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Maryland Senate honors children killed in Baltimore house fire

Maryland Senate honors children killed in Baltimore house fire

The tragic Baltimore house fire that claimed the lives of six children is reverberating in Annapolis, where the General Assembly is in session.

Many Baltimore-area state lawmakers know the children's mother, Katie Malone, who is special assistant to U.S. Rep. Elijah E. Cummings.

Malone was hospitalized following the Thursday morning fire at the family home in Northeast Baltimore. Six children died, and three escaped, including two who remain hospitalized. The father, William Malone, was not home.

Sen. Nathaniel McFadden, a Democrat who represents the neighborhood...

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