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Kate Amara

Baltimore, MD
Washington Correspondent

WBAL TV Anchor/Reporter, Links & RTs aren't endorsements. Opinions are my own

More pest complaints surface at Baltimore's courts

wbaltv.com — It appears complaints about possible pests have spread from the Mitchell Courthouse across the street to Courthouse East. A court clerk told 11 News Wednesday that she found a bedbug in Room 540 in Courthouse East.

Candidates hope debate will help win over undecided voters

wbaltv.com — Two nominees for president who appear to be such polar opposites will walk out onto the debate stage Monday night with the same task. "It's like watching a train wreck," WBAL NewsRadio 1090 AM "C4 Show" host Clarence Mitchell IV said. From talk radio to the dinner table, the first Hillary Clinton-Donald Trump showdown is generating unprecedented interest.

Cardin's opioid meeting seeks to head off overdose deaths

wbaltv.com — Maryland's opioid epidemic brought U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin to Cecil County Friday morning to meet with doctors, law enforcement officials and substance-abuse specialists. The visit was part of an effort to figure out a way to stop the number of overdose deaths from climbing.

Lunch with a Purpose group helps Ellicott City flood victims

wbaltv.com — Most of us eat lunch with one purpose: to eat lunch, but in Howard County a remarkable group of women is adding one very important item to that to-do list. Devastating pictures of Ellicott City are still fresh in the minds of many, and though the floodwaters have receded, weeks later, the need has not.

Goucher Poll tracks races for president, Senate

wbaltv.com — The latest Goucher Poll showed Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has a strong lead in Maryland. PDF: Read the Fall Goucher Poll The timing of the poll, especially in terms of the presidential contest, is important. The survey was conducted from Sept. 17-20, before the unrest in Charlotte, North Carolina, began.

Civil case in 2014 frat party rape expands

wbaltv.com — A civil case in a 2014 rape at a Johns Hopkins University fraternity house party has doubled in size. Almost a year after two men unaffiliated with the university were convicted and sentenced to prison, the two of the original defendants filed civil complaints of their own, both denying liability while also saying, "If I am held responsible, these other people should be, too."

Polls show Democrat Chris Van Hollen with edge over Republican Kathy Szeliga

wbaltv.com — According to a recent poll of Maryland voters, if the election to replace retiring U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski was held Thursday, Democrat Chris Van Hollen would pull off a decisive victory over Republican opponent Kathy Szeliga. It was a day of dueling endorsements in the race for Maryland's open U.S.

Police continue to look for leads in triple shootings

wbaltv.com — Nearly two dozen people were shot in the city between Friday and Monday. Four of them died and on Wednesday Baltimore's top cop made another very public plea for help. The suspect was caught on camera first casing the scene in the 900 block of McAleer Court Saturday night.

Harford County surpasses number of heroin overdose deaths recorded last year

wbaltv.com — Opioid addiction is a public health crisis in Maryland that keeps escalating, and Harford County is getting hit especially hard. Nine months into 2016, Harford County has already surpassed the number of heroin overdose deaths from the year before. The most recent death was that of a 17-year-old girl who died Wednesday morning.

BPD partners with Guardian Angels, comedian to tackle serious issues

wbaltv.com — The U.S. Department of Justice investigation of and report on the Baltimore Police Department is no laughing matter, so it might be surprising that an actor and comedian is helping the city to work on some very serious solutions.
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Sep 30, 2016

RT @WillRabbe: Google Searches for Voter Registration Have Surged in Hispanic Areas After Trump Attacks Macado:  http://nyti.ms/2cEwiQh  via @UpshotNYT

Sep 29, 2016

RT @TonyPannWBAL: Getting reports of downed trees in some areas this morning. Wind gusts over 20 MPH and heavy rain not a good combination…

Sep 26, 2016

RT @pewresearch: No matter who wins the 2016 election, few voters say they'll be excited by the outcome  http://pewrsr.ch/2d8M6HR https://t.co/CQnIeJRrzO

Sep 26, 2016

As he debates Lester about Iraq RT @JamesPindell: Trump now talking about his interviews with Hannity and Howard Stern #debates

Sep 26, 2016

RT @jocelynkiley: Treatment of racial/ethnic minorities a key election issue for 79% of Clinton vs. 42% of Trump supporters… https://t.co/iMZCtjraPh

Sep 26, 2016

RT @mikeallen: OVERHEARD: "Did he just factcheck the MODERATOR?"

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