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City council wants Baltimore mayor out over self-published book

The Baltimore City Council called Monday for Democratic Mayor Catherine Pugh to resign amid a scandal over a major purchase of children's books she authored by the University of Maryland Medical System and other groups.

Seattle considers study on exempting tampons from sales tax

Seattle City Council members have thrown initial support behind a proposal that would study the possibility of exempting tampons and other menstrual hygiene products from the city’s portion of the sales tax.