A crescendo of cheers filled downtown Baltimore Sunday as supporters urged runners across a finish line on Lexington Street across from War Memorial Plaza.
With Baltimore in the midst of one of its most violent stretches in years, a top criminal justice leader for Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has left, marking the biggest shakeup in her administration since the recent rioting and unrest in the city.
One hundred people have been killed in Baltimore this year, a grim milestone that has come faster than in previous years.
Police are struggling to stop violence in West Baltimore, where officers have been routinely surrounded by dozens of people, video cameras and hostility while doing basic police work since the death of Freddie Gray, Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts said Wednesday.
Baltimore police say a mother confessed to killing her 30-day-old infant last year.
Across from a CVS drugstore in West Baltimore that remains shuttered and charred from last month's riots, two high-top tennis shoes remained on the sidewalk Monday, surrounded by police detectives and crime tape.
Adnan Syed's bid for a new trial gained more momentum Monday, when a state appeals court ruled an alibi witness should testify on behalf of the subject of the "Serial" podcast.
A Savannah, Ga., company has unveiled a new line of T-shirts to support the six Baltimore police officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray.