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LOS ANGELES (AP) - Don't be surprised if you doze off during one of these World Series games, wake up and discover they're not even at the seventh-inning stretch. With managers and pitching coaches walking to the mound earlier and more often in another postseason of record game times, Justin [...]
Tue, Oct 24, 2017
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BALTIMORE (AP) - The Baltimore City Council is going to consider bringing back a program that allows the city to sell houses in the city for just $1. The Baltimore Sun reports that the council is holding a hearing this week to determine whether to revive the program as a [...]
Tue, Oct 24, 2017
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ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) - The Montgomery County Council is holding a hearing on the Grosvenor-Strathmore Metro Area Minor Master Plan. The hearing is scheduled for Tuesday evening in Rockville. The 117-acre plan advances Montgomery County's goal of transit-oriented development at Metro stations to keep up with the county's housing demands. [...]
Tue, Oct 24, 2017
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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia's top public schools administrator is retiring. The Department of Education said in a news release Monday that Superintendent of Public Instruction Steven Staples will retire effective Jan. 1. Staples has served as the commonwealth's chief school officer since March 2014, when he was appointed by [...]
Tue, Oct 24, 2017
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ATLANTA (AP) - A Minnesota company has been chosen to develop a recycling and composting facility at the world's busiest airport, in Atlanta. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the 30-acre project is part of Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed's initiative to make Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport environmentally friendly. It would be the first [...]
Tue, Oct 24, 2017
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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - An annual prescription drug take-back event at West Virginia's Capitol is being expanded to two days this month. Attorney General Patrick Morrisey said in a news release that state employees can dispose of their expired or unwanted medications on Friday at the Division of Protective Services [...]
Tue, Oct 24, 2017
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VICKSBURG, Miss. (AP) - A Mississippi mayor says his city is reducing its health care expenses by running a clinic for municipal employees. Vicksburg Mayor George Flaggs says the city expects to save almost $611,000 this year. He tells the Vicksburg Post that savings could increase if the city expands [...]
Tue, Oct 24, 2017
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Officials say four industrial sites in Tennessee will receive help from the state to make them more attractive to companies looking to expand or relocate. Department of Economic and Community Development officials say the Select Tennessee Certified Sites program helps communities prepare available industrial sites for [...]
Tue, Oct 24, 2017
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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Juvenile justice officials in Kentucky are launching an incentive fund for local programs that supervise young offenders in the community. Officials say the program is aimed at cutting taxpayer costs and reserving secure juvenile justice facilities for only the most serious offenders. The incentive fund is [...]
Tue, Oct 24, 2017
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Long before they made it to this year's World Series, the Houston Astros and Los Angeles Dodgers were plenty familiar with each other. For a quarter-century, they were in the NL West together, and back in the 1980s, their rivalry really began to take shape. Although Houston eventually moved to [...]
Tue, Oct 24, 2017
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A list of properties in the District that you can visit Saturday and Sunday. [...]
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Get out and enjoy, before the weather takes a turn this coming week. [...]
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The Fall Classic has been played in rain, snow and wind -- but never in temperatures higher than 94 degrees. That's what's in the forecast for the afternoon of Game 1. [...]
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Casino officials hope new hotel will boost its competitiveness in Maryland's crowded gambling market. [...]
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A list of properties in Maryland that you can visit Saturday and Sunday. [...]
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Registration and parking can be a hassle. The city offers numerous alternatives to driving. [...]
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A squall line may sweep through the region between about 1 and 5 a.m. [...]
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From monster to menace, Typhoon Lan was a memorable storm. [...]
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The Boring Company gets conditional approval to begin work on super-high-speed transportation system [...]
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A list of properties in Virginia that you can visit Saturday and Sunday. [...]
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