Md. sheriff facing charges asks police chief to return guns

PASADENA — The sheriff of Anne Arundel County who was arrested in a domestic dispute has asked the Anne Arundel County police chief to return the guns that were confiscated from him. The Capital Gazette reports that on April 13, Sheriff Ron Bateman asked Anne Arundel County Police Chief Timothy Altomare for his shotguns so …

from http://thedailyrecord.com/2016/04/28/maryland-sheriff-assault-charge-3/

Reagan National Airport to hold emergency drill with fire, smoke

WASHINGTON — A simulated aircraft accident at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport will test first responders over the weekend. The airport says in a statement that it will hold an emergency preparedness exercise Saturday. The airport says the simulated accident will give first responders a chance to put emergency plans into action and provide hands-on …

from http://thedailyrecord.com/2016/04/28/reagan-airport-drill/

North Carolina arena pays price for ‘bathroom bill’

The cancellation by Bruce Springsteen and other high-profile performers over North Carolina’s anti-LGBT law has cost a major venue nearly $200,000 in ticket sales and hundreds of lost shifts for its workers.

from http://www.wbaltv.com/money/north-carolina-coliseum-pays-price-for-bathroom-bill/39259020

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Md. trooper indicted in assault after I-95 vehicle chase

BELCAMP — Maryland State Police say a trooper has been charged with assaulting a driver after a vehicle chase on Interstate 95 in Harford County. The agency said in a news release that 25-year-old Matin Dunlap was indicted Tuesday on charges of assault and misconduct in office. Dunlap surrendered Wednesday at the Bel Air Barracks …

from http://thedailyrecord.com/2016/04/28/maryland-state-trooper-charged/

WashREIT lands buyer for 1.2 million-square-foot Maryland portfolio

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust has reached a deal to sell its suburban Maryland office portfolio for $240 million to invest more heavily in other sectors, including apartments.

The Washington, D.C.-based REIT disclosed plans Wednesday to sell the 1.2 million-square-foot portfolio to an affiliate of Brookfield Property Partners for $240 million, just over three months after announcing plans to shed the real estate for more urban, Metro-accessible sites in the D.C. region. Meanwhile, the…

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