Across the world people are celebrating the planet and earth friendly actions. And the National Aquarium has been celebrating earth day all weekend with lots of activities, and the celebration continues today
Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler announced Monday that Maryland, joined by seven other states, has reached an $8.5 million settlement with Ohio-based American Electric Power (AEP) on an issue of air quality.
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Nationwide, small farms, farmers markets and specialty food makers are popping up and thriving as more people seek locally produced foods. More than half of consumers now say it's more important to buy local than organic, according to market research firm Mintel, and Deputy Agriculture Secretary Kathleen Merrigan called the local food movement "the biggest retail food trend in my adult lifetime."
Travel Near and Far
Authorities say 18 people have been taken to the hospital following a crash between a hotel shuttle bus and a tractor-trailer near Atlanta's airport.
The travel numbers are slightly down compared to last year according to AAA, but the majority of families that are traveling this memorial day weekend are choosing to drive rather than fly. See what else you could be facing when traveling this Memorial Day.
Food & Entertaining
The Maryland Jockey Club is ready to race but they’re even more ready for their sustainable spread for this weekend’s 138th running of The Preakness Stakes.