March ...

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Tourism officials: Baltimore’s perception better nationally

University of Texas El Paso students, Katie Salinas, left, Estefania Vazquez and Carlos Munoz take a group selfie at the Baltimore Inner Harbor while sightseeing after a weekend conference with the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers in 2015.   (The Daily Record/Maximilian Franz)

While Baltimore’s image has improved nationally, the city’s perception within the immediate metro area has yet to rise to pre-Freddie Gray levels, tourism officials said Monday. The National Aquarium, for example, has seen a 7 percent decrease in attendance since ...

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