Stories tagged: maryland
Sun., Feb. 23, 2020
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UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 12, 2020
A shooting at a Baltimore apartment complex Wednesday ended with the death of a former state corrections official who had been under investigation and the wounding of two fugitive task …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 29, 2020
A judge denied bond Wednesday for a Maryland police officer who has been charged with murder after being accused of fatally shooting a handcuffed man in his patrol car.
Wed., Dec. 11, 2019
A commercial real estate developer is handing out a total of $10 million in bonuses to its 198 employees.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 21, 2019
Baltimore’s disgraced ex-mayor has pleaded guilty to federal conspiracy and tax evasion charges involving lucrative sales of her self-published children’s books; apologizes in a statement from her attorney to “all …
Wed., Nov. 20, 2019
The disgraced former mayor of Baltimore was charged Wednesday with fraud and tax evasion involving sales of her self-published children’s books to non-profits and foundations that did business with the …
Wed., Nov. 6, 2019
Mangoes spilling from an overturned tractor trailer caused a not-so-sweet morning commute on the Beltway in Maryland.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 28, 2019
A Maryland man pleaded guilty Monday in the slayings of five employees at an Annapolis newspaper, and a jury is expected to hear testimony next month about whether he was …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 24, 2019
The late Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings will be remembered by congressional leaders and colleagues as he lies in state at the Capitol.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 17, 2019
Maryland Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, a sharecropper’s son who rose to become a civil rights champion and the chairman of one of the U.S. House committees leading an impeachment inquiry …
Mon., Oct. 7, 2019
More than 400 pit bulls were euthanized last year in the country’s second-largest jurisdiction to ban the breed, and more than 250 have been euthanized there so far this year, …
UPDATED: Wed., July 10, 2019
A federal appeals court threw out a lawsuit accusing President Donald Trump of illegally profiting off the presidency through his luxury Washington hotel, handing Trump a significant legal victory on …
Mon., June 24, 2019
New evidence paints a “disturbing picture” that racial discrimination may be the motive behind the Trump administration’s push to ask everyone in the country about citizenship status, a federal judge …
UPDATED: Thu., June 20, 2019
A 40-foot-tall, World War I memorial cross can continue to stand on public land in Maryland, the Supreme Court ruled Thursday in an important decision about the use of religious …
Thu., May 16, 2019
Five state attorneys general announced lawsuits Thursday seeking to hold the drug industry responsible for an opioid addiction crisis that has become the biggest cause of accidental deaths across the …
Thu., May 2, 2019
Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh has resigned amid an intensifying scandal and multiple investigations into the lucrative sales of her self-published children’s books.
UPDATED: Wed., May 1, 2019
Viewers of Baltimore newscasts are getting used to seeing images of embattled Mayor Catherine Pugh’s lawyer pulling up to her three-story house and vanishing inside. He later insists that her …
Thu., April 25, 2019
Federal agents raided the homes and offices of Baltimore’s embattled mayor on Thursday amid widening probes to determine whether she used sales of her children’s books to disguise government kickbacks.
Mon., Jan. 21, 2019
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Tue., Nov. 27, 2018
U.S. Rep. C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger is at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., where reports of an active shooter sent the facility into a lockdown on Tuesday …
Tue., Nov. 13, 2018
Maryland is challenging the appointment of Matthew Whitaker as the new U.S. acting attorney general, arguing that President Donald Trump sidestepped the Constitution and the Justice Department’s own succession plan …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018
Police in Montgomery County have charged five teenagers with second-degree rape counts amid allegations of hazing involving junior varsity football players at Damascus High School, officials said Friday.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 21, 2018
Workers say they endured horrifying moments of wild gunfire and terror as a woman working a temporary job at a drugstore warehouse in Maryland fired on colleagues with a handgun, …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 20, 2018
An employee at a Rite Aid warehouse opened fire at work Thursday, killing three people before taking her own life, authorities said. Several other people were wounded.
Fri., Aug. 24, 2018
In a state known for its delicacy of crabs, the huge billboards got a crabby reaction.
UPDATED: Sat., July 28, 2018
The five Capital Gazette employees killed in an attack in their newsroom last month were “friends of the people,” and “not one of them deserved to be seen as an …
Tue., July 3, 2018
Staff from the Maryland newspaper where five employees were shot to death plan to walk in the Fourth of July parade in Annapolis.
Tue., July 3, 2018
A man charged with slaying five people at a Maryland newspaper sent three letters on the day of the attack, police said, including one that said he was on his …
Sat., June 30, 2018
The historic state capital of Annapolis is draped in grief from a shooting attack on the local newspaper, which killed journalists who chronicled soccer games, art exhibits and the fabric …
UPDATED: Fri., June 29, 2018
The gunman accused of killing five people in a vendetta against a Maryland newspaper barricaded the rear exit to prevent anyone from escaping and methodically blasted his way through the …