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Game Day menus that score big

Even if your team isn’t playing in the big game, you can still come out a winner with a tasty viewing party recipe. Plan your menu ahead of time so you can be confident you’ll score big with a spread that leaves guests cheering long after the game has ended.

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NEHGS offers free access to new ancestry research portal

To commemorate Black History Month in February, New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS) has assembled a wealth of information in a single portal on its data rich website, offering important resources to the researcher of African American ancestry.

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African Americans and the ACA: Much accomplished, more to do

The passage of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) promised to improve the delivery of healthcare services in America— especially for historically disadvantaged communities that suffer high rates of chronic illness.

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Competition to award $440,000 in prizes for best use of technology

Comcast Business’ National Program for startups and entrepreneurs returns for the third year

Comcast Business announced that for the third consecutive year, the company will seek out the nation’s most innovative startup companies and entrepreneurs to participate in its Innovations 4 Entrepreneurs competition.

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The economics of water

I can hear the backroom discussion now: “We can save money if we stop taking our drinking water from Lake Huron and start using water from the Flint River instead.”

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Is Ravens long snapper Morgan Cox the odd man out?

The Baltimore Ravens have benefited from having a familiar trio on special teams over the last few seasons. Justin Tucker has been the kicker since 2012; Sam Koch has been the Ravens punter since 2006; and rounding out the group is long snapper Morgan Cox.

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Black doll exhibit scheduled in Randallstown

Growing up in the Cherry Hill section of Baltimore in the mid-20th century, Deborah Johnson remembers when the local hardware store was transformed during the holidays into a Christmas wonderland.

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Paul Henderson: Photographing Morgan (1947-1955) exhibit at Morgan State

Opening reception will be held on Thursday, February 11, 2016 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

The Maryland Historical Society (MdHS) proudly announces the opening of its popular traveling exhibition of the work of photojournalist Paul Henderson on February 2, 2016 at Morgan University's James E. Lewis Museum of Art.

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Baltimore native brings ‘Happiness’ stage play home

Ava, Shauna, Stephanie and Gia are best friends who help each other through the highs and lows of life.

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House of Mandela Wines expands despite obstacles

Dr. Makaziwe Maki Mandela and her daughter Tukwini Mandela have found another way in which to carry on the legendary legacy of their family’s name.

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American Masters tells story of legendary bluesman B.B. King During Black History Month

Features interviews with Bono, Eric Clapton, Aaron Neville, John Mayer, Bonnie Raitt, Carlos Santana, Ringo Starr, and more

B.B. King, born Riley B. King, was one of the most influential and celebrated blues musicians of all time. From his roots as a sharecropper’s son, working in the cotton fields of Mississippi, he rose to become a living legend the most renowned blues singer, songwriter, musician, and record producer of the past 40 years — earning the moniker ‘King of the Blues.’

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Ask Carla: Should I tell potential employers I'm pregnant?

I’m pregnant! My husband and I are overjoyed but, I was planning on changing jobs in the very near future.

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Black Lives Matter activist will run for mayor in Baltimore

DeRay Mckesson is a leader of the Black Lives Matter movement

Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson filed to run for mayor of Baltimore on Wednesday night, joining a crowded Democratic primary race hours ahead of the registration deadline.

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How he became 'The Eyes of Baltimore'

Devin Allen was an amateur photographer when protests began in Baltimore following the death of Freddie Gray

Demonstrators marched through the streets of Baltimore, as they had for the past week. Devin Allen, then an amateur photographer, was among them.

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Obama to rebut GOP Muslim rhetoric in Baltimore mosque visit

On Wednesday, the President will visit the Islamic Society of Baltimore

Seeking to rebut what he views as perilous election-year bombast about Muslims, President Barack Obama heads Wednesday to a mosque in Baltimore, his first visit to such a site in the United States.

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Russell Simmons brings water and attention to plight of Flint residents

When business mogul and founder of the RushCard, Russell Simmons, arrived in Flint early Monday morning to deliver cases of bottled water door-to-door, he did so with a minimal amount of fanfare.

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What are the risks of drinking during pregnancy?

One in 10 women reported drinking alcohol during pregnancy in a recent study

More than three million women in the U.S. are exposing their babies to alcohol during development -- because they don't know they're pregnant.

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Human trafficking survivor: 'We need jobs, not pity'

Evelyn Chumbow was a victim of labor trafficking from ages nine through 18

There are times when I feel like screaming, on behalf of all human trafficking survivors, "We need jobs, not pity!"

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Palin: I never blamed Obama for PTSD

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin insisted Monday that she "never blamed" President Barack Obama for her son's recent arrest on domestic violence charges.

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MSU volunteers bring clean energy to Morgan Community Mile homes in need

In an effort to assist local Baltimore residents in need of energy efficiency upgrades, volunteers from Morgan State University teamed up with representatives from GRID Alternatives, the U.S. Department of Energy, the City of Baltimore, Bowie State University, Coppin State University, Belair-Edison Neighborhoods, and other community organizations to bring clean energy to select homes.


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