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Ben Carson leaves Fox News, mulls run

Dr. Ben Carson's path to the White House begins by walking away from Fox News.

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Indie Soul Entrepreneur of the Week: Tara Pettiford

On Sunday November 2, 2014, Tara Pettiford hosted her third annual Natural is Beautiful hair care show at the Sheraton Hotel in Towson.

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Create Flubber and Slime: It’s Science Night at AACC

Come see ordinary objects transform before your very eyes. It may look like magic, but it’s really science. Anne Arundel Community College science faculty members are staging Science Night 2014 to show young and old how much fun science can be.

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Indie Soul Student of the Week: Kinkx Kids Radio

This week’s student of the week is not a student, but an internet-based radio station designed to be a safe place to inspire young people.

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Pirates’ life at historic St. Mary’s City

On Saturday, November 8, 2014, children ages 9-12 are invited to cruise on down to Historic St. Mary’s City (HSMC), step onboard a tall ship and learn the truth about a pirate’s life. We’ll sort out history and Hollywood.

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Harford County saxophone superstar celebrates 25 years in music industry

Kim Waters to perform Nov. 29 in Belcamp

Fresh from the release of his 20th studio album, Silver Soul, saxophone superstar Kim Waters invites you to celebrate 25 successful years in the music industry with him at the Water's Edge Event Center in Belcamp, Maryland on Saturday, November 29, 2014 at 7:30p.m.

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Healthy meals focus of diabetes month

More and more Baltimore area residents are increasingly feeling the effects of diabetes as thousands suffer from the disease, and a significant number of others have the life-threatening illness but don’t know it.

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Watching the elections from abroad

On Election Night, I usually stay awake as long as my eyelids are willing to cooperate. However, this year was different. Instead of alternating between watching CNN and tracking results on the Internet, I was in the Holy Land, nearly 6,000 miles from my office in Washington, D.C.

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Did Democrats take the black vote for granted, again?

The recent election results demonstrated that the “black vote” is essential to the Democratic Party if they are going to win elections. It seems as though, all across the country, Democrats running for elections simply assumed that the black vote was there for them. They calculated that if they were able to bring out this trusted base, all would go well and they would be guaranteed a win.

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Baltimore Ravens Hold 11th Annual Coat Giveaway

The Baltimore Ravens and the Lady Ravens Association teamed up for the 11th annual Ravens Coat Giveaway at the Helping Up Mission homeless shelter on Monday, November 3, 2014.

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RAMBLING ROSE: Rambling Rose is back!

Hello everyone, it is good to be here with you again.

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New UMB program aims at diverse cancer work force

A new program at the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is aimed at changing the way that Baltimore’s children think about their futures, according to Congressman Elijah E. Cummings, D-7th.

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Baltimore veteran reflects on World War II

The telephone rings as often as the doorbell at Clarence Hunt’s Baltimore home, particularly on Veterans Day.

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Hogan upsets Brown to capture governor's mansion

On a night that many thought would see history with the election of Anthony Brown as Maryland's first African-American governor, Larry Hogan pulled of a historic upset, which punctuated a bloodletting of Democrats around the country at the hands of the GOP.

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Preschoolers join PNC to raise vocabulary awareness, set new Guinesss World Records® Mark

More than 4,000 children take part in world’s largest vocabulary lesson

Holding tiger masks and seated on colorful reading rugs, pre-kindergarten students from John Ruhrah Elementary Middle School learned several words and listened to their teachers read as they helped set a new Guinness World Records® title for the largest vocabulary lesson.

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Nonprofits receive Environmental Stewardship Grants from BGE

Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE) announced that it is providing more than $300,000 in grants to more than 40 local nonprofit organizations committed to environmental preservation, protection and enhancement.

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DPSCS employees help fight Ebola with donation of medical supplies

Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services (DPSCS) employees from all over the state have donated medical supplies that will soon be shipped to Liberia to help families of their coworkers from that country who are surrounded by the deadly Ebola virus.

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Beyoncé no. 1 on Forbes top-earning list

Taylor Swift came in second on Forbes' list

Taylor Swift may be breaking records in the music industry, but Beyoncé is breaking the bank.

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The sobering message for Obama

Almost everything that can be said about Tuesday night's elections has been said, so with some trepidation, a few afterthoughts:

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Scott first black senator elected in South since Reconstruction

South Carolina's Tim Scott on Tuesday became the first African-American senator to win election in the South since Reconstruction.

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