WYPR Headlines http://wypr.org en “Ban The Box” Signed Into Law, Baltimore’s Curfew, A Profile Of Larry Hogan, & Bike To Work Day http://wypr.org/post/ban-box-signed-law-baltimore-s-curfew-profile-larry-hogan-bike-work-day <p></p><p style="margin-top:0in;margin-right:0in;margin-bottom:.2in;margin-left:0in; line-height:15.75pt"><em><span style="font-size: 10.5pt; font-family: Georgia, serif;">Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has signed into law the so-called “ban the box” bill, requiring most city employers not to ask most job applicants about their criminal histories until extending a conditional job offer.</span></em></p><p> Fri, 30 May 2014 19:35:27 +0000 Nathan Sterner 500003 at http://wypr.org “Ban The Box” Signed Into Law, Baltimore’s Curfew, A Profile Of Larry Hogan, & Bike To Work Day Gubernatorial Debate For Democrats, Cardin Statement On Absences And 26th Street Collapse http://wypr.org/post/gubernatorial-debate-democrats-cardin-statement-absences-and-26th-street-collapse <p><strong>Democratic gubernatorial debate</strong>: The three main candidates for the Democratic nomination for governor debated last night at the University of Maryland in College Park. <a href="http://news.wypr.org/post/debate-brown-and-gansler-spar-while-mizeur-outlines-plans">Click here</a> to get a recap from WYPR's&nbsp;Christopher Connelly and Matt Tacka.</p><p> Thu, 08 May 2014 15:14:16 +0000 WYPR News 12782 at http://wypr.org Gubernatorial Debate For Democrats, Cardin Statement On Absences And 26th Street Collapse Mizeur Officially Enters Governor’s Race, Health Exchange News, The Minimum Wage, & Offshore Wind http://wypr.org/post/mizeur-officially-enters-governor-s-race-health-exchange-news-minimum-wage-offshore-wind <p><em>Montgomery County Delegate Heather Mizeur has officially entered the 2014 governor’s race. Plus: health exchange news, the minimum wage, a new contract for Giant and Safeway workers, offshore wind, higher fines proposed for sewage spills, schools to close in Baltimore, and more</em>. Wed, 18 Dec 2013 13:48:23 +0000 Nathan Sterner 6275 at http://wypr.org Mizeur Officially Enters Governor’s Race, Health Exchange News, The Minimum Wage, & Offshore Wind The March On Washington, Grand Prix Closures, Dolphin Deaths, and Labor Day Travel http://wypr.org/post/march-washington-grand-prix-closures-dolphin-deaths-and-labor-day-travel <p><em>Governor Martin O'Malley will speak at today's commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.&nbsp; More on today's events, plus: Grand Prix-related road closures, dolphin deaths, Labor Day travel projections, a bid for the 2024 Olympics, and more</em>. Wed, 28 Aug 2013 12:15:41 +0000 Nathan Sterner 1497 at http://wypr.org Grand Prix Street Closures, Chicken Manure Use, and A Tornado Confirmed In Harford County http://wypr.org/post/grand-prix-street-closures-chicken-manure-use-and-tornado-confirmed-harford-county <p>Grand Prix Street Closures, Delayed Rule Changes for Chicken Manure Use, DC-Based Federal Workers Urged to Stay Home on Wednesday, the NWS Confirms A Tornado In Harford County Earlier This Month, and more… Tue, 27 Aug 2013 11:53:42 +0000 Nathan Sterner 1448 at http://wypr.org