Anne Arundel County
Maryland's largest casino will be open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Maryland's incursion into the world of legalized gambling is likely to bring the state millions of dollars in tax revenues, but industry experts predict the decision to allow table games will continue a decades-long tradition of states cannibalizing one another's markets for personal gain.
Casino proponents in Maryland rejoiced when November's referendum passed, saying it would keep gambling money in state. And though bus tours to Atlantic City have seen a decline since Maryland Live! and other casinos opened, some gamblers say it doesn't matter how many casinos Maryland builds or how many table games it adds -- trips to Atlantic City are less about the bets and more about the escape.
A legislative panel is urging Maryland lawmakers to adopt sweeping reforms to the state's campaign finance laws.
Construction is set to begin this week on a $72 million garden-style apartment complex on the grounds of Fort George E. Meade.
Anne Arundel County police say a store employee fatally shot someone trying to break into his shop in Glen Burnie.
Anne Arundel County public schools reported mass absences Friday following rumors of a school shooting and in the wake of the Newtown massacre.
The Anne Arundel County schools superintendent has proposed a $1 billion budget, the largest in the system's history.
A 15-year-old high school freshman has died after he was struck by a car in Laurel.
Annapolis Mayor Josh Cohen says the sky was vibrating almost between blue and green and bright white after a high voltage transmission line left 70,000 BGE customers in the dark Thursday night.
A power outage in Anne Arundel County, including the Annapolis Mall, caused confusion Thursday night and left more than 10,000 people in the dark.
Anne Arundel County police are working to dispel rumors of threats of possible school violence that are spreading on social media.
At least four area school systems have posted notices about security on their homepages in an effort to squash rumors swirling on social media.
Court records show the civil rights director for Maryland Attorney General Douglas Gansler has been charged with violating his probation in a 2010 drunken driving case.
A 15-year-old boy was struck and killed Thursday morning in Laurel.
A Severn man has been indicted on a charge of theft of government property after metal cabinets were stolen from a warehouse that stored property owned by the Social Security Administration.
The Maryland Board of Public Works unanimously approved Wednesday a deal that would allow BWI/Marshall Airport to waive fees, a move designed to encourage new routes to and from the airport.
A Severna Park woman has been fined $2,000 for causing unnecessary pain and suffering to cats.
Maryland casinos will be allowed to open 24 hours a day under new rules approved by state regulators.
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