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Week in review: 8/10/12

Rich casino, poor casino Revenue at the Maryland Live casino at Arundel Mills mall propelled the state’s casino program to its second consecutive record revenue month, but the success of the state’s largest casino continues to come at the expense ...

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Ex-UMd. student pleads guilty in rampage threat

UPPER MARLBORO— A former University of Maryland student charged with making online threats of a campus rampage has pleaded guilty. Alexander Song pleaded guilty Tuesday to disturbing the peace at a school and misuse of telephone facilities. Prince George’s County ...

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Immigrant’s win could lead to deportation

What looked like the second win in three months for a Nigerian immigrant might yet open the door to his deportation. In May, the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals overturned a deportation order against Temitope Akinsade ...

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C. Fraser Smith: Culture change comes hard in big-time sports

When Len Bias died of cocaine intoxication in 1986, then-University of Maryland football coach Bobby Ross called it a “distraction.” Others, after lamenting the star basketball player’s loss, quickly moved on to worrying that it would damage UM’s intercollegiate athletic ...

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