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Sorting through the effects of Tuesday's rainout on the starting rotation

baltimoresun.com — Orioles right-hander Miguel Gonzalez, who was scheduled to pitch in Tuesday's rainout, will get the start in today's afternoon series finale against the Tampa Bay Rays. Chris Tillman was supposed to start today's game and he's pitched extremely well on regular rest, posting a 3.20 ERA since the beginning of the 2013 season on four days off.
O's Insider blog: Sorting through the effects of Tuesday's rainout on the starting rotation: Orioles ... bsun.md/1eye3r5 #Orioles

Coed, "gender-neutral" housing on the rise at Maryland's college campuses

baltimoresun.com — Nita Strickland and Sidney Garland, best friends since the sixth grade, have shared a lot - their hopes and daily frustrations, an interest in some of the same music and TV shows. Now in college, even though they are of opposite sexes, the students share a tiny dorm room on Towson University's campus.
RT @gay_matters: Gender-neutral housing is gaining at MD schools, in part bc of concerns raised by trans students (via @cwellssun): http://…
Gender-neutral housing, where college students of the opposite sex live together, grows in popularity, acceptance. bsun.md/1hKZ1yQ

Heather R. Mizeur offers support for physician-assisted suicide

baltimoresun.com — Del. Heather R. Mizeur promised to push for a physician-assisted suicide law in Maryland if elected governor. Mizeur, a Democrat from Montgomery County, outlined her call for legalization of doctor-assisted suicide along with ideas that involve passing laws to help seniors as they retire, age, get sick and approach death.
Oh, Heather Mizeur - she's the one who would legalize physician-assisted suicide -- great issue to run on (not) baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/…
Seriously? This is a campaign issue? Mizeur would legalize physician-assisted suicide baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/…

Elijah Cummings under increasing fire from Fox News and other conservative media on IRS role

baltimoresun.com — Committee chairman Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) (R) cuts ranking member Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) off during a hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on Capitol Hill University March 5, 2014 in Washington, DC.
Fox News in full-tilt boogie takedown mode on Elijah Cummings over IRS memo exchange. bsun.md/1qZEkyA

Shake Shack to open a location in Baltimore's Inner Harbor

baltimoresun.com — The popular Shake Shack burger chain said Tuesday it will open a Baltimore restaurant early next year. The Baltimore outpost will be located at 400 E. Pratt Street, the former Examiner newspaper building that is now home to the digital marketing firm R2integrated.

Orioles-Rays game postponed Tuesday and other notes

baltimoresun.com — The game between the Orioles and Tampa Bay Rays tonight has been postponed because of rain. An announcement regarding the makeup date will be announced as soon as possible. Fans are encouraged to keep their tickets and parking until more information is made available, the Orioles said in a news release.
O's Insider blog: Orioles-Rays game postponed Tuesday and other notes: With heavy rain coming down fo... tinyurl.com/kgqlugr #Orioles
O's Insider blog: Orioles-Rays game postponed Tuesday and other notes: The Orioles' game against the ... bsun.md/1iVTNvk #Orioles
@baltimoresun: The Orioles vs. #Rays game tonight has been postponed due to rain. Makeup date TBD. bsun.md/1hIVZLt@MarvintheTorch

McClain struggles in Ravens' workout

baltimoresun.com — Retired middle linebacker Rolando McClain had a shaky workout in front of Ravens' officials today, leaving his future with the team in doubt. McClain was unable to pass the team's conditioning test and showed considerable rust during drills, according to team sources.

Despite rain and wind in forecast, Orioles-Rays game still scheduled for 7:05 p.m.

baltimoresun.com — The game tonight between the Orioles and the Tampa Bay Rays at Camden Yards is still scheduled for 7:05 p.m. despite a bleak forecast. As of 3:10 p.m., it's still raining at the ballpark, and the grounds crew just pulled the tarp off the infield to drain it.
OK: Despite rain, wind in forecast, Orioles-Rays game still scheduled for 7:05 p.m. baltimoresun.com/sports/orioles… @EddieInTheYard @MarvintheTorch
O's Insider blog: Despite rain and wind in forecast, Orioles-Rays game still scheduled for 7:05 p.m.:... bsun.md/1ev1EEi #Orioles

