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"The Baltimore City Detention Center is a disgrace, and its conditions are horrendous," Hogan said.
Gov Larry Hogan said Thursday that he will immediately shut down the decrepit Baltimore City Detention Center, moving inmates to nearby facilities and putting an end to a long standing "black eye" for the state.
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It is the second time this year that the city has recorded more than 40 homicides in a month, and only the fifth time in the past 45 years.
On a blighted block of Abington Avenue in West Baltimore, Derrick Smiley said he regularly sees young men there selling drugs — but rarely any police.
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At least 5 tips helped authorities identify the man accused of setting a CVS on fire during the April riot, newly released court documents reveal, and another tip led to his apprehension in South Baltimore.
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Documents depict a chaotic situation with rumors flying, communication breaking down and leadership questioned.
Emails and documents released Monday by Baltimore officials depict a chaotic situation within city government before, during and after rioting broke out on April 27, with rumors flying, communication breaking down and leadership being questioned.
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In the era of electronic records and high-speed Internet, city lawyers recently reverted to pen and paper to find how much taxpayers spent on lawsuits alleging police misconduct in 2010.
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So, basically, cops commit crimes against citizens and instead of getting punished, they pay their way out. .. not with their own money, of course, they use the citizen's tax money. 
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When it comes to Maryland agriculture, poultry is king.
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Emails and documents released Monday by Baltimore officials depict a chaotic situation within city government before, during and after rioting broke out on April 27, with rumors flying, communication breaking down and leadership being questioned. The files below were among the more than 7,000 documents...
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Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake acknowledged Tuesday that her administration was not fully prepared for the rioting in April, but said officials are learning from it and working to improve should more unrest flare up.
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No kidding.
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Rihanna, the R&B megastar, wanted to come to Baltimore in the week after rioting broke out to walk with protesters and perform a free concert, emails released Monday show.
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Great effort by Rihanna,she really stands out as a artist and women, the last artist that made that, effort was the late great (James Brown) They both showed strength for the people. Not curiosity for the media 
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Cpl. Ronnie McCain opened the floor for questions, and on cue, a wave of arms rose into the air.
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Smh...she looks scared to me...
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Harley-Davidsons idled throatily and men in small swimsuits danced enthusiastically in the moments before Baltimore's 40th anniversary Gay Pride parade began, the start of 15 hours of scheduled celebrations starting Saturday afternoon and stretching into Sunday morning.
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Having your own way, and I believe that everyone has the right to follow their own path, doesn't necessarily mean that your way or path is a good one. It only means that you get the chance to prove yourself.
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Attorneys for six Baltimore police officers charged in the arrest and death of Freddie Gray said in a court filing Thursday that prosecutors either failed to turn over evidence or lied about conducting a thorough investigation into Gray's death.
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Hold your ground Mrs Mosby -- you know what you're doing. 
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