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Baltimoreans Recount the Moon Landing on Its 50th Anniversary

For those around to see it, the Apollo 11 mission was an especially momentous occasion.
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Baltimoreans Recount the Moon Landing on Its 50th Anniversary

For those around to see it, the Apollo 11 mission was an especially momentous occasion.
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Baltimore-Invented TV Camera Sent Moon Walk Images Around the World
Westinghouse engineer Stanley Lebar built the Apollo 11 lunar television camera.
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Baltimore-Invented TV Camera Sent Moon Walk Images Around the World

Westinghouse engineer Stanley Lebar built the Apollo 11 lunar television camera.
 Leana Wen with community members at the Druid Family Planning Clinic community health fair in September. Photography by Mike Morgan
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Leana Wen Ousted as President of Planned Parenthood
Former Baltimore City Health Commissioner, on job less than a year, was second physician to lead organization in 103-year history.
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Leana Wen Ousted as President of Planned Parenthood

Former Baltimore City Health Commissioner, on job less than a year, was second physician to lead organization in 103-year history.

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A Month Before Woodstock, Led Zeppelin and The Guess Who Rocked the Laurel Pop Festival

Fifty years ago, music’s biggest names shared a stage in Laurel.

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Demolition of Baltimore City Detention Center Sparks Intense Debate

Demolition contract would see historic site razed and rehabilitation center installed in its place.

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Eyes of the Law

In new book, former undercover cop Jim Cabezas details his career fighting corruption and blindness.


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Gerrymandering Decision Leaves Maryland Political Leaders Disappointed

After the Supreme Court ruling, calls for reform have increased on both sides of the aisle.

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Kamala Harris Campaign Staffers Adjust to Life in Baltimore

As Senator Kamala Harris’ campaign for president settles in, her staffers discover their new city.

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John Delaney Qualified for Presidential Debate. But Who is He?

Montgomery County businessman and former Maryland representative launched long-shot bid two years ago.

News & Community

Back on Track

The Baltimore Streetcar Museum rebuilds from an ironic accident.

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Pressing On

A year after the mass shooting, the Capital Gazette staff and family members have not moved on. They’ve kept on.

News & Community

Faces of Pride

On the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising, we celebrate our city’s LGBTQ community.

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City Officials Assess the Damage from Ransomware Attack

As the government cyber attack presses on, local leaders are implementing workarounds.

On The Town

Drink Rum and Learn Something New with Johns Hopkins’ Homewood Museum

Explore the history of Maryland rum at the annual Evening of Traditional Beverages.

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Local Health Leaders React to Restrictive Abortion Laws

With a woman’s right to choose protected in Maryland, women’s rights advocates and citizens are reaffirming their support.

Sports

The Bid & The Kid

In 1979, a 19-year-old kid from Dundalk rode Spectacular Bid to Preakness glory.

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City Officials Express Concern Over Elon Musk’s Baltimore to D.C. Transit Plan

Before exploring intra-city transportation options, local leaders hope to address issues at home.

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Gender-Neutral Bathroom Bill Unanimously Passes City Hearing

Supported by transgender activists and Mayor’s LGBTQ Commission, legislation could be signed during next month’s Pride Weekend.

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Veep Cast and Crew Reflect on Show’s Baltimore Legacy

The HBO series, which airs its finale Sunday, filmed in Baltimore for four years.

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Kaye Whitehead Hopes Mary Bubala Incident is a Teachable Moment

After appearing on a controversial WJZ newscast, the historian talks about what we can learn.

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Fall of Bethlehem Steel Chronicled in New Photo Exhibition

Photojournalist’s 15-year study of the decline of American steel opens at the Baltimore Museum of Industry.

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Could New City Council President Brandon Scott Be Baltimore’s Next Mayor?

Former Rawlings-Blake staffer just bulked up his resume for 2020 bid.

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Eyes of the Law: In new book, former undercover cop Jim Cabezas details his career fighting corruption and blindness.