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  • Man charged for urinating on Modell's grave

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore County authorities say they will charge a man with disorderly conduct in a cemetery for allegedly urinating on the gravesite of former Baltimore Ravens owner Art Modell. The man, who has so far been identified only as a Cleveland Browns fan, could face up to two...

  • Md. schools get $10.7M grant to study STDs

    BALTIMORE (AP) — The University of Maryland Schools of Dentistry and Medicine have received a $10.7 million grant over five years to study the causes, prevention and treatment of sexually-transmitted diseases. The schools announced the grant on Tuesday from the National Institute of Allergy...

  • Baltimore mayor announcing program on sewers lines

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is announcing a new program to repair the public portion of the city's sewer pipes that connect residences and businesses to public sewer lines. The mayor is scheduled to announce the initiative on Tuesday with the city's Department of...

  • Police arrest Glen Burnie man over 2 pounds of pot

    GLEN BURNIE, Md. (AP) — Anne Arundel County police have charged a Glen Burnie man after recovering more than 2 pounds of marijuana in a shed at his home. WBAL AM (http://bit.ly/1rWKwLw ) reports that police found the marijuana after a report came from the house on Sunday. Police say the 2.4...

  • Sign up for season's last boater safety class

    ST. MICHAELS, Md. (AP) — Here's a sign that summer is winding down: The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels is offering its last boater safety course of the season. The museum said Monday that space is limited and early registration is recommended. The two-night course will be...

  • Man indicted on charge of sex solicitation of girl

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A California man has been indicted on charges of sexual solicitation of a 15-year-old Edgewater girl. The Anne Arundel County State's Attorney's Office says 25-year-old Murray Lee Chesak of Ontario, California, was indicted Friday. He had been extradited to Maryland last...

  • Trooper's tactical vest, knife stolen from vehicle

    BEL AIR, Md. (AP) — Maryland State Police say a trooper's tactical vest and other equipment were stolen from an unmarked police vehicle at the trooper's home. Troopers say the items were stolen early Friday in Bel Air after the rear window of the vehicle was smashed. Police say a green...

  • Man gets 2 life terms in fatal stabbing of wife

    TOWSON, Md. (AP) — A Joppa man has been sentenced to two consecutive life terms for fatally stabbing his estranged wife and another man. Forty-six-year-old Bryant Walls was sentenced Monday in Baltimore County Circuit Court. He had been convicted of two counts of first-degree premeditated...

  • Man pleads guilty in slaying of friend's wife

    BALTIMORE (AP) — A California man has pleaded guilty to his role in the slaying of a friend's wife in Maryland. Thirty-year-old Dellando Campbell of Lemoore pleaded guilty to interstate domestic violence resulting in the death of a spouse Monday in federal court in Baltimore. According to...

  • Free window decals warn of hot car danger for kids

    HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — After numerous children have died in hot cars, an automobile industry trade group is offering free window decals to remind people that children should never be left alone in vehicles. The Washington-based Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers said Monday it's offering...

  • Grants for pre-K expansion announced

    PERRY HALL, Md. (AP) — The recipients of grants to expand pre-kindergarten in Maryland have been announced. Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown, Charlene Dukes, the president of the Maryland Board of Education and Dallas Dance, the Baltimore County superintendent of schools announced the $4.3 million in...

  • More active oversight planned for Deep Creek Lake

    MCHENRY, Md. (AP) — A draft management plan for the Deep Creek Lake watershed seeks better coordination among government agencies and private parties whose interests converge at the western Maryland vacation destination. The Department of Natural Resources and the Garrett County Commissioners...

  • Former Naval Academy superintendent dies at 77

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Arizona Sen. John McCain is praising former Naval Academy Superintendent Charles Larson, who died over the weekend, as a great man. McCain, who graduated in the same class as Larson at the academy in 1958, said in a statement Sunday that it has been a privilege and an...

  • MD--Mid-Atlantic Daybook

    Associated Press Mid-Atlantic Daybook for Monday, July 28. MID-ATLANTIC The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover. Please keep The Associated Press in mind when news develops. Contact the...

  • Frederick, Md., mayor touts city's gains

    FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Frederick Mayor Randy McClement is highlighting transportation and development in his annual State of the City address. McClement is making his speech Monday night with the city's downtown MARC station as a backdrop. The station is at one end of a bicycle route his...



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