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Man can’t sue U.S. agencies over records sharing

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that the federal government cannot be sued for emotional distress after two agencies improperly shared a man’s medical records detailing his HIV status. “We hold that the Privacy Act does not unequivocally authorize ...

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Construction to begin at new Social Security Administration complex in Reisterstown

Construction is expected to begin at a $150 million Social Security Administration complex after a ceremonial groundbreaking set for Jan. 26 at 10:30 a.m. More than 1,600 federal employees are expected to work at the site, at 6100 Wabash Ave., ...

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Social Security HQ in Baltimore lifts lockdown; shooting nearby

WOODLAWN — A Social Security Administration employee who was on his lunch break was shot Monday during a robbery near the agency’s headquarters in suburban Baltimore, prompting a temporary lockdown of the complex as police searched for the gunman. Police ...

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Maryland expands two Enterprise Zones, adds one in Woodlawn

The state will expand zones in Baltimore City, Baltimore County and on the Eastern Shore where businesses are eligible for tax credits for making property improvements and hiring new workers. Maryland will add 112 acres to the Enterprise Zone in ...

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4th Circuit says posthumously conceived child can’t get benefits

BOSTON — A child conceived through in vitro fertilization six years after her father’s death is not entitled to survivors’ benefits under the Social Security Act, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled in affirming judgment. The plaintiff’s ...

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Northrop Grumman, 20/20 Ventures help fill Windsor Office Park

Two companies, Northrop Grumman Corporation and 20/20 Ventures, have signed leases this month that resulted in filling the 65,000 square-foot Windsor Office Park in Woodlawn to capacity, St. John Properties, Inc. officials said Monday. Northrop Grumman leased 15,600 square feet ...

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