North Dakota discloses oil train shipment details

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Dozens of mile-long trains loaded with crude are leaving western North Dakota each week, with most shipments going through the state’s most populous county while en route to refineries across the country. The U.S. Department of Transportation...

Ohio Drug Company Agrees To Pay $124M Settlement

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Cincinnati firm has agreed to pay $124 million to settle two whistleblower lawsuits that alleged the company engaged in a kickback scheme with skilled-nursing facilities nationally. The company, Omnicare Inc., is the nation’s largest provider of drugs and...

Felon Gets Six-year Prison Sentence For Guns

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A felon has been sentenced in Connecticut to six years in prison for possessing guns. The U.S. Attorney’s office says 33-year-old Ernie Negroni, also known as “King Omega,” was sentenced Wednesday in Bridgeport. Negroni, a former...
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Dallas gets Chandler back in 6-player deal with NY

In this March 21, 2014, photo, New York Knicks’ Tyson Chandler gestures during an NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers in Philadelphia. The Dallas Mavericks and the Knicks have agreed to a trade that would bring center Chandler back to the Mavericks three...
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Giants’ Lincecum pitches 2nd no-hitter vs Padres

San Francisco Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum, center, is embraced by teammates, from left, Pablo Sandoval, catcher Hector Sanchez, and Buster Posey after throwing a no-hitter against the San Diego Padres a baseball game Wednesday, June 25, 2014, in San Francisco. Lincecum threw his...
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UN help sought to restore Detroit water service

This photo taken May 30, 2014, shows protesters with Moratorium Now! along with about 30 people rallying outside the Detroit Water Department on Randolph street against water shut-offs. The group chanted “Water is a human right”. (AP Photo/Detroit Free Press, Jessica...
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Dallas gets Chandler back in 6-player deal with NY

In this March 21, 2014, photo, New York Knicks’ Tyson Chandler gestures during an NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers in Philadelphia. The Dallas Mavericks and the Knicks have agreed to a trade that would bring center Chandler back to the Mavericks three...
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Editorial: Anthony Brown and Larry Hogan will be tested by Maryland’s real problems

By Editorial Board June 25 at 7:47 PM JUDGING BY the anemic turnout in Maryland’s gubernatorial primaries on Tuesday — scarcely more than a fifth of each party’s eligible voters went to the polls — the candidates failed to inspire much excitement. In a state dominated...

Editorial: House tries to snuff out marijuana decriminalization for the District

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Editorial: Supreme Court sets out privacy boundaries for cellphones

By Editorial Board June 25 at 7:40 PM A UNANIMOUS Supreme Court declared Wednesday that, in the face of new technology that has reshaped daily life, it will not “mechanically” apply old legal doctrines that offer Americans too little protection in novel digital circumstances. The...