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New police substation opens at Arundel Mills Mall

wbaltv.com — People can expect to see more cops on bike patrol inside Arundel Mills Mall and in the neighborhoods nearby. Anne Arundel County police cut the ribbon on a brand new, beefed-up security hub Thursday.

Martin O'Malley mum on Clinton email controversy

wbaltv.com — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley, who's considering a run for the Democratic presidential nomination, made some national headlines Wednesday with what he didn't say. "I'm seriously considering running in 2016," O'Malley said. "So yes, I intend to talk about this whenever I can."

Rep. Chris Van Hollen picks up more endorsements

wbaltv.com — U.S. Rep. Chris Van Hollen picked up more endorsements and potential competition for his bid to replace retiring Sen. Barbara Mikulski at the end of her term in 2016. "We've come a long way in this country, but we've fallen short of achieving an even more perfect union," Van Hollen said Monday morning at an event in Montgomery County.

List of candidates to replace Sen. Barbara Mikulski grows

wbaltv.com — Whoever succeeds Sen. Barbara Mikulski will have some big shoes to fill. Watch Kate Amara's report The 78-year-old five-term Democratic U.S. senator from Maryland announced Monday she will retire at the end of her term in 2016.

Baltimore's Ben Carson kicks off CPAC in Oxon Hill

wbaltv.com — Baltimore's Dr. Ben Carson kicked off the Conservative Political Action Conference in Oxon Hill Thursday. Mobile users tap here for video At CPAC last year, Carson made a splash by announcing he'd be retiring from medicine. Since then, his candor has kept him at the forefront of conservative voices in this country, which gather every year for this conference.

4 abandoned dogs found on Anne Arundel County road

wbaltv.com — Someone abandoned four little dogs on the side of the road in Anne Arundel County. The four dogs are doing well and being cared for by Anne Arundel County Animal Control. They also have names: Morgan and Cassandra are the two females and Little Stevie and Little Nate are the two puppies.

911 dispatcher told girl to 'stop whining'

wbaltv.com — An Anne Arundel County 911 dispatcher who told a traumatized teenage girl to "stop whining" during a call has been disciplined. The girl was trying to get help for her father, who died, and his fiancee after they were both run down by a hit-and-run driver Sunday night while changing a flat tire on the side of the Baltimore-Washington Parkway.

More than 1,000 Amazon jobs open in Baltimore

wbaltv.com — Amazon needs more than 1,000 workers for its new fulfillment center in Baltimore. City officials said they want to ensure city residents get recruited and get the jobs. More information: Amazon fulfillment jobs Amazon's new, 1-million-square-foot fulfillment center in southeast Baltimore at the site of the old GM plant on Broening Highway is slated to open in the spring.

Catonsville retirees donate handmade toys for Christmas

wbaltv.com — It seems Santa has an auxiliary workshop in Catonsville, where he has recruited elves from the Charlestown Retirement Community. "I probably started when I was kid, nailing 2-by-4s together," woodworker Jimmy Mullis said. In their Charlestown woodshop, Mullis and his team have spent 800 hours this year making 100 wooden toys by hand.

Restoration work shores up Washington Monument

wbaltv.com — Restoration work on the Washington Monument in Baltimore's Mount Vernon Square was nerve-wracking and painstaking, but well worth the wait. The Washington Monument is the spot to which Baltimore turns every holiday season for a spectacular light display, but it is also a place of national significance.
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May 17, 2015

Sleep deprivation. RT @HilaryPhelps: Whoa. A kale smoothie + a quinoa bowl -- what happened?? @kateamaraWBAL @wbaljfro

May 16, 2015

Noted! RT @WBALDash: Preakness pick. Pharoah seems doomed with the 1 & might tire thanks to Z and Dortmund. Firing Line collects in the end.

May 15, 2015

RT @BaltSunSports: Barbaro was the last #Preakness entry from Roy & Gretchen Jackson. They'll return Saturday with Divining Rod. http://t.c…

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