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Maryland House OKs bill to enable undocumented immigrants to buy health insurance on state exchange

Feb. 23, 2024 15:58 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The Maryland House approved a measure on Friday to enable people to buy health insurance through the state’s health care exchange regardless of their immigration status, with the approval of a federal waiver. The House voted 101-34 for the bill, which now...

North Carolina Central hosts Hupstead and Maryland-Eastern Shore

Feb. 23, 2024 03:56 AM EST

Maryland-Eastern Shore Hawks (8-15, 3-6 MEAC) at North Carolina Central Eagles (13-11, 5-4 MEAC) Durham, North Carolina; Saturday, 4 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Maryland-Eastern Shore takes on the North Carolina Central Eagles after Troy Hupstead scored 22 points in...

Jacy Sheldon scores 20 points to lead No. 2 Ohio State past Penn State 82-69

Feb. 22, 2024 20:51 PM EST

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Jacy Sheldon scored 20 points, Cotie McMahon and Celeste Taylor added 16 apiece and No. 2 Ohio State beat Penn State 82-69 on Thursday night. It was the 14th straight win for the Buckeyes (23-3, 14-1 Big Ten), who never trailed, sank 11 3s and led by as...

DiamondRock Hospitality: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 22, 2024 16:58 PM EST

BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — DiamondRock Hospitality Co. (DRH) on Thursday reported a key measure of profitability in its fourth quarter. The results met Wall Street expectations. The real estate investment trust, based in Bethesda, Maryland, said it had funds from...

Maryland lawmakers look to extend property tax assessment deadlines after mailing glitch

Feb. 22, 2024 15:35 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland lawmakers are looking at a legislative solution to address a missed mailing deadline for property tax assessments, a mistake that affected about 107,000 notices and could cost local governments roughly $250 million over three years if nothing is done, a state...

Benigni scores 27 and Navy wins 69-62 against Loyola Maryland

Feb. 21, 2024 21:51 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Austin Benigni scored 27 points as Navy beat Loyola Maryland 69-62 on Wednesday night. Benigni also added five rebounds for the Midshipmen (9-17, 5-10 Patriot League). Donovan Draper scored 14 points and added 12 rebounds. Aidan Kehoe shot 5 of 6 from the field and...

Pebblebrook Hotel: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 21, 2024 17:23 PM EST

BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (PEB) on Wednesday reported a key measure of profitability in its fourth quarter. The results topped Wall Street expectations. The real estate investment trust, based in Bethesda, Maryland, said it had funds from...

Maryland bill backed by Gov. Wes Moore seeks to protect election officials from threats

Feb. 21, 2024 16:44 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland lawmakers are considering legislation to enable authorities to prosecute people who threaten to harm election officials or their immediate family members, as threats are on the rise across the country. The Protecting Election Officials Act of 2024,...

United Therapeutics: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 21, 2024 06:21 AM EST

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — United Therapeutics Corp. (UTHR) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $217.1 million. On a per-share basis, the Silver Spring, Maryland-based company said it had profit of $4.36. The results surpassed...

Maryland Gov. Wes Moore testifies for bills aimed at making housing more affordable

Feb. 20, 2024 19:47 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Gov. Wes Moore testified Tuesday in support of measures aimed at making housing more affordable and protecting renters, some of the governor's top priorities this legislative session. Moore, a Democrat, told lawmakers that the state is facing “a...