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Big defensive stop allows Maryland to escape Belmont, 79-77

Maryland's Darryl Morsell made a crucial defensive stop as Belmont went for a last-second upset in the NCAA Tournament, allowing the Terrapins to escape with a 79-77 victory in the East Regional            [Author: AP]
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Maryland avoids upset, edges Belmont 79-77

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Maryland’s Darryl Morsell made a crucial defensive stop as Belmont went for a last-second upset in the NCAA Tournament, allowing the Terrapins to escape with a 79-77 victory Thursday in the East Regional. The mid-major powerhouse from Nashville, Tennessee couldn’t knock off the No. 6-seeded Terrapins (23-10) from the Big Ten, […]
Tags: News, Maryland, Sports, Ncaa, Belmont, Nashville Tennessee, Jacksonville Fla, Terrapins, Darryl Morsell

Hogan: Trump challenge now ‘doesn’t make any sense at all’

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — While Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan isn’t completely ruling out a potential primary challenge to President Donald Trump, he says that currently “it doesn’t make any sense at all.” Hogan spoke to reporters Thursday with former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, a Hogan friend who is in Maryland for a book promotion. […]
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Drones are the new cost-effective way to monitor the environment

Conservationists, researchers and volunteers have spent countless hours on the ground keeping tabs on water quality in rivers across the country. Their work has been instrumental over the years, and new technology in the form of drones is making their jobs a whole lot easier. These unmanned aircraft, referred to as drones or UAVs, are easy to control and have become cost-effective in recent years. Environmentalists are using them to monitor ecosystems from the skies and are able to carry out th...
Tags: Design, News, Maryland, Virginia, Environment, Environmentalists, Drones, Pipeline, Federal Aviation Administration, Cunningham, Water Quaility, Ben Cunningham, Pipeline Compliance Surveillance Initiative

Jared Kushner uses WhatsApp to talk with foreign leaders, claims Cummings

House Oversight Chairman Elijah Cummings says Abbe Lowell has confirmed that President Donald Trump's son-in-law and White House advisor Jared Kushner has been using the encryptable/disappear-able messaging WhatsApp to communicate with leaders of foreign nations. "Mr. Lowell could not answer whether Mr. Kushner's communications included classified information." Mr. Kushner's attorney disputes the claims in the Cummings letter. Kushner's the tip of the iceberg -- the House attention to this ...
Tags: Security, Post, Politics, News, Maryland, White House, Cnn, Whatsapp, Hillary Clinton, House, National Security, National Security Council, Donald Trump, Trump, Lauren Fox, Elijah Cummings

Trump: time for US to recognize Israel’s sovereignty over Golan Heights – live

Israel captured Golan Heights in 1967 after six-day warBridget McCain condemns Trump, 72, for being a ‘child’Sign up for the US briefing to get a fresh perspective 6.11pm GMT South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg is the latest Democratic presidential hopeful to go on a hiring spree.The 2020 Democratic candidate has nearly twenty jobs available on his website in five states for aspiring operatives. 5.59pm GMT In a sign that he may be leaning towards a presidential bid, Maryland Governo...
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Judge sends teen’s locker-room rape case to juvenile court

DAMASCUS, Md. (AP) — A judge has ruled that a 15-year-old accused of instigating the rape of fellow members of his Maryland high school football team will be tried as a juvenile. NBC Washington reported Thursday that the teen is one of five boys charged with rape last fall. He is also the last of […]
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New Music: Logic “Confessions of a Dangerous Mind”

Logic kicked off the week by announcing his new album, Confessions of a Dangerous Mind. Set to drop soon, the project is Logic’s first of the year and follow-up to last September’s YSIV LP. The Maryland MC closes the week out by dropping off the title track from his new album. Hear the various thoughts that run through Logic’s busy mind below. Continue after the jump…. New Music: Logic – “Confessions of a Dangerous Mind” Previously: Logic Announces Confessions Of A Dangerous Mind Album
Tags: Maryland, Logic, Jazz, New Music, Confessions Of A Dangerous Mind

Redistricting Edge Saved GOP From Deeper Midterm Losses

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Democrats won more votes, regained control of the U.S. House and flipped hundreds of seats in state legislatures during the 2018 elections. It was, by most accounts, a good year for the party. Yet it wasn’t as bad as it could have been for Republicans. That’s because they may have benefited from a built-in advantage in some states, based on how political districts were drawn, that prevented deeper losses or helped them hold on to power, according to a mathematical an...
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Former local basketball standouts leading respective teams in NCAA tournament

