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  • Maryland adds 9,800 jobs in June; unemployment rate falls to 4.3 percent

    Maryland adds 9,800 jobs in June; unemployment rate falls to 4.3 percent

    Maryland's labor market surged ahead in June, with employers adding nearly 10,000 jobs and the unemployment rate continuing to fall. The state added 9,800 jobs last month, the Labor Department reported Friday. The gain meant the state's job growth topped 2 percent on a year-over-year basis, outpacing...

  • Man shot in Carrollton Ridge Thursday night

    Man shot in Carrollton Ridge Thursday night

    Baltimore police said a 43-year-old man was shot in southwest Baltimore Thursday night. Officers were called at 10:35 p.m. to the 2300 block of Wilkens Avenue in Carrollton Ridge, where they found the victim who had been shot in the upper body. The victim was taken to an area hospital. Anyone with...

  • With new still, Sagamore Spirit brings production one step closer to Baltimore

    With new still, Sagamore Spirit brings production one step closer to Baltimore

    Sagamore Spirit’s rye whiskey is not currently produced in Baltimore, but Kevin Plank’s new alcohol company took a major step toward changing that Thursday when Sagamore’s 40-foot still was installed at the Port Covington site. Watch the video of the presentation above.  Made in the U.S., the still...

  • Maryland Democrats object to Trump's Baltimore comments

    Maryland Democrats object to Trump's Baltimore comments

    Maryland Democrats rose to the defense of Baltimore on Friday after Republican presidential nominee Donald J. Trump spoke of violence in the city during his acceptance speech at the GOP convention. Trump cited a 60 percent increase in killings in Baltimore last year. Homicides are down 7 percent...

  • Escaped bulls in West Baltimore captured after hours-long standoff

    Escaped bulls in West Baltimore captured after hours-long standoff

    Pleas Gethers did not expect to see two bulls roaming the streets of Baltimore when he turned on the news Friday morning. He was even more startled when he realized the streets shown on TV were the ones outside his apartment. The 62-year-old resident of Penn Square Apartments, in the 2600 block of...

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