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  • ATF charges 55 people in South Baltimore drug case

    Agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives have charged 55 people as part of a yearlong investigation into a drug organization operating out of South Baltimore, with ties to Reservoir Hill and Anne Arundel County. Authorities...
  • Good morning, Baltimore: Need to know for Friday

    Good morning, Baltimore: Need to know for Friday
    WEATHER Today's forecast calls for sunny skies and a high temperature near 84 degrees. Tonight is expected to be partly cloudy, with a low temperature around 65 degrees. TRAFFIC Check our traffic updates for this morning's issues as you plan your...
  • Fast and Furious: The Second Amendment conspiracy theory

    Fast and Furious: The Second Amendment conspiracy theory
    The brouhaha over Attorney General Eric Holder and the contempt of Congress charge brought by U.S. Rep. Darrell Issa is providing new evidence that the lunatics are running the Republican asylum. Mr. Issa, the California Republican who is chairman of the...
  • Records: Flanagan had threatened suicide before

    Records: Flanagan had threatened suicide before
    Former Orioles pitcher Mike Flanagan had threatened to commit suicide several times before taking his life last month, police records show. In an interview with police detectives, Flanagan's wife described several occasions in which he grabbed a...
  • Baltimore ATF gets new chief amid shakeup

    A top supervisor with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is being reassigned to lead the Baltimore field office as the beleaguered agency attempts to remake itself amid the fallout from a failed gun-tracking operation along the...
  • Drug boss Blackwell gets 20 years in heroin conspiracy

    Steven "J.R." Blackwell, the leader of an East Baltimore drug conspiracy linked to a yearlong street warwith rivals, was sentenced to 20 years in federal prison Friday as part of a guilty plea he struck with prosecutors last fall. Though he was not...
  • Woman, 84, who died in fire was stabbed first, police say

    Woman, 84, who died in fire was stabbed first, police say
    An 84-year-old woman discovered dead Thursday in a one-alarm blaze at her East Baltimore home had been stabbed multiple times, an autopsy found, turning a fire investigation into a murder case. Mary Hines, a retired educator, had been living in the...
  • Three years later, fire death ruled a homicide

    For three years, the death of 25-year-old Dwayne Hawkins in a fire in East Baltimore has been listed as an accident. But this week, Hawkins' death was officially reclassified a homicide. Police say new information uncovered in March of this year...
  • ATF agents exchanged gunfire with suspects in South Baltimore

    An initiative by at least a dozen federal law enforcement agents in South Baltimore on Monday evening that led to several injuries and arrests also included an exchange of gunfire, which was not initially disclosed. Special Agent Clare A. Weber, a...
  • Crash, gunfire in S. Baltimore after ATF moves to stop home invasion

    The vehicle accident and exchange of gunfire in South Baltimore on Monday came as agents from the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives moved to arrest a group of men who they say were en route to commit a home invasion and robbery,...
  • Major Baltimore drug dealer pleads guilty to heroin charges, money laundering

    For more than a year, authorities believe, Steven "J.R." Blackwell Jr. was at the center of a street war with a rival faction that saw as many as two dozen people shot across Baltimore. In an empty federal courtroom Wednesday, the 27-year-old Blackwell,...
  • Four indicted in woman's murder, drug dealing on The Block

    A federal indictment unsealed Friday accuses four people — including a mother and her son — of directing a drug-dealing operation in Baltimore's strip-club district through violence and intimidation, including the 2010 killing of a dancer they...