SLAIN BALTIMORE COUNTY POLICE OFFICER IDENTIFIED AS FOUR-YEAR VETERAN OF DEPARTMENT

The Baltimore County police officer who was killed on duty Monday was a four-year veteran of the department. In Fallston, a man who...

BALTIMORE COUNTY COUNCIL TO FIELD PUBLIC COMMENT TUESDAY ON KAMENETZ REPLACEMENT

The Baltimore County Council is scheduled to hear public comment Tuesday on its selection of someone to replace the late Kevin Kamenetz...

 
 
 

STUDENTS AT SCHOOLS NEAR PERRY HALL MAY BE THERE FOR HOURS AFTER KILLING OF BALTIMORE COUNTY OFFICER

Just over 1,900 students in Perry Hall area schools are stuck in their schools, unable to leave as Baltimore County police continue...

10 BALTIMORE COUNTY POLICE OFFICERS HAVE DIED IN LINE OF DUTY IN DEPARTMENT'S HISTORY

A Baltimore County police officer died Monday after responding to an incident, marking the 10th officer killed in the department's...

 
 
 

MARYLAND LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS WHO HAVE BEEN KILLED SINCE 2010

The following are law enforcement deaths in Maryland since 2010, as obtained from The Sun's archives and police departments: May 21,...

'WINTER HAT' ROBBER OF BALTIMORE-AREA BANKS CONVICTED BY FEDERAL JURY

A bank robbery suspect dubbed the "winter hat robber" has been convicted by a federal jury in Baltimore. Fifty-four-year-old Harrison...

 
 
 

ARCHDIOCESE OF BALTIMORE RELIEVES HIGHLANDTOWN PRIEST ACCUSED OF ABUSE IN THE 1970S

The Archdiocese of Baltimore said Monday it has relieved a priest of his duties at Our Lady of Pompei in Highlandtown following accusations...

FORMER BALTIMORE MAYOR STEPHANIE RAWLINGS-BLAKE FILES FOR DIVORCE

Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, the previous mayor of Baltimore, filed for a divorce from her husband Kent Blake, according to court documents....

 
 
 

EAGLE GIVES BABY SNAKE A BREAK: MARYLAND POLICE OFFICER RETURNS REPTILE FOUND IN HOME TO THE WILD

A Laurel police officer named Eagle returned a little snake to the outdoors after it found refuge from the rain in someone's house.

MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND WEATHER: SUN AND SEASONABLE WARMTH IN OCEAN CITY, BUT THEN SOME RAIN CHANCES

After enduring late spring chills and seemingly never-ending rain , it appears that Marylanders headed to start the summer beach season...

 
 
 

MARYLAND REPUBLICAN PARTY RELEASES VIDEO MOCKING DEMOCRATIC FIELD FOR GOVERNOR AHEAD OF FIRST TELEVISED DEBATE

Hours before the Democratic candidates for governor were set to square off in their first televised debate , the Maryland Republican...

FORMER BALTIMORE POLICE COMMISSIONER DE SOUSA'S FIRST COURT APPEARANCE ON FEDERAL TAX CHARGES SET FOR TODAY

Baltimore's former police commissioner Darryl De Sousa will appear in federal court for the first time today to hear the federal criminal...

 
 
 

MADALENO, STAUNCH LIBERAL AND POLICY WONK, HOPES TO BUILD ON MONTGOMERY COUNTY BASE AS HE RUNS FOR GOVERNOR

Maryland Sen. Richard S. Madaleno is many things in addition to being a budget expert: Stalwart liberal. Political insider. Fierce...

POLICE RESPONSE TO TEXAS SCHOOL SHOOTING REMAINS UNCLEAR

Santa Fe High School had conducted active shooter drills, armed police officers patrolled the hallways and students went through a...

 
 
 

GIULIANI SAYS MUELLER INVESTIGATION COULD END BY SEPT. 1

President Donald Trump said Sunday that he will "demand" that the Justice Department open an investigation into whether the FBI infiltrated...

