Ex-Maryland lawmaker accused of accepting more than $30K in bribes
A former Maryland state delegate who represented parts of the city of Baltimore is facing federal charges of honest services wire fraud and accepting more… READ MORE
‘Completely unacceptable’: Baltimore’s violent weekend includes mass shooting of 7 downtown and 3 homicides
After seven people, including three teenagers, were shot outside a downtown hookah lounge early Sunday morning, Baltimore leaders are again looking for answers to stem… READ MORE
Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, widow of Baltimore Rep. Elijah Cummings, will seek his seat in Congress
Maryland Democratic Party Chairwoman Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, the widow of U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, is running for her husband’s seat, arguing Monday she is the… READ MORE
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan ‘offended and disgusted’ by county’s ban on ‘Thin Blue Line’ flag
Montgomery County’s decision to ban a police station from exhibiting a homemade “Thin Blue Line” American flag has Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan seeing red.
The… READ MORE
Elijah Cummings widow Maya Rockeymoore expected to run for his House seat
Rep. Elijah Cummings’s widow Maya Rockeymoore is seen as the most likely successor to fill his congressional seat after his death on Thursday, sources told… READ MORE
Baltimore Mayor Pugh resigns amid children’s book scandal
Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh has resigned following weeks of investigations into a scandal around her self-published children’s books.
In a statement read by her attorney… READ MORE
Maryland governor demands Baltimore mayor’s resignation
Federal prosecutors are seeking evidence from the University of Maryland Medical System as they investigate Baltimore’s embattled mayor.
Spokesman Michael Schwartzberg said in an emailed… READ MORE
Leaders and lawmakers react to Md. delegate’s use of racial slur
WASHINGTON — The news that a Harford County delegate used a racial slur in describing a legislative district in Prince George’s County has shaken people… READ MORE
Baltimore to no longer prosecute marijuana possession cases
BALTIMORE (AP) — The state’s attorney in Baltimore will no longer prosecute any marijuana possession cases, regardless of the quantity of the drug or an… READ MORE
Gun buyback participant turns in firearm to get cash for ‘better weapon’
A woman in Baltimore is using the city’s gun buyback program, not to get firearms off the street but to upgrade to a better weapon.… READ MORE