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Va. congressman seeks to block bay-cleanup funding

RICHMOND, Va. — U.S. Rep. Bob Goodlatte is attempting to ban the use of federal dollars to implement the Environmental Protection Agency’s Chesapeake Bay restoration plan, accusing the agency of overreaching its authority. The Virginia Republican said the states within ...

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$2M lawsuit claims surgical forceps were left in woman’s pelvis

An Anne Arundel County woman has filed a $2 million federal lawsuit against a medical device manufacturer, claiming that part of the forceps used during her hysterectomy broke off and remained in her pelvis for more than a year. Kimberly ...

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Gov. O’Malley announces new juvenile services head

ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Martin O’Malley has announced that a former Virginia official will be the new secretary for the Maryland Department of Juvenile Services. O’Malley said Monday that Sam Abed, who was chief deputy director for the Department of Juvenile ...

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Defense seeks GI’s release in WikiLeaks case

HAGERSTOWN — The lawyer for a U.S. Army private suspected of passing thousands of classified documents to WikiLeaks says he has asked the government to release his client from a Marine Corps brig due to what he says are needlessly ...

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