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NEWARK, Del. (AP) Two people have been arrested on charges of burglarizing the home of two University of Delaware students. Newark police say the suspects sold the stolen items on Craigslist. Officers arrested David May and Melanie Sturgis by arranging to buy one of the stolen items online.

BALTIMORE The Orioles will send Jeremy Guthrie to the mound in the finale of a four-game series against the Minnesota Twins, who need a victory to salvage a split. Baltimore hit two homers off Nick Blackburn and held on to beat the Twins 5-4 last night.

BALTIMORE (AP) A scheduled furlough day for the city of Baltimore has been moved to Tuesday to let city workers pay their respects to former four-term Mayor William Donald Schaefer. The former governor died Monday and his body will lie in repose at Baltimore's City Hall from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday.

EDGEWATER, Md. (AP) Former NBA player Oliver Miller has been arrested on charges that he pistol-whipped a man at a cookout near his Maryland home. The 41-year-old Miller has been charged with assault, reckless endangerment and other offenses.

PORT DEPOSIT, Md. (AP) State police are investigating the discovery of two bodies in the Susquehanna River near the Conowingo Dam in northeast Maryland. Police say the body of a woman was discovered Wyesterday morning north of the dam. After the body was pulled from the water, the body of a man was spotted south of the dam around 2 p.m.

BALTIMORE (AP) Maryland's secretary of the environment says he's joining counterparts in five other states who are seeking an overhaul of the federal Toxic Substances Control Act. The act gives the federal Environmental Protection Agency the authority to require reporting, record-keeping and other restrictions for tens of thousands of chemicals.

BALTIMORE (AP) State officials say a Maryland chemical plant has announced it's closing in two years, leaving 78 workers without their jobs in that time. The Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation says Millennium Inorganic Chemicals will begin job reductions in July. The reductions will last through the plant's planned closing in December 2013.

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) A Baltimore County police spokesman says a man serving a 25-year sentence in the death of his wife has now been charged with a 10-year-old rape. A police spokesman says 56-year-old Nankisoor Ramnath is charged with second-degree rape and related charges after his DNA was linked to the 2001 assault.

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