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Maryland mostly at a standstill as Sandy lingers

The morning after former Hurricane Sandy gave Maryland its worst, regional transportation systems, local governments and many businesses remained closed Tuesday as the north-moving superstorm lingered over the state. The Maryland Transit Administration will resume limited service, with the subway, ...

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Week in review: 3/23/12

High court rules against Md. man A former court employee’s $1 million lawsuit has ended in the U.S. Supreme Court, which held that states cannot be sued under the federal Family and Medical Leave Act’s self-care provision. Daniel Coleman, once the ...

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MARC trains will get $21.3M home in D.C.

ANNAPOLIS — A $21.3 million MARC train storage facility will be built in Washington, D.C., under a contract approved by the Board of Public Works Wednesday. Gov. Martin O’Malley, Comptroller Peter Franchot and Treasurer Nancy K. Kopp voted unanimously — ...

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Boosting funding for transportation may not make 2012 session agenda

ANNAPOLIS — The Red Line and Purple Line light rail projects will not be built unless Maryland boosts transportation revenue, but that issue could be crowded out in 2012 by more pressing state needs. Lawmakers will face a $1 billion ...

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House OKs MARC legislation

ANNAPOLIS – The House of Delegates Monday approved legislation that would force the French national railroad to publish records regarding its role in the Holocaust in order for its subsidiary to win a MARC train contract. The compromise legislation, which ...

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