Recent stories by Andrea Siegel
9:36 PM EDT, May 28, 2013
The explosion blasted out the windows at Shepherd Electric Supply as pieces of the ceiling rained down and the building groaned.
7:37 PM EDT, May 20, 2013
With a flick of his wrist, a U.S. Naval Academy baseball player from Orlando, Fla., tossed an upperclassman's hat atop the Herndon Monument on Monday, leading his 2016 classmates to launch into cheers of "Plebes no more!" amid roars from onlookers.
9:33 PM EDT, May 3, 2013
Tiffany Alston, the former delegate from Prince George's County who was booted from the General Assembly last year, was disbarred Thursday.
9:30 PM EDT, April 16, 2013
Anne Arundel County police said Tuesday that no criminal charges will be filed against an officer who placed a camera in a boys' restroom at Glen Burnie High School.
7:34 PM EDT, March 11, 2013
Saying John R. Leopold committed "an arrogant abuse of power" by ordering police and other government workers to perform personal and political chores for him, prosecutors are asking a judge to fine the former Anne Arundel County executive $100,000 and sentence him to five years probation and 500 hours of community service.
10:10 PM EDT, August 23, 2012
Del. Donald H. Dwyer Jr. said Thursday that he had been drinking alcohol when a motorboat he was operating collided with another boat in the Magothy River — an accident that left six people with serious injuries.
4:08 PM EDT, September 23, 2012
Baltimore police released the identities Sunday of two men found slain.
9:06 PM EDT, June 5, 2012
A Prince George's County lawmaker used public dollars to pay an employee of her law office after the bank closed her law firm's depleted account, the state prosecutor told a jury Tuesday in opening remarks in the criminal trial of Del. Tiffany Alston.
9:02 PM EDT, June 12, 2012
Tiffany Alston, a freshman delegate from Prince George's County, was convicted Tuesday morning of stealing $800 in General Assembly funds to pay an employee of her law firm.
8:13 PM EDT, June 4, 2012
What was to have been the start of a trial for two of four youths charged in a fatally botched robbery of a pizzeria in Glen Burnie took a detour Monday, as one teenager abruptly entered a plea to second-degree murder.
8:35 PM EST, November 17, 2011
A former staff member at Clifton T. Perkins Hospital Center was found not guilty Thursday of assaulting a patient at the state's maximum-security psychiatric hospital.
6:07 PM EDT, October 20, 2011
Volunteer lawyers will provide up to a half-hour of free legal advice for three afternoons this week in the county's law library.
12:52 PM EST, December 12, 2011
A man suspected of a robbery at the PNC Bank on Towson University's campus was apprehended Monday morning, according to Baltimore County police.
7:16 PM EDT, October 19, 2011
Winners of the state court system's sixth conflict-resolution bookmark-art contest will receive awards Thursday at a reception in Annapolis for the more than 450 pupils across the state who participated.
7:53 PM EST, December 9, 2011
A Glen Burnie High School teacher accused of having sex with female students made bail Friday, according to jail officials, after an Anne Arundel County judge reduced the amount from $3 million to $150,000.
9:06 PM EDT, August 26, 2011
First, an earthquake rattled Carol Boehlein in her Southeast Baltimore rowhouse. Now Hurricane Irene is threatening to blow her windows in.
7:18 PM EDT, September 13, 2011
After a teenage girl was sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison for beating a transgender woman at a McDonald's in Rosedale, some advocates for transgender people called the sentence too lenient.
8:32 PM EDT, August 11, 2011
The girlfriend of the man accused of fatally stabbing a Johns Hopkins researcher told a Baltimore jury Thursday that she initially lied to police and blamed her cousin for the killing to protect her boyfriend.
10:33 PM EDT, June 16, 2011
Annapolis Police Detective John Lee has been named the Maryland Polygraph Association's vice president for law enforcement.
8:53 PM EDT, August 4, 2011
A teenager pleaded guilty Thursday in the beating of a transgender woman at a Rosedale McDonald's, an incident that was caught on video and drew national attention after it went viral online.
10:24 AM EST, December 10, 2010
Before being charged in a jihadist plot to kill American soldiers in Catonsville with a car bomb, Antonio Martinez was a petty thief in the D.C. suburbs.
9:22 PM EDT, July 6, 2011
A man wielding a hammer and a shotgun attacked a speed enforcement vehicle on the Baltimore-Washington Parkway near the BWI Marshall Airport exit Wednesday morning, prompting police to close the highway for several hours.
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