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Government pulls back on junk food marketing proposal

WASHINGTON — Tony the Tiger and Toucan Sam can rest easy. Government officials fine-tuning guidelines for marketing food to children say they won’t push the food industry to get rid of colorful cartoon characters on cereal boxes anytime soon. Allowing ...

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Stephen L. Miles back in the TV game

Say the name Stephen L. Miles around someone who lived in the Baltimore area in the ’80s or ’90s and the likely response you’ll get is, “Let’s talk about it.” The lawyer as well-known for his legal work as he ...

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Velocity to bump HD Theater

Discovery Network’s HD Theater, the first all-HD channel, is about to be shown the door after a nine-year run. Silver Spring-based Discovery said Monday that HD Theater will be replaced later this year with Velocity, also a high def channel, ...

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The Kratt Brothers take me back to 5th grade

I got a release Wednesday about the Kratt Brothers coming to the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore. The stars of the PBS series “Wild Kratts” will perform two live shows June 26. Now, if you have no idea who these guys ...

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