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Residents react to Baltimore City budget, police funding during Taxpayers' Night

1 month ago   |   By WBALTV

Some Baltimore City residents made their opinions known on the proposed 2023 budget to the City Council during Thursday's Taxpayers' Night.
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Baltimore residents call for cuts to police funding at final Taxpayers' Night before budget vote

Baltimore residents call for cuts to police funding at final Taxpayers' Night before budget vote

1 month ago   |   By Baltimore Sun

Baltimore residents lobbied for a reduction in police spending and more investment in social services during the city's second annual Taxpayers' Night on Thursday, the last chance for the public to speak out about the city's proposed budget ahead of the Baltimore City Council's consideration of the plan next month.
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US overtakes Russia in gas exports to EU

US overtakes Russia in gas exports to EU

Volumes of liquefied natural gas from the US were higher than Russian piped gas in June For the first time, the EU has purchased more liquified natural gas from the US than... Read more ...

Poll: Abortion, women's rights grow as priorities

Poll: Abortion, women's rights grow as priorities

A new poll finds a growing percentage of Americans calling out abortion or women's rights as priorities for the government in the wake of the Supreme Court's decision to... Read more ...

Eurozone inflation accelerates

Eurozone inflation accelerates

Consumer prices in the 19-member currency bloc soared in June, statistics show EU statistics office Eurostat said on Friday that inflation in the euro area jumped 8.6% in June... Read more ...

Who is Isaiah Hartenstein's fiancée, model Kourtney Kellar?

Who is Isaiah Hartenstein's fiancée, model Kourtney Kellar?

Newest Knick Isaiah Hartenstein and his fiancée Kourtney Kellar are on cloud nine after getting engaged during the offseason. Read more ...

US basketball star ‘keeping the faith' as Russian drugs case adjourned

US basketball star ‘keeping the faith' as Russian drugs case adjourned

Brittney Griner's drug-smuggling trial will continue next week The drug-smuggling trial of US women's basketball icon Brittney Griner began in a Russian court on Friday before... Read more ...

Florida family of 4 missionaries accused of committing fraud, stealing over...

Florida family of 4 missionaries accused of committing fraud, stealing over $8 million

The investigation has continued on a family accused of committing fraud involving millions of dollars using the COVID-19 relief fund. Read more ...

VIDEO: Cruise ship hits piece of iceberg off Alaska

VIDEO: Cruise ship hits piece of iceberg off Alaska

The NOAA says an iceberg has to be greater than 16 feet above sea level and 98 to 164 feet thick - the smaller pieces of floating ice are considered "growlers" or "bergy bits." Read more ...

Man turns down $10K to give up airplane seat

Man turns down $10K to give up airplane seat

CASCADE TOWNSHIP, Mich. - Ten-thousand dollars to miss an airline flight? That's what some passengers flying with Delta Air Lines out of Michigan's Gerald R. Ford International... Read more ...

Western Nonprofits Are Trampling Over Africans' Rights and Land

Western Nonprofits Are Trampling Over Africans' Rights and Land

Indigenous people are being forced out from so-called protected areas. Read more ...

Julian Assange appeals to UK court against extradition to US

LONDON - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has appealed against the British's government decision last month to order his extradition to the U.S. The appeal was filed Friday at... Read more ...