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Board Approves $27.5 Million to Demolish Vacant Jail Facilities in Baltimore

A jail in the center of Baltimore City, long faulted for poor conditions for inmates, will soon be torn down to make way for...

IBM Will Pay Maryland $14.8M to Settle Health Benefit Exchange Case

Misrepresentations by IBM and Cúram Software during the contracting process for Maryland’s Health Insurance Exchange website will yield the state a $14.8 million settlement.The...

Reparations Legislation to Get 1st Congressional Hearing in a Dozen Years

The U.S. House is slated to hold a hearing Wednesday on legislation that would establish a commission to consider reparations for the descendants of...

New Handgun Permit Board Meets, Sets Rules for Going Forward

Four of five members of the Handgun Permit Review Board are new, but that’s not all that’s changing for the embattled panel.The board, which...

Massive Medical Data Breach Could Put Md. Consumers at Risk

By Deb BeltMaryland patients whose medical bills were handled by a collection agency may be among 20 million patients who have had their personal...

Here’s How Pugh and Other Board Members Profited from UMMS Contracts

In vivid and often excruciating detail, an outside review of contracting practices at the University of Maryland Medical System has confirmed that members of...

New Faces, New Policies Coming to UMMS Board as Damning Review of Self-Dealing Scandal...

The University of Maryland Medical System Board will look different soon – in composition and in policy.As an explosive 41-page report examining self-dealing and...

Cummings’ Panel Votes to Hold Two Trump Lieutenants in Contempt

Led by Maryland Rep. Elijah E. Cummings (D), a House committee voted on Wednesday to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur...

Defense Attorney Sickens Member of State Panel With His Tales of Police Corruption

A Baltimore defense attorney’s testimony about failures of the city’s police force and criminal justice system on Tuesday was enough to make a veteran...

Md. Reps. Assail Trump as House Votes to Take Subpoena Fights to Court

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. House on Tuesday approved Democrats’ measure to make it easier for lawmakers to take legal action against Trump administration officials...