FEDERAL APPEALS COURT FAULTS BALTIMORE POLICE FOR GAG ORDERS, CALLS PRACTICE UNCONSTITUTIONAL ‘HUSH MONEY'

With a rebuke to Baltimore officials for doling out “hush money,” a federal appeals court ruled Thursday that gag orders common in...

AFTER ELECTION REVIEW, DIAMONTÉ BROWN POISED TO BE CONFIRMED AS NEW PRESIDENT OF THE BALTIMORE TEACHERS UNION

After an investigation of a contested Baltimore Teachers Union election this spring, the American Federation of Teachers appears ready...

 
 
 

‘SUFFOCATING' VIOLENCE: DESPITE NATIONAL TREND, KILLINGS INCREASE IN BALTIMORE THROUGH FIRST HALF OF 2019

Deadly gun violence shot up in Baltimore through the first half of 2019, extending a years-long surge in shootings that has persisted...

FOOD MARKETPLACE PLANNED FOR BALTIMORE'S WHITEHALL MILL

Owners of Baltimore's Whitehall Mill plan to bring a new food marketplace to the former factory on Clipper Mill Road, complete with...

 
 
 

BALTIMORE, ANNAPOLIS SET RECORDS FOR SUNNY-DAY FLOODING IN 2018 - AND IT COULD EVENTUALLY OCCUR EVERY OTHER DAY

On days with otherwise pleasant weather, Baltimore and Annapolis flooded a dozen times each in 2018, setting records in both cities...

FEDERAL COURT THROWS OUT MARYLAND LAWSUIT OVER TRUMP HOTEL PROFITS

President Donald Trump's lawyers persuaded a federal appeals court to throw out a lawsuit claiming he is profiting from foreign-government...

 
 
 

BALTIMORE POLICE SEARCHING FOR SUSPECT IN SEXUAL ASSAULT OF 79-YEAR-OLD WOMAN IN CANTON

Baltimore police are searching for a man who physically and sexually assaulted a 79-year-old woman after luring her into a house in...

BALTIMORE CREWS CONTINUE WORK TO FILL UNDERGROUND COLLAPSE DOWNTOWN

Baltimore crews continued work Tuesday evening to fill in an underground collapse downtown that occurred several hours after city officials...

 
 
 

SMOKY ROWHOUSE FIRE IN BROOKLYN PARK DISPLACES WOMAN AND CHILD

Two people were hospitalized early Friday after a basement fire filled a Brooklyn Park rowhouse with smoke. Anne Arundel County firefighters...

MARYLAND WOMAN SENTENCED TO 18 MONTHS IN PRISON FOR SCAMMING VICTIMS OF $1.2 MILLION

Federal prosecutors say a Maryland woman has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for wire fraud in a scheme to defraud at least five...

 
 
 

FEDS LINK LAST YEAR'S BASKETBALL COURT KILLING TO ALLEGED DRUG CREW IN SOUTHWEST BALTIMORE

Federal prosecutors on Monday provided a glimpse at the inner workings of an alleged Baltimore drug ring, detailing a feud that left...

VALERIE A. DONLEY, FORMER NURSERY SCHOOL TEACHER, DIES

Valerie A. Donley, a former nursery school teacher who later served as interim director of what is now the US Lacrosse Foundation,...

 
 
 

'THAT'S WHERE THE PROBLEM STARTS - HOME': PEOPLE MARCH IN WEST BALTIMORE FOR FAMILY RESTORATION

For Joe Jones, the founder of Center for Urban Families, the march held along Pennsylvania Avenue in West Baltimore was personal. As...

PLANE HEADING TO BALTIMORE FORCED TO LAND IN RALEIGH DUE TO POSSIBLE ENGINE TROUBLE

A Delta plane heading to Baltimore was forced to divert and land in Raleigh, North Carolina after possible engine trouble Monday, the...

 
 
 

SENATE PRESIDENT MILLER PICKS FORMER PRINCE GEORGE'S EXECUTIVE RUSHERN BAKER TO JOIN UMMS BOARD

Former Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker is joining the board of the troubled University of Maryland Medical System. State...

OFFICER, CHILD AMONG 5 INJURED IN MARYLAND POLICE CRASH

Five people, including a police officer and three children were injured in a car crash in Maryland. News outlets report the Prince...

 
 
 

DENVER NUGGETS ACQUIRE DEMATHA CATHOLIC ALUMNUS JERAMI GRANT FROM OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER

DeMatha Catholic alumnus Jerami Grant has been traded to the Denver Nuggets by the Oklahoma City Thunder in exchange for a 2020 first-round...

POLICE MAKE ARREST IN JULY 4 SHOOTING OF EDGEWOOD TEEN

Police have charged an 18-year-old Bloods gang member with first-degree murder in the shooting death of an Edgewood teen in the early...

 
 
 

BALTIMORE MAYOR NAMES HEAD OF GENERAL SERVICES AGENCY TO TAKE OVER TROUBLED CITY TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT

Democratic Mayor Bernard C. “Jack” Young on Monday nominated the head of Baltimore's general services agency to take over the city...

OFFICER, CHILD AMONG 5 INJURED IN MARYLAND POLICE CRASH

Five people, including a police officer and three children were injured in a car crash in Maryland. News outlets report the Prince...

 
 
 



Democratic Debate: Biden, Warren, Sanders expected to face scrutiny

Democratic Debate: Biden, Warren, Sanders expected to face scrutiny

The debate marks the first time the Democratic candidates will meet since the House moved forward with an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. Read more ...

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

President Donald Trump announced Monday that he will issue an executive order imposing “powerful” sanctions against Turkey for its incursion into northeast Syria. “The United... Read more ...

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned

The officer who fatally shot Atatiana Koquice Jefferson in her home Saturday morning has resigned, Fort Worth interim police Chief Ed Kraus said Monday. The officer may face... Read more ...

Fake video of President Trump shooting critics, media shown at meeting of...

Fake video of President Trump shooting critics, media shown at meeting of Trump supporters

The "unauthorized video" was shown last week "in a side room" at an American Priority conference at Trump's Doral Miami resort, the event's organizer, Alex Phillips, said. Read more ...

Texas cop resigns & may face charges after shooting and killing a woman...

Texas cop resigns & may face charges after shooting and killing a woman playing video games with child in her own home

A Texas police officer who shot and killed a black woman through a window of her own home while she was playing video games with her nephew has resigned and may face criminal... Read more ...

Mom jailed for putting son through needless surgeries that left him in...

Mom jailed for putting son through needless surgeries that left him in wheelchair

A Texas mom who needlessly put her healthy son through hundreds of doctors' visits - including 13 major surgeries that left him wheelchair-bound and with a feeding tube - has... Read more ...

Columbus statue vandalized with red paint and words 'stop celebrating genocide'

Columbus statue vandalized with red paint and words 'stop celebrating genocide'

The Rhode Island statue, which had a sign placed next to it, was spattered with red paint. Read more ...

Former police officer who fatally shot woman in her own home was booked for...

Former police officer who fatally shot woman in her own home was booked for murder

A former Texas police officer who shot and killed a woman in her own home over the weekend was booked at the Tarrant County Jail and charged with murder on Monday evening local... Read more ...

Boston Bruins' David Pastrnak has field day, nets four vs. Anaheim

Boston Bruins' David Pastrnak has field day, nets four vs. Anaheim

Pastrnak tied the Bruins' single-game goal record, scoring all four in their win against the Anaheim Ducks on Monday. Read more ...

Blaney beats Newman in photo finish at Talladega

Blaney beats Newman in photo finish at Talladega

Blaney's first win of the season advanced him to the round of eight Read more ...