U.S. Surgeon General Regina M. Benjamin, center, was the keynote speaker at the Doctors for America national meeting in Washington, D.C. Havre d Grace's Don Mathis, left, and his wife, Carol Mathis, participated in the meeting and shared some policy insights with Dr. Benjamin.
Hundreds of demonstrators turned out in Baltimore to voice frustration and solidarity with protesters in Ferguson, Mo., marching through downtown streets and shutting down the entrance to Interstate 83.
Fox and CNN were the channels most Americans turned to Monday night for coverage of Ferguson.
Two FBI agents were shot and wounded at a house in north St. Louis County early on Wednesday, though the incident was "not directly related" to racially charged unrest in and around nearby Ferguson, an agency spokeswoman said.
Republican Gov.-elect Larry Hogan criticized Democratic Gov. Martin O'Malley on Tuesday for proposing new rules and regulations in the final weeks of his administration, and said he would review and possibly try to reverse them.
Wet snowflakes were beginning to mix with rain across much of the Baltimore region by mid-morning Wednesday, with a winter weather advisory in effect in the Baltimore area and a winter storm warning along the Mason-Dixon Line.
The NFL announced Wednesday that Ravens running back Justin Forsett has been named the AFC Offensive Player of the Week, the second time in as many games that he received the honor.