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  • 2 arrested in slaying of Pa. man in Ocean City

    OCEAN CITY, Md. (AP) — Ocean City Police have charged two men in the slaying of a Pennsylvania man. Officers found 37-year-old Justin Daniel Cancelliere (kan-sel-YARE'-ay) of North Whitehall, Pennsylvania, unconscious in the parking lot of a hotel early Sunday. Police say he was assaulted...

  • Harris: Subpoenas sent in health exchange probe

    BALTIMORE (AP) — A federal audit of Maryland's badly flawed health care exchange website has developed into a "full-blown" investigation, and subpoenas have been issued, a Maryland congressman said Tuesday. Rep. Andy Harris, Maryland's only Republican congressman, had asked the U.S. Department...

  • Man shot in confrontation with police identified

    ELLICOTT CITY, Md. (AP) — Howard County police have identified the man who was fatally shot by officers after confronting them with a knife in an Ellicott City home. Sixty-one-year-old Hernan Milton Ossorio was shot Saturday by two officers. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Police say...

  • Former smoker’s award won’t be reduced in Md. asbestos case

    BALTIMORE (Legal Newsline) – Maryland’s highest court has ruled that a trial court properly rejected a defendant’s request to have the jury apportion damages in an asbestos case involving a former smoker. Judge Clayton Greene, Jr. delivered the opinion on July 21 in the Court of Appeals...

  • Baltimore cabbie found shot in head

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore city police say they're investigating the shooting of a taxi driver in the northeast part of the city. They say the man was found shot in the head inside a Checker cab that was involved in a crash in the 4400 block of Asbury Avenue at about 1:40 a.m. Tuesday. He was...

  • Western Md. man dies after he was hit by train

    HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — A Hagerstown man has died more than a week after he was hit by a freight train. A sister of 58-year-old Michael Baker told The Herald-Mail (http://bit.ly/VLFGnO ) Monday that Baker died Sunday at a Baltimore hospital. Hagerstown police say Baker was he was struck by a...

  • National Aquarium developing seashore exhibit

    BALTIMORE (AP) — The National Aquarium says it's adding an interactive exhibit where guests can explore the seashore without leaving the building in Baltimore's Inner Harbor. When it opens next spring, the "Living Seashore" exhibit will include crashing waves, sandy beaches and encounters with...

  • Md. casino worker must return list of high rollers

    BALTIMORE (AP) — A federal judge says a former employee of the Maryland Live Casino in Hanover must return a list of high rollers she allegedly took when she left to work at the new Horseshoe Casino in Baltimore. The Daily Record (http://bit.ly/1p6JNls ) reported in its Tuesday edition that the...

  • Frontier further reducing air service in Del.

    WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Frontier Airlines says it's further reducing its flights from New Castle Airport in Delaware. The airline said Monday that service to Chicago, Denver, Atlanta and Fort Myers, Florida, will be suspended for the winter Oct. 25. That's seven weeks earlier than the...

  • Md. college gridder died from heatstroke

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Autopsy results show that a freshman football player at Morgan State University in Baltimore died from accidental heatstroke. The state medical examiner's office announced the findings Monday, two days after 18-year-old Marquese (MAR'-kees) Meadow died. He had been...

  • Baltimore casino scheduled to open

    BALTIMORE (AP) — The Horseshoe Casino Baltimore is scheduled to open, marking a new milestone in Maryland's development of casino gambling. The casino set to open Tuesday is the fifth and last of the five casinos initially planned when lawmakers approved slot machine gambling in a 2007 special...

  • Man kills girlfriend, self; infant injured

    STREET, Md. (AP) — The Harford County Sheriff's Office says a man fatally shot his girlfriend in Street before killing himself. Deputies were called to the home on Robinson Mill Road about 7:30 a.m. Monday. Police say 34-year-old Brian Wesley Gordon shot his girlfriend, 40-year-old Sandra Marie...

  • O'Malley PAC sending staffers to other states

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A spokeswoman for Gov. Martin O'Malley's political action committee says about two dozen staffers are being sent to several states, including New Hampshire and Iowa. Lis Smith, a spokeswoman for O'Malley's PAC, said Monday the move is part of the Democratic governor's push...

  • 2 killed in home in Rosedale, Maryland

    ROSEDALE, Md. (AP) — Baltimore County Police say two people were killed in a home in Rosedale. Officers were called to a home on Whitney Drive about 1:45 a.m. Monday for a report of a stabbing. Police say a man and a woman were found with serious injuries. Authorities say the man was...

  • Search continues for 2 young men missing in Md.

    ELKTON, Md. (AP) — Elkton Police are continuing to search for two young men who have been missing for a week and were seen getting into a similar vehicle about a day apart. The FBI on Monday announced a $5,000 reward for information leading to 16-year-old Jesse Grant Veasey Jr. and 19-year-old...



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