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FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AP) - Longtime CBS radio reporter Bob Fuss has died. He was 64.

A close friend, Peter Maer, sent a note to Fuss' colleagues saying the network's Capitol Hill correspondent died Sunday from a rare form of leukemia.

Fuss covered every presidential election from 1980 to 2012 for CBS Radio, but also was a fixture on the entertainment beat, covering 15 straight Academy Awards ceremonies.

Fuss graduated from Stanford University at age 19 and got his big break covering the Patty Hearst kidnapping as a radio freelancer.

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OCEAN CITY, Md. (AP) - Police in Maryland are continuing to investigate a fatal motorcycle crash.

Officers were sent to the area of 77th Street and Coastal Highway Saturday afternoon for a report of a serious collision between a motorcycle and a sport utility vehicle.

First responders confirmed that the motorcyclist was deceased shortly after their arrival. Police identified him as 43-year-old Armondo Bond of Staten Island, New York. The driver of the SUV was not injured.

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The Department of Homeland Security has authorized another 15-thousand H-2B visas which have become important for the seasonal work on Delmarva.

During a stop in Worcester County on Monday Representative Andy Harris (R-MD) said that he felt the Department should not have waited this long to approve them.

The Eastern Shore Republican told WBOC that he had been working with the administration for weeks to get the okay as well as creating rules and regulations in place for the new visas.

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BALTIMORE (AP) - A Baltimore nonprofit is trying to raise $152,000 to help restore a U.S. Coast Guard ship.

The Baltimore Sun reports that Historic Ships in Baltimore is working on raising funds for repairs to the Coast Guard Cutter Taney. The ship needs to be dry-docked for periodic maintenance.

The Taney was built in the 1930s and stationed in Hawaii during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. The ship is often called the "last survivor of Pearl Harbor."

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia lawmakers are expected to finalize work on a state budget that a top Republican state senator says is likely to include Medicaid expansion.

The state Senate is set to meet Tuesday at the Capitol.

Senate Majority Leader Tommy Norment said last week that the Senate will pass a budget when it meets. And he said it's likely that it will include expanding Medicaid eligibility to 400,000 low-income adults.

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A gathering of homeless in Ocean City may move the resort to look at an ordinance that would prohibit sleeping in public places.

The issue began with complaints from residents and business owners about six homeless people who get together in the Caroline Street Stage area every day.

The resorts communications manager Jessica Waters told WBOC that there have been reports that they were bothering people ranging from bad language and drinking to general loitering and harassment of passersby.  

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If you want to do a little kayaking there’s a new launch pad at the Port of Salisbury Marina.

It provides a place for launching them before making your way down the Wicomico River.

WBOC reports that the launch does not currently provide rentals.

But city officials hope to have a new boathouse by next summer that will provide them through a paddle board company as well as a place to store equipment.

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has vetoed a measure relating to the composition of the state school board.

The bill vetoed Thursday would have increased the size of the Maryland State Board of Education from 12 to 15 to members by adding two certified teachers and one parent of a public school student.

The governor opposes the bill because it would have required him to appoint two teachers recommended by teachers unions.

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Gov. Larry Hogan doesn't have any primary opposition, but that's not keeping him from buying television ads leading up to the June 26 primary.

Doug Mayer, the governor's deputy campaign manager, said Thursday the Hogan campaign is spending $1.3 million on ads, which will air in the Baltimore and Washington-area media markets.

Mayer says they will begin airing next week and run up to the primary.

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GLENELG, Md. (AP) - Four 18-year-olds face hate-crime charges over spray-painted slurs at their high school, some of it aimed at their African-American principal.

Howard County police tell news outlets that school officials found racist, anti-Semitic and anti-LGBTQ slurs spray-painted at Glenelg High School on Thursday morning. A school official says much of the graffiti targeted principal David Burton.

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