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  • Teen hurt after falling off train in Harford Co.

    JOPPA, Md. (AP) — Police say an 18-year-old was hurt after falling off a train in Harford County. The Harford County Sheriff's Office says it received a call a little after 6 p.m. Sunday for an accident along the CSX tracks near Clayton Road in Joppa. The sheriff's office believes the teen...

  • MD--Mid-Atlantic Daybook

    BC-MD--Mid-Atlantic Daybook Mid-Atlantic Daybook Associated Press Mid-Atlantic Daybook for Monday, July 14. 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...

  • Md. Sen. to visit food manufacturing company

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Maryland Sen. Ben Cardin is scheduled to visit a Baltimore food manufacturer as part of his tour of businesses in the state. Cardin is scheduled to visit Tulkoff Food Products on Monday. The company is a third-generation, family owned manufacturer of condiments, sauces and...

  • Firefighter injured battling Baltimore house fire

    BALTIMORE (AP) — A Baltimore firefighter has been injured while battling a house fire. Firefighters were called to the scene Sunday morning in the 1500 block of Cliftview Avenue. The firefighter was transported to a hospital, but the injury was not considered life threatening. The fire was...

  • Babe Ruth's Boston contract fetches $1M at auction

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Babe Ruth's 1918 contract with the Boston Red Sox has sold for more than $1 million, along with other baseball memorabilia up for auction in Baltimore. The contract was among about three dozen Ruth-related items up for auction Saturday night at the Sports Legends Museum a day...

  • Heroin overdose rise prompts Maryland crackdown

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland's historic capital is known for sailing and shopping, a place where people eat seafood at waterside restaurants. It's not a place that city police considered a destination for people looking to buy heroin — at least, not until recently. An increase in...

  • Police: Man stabs acquaintance in Glen Burnie

    GLEN BURNIE, Md. (AP) — Police say a man stabbed an acquaintance in a residential area of Glen Burnie after following the victim during an argument. John Dumsha has been charged with attempted second-degree murder following the stabbing on Friday evening. Anne Arundel County police say...

  • Former basketball standout joins Marfan Foundation

    BALTIMORE (AP) — A college basketball standout whose NBA dreams ended because of a rare disease is a new spokesman for the Marfan Foundation. Twenty-year-old Isaiah Austin was diagnosed with Marfan syndrome just ahead of last month's NBA draft, in which he was projected to be a first-round...

  • Immigrant children could be housed in Westminster

    WESTMINSTER, Md. (AP) — The federal government is exploring the possibility of housing immigrant children in a vacant Army Reserve building in Westminster, and local leaders aren't pleased with the idea. Westminster Mayor Kevin Utz says he got an email Thursday night informing him of the...

  • 2 men shot inside car in Annapolis

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Annapolis police say two men were shot while inside a car, which then crashed into a tree. Police say the victims, 25-year-old Reginald Butler and 24-year-old Reno Green, were in serious but stable condition at Baltimore Shock Trauma Center following the shooting. It...

  • Truck crashes into assisted-living home; 7 hurt

    REISTERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — Authorities say seven people were hurt when a pickup truck crashed into an assisted-living facility in Reisterstown. Baltimore County fire officials say none of the injuries were life-threatening. The seven injured included the driver, five people inside the building...

  • Name of camper killed by fallen tree released

    BALTIMORE (AP) — A boy who died at a Maryland summer camp when a tree fell on him during a severe windstorm has been identified as 12-year-old Justin Nicholas Diggs. A statement released by the camp Friday night said Diggs attended Pikesville Middle School, where he was an honor student....

  • Police, state probe Maryland foster care death

    BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Police Department homicide unit has taken over an investigation of the death of a 10-year-old boy at a home for medically fragile children because of the possibility that abuse he suffered six years ago played a role in his death. Damaud Martin died July 2 after...

  • Johns Hopkins workers ratify new labor contract

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Members of a union representing 2,000 workers at Johns Hopkins Hospital approved a labor contract Friday after months of contentious negotiations. Ninety-three percent of the membership voted over two days in favor of ratifying the proposed 4½-year contract, which calls for...

  • Police investigating after 2 shot in Annapolis

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Police are investigating after two people were injured in a shooting in Annapolis. Annapolis Police spokeswoman Cpl. Amy Miguez says the two men were shot on the 1300 block of Tyler Avenue around 5 p.m. Friday. The shooting was in the city's Robinwood public housing...



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