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Officials address crime at University of Maryland-Baltimore

wbaltv.com — Public safety officials held a town hall meeting Tuesday at the University of Maryland-Baltimore after a recent rash of crimes on and near the downtown campus. Despite a dip in the rates of violent crime, property crime and street robberies downtown and on the west side, public safety officials know none of that matters if students, faculty and staff don't feel safe.

Homegrown Baltimore Marathon winner looks for repeat

wbaltv.com — The man to beat at the 2014 Baltimore Marathon is Baltimore's own Dave Berdan. The 33-year-old educator broke the tape in 2013, breaking quite a few records in the process. Berdan's win last year marked the end of a decade of dominance by elite runners from Africa and he's going for a repeat in 2014.

What makes Buck Showalter tick?

wbaltv.com — Baltimore Orioles Manager Buck Showalter is not a man to waste words or emotion. So what makes him tick? What is he really like at home? What was he like as a "young Buck?" Angela Showalter has some answers.

Baltimore Marathon course to run through zoo

wbaltv.com — This year's Baltimore Marathon course will once again go through The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore, making Baltimore the only marathon course in the U.S. that includes a zoo. Race organizers told 11 News on Thursday that runners will hit the zoo around mile four and pass by the new multimillion-dollar penguin exhibit.

Synchronized swimmers to perform Star-Spangled show

wbaltv.com — If you haven't quite found your favorite way to celebrate the national anthem's 200th birthday, an underwater extravaganza called the Star-Spangled Swimmer might be for you, and it's just as glitzy, campy and patriotic as it sounds. The swimming extravaganza makes up the latest entry in the calendar of events for the Star-Spangled Summer.

Baltimore grapples with massive heroin problem

wbaltv.com — Baltimore City is grappling with a massive heroin problem, which is so severe new statistics show Baltimore has the highest rate of heroin addiction in the country. Mobile users tap here for video Maryland's senior Sen. Barbara Mikulski is determined to fight what she calls a crisis.

Groups seek to save historic trees from demolition

wbaltv.com — Some trees slated to make way for renovation work at Dumbarton Middle School in Rodgers Forge date back to the 1700s and some groups seek to save them. The school is about to undergo a major renovation and the plans include cutting down several very large and very old trees, which is not sitting well with some members of the community.

State halts construction on Fairfield Renewable Energy Plant

wbaltv.com — Maryland state regulators have ordered construction to stop for now on the Fairfield Renewable Energy Project. The state calls it a power plant, the builder calls it a resource recovery facility, and opponents call it an incinerator that will only compound pollution in a part of Baltimore City that's already one of the most polluted areas in the nation.

TSA shows lost-and-found items at BWI-Marshall

wbaltv.com — Airport security officials gave a behind-the-scenes look at the lost and found on Monday, saying people lose things so often, they don't even know it's lost. Mobile users tap here to watch video Transportation Security Administration officials hope to reunite people with their lost items, showing some of the things they're keeping in the lost-and-found office at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.

Original 'Star-Spangled Banner' manuscript to pair with flag

mynews3.com — WASHINGTON - From the start, it was clear that Tuesday was no usual day at the office for the Smithsonian National Museum of American History. It was moving day for Key's original "Star-Spangled Banner" manuscript, and its roommate for the summer is the original "Star-Spangled Banner" flag.
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Oct 23, 2014

RT @wbaltv11: UPDATE - 3 confirmed dead - Plane, helicopter collide in Frederick area on.wbaltv.com/1D2UayD

Oct 22, 2014

Could this be why I love Fall? Born & raised in #1 pumpkin place in New England. cour.at/1vMNTqx @TheseBoysofMine @HeyAmara

Oct 21, 2014

Diagnosis today-stress fracture forced Dave Berdan out of Balt marathon. @PhilLiggett would say "a suitcase of courage" got him thru 13miles

Oct 21, 2014

Never seen b4 in a race! RT @baltrunfest: Software AG has 1 last free surprise: personalized finish line video. fb.me/1m3NczyWh

Oct 19, 2014

And you thought you had a chafing problem. Smog = Face Masks for Beijing Marathoners" ... tmi.me/1eOhze pic.twitter.com/xgB9mycxhq

Oct 19, 2014

@CaseyADavis and sadly, very few spectators there to appreciate it, because that pack deserves some cow bells and cheers.

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