| Oct 18, 2012
| 3:51 PM
A man accused of plotting to attack the Federal Reserve in New York considered striking a lightly guarded military installation in Baltimore, according to authorities.
Quazi Mohammad Reswanul Ahsan Nafis, a 21-year-old Bangladeshi national, was...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 11:11 AM
Though his tenure as the special agent in charge of the FBI's Baltimore field office wasn't long - just under three years - Richard A. McFeely helped oversee investigations that took out high-profile targets that had been on the radar of law enforcement...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 4:44 AM
As the eye of Hurricane Sandy loomed a few hundred miles to the southeast and the monster storm churned toward the Mid-Atlantic coast, Marylanders braced for the arrival of a weather system with the potential to be the most damaging to hit the United...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 1:32 PM
The hulking old tanks, left to rust when Soviet forces pulled out of Afghanistan in 1989, still packed a threat when Albert Whittington arrived.
Whittington, an ordnance and explosives specialist with the Baltimore district of the Army Corps of...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 4:50 PM
A foot and half separated Marc Burleson from the buried bomb he was trying to defuse last December in a narrow alleyway of a small Afghanistan village.
The bomb exploded, mutilating the Marine's face, ripping off part of his right arm, paralyzing his...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 3:33 PM
An SUV was set on fire and a mailbox was blown up, both in the Perryman area Sunday, according to fire investigators.
Around 6:30 p.m., a Yukon Denali XL was found completely consumed by flames in a field behind an industrial park in the 1400 block of...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 7:03 AM
Anne Arundel County police have charged a 51-year-old Glen Burnie man with manufacturing explosive devices and possession of marijuana.
Delmus Marshal Rice Jr. was arrested Thursday at his home in the 100 block of Georgia Avenue NW.
| Oct 24, 2012
| 11:44 AM
An article in the Oct. 26, 1912, edition of The Argus reported an unexpected early dismissal for students at the local high school after the school's classrooms were flooded.
An explosion of the heating apparatus in the Catonsville High School Friday...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 5:43 PM
The Harford County sheriff's office plans to have additional security Wednesday at five schools after a bomb threat was made.
According to Capt. Keith Warner of the sheriff's office, the primary school mentioned in a threatening note was C. Milton...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 12:47 PM
Baltimore County Police report that its bomb squad detonated a homemade "bottle bomb" that was found in the parking lot/basketball court behind Cockeysville Senior Center on July 13.
An employee of the senior center, in the 10500 block of York Road,...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 6:18 PM
Police presence was in evidence at five Harford County high schools Wednesday morning; however, no unusual incidents were reported in the wake of an earlier threat that a bomb had been planted in one of the schools.
According to one principal, the threat...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 5:25 AM
A State Fire Marshal bomb squad and an Army team from Fort Belvoir, Va., disposed of several pieces of military ordnance — including a live 75mm armor piercing shell — that were found in a home in Westminster on Monday, July 16.