A happy race weekend, marred by horror at Boston Marathon

articles.baltimoresun.com — Emotions ran high in the moments before and after bombings BOSTON - - At 2:42 p.m. on Monday - just minutes before the first bomb exploded along the marathon course - Carol Downing's son-in-law and daughters were positioned perfectly to watch her run past the blue-and-yellow finish line painted across Boylston Street.
RT @RectorSun: Here's our ticker of last year's Boston Marathon through the eyes of Marylanders there (w/ @yvonnewenger @cwellssun): http:/…
RT @RectorSun: Here's our ticker of last year's Boston Marathon through the eyes of Marylanders there (w/ @yvonnewenger @cwellssun): http:/…

How I got the shot: Capturing the Lunar Eclipse

darkroom.baltimoresun.com — Texas-based photographer Mike Mezuel spent 7 hours in a field outside of Dallas, Texas to take unconventional shot of the lunar eclipse Tuesday night. Here's a look at how he did it. Mike - "I had been planning this shot for about two weeks before Tuesday morning's lunar eclipse.
RT @BaltSunPhoto: How I got the shot: Capturing the lunar eclipse over Texas. bsun.md/1ew6Nfd (@lifethroughmike) http://t.co/7zBcFm0…

Gansler proposes eliminating state prosecutor

baltimoresun.com — As part of his plan to spend less money and make government more efficient, Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler on Tuesday proposed eliminating the agency that investigates corruption among public officials. Gansler, a Democratic candidate for governor, called the Office of the State Prosecutor "a holdover from the Watergate era" that overlaps with other law enforcement offices.
RT @cwellssun: Gansler proposes eliminating the prosecutor's office that oversees political corruption cases. bsun.md/1l1fYHj
Gansler proposes eliminating the prosecutor's office that oversees political corruption cases. bsun.md/1l1fYHj
RT @justin_fenton: Gansler proposes eliminating office that investigated Sheila Dixon, John Leopold and other public officials http://t.co…
Gansler proposes eliminating office that investigated Sheila Dixon, John Leopold and other public officials baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/…
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Sources: Ravens, Patriots, Falcons, Colts, Browns, Jets have displayed the most interest in Michael Sam

baltimoresun.com — As Missouri defensive end Michael Sam continues his preparations for the NFL draft, several teams have maintained contact with the Southeastern Conference Defensive Player of the Year. The Ravens are among the teams that have displayed the most interest in Sam since the NFL scouting combine along with the Atlanta Falcons, New England Patriots, Indianapolis Colts, Cleveland Browns and New York Jets, according to league sources.
RT @RavensInsider: Sources: Ravens, Patriots, Falcons, Colts, Browns, Jets have displayed the most interest in Michael Sam http://t.co/Izhl…
RT @RavensInsider: Sources: Ravens, Patriots, Falcons, Colts, Browns, Jets have displayed the most interest in Michael Sam since combine ht…

Man found dead of gunshot wound in Hopkins Hospital bathroom

baltimoresun.com — A man entered Johns Hopkins Hospital with a gun Tuesday morning and is believed to have fatally shot himself inside an emergency room bathroom, an incident that came days after the renowned medical center held a national symposium on safety inside hospitals.
Man found dead of apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound in Hopkins ER bathroom bsun.md/1qYHZgh
In trying to reach his associates, I found his wife: "He went on a business trip" baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/…
Man who shot himself in Hopkins Hospital bathroom was a 69-yr-old businessman from Va Beach baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/…
RT @justin_fenton: A man walked into Johns Hopkins Hospital with a gun and fatally shot himself in emergency room bathroom http://t.co/zjq2…
RT @justin_fenton: A man walked into Johns Hopkins Hospital with a gun and fatally shot himself in emergency room bathroom http://t.co/zjq2…
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Baltimore's 10 most expensive homes for sale [Pictures]

baltimoresun.com — Natalie Sherman writes about commercial and residential real estate. Before joining The Baltimore Sun, she covered education, economic development and city politics for The Standard-Times in New Bedford, Massachusetts, and worked as an editorial assistant at the Boston Herald. Natalie grew up in Baltimore City.
Mortgage rates cannot fall enough for mere mortals to afford the 10 most expensive homes for sale in Baltimore. bsun.md/1qEY1O6

Batts says 'culture change' needed to improve police interactions with LGBT community

baltimoresun.com — Monica Yorkman has been harassed by police more times than she can count, she says -- and it's always been about her identity. As a black transgender woman, cops in Baltimore constantly and unfairly peg her as a prostitute, she said.
RT @baltimoresun: Batts says "culture change" needed to improve interactions with LGBT community. bsun.md/1hFvju9 via @gay_matters
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