TSA: Wait times down at BWI-Marshall checkpoints

It’s taking less time to process passengers at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport checkpoints, according to the Transportation Security Administration.

from http://www.wbaltv.com/news/wait-times-down-at-bwimarshall-checkpoints-tsa-says/41455854

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Maryland Lottery treats some lucky Ravens fans

Several lucky Ravens fans will watch every home game this season at M&T Bank Stadium thanks to the Maryland Lottery, as My Lottery Rewards Ravens-themed drawings give losing tickets new life.

from http://www.wbaltv.com/entertainment/maryland-lottery-treats-some-lucky-ravens-fans/41456138

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Ezra Gollogly | Kramon & Graham

Kramon & Graham litigation principal Ezra Gollogly has been elected president of the board of directors of Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Baltimore. He will serve a two-year term. As president, Gollogly will lead the board in its efforts to provide strategic direction and direct financial support to further the CASA mission. CASA of …

from http://thedailyrecord.com/2016/08/31/ezra-gollogly-kramon-graham/

Kratom to join heroin, LSD on Schedule I drug list

Beginning September 30, kratom will be considered a Schedule I drug, a substance that has “no currently accepted medical use and a high potential for abuse,” the Drug Enforcement Administration announced today.

from http://www.wbaltv.com/health/kratom-to-join-heroin-lsd-on-schedule-i-drug-list/41453550

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Darcy C. Carroll | Brown Advisory

WYPR has announced that Darcy C. Carroll, a portfolio manager for Brown Advisory, has recently been named chairman of the station’s board of directors. She previously served as secretary of the board. Information in Movers and Shakers is provided by the submitter. To submit a Movers and Shakers item, visit http://thedailyrecord.com/movers/.

from http://thedailyrecord.com/2016/08/31/darcy-c-carroll-brown-advisory/

Supreme Court won’t revive North Carolina voting restrictions

An evenly divided U.S. Supreme Court refused to reinstate North Carolina’s Republican-backed voting restrictions for the November election, leaving intact a lower court’s conclusion that lawmakers intentionally discriminated against racial minorities. The high court rejected the state’s bid to halt much of the federal appeals court ruling, dividing 4-4 on the central questions. The rebuff …

from http://thedailyrecord.com/2016/08/31/supreme-court-north-carolina-voting/

Bryant S. Green | Niles, Barton

Bryant S. Green has joined Niles, Barton & Wilmer, LLP as an associate attorney in the litigation department, concentrating his practice in general commercial litigation, appellate law, insurance coverage matters and insurance law in Maryland. He received a Juris Doctort from The University of Toledo College of Law and a Bachelor of Science in psychology …

from http://thedailyrecord.com/2016/08/31/bryant-s-green-niles-barton/

Kanye West: McDonald’s is ‘my favorite brand’

Kanye West has an endorsement deal for sneaker giant Adidas. He recently asked/begged/demanded that Apple buy Tidal, the streaming music site backed by fellow rapper Jay Z.

from http://www.wbaltv.com/money/kanye-west-mcdonalds-is-my-favorite-brand/41453706

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Plans for new P.G. hospital scaled back by nearly $100M

Plans for the new Prince George’s Regional Medical Center have been scaled back after the state regulator in charge of reviewing the project balked at the size and cost. The new hospital, which will replace the existing Prince George’s Hospital in Cheverly and will be run by the University of Maryland Medical System, was previously projected …

from http://thedailyrecord.com/2016/08/31/p-g-hospital-scaled-back/