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  • Baltimore mayor talks policing on 'Meet the Press'

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake says police have to be careful when using military-style equipment like that seen on the streets of Ferguson, Missouri, in the past week. Rawlings-Blake spoke Sunday on NBC's "Meet The Press." She said it would be "very unusual" to use...

  • Pa. man dead in motorcycle crash in Md.

    TOWSON, Md. (AP) — Authorities in Baltimore County say a motorcycle driver from Pennsylvania is dead after a crash in Maryland. Officials say the crash happened Saturday around 2 p.m. in the area of Old York Road and Lentz Road in Parkton. Authorities say an initial investigation found the...

  • Md. officer-involved shooting being investigated

    FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Police are investigating a shooting in Frederick involving a police officer who police say was struck by a car before firing his weapon. Police say it happened late Saturday on West Patrick Street. Police say officers observed a suspicious situation and that during the...

  • 2 arrested trying to get through BWI with guns

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Authorities say two people were arrested at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport this week because loaded guns were found in their carry-on luggage. Transportation Security Administration spokeswoman Lisa Farbstein says officers caught a man Thursday with a 9 mm handgun loaded with 10...

  • AAA: Md. drivers paying $3.44 per gallon

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Motorists in Maryland are paying 4 cents less at the pump when compared with a week ago. AAA Mid-Atlantic said Friday in a weekly report that the average price of a gallon of regular unleaded gas in Maryland was $3.44, down from $3.48 a week ago. The price of gas in the state...

  • O'Malley returns to New Hampshire

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Gov. Martin O'Malley is headed back to New Hampshire. The Democratic governor who is mulling a White House bid is scheduled to attend a local Democratic Party picnic on Sunday in Somersworth, New Hampshire. O'Malley was last in the first-in-the-nation Democratic primary...

  • Brown and Hogan discuss working with counties

    OCEAN CITY, Md. (AP) — Republican Larry Hogan pledged Saturday that if he's elected governor, he would fully restore money to local governments to fix roads in his first budget, while Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown said he would work with counties to develop a new formula for local highway user funds....

  • Coast Guard transports man off Ocean City coast

    OCEAN CITY, Md. (AP) — The Coast Guard says its crews transported a man who suffered an apparent seizure aboard a fishing boat near Ocean City. The 50-year-old man was aboard the 73-foot boat known as Dredge Monster that was in the ocean about 45 miles east of Ocean City. A crew member...

  • Crash leads to major delays on Bay Bridge

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Authorities say a head-on crash on the Bay Bridge has led to major delays. The Maryland Transportation Authority reported shortly after noon Saturday that there were 5-mile backups in both directions. Drivers are being advised to avoid the bridge. The crash occurred...

  • Teen charged in explicit Instagram postings

    EDGEWATER, Md. (AP) — A 17-year-old is facing child pornography charges after police say he posted nude photos of his fellow Anne Arundel County high school students on Instagram. Police announced Saturday that the Edgewater boy was charged last month as a juvenile with distribution and...

  • Man charged with credit card fraud at Md. Target

    GLEN BURNIE, Md. (AP) — A New York City man has been charged with felony credit card fraud and other crimes after police say he was caught using two fraudulent credit cards to buy gift cards at a Target in Glen Burnie. Anne Arundel County police say a security officer at the store immediately...

  • Maryland AG reaches agreement with social network

    BALTIMORE (Legal Newsline) – Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler has reached an online safety agreement with the operator of a social networking website. Gansler Ask.com, an operating company of IAC/InterActiveCorp, recently acquired the social networking site Ask.fm. Ask.fm is a...

  • Crab season a bit pinched in Delaware, Maryland

    WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — When you look at $200 plus for a bushel of blue crabs, shake your head and say "no way," there's just one thing to do: Blame it on the weather. And we're not talking about the chilly winter of 2014, either, at least not here in Delaware Bay. Think back to September and...

  • Utility settles suit stemming from child's death

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore Gas and Electric says it has settled a lawsuit that faulted the company's gas lines for causing an explosion in an East Baltimore rowhouse that killed an 8-year-old-boy. The company and a lawyer for the boy's family told WBAL-TV Thursday (http://bit.ly/1t3nDoo ) that...

  • County estimates $3M to repair rainstorm damage

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Anne Arundel County officials estimate it could cost $3 million to repair the damage from historic rainfalls that deluged the county earlier this week. The county experienced some of the highest rain totals from a line of storms that ran through the region Tuesday. The...



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