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Congressional panel set to fail to cut deficit $1.2 trillion

WASHINGTON — The imminent collapse of a special deficit-reduction supercommittee on Monday promises to set off yet another round of the Washington blame game as the panel officially admits failure in its quest to sop up at least $1.2 trillion ...

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Kernan Hospital sued for Medicare fraud

The U.S. Attorney’s Office is claiming that a Baltimore hospital fraudulently rang up $1.6 million in billings to Medicare and other health programs by falsely diagnosing people with life-threatening cases of malnutrition. Kernan Hospital is accused in a federal lawsuit ...

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Maryland committee presses for debt ceiling deal

Maryland lawmakers urged their federal counterparts Thursday to raise the country’s debt limit without hashing out a deal to reduce the long-term debt and deficit. Del. Tom Hucker and Sen. Jennie M. Forehand, both Montgomery County Democrats and co-chairs of ...

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