Each year the San Fernando Valley turns out high-level basketball players to the NCAA Division I ranks. As the 2019 NCAA national men’s and women’s basketball tournament begins this week, numerous former Daily News athletes will be playing on national television for their respective colleges. Taft High graduate Kihei Clark leads the No. 1-seeded Virginia Cavaliers in the South Region against Gardner-Webb on Friday. The 5-foot-9 freshman has played in 32 games this season and is generally assigne...
Tags: Maryland, Montana, Virginia, Sports, LSU, Sport, West, Soccer, Yale, Arizona, Sydney, Nba, Ncaa, Michigan, Ohio State, Florida State

From Serial to Bryan Singer: why Amy Berg is the documentarian to fear

She has tackled injustice and abuse in the film industry and the Catholic church. The Oscar-nominated director reveals why she is telling the shocking story hit podcast Serial failed to coverThe Maryland court of appeals this month overturned a decision to grant Adnan Syed a new trial for the murder of his former girlfriend, Hae Min Lee. The story of Syed’s conviction in 2000 was brought to the world’s attention by the podcast Serial, which launched in October 2014. Its presenter Sarah Koenig e...
Tags: Television, Maryland, Documentary, World news, US news, Culture, US justice system, Television & radio, Serial, Factual TV, Amy Berg, Bryan Singer, US crime, Hae Min Lee, Adnan Syed, Sarah Koenig

Trump administration refuses to hand over documents to House oversight investigation

The Trump administration is committing "an unprecedented level of stonewalling, delay and obstruction" in response to congressional requests for documents and witnesses, the chair of the House oversight committee has said. Elijah Cummings, Democratic congressman for Maryland, said he had sent 12 letters to the White House on a range of topics from the "routine" to "relating to our core national security interests". In an op-ed for The Washington Post, Mr Cummings said the subjects included Whi...
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Happy birthday! Trump’s youngest son, Barron, turns 13

WASHINGTON (AP) — A teenager is calling the White House home again. President Donald Trump’s youngest child, Barron, turned 13 on Wednesday, the first day of spring break at the Maryland private school where he’s a seventh-grader. Barron and his mother, Melania Trump, are keeping to tradition and spending the break at their Palm Beach, […]
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Parabon Helps Investigators Solve 1,000 Years of Cold Cases in 9 Months

One case solve per week on cases over 20 years cold; four in the past week Parabon Snapshot Genetic Genealogy Reston, Va. ( – Friday’s arrest of Coley Lewis McCraney by the Ozark Alabama Police Department for the 1999 murder of teenagers J.B. Beasley and Tracie Hawlett marked what could be the end of a nearly 20-year search for their killer. One of the most infamous unsolved crimes in Alabama, the case was also the fourth cold case in the past week for which law enforcement cre...
Tags: Florida, Maryland, Guns, Alabama, Wisconsin, Beasley, Shooting Industry News, Parabon, Montgomery County Police Department, Genetic Genealogy, NanoLabs Inc, Marinette County Sheriff s Office, Parabon Nanolabs, CeCe Moore, Seminole County Sheriff 's Office, Tracie Hawlett

Teacher accused of slamming door, severing student’s hand

FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — A Maryland middle school teacher is accused of slamming a door on a student’s hand so hard that three of her fingers were severed. The Capital reports a lawsuit filed by the child’s father accuses the Ann Arundel County Board of Education and former teacher Steven Akers of negligence. Court […]
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Belmont beats Temple 81-70 for first NCAA Tournament win

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Kevin McClain scored 29 points and led the decisive second-half run as Belmont got its first NCAA Tournament win, pulling away to an 81-70 victory Tuesday night and ending Temple coach Fran Dunphy’s career in the First Four. The 11th-seeded Bruins (27-5) play Maryland on Thursday in the East Region. Belmont […]
Tags: News, Maryland, Sports, Ap, Ncaa, Temple, Belmont, Ncaa Tournament, Bruins, Dayton Ohio, Fran Dunphy, Kevin McClain, East Region Belmont

House oversight chair accuses White House of stonewalling

WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the House oversight committee says the White House is perpetrating “an unprecedented level of stonewalling, delay and obstruction” in response to congressional requests for documents and witnesses. Maryland Democrat Elijah Cummings writes in a Washington Post op-ed that he has sent 12 letters to the White House on a […]
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Belmont beats Temple in First Four for first tournament win, advances to face Maryland

Coach Rick Byrd's Belmont Bruins picked up their first NCAA tournament victory, and Temple Owls coach Fran Dunphy is moving on.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Maryland, Ncaa, Usa Today, Temple Owls, Fran Dunphy, Belmont Bruins, Rick Byrd

