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Museum show tells story of father-son collection

This Oct. 22, 2014 shows curator Jo Briggs looking at a wall of paintings at the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore that’s part of a new installation called “From Rye to Raphael.” The show, opening Sunday, tells the story of William Walters and his son Henry, who amassed a collection of everything from antiquities to fine art. The Walters’ fortune came from rye whiskey, railroads and banking. (AP Photo/Beth J. Harpaz)

BALTIMORE (AP) — William Walters made a fortune in rye whiskey, railroads and banking in the 19th century, and along the way he also developed a passion for collecting art and antiquities. His son Henry was an avid collector, too, and built a memorial to his father in Baltimore to display their treasures.

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Davis scores 14 in Pelicans’ win over Wizards

Washington Wizards' Kevin Seraphin, right, is squeezed between New Orleans Pelicans' Alexis Ajinca, back, and Austin Rivers in the second half of an NBA basketball game  Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in Baltimore.(AP Photo/Gail Burton)

BALTIMORE (AP) — Anthony Davis scored 14 points and Ryan Anderson had 11 as the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Washington Wizards 88-84 on Monday night in the next-to-last preseason game for both teams.

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First-place Ravens impress on both sides of ball

Baltimore Ravens outside linebacker Terrell Suggs celebrates after sacking Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan in the end zone for a safety in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — One week after the Baltimore Ravens’ offense put up 38 points in the first half at Tampa Bay, the defense took a shutout deep into the fourth quarter against Atlanta.

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Ravens make G Osemele inactive vs Falcons

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens have placed guard Kelechi Osemele on their inactive list for Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Falcons.

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