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Maryland Transportation Authority Police Tase Suicidal Woman After I-95 Pursuit

Maryland State Police were alerted to a woman threatening suicide traveling along Interstate 95. Around 1:30 p.m. Maryland State Police received a report of a 63-year-old New Jersey woman, who was reported as missing. While at the Chesapeake House, the … Continue reading

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Federal Grants Cut For Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs

Federal grants that support the Teen Pregnancy Program, established during the Obama administration, have been cut nationwide. Groups that receive the grants are concerned such a cut could have a negative impact on teen pregnancy, which declined steadily over the … Continue reading

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Baltimore Police Investigating Traffic Accident That Turned Out To Be A Fatal Shooting

Baltimore Police said a man who appeared to be in his 20s was found in a vehicle suffering from a fatal gunshot wound Saturday. Around 4:49 p.m., police arrived to the 1500 block of Holbrook Street to investigate a report … Continue reading

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Baltimore Police Report Armed Robbery At Johns Hopkins Apartment

According to Baltimore police, a man stabbed a Johns Hopkins graduate student after being invited into his apartment. The incident took place in the 300 block of East University parkway between Abell and Guilford avenues at 2 a.m. Thursday morning, … Continue reading

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Johns Hopkins Scientists Working On Technique Capable Of Accurately Determining Cell Age

Scientists at Johns Hopkins University and collaborators continue to make process on the development of a method capable of determining the functional age of cells more accurately. This method could one day aid physicians in evaluating and recommending new ways … Continue reading

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An Accidental Fall Believed To Be The Cause Of Johns Hopkins Student, Abigail Bastien’s Death

On Monday, Baltimore police said they believe the death of Johns Hopkins sophomore, Abigail Bastien, was the result of an accidental fall. Bastien’s body was discovered around 7:50 a.m. in the 3700 block of North Charles Street near the Homewood … Continue reading

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3-Story Vacant Building Collapses In West Baltimore

A vacant three-story building collapse prompts an investigation by Baltimore fire officials. The building in the 1300 block of West Baltimore Street plummeted to the ground around 10:30 p.m. Monday. The cause of the incident is unclear and no injuries … Continue reading

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Johns Hopkins Study Reveals Testing Ecstasy At Raves And Concerts May Decrease Risks For Some Users

Volunteers visited raves and music festivals throughout the United States in an effort to test pills in a drug culture environment. When some of the recreational drug users see the actual test results, which reveal the pills are fake or … Continue reading

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OTC Hearing Aids Are More Affordable And May Be As Affective For Mild-To Moderate Hearing Loss

A study led by an instructor of audiology in the Department of Otolaryngology at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Nicolas S. Reed, Au.D., reveals that over-the-counter hearing aids may help people with mild-to-moderate hearing loss. The findings reveal that over-the-counter … Continue reading

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Study: Researchers Discover A New Technique Capable Of Closing Thousands Of Gene Simultaneously

Researchers at Johns Hopkins partners with researchers at the University of Trento in Italy, Rutgers and Harvard Medical School to examine new ways to isolate more protein-coding DNA sequences. The proof-of-concept study rendered a new molecular technique that would allow … Continue reading

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