Maryland Lottery

Peppermint Payout Scratch-off Gives $30,000 Score to Salisbury Player

She wins first top prize on $3 holiday-themed ticket A player from Salisbury ran into a bit of good luck when she bought a $3 holiday scratch-off and scored the game’s first $30,000 top prize. The 66-year-old anonymous player, who…

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Baltimore County Retailer Sells $50,000 Winning Bonus Match 5 Ticket

Player bought ticket for Dec. 16 drawing A lucky Bonus Match 5 player is $50,000 richer after buying a top-prize winning ticket in the Thursday, Dec. 16 drawing. Check your tickets to see if you are our winner! BJ’s Wholesale…

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Poland: PKN Orlen receives EIB €180m loan to support its decarbonisation plans

The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Polish oil refining, energy and petrochemical company PKN Orlen signed today in Warsaw a €180 million loan agreement that will help finance the company’s new activities in bio-refinery and bio-chemical production, including in…

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Jordanian Ministers welcome EUR 70 million EIB support to improve use of scarce water in the Jordan valley

Access to the country’s limited water resources by communities in the Jordan Valley and major cities will be improved under new investment backed by the European Investment Bank (EIB) confirmed in Amman today.

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Statement from Attorney General Donovan on Judge’s Decision Rejecting the Purdue Bankruptcy Plan

“I am pleased with the Court’s ruling rejecting the Purdue bankruptcy plan which would have dismissed Vermont’s legal claims against the Sackler family. This ruling gives Vermont the ability to continue to pursue those that helped create the opioid crisis.”…

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Moldova: Team Europe – EIB invests in modern, safe and efficient railway transport

The European Investment Bank (EIB), the bank of the European Union, will provide €24 million (in addition to €50 million already committed in 2016) to the Republic of Moldova and the Moldovan national rail operator Calea Ferata din Moldova (CFM) for the…

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Georgia: Team Europe – EU and EIB invest in fast internet connection for rural Georgia

The European Investment Bank, the Bank of the European Union, will invest up to EUR 34 million in the expanding a high-speed internet network bringing fast and reliable internet services to some 500,000 Georgians living in 1000 rural and remote…

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Joint U.S.-EU statement following the U.S.-EU Justice and Home Affairs Ministerial

Attorney General Merrick B. Garland hosted the U.S.-EU Justice and Home Affairs Ministerial at the Department of Justice on Dec. 16, 2021. Joined by Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas, the Attorney General welcomed Commissioner for Justice and Consumer Affairs…

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Antitrust Division Seeks Additional Public Comments on Bank Merger Competitive Analysis

The Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division announced today that it is seeking additional public comments until Feb. 15, 2022, on whether and how the division should revise the 1995 Bank Merger Competitive Review Guidelines (Banking Guidelines). The division will use additional comments…

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MSHDA Board supports developers of affordable housing with QAP amendment

Move will help fill funding gaps caused by increased costs, supply chain issuesMove will help fill funding gaps caused by increased costs, supply chain issues

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Joint U.S.-EU statement following the U.S.-EU Justice and Home Affairs Ministerial Meeting

On 16 December 2021, the U.S.-EU Ministerial Meeting on Justice and Home Affairs took place in Washington D.C. The United States was represented by Attorney General Merrick B. Garland and by Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas. The European…

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Two Astronauts Receive Assignments for NASA’s SpaceX Crew-6 Mission

NASA has assigned two crew members to launch on the agency’s SpaceX Crew-6 mission – the sixth crew rotation flight aboard a Crew Dragon spacecraft to the International Space Station.

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AG Ferguson: CenturyLink responsible for widespread 911 outage

Testimony to UTC highlights CenturyLink’s history of outages, impacts on Washingtonians

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‘Fugitive of the Week’ Arrested by Task Force Partners at Strafford County Sheriff’s Office

January 03, 2018 – Last evening, “Fugitive of the Week,” Nicholas LaPanne was arrested by our task force partners from the Strafford County Sheriff’s Office. This arrest was possible after information was developed by officers from the Strafford Police Department,…

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