A Frederick County dairy farmer whose bank account was seized by the federal government -- capturing national attention from conservatives and groups concerned about asset forfeiture -- will get his money back, the Department of Justice said in a letter made public on Wednesday.Read more
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake called the shooting death of Baltimore rapper Lor Scoota “horrible,” and urged residents Wednesday to be as forthcoming with information on other shootings as they have been in his death.
The investigation into the death of Scoota — real name Tyriece Watson — is continuing.Read more
Former U.S. Rep. Helen Delich Bentley is not going gentle into that good night.
Bentley, 92, issued a news release Monday insisting that "rumors of my imminent demise are greatly exaggerated."
The former Republican gubernatorial candidate, for whom the Port of Baltimore is named, was released from Greater Baltimore Medical Center in Towson last week and is receiving home hospice care.Read more
Senior Justice Department officials, including U.S. Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch, will meet with city leaders, police chiefs and others from across the country in Baltimore next week to discuss strategies for reducing youth violence and gang activity, the department said Friday.Read more
David R. Craig, who finished second in the 2014 Republican primary for governor, is leaving the Cabinet of former rival Gov. Larry Hogan.
Craig, a former Harford County executive, will step down as the state's secretary of planning next month to head the Maryland World War I Centennial Commission, Hogan announced Friday.Read more