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9:00 am
Thu October 31, 2013

Speed Cameras Still Down, Cyber-Bullying Punished, Baltimore County Schools

Baltimore City Hall.
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Thursday headlines from around the region.

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7:59 am
Wed October 30, 2013

Farm Bill And Maryland, Baltimore City Detention Center Plea, Orioles Win Gold Gloves

Chickens at Nick's Organic Farm in Adamstown, Maryland.
Credit USDAgov via flickr.

Wednesday headlines from around the region.

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The Checkup
9:10 am
Tue October 29, 2013

How Brokers Help Us Decipher Insurance Plans

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The new health care exchange is compared to travel websites like Expedia. But buying insurance can be more complicated than buying a plane ticket. Brokers can help with that purchase.  Today, we look at the role they are playing in the exchange—and the entire roll out of the Affordable Care Act.

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8:56 am
Tue October 29, 2013

'Revenge Porn' Laws, Sandy Aid, and Orioles Up For Gold Gloves

Attorney General candidate and state Del. Jon Cardin (D-Baltimore County).
Credit mdfriendofhillary via flickr

Tuesday headlines from around the region.

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UMMC Commentary
12:00 am
Mon October 28, 2013

UMMC Commentary - Matthew Weir, M.D.

Matthew Weir, M.D.

Matthew Weir, M.D., is the Director of the Division of Nephrology in the Department of Medicine at the University of Maryland Medical Center and Professor of Medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.

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Take Five 4th of July
1:15 pm
Fri October 25, 2013

Take Five - 4th of July 2013

On this edition of Take Five Cindy and Tony tackled five American Classics in honor of the upcoming Independence Day holiday: Crab cakes, Fried Chicken, Potato Salad, Macaroni and Cheese and Seasonal Fruit Pies.  Chef Cindy Wolf lends a creative twist to all of these dishes and Tony Foreman takes on the non-intuitive yet completely necessary task of pairing wine with the dishes.  The program begins with Cindy's five favorite Paris restaurants right now and a review of local summer market product with Tony.

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Headlines
8:22 am
Wed October 23, 2013

Baltimore’s Proposed Panhandling Ban, Stormwater Fees, Redistricting, and Rockfish Reproduction

A proposal to stop panhandlers and others from asking people for money on Baltimore streets is moving to the full City Council. Plus: stormwater fees, redistricting, changes to ID policy by the Baltimore police, rockfish reproduction rates, Amazon’s plans to open a distribution center in Baltimore, and more.

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The Checkup
4:31 pm
Tue October 22, 2013

What Medicaid Expansion Means For Maryland Health Care

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On January 1st, Medicaid will start covering more low-income Marylanders. How will the expansion shape health care for Maryland's poor? Sheilah talks with Kevin Lindamood, President and Chief Executive Officer of the non-profit Health Care for the Homeless.

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Headlines
8:45 am
Tue October 22, 2013

Casino News, Baltimore’s Proposed Panhandling Ban, and Western MD’s Black Bear Hunt

The corporate parent of the company building a casino in Baltimore says one of its businesses is under federal investigation for money laundering. That, plus more casino news, a look at a proposed ban on panhandling in Baltimore, Western MD’s black bear hunt, and much more.

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8:36 am
Mon October 21, 2013

Port Strike Put On Hold, MSEA Endorses Brown, Health Insurance Exchanges, & Unemployment Taxes

Operations at the Port of Baltimore have resumed, as longshoremen continue to negotiate on a new local contract. The state’s largest teachers’ union has endorsed Lieutenant Governor Anthony Brown’s bid to be MD’s next governor. Hundreds of Marylanders enroll in health insurance plans through online exchange. And more.

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