Demonstrators protest outside the Baltimore City Circuit Courthouse East on Wednesday. A judge rejected a motion to dismiss charges against six police officers who were allegedly involved in the death of Freddie Gray, who died after suffering injuries in police custody. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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The Two-Way - News Blog

Baltimore Judge Lets Charges Against Officers Stand In Freddie Gray Case

The judge rejected a motion to dismiss charges against six police officers who were allegedly involved in Gray's arrest and death. The 25-year-old died after suffering injuries in police custody.

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Law

How A Suit Against Uber Could Redefine The Sharing Economy

A federal judge has allowed some drivers to proceed with a class-action suit against the ride-hailing service. The case could affect other companies in the sharing economy such as Airbnb and Lyft.

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Shots - Health News

As More Adults Pedal, Their Biking Injuries And Deaths Spike, Too

Hospital admissions caused by bike injuries have more than doubled across the country in the past 15 years. One doctor thinks the "Lance Armstrong effect" could be a reason for the jump.

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Sweetness And Light

Why Is There An Extra Point In Football, And Do We Need It?

This year, the extra-point line of scrimmage has been moved back to the 15-yard line. Will that make any demonstrable difference in lowering the conversion rate?

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The Salt

Huge Fish Farm Planned Near San Diego Aims To Fix Seafood Imbalance

The aquaculture project would be the same size as New York's Central Park and produce 11 million pounds of yellowtail and sea bass each year. But some people see it as an aquatic "factory farm."

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