FASTER-MOVING HAWAII LAVA GUSHES INTO SEA, SPEWS NEW DANGER FROM KILAUEA VOLCANO

A volcano that is oozing, spewing and exploding on Hawaii's Big Island has gotten more hazardous in recent days, with rivers of molten...

 
 
 

DOJ SEEKS INQUIRY AFTER TRUMP DEMANDS PROBE INTO WHETHER FBI SURVEILLED HIS CAMPAIGN FOR 'POLITICAL PURPOSES'

Under pressure from President Donald Trump, the Justice Department on Sunday asked its inspector general to assess whether political...

ANNAPOLIS POLICE TO FACE WRONGFUL DETAINMENT, RACIAL SLUR TRIAL MONDAY

Three officers accused of using a racial slur while using excessive force to wrongfully detain a Hyattsville man are set to face those...

 
 
 

COCKEYSVILLE EQUINE ARENA, DEDICATED TO KEVIN KAMENETZ, WILL TREAT VETS WITH PTSD

When Gail Watts, a 30-year military veteran, returned from her second deployment, something felt off. Watts, Baltimore County's director...

AT UM COMMENCEMENT, AL GORE URGES GRADUATES 'TO RECLAIM THE INTEGRITY OF AMERICAN DEMOCRACY'

Speaking to 2018 graduates at the University of Maryland on Sunday, it wasn't until 19 minutes into a 22-minute speech that former...

 
 
 



Two officers - one a groom on his wedding day - killed in 'violent' Maserati...

Two officers - one a groom on his wedding day - killed in 'violent' Maserati crash

"His life was just getting started." Two off-duty officers died in the crash of a rented 2018 Maserati after celebrating at a wedding reception, according to police. Read more ...

Ariana Grande sends love to fans, remembering UK concert attack

Ariana Grande sends love to fans, remembering UK concert attack

Ariana Grande has shared a message with her fans on the anniversary of the bombing at Manchester Arena, which killed 22 people. Read more ...

Incoming NRA chief blames school shootings on 'culture of violence' and Ritalin

Incoming NRA chief blames school shootings on 'culture of violence' and Ritalin

The National Rifle Association's incoming president has linked school shootings and other violence to using medications such as Ritalin. Read more ...

Trump the deal maker facing challenges ahead of North Korea summit

Trump the deal maker facing challenges ahead of North Korea summit

Weeks before his planned North Korea summit, President Donald Trump is staring down a deal maker's worst nightmare: over-promising and under-delivering. Read more ...

Police make arrest in death of Baltimore County police officer

Police make arrest in death of Baltimore County police officer

A 16-year-old has been arrested in connection with the death of a Baltimore County police officer who was killed Monday afternoon in the Perry Hall, police said. Three others... Read more ...

Residents alerted about power outage also warned to look out for zombies

Residents alerted about power outage also warned to look out for zombies

LAKE WORTH, Fla. - Residents of a Florida city who received alerts about a power outage were also warned to look out for zombies. That's right - zombies. The Palm Beach Post... Read more ...

School shooting unlikely to bring gun restrictions in Texas

School shooting unlikely to bring gun restrictions in Texas

Guns are so hard-wired into Texas culture that last week's shooting at Santa Fe High School is considered unlikely to result in any significant restrictions on access to weapons. Read more ...

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's royal wedding was far more modern than Kate...

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's royal wedding was far more modern than Kate Middleton and Prince William's - and these photos prove it

Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle prove that no two members of the royal family have to be alike. They both are the epitome of elegance and class, yet always bring an extra... Read more ...

A bizarre plaque of US soccer legend Brandi Chastain is being mocked on...

A bizarre plaque of US soccer legend Brandi Chastain is being mocked on social media

Brandi Chastain, who scored the winning penalty kick for the U.S. Women's National Team at the 1999 World Cup, was inducted into the San Francisco Bay Area Sports Hall of... Read more ...

‘Extreme zombie activity' alert issued in Florida

‘Extreme zombie activity' alert issued in Florida

Florida residents received a very worrying warning on Sunday when they were told in an official alert the area had “extreme zombie activity.” Read more ...