Logic Announces ‘Confessions Of A Dangerous Mind’ Album

Logic started the new year off by releasing the song, “Keanu Reeves.” At the time, fans wondered if the record was a one-off or part of an upcoming project. That question appears to be answered as the Maryland MC announced a new album entitled Confessions Of A Dangerous Mind. In a four-minute video posted to Twitter, Logic is seen rapping a song. As he gets deeper into the rhymes, Logic eventually gets covered in blood. The album will serve as a follow-up to last year’s YSIV. See the announce...
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Appeals Court Gives Hostile Treatment To Trump Emoluments Lawsuit

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal appeals court on Tuesday grilled lawyers for the state of Maryland and the District of Columbia about their claims that President Donald Trump is violating the Constitution by accepting profits through foreign and domestic officials who stay at his Washington hotel. A three-judge panel of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court Appeals expressed skepticism about claims in a lawsuit that alleges Trump is violating the emoluments clause of the Constitution, which prohibits fede...
Tags: News, Maryland, Washington, Republican, District Of Columbia, Donald Trump, George W Bush, Appeals Court, Richmond, Trump, U S Supreme Court, George H W Bush, District, Trump International Hotel, Brian Frosh, Va AP

Quantum-safe communication over the internet infrastructure? Yeah, that’s doable

Shlomi Dolev Contributor Shlomi Dolev is the Chair Professor and founder of the Computer Science department of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. He is the author of Self-Stabilization. Shlomi also is a cybersecurity entrepreneur and the co-founder and chief scientist of Secret Double Octopus. More posts by this contributor The quantum computing apocalypse is imminent Quantum computing promises to do many things for business and ind...
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As crab season approaches, Maryland processing plants seek guest worker reform

The multimillion-dollar industry relies heavily on H-2B visa workers from Mexico and Central America.
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DC attorney general says he'll fight Trump hotel case to Supreme Court

A trio of Republican-appointed federal appeals court judges in Virginia indicated in oral arguments Tuesday that they are skeptical of a lawsuit filed by the District of Columbia and Maryland over President Donald Trump's ongoing interest in his family company, the Trump Organization.
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Maryland’s Kaila Charles finds niche on basketball court

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — As part of a family with two Olympic runners, Kaila Charles felt obligated to test her athletic skills on the track. Fortunately for Maryland, Charles found a different sport to be more to her liking, Coming off a 36-point effort in the Big Ten title game, Charles will lead the […]
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Trump Emoluments Challengers Face Skeptical Appeals Court Panel

Opposition to the president might actually help drive up business at other local hotels because his detractors wouldn’t want to stay in an establishment bearing his name, U.S. Circuit Court Judge Dennis Shedd said at a sometimes contentious two-hour hearing in Richmond, Virginia. The judges, all appointees of Republican presidents, repeatedly pressed and interrupted lawyers representing the District of Columbia and Maryland, who claim the president is violating the emoluments clauses of the Con...
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Full Of Hell – “Burning Myrrh” Video

Full Of Hell have announced a new album, Weeping Choir, their first for Relapse Records. Most recently, they put out a split with Intensive Care last year. The Maryland grindcore band also teamed up with the Body in 2017 for Ascending A Mountain Of Heavy Light, their second collaboration together. They … More »
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Argument preview: Justices to tackle partisan gerrymandering … again

Editor’s Note: An earlier version of this post ran on February 4, 2019, as an introduction to this blog’s symposium on Rucho v. Common Cause and Lamone v. Benisek, as well as at Howe on the Court, where it was originally published. Every 10 years, the federal government conducts a census. The states then use the data from the census to draw new maps for their state legislatures and federal congressional districts. The maps often take politics into account – for example, to protect incumbents. Bu...
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The richest and poorest states in the US are actually next-door neighbors

The northeastern corner of the poorest state, West Virginia, borders the northwestern corner of the richest state, Maryland.            [Author: 24/7 Wall Street]
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2 arrested in armed robbery featuring unicorn disguise

BALDWIN, Md. (AP) — Police in Maryland say they’ve captured an elusive unicorn, since unmasked as a man suspected of robbing a convenience store last week. News outlets report that Baltimore County police say 28-year-old Jacob William Rogge donned a pink-and-white unicorn costume and smashed a High’s Dairy Store register with a crowbar Saturday. Police […]
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DOJ lawyers head to court to block suit against Trump over DC hotel

Government lawyers are due in federal appeals court Tuesday to argue their case for why the District of Columbia and Maryland shouldn't be allowed to sue President Donald Trump over his ongoing interest in his family company, the Trump Organization.
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