| Aug 8, 2013
| 6:43 PM
Karla Porter matter-of-factly confessed on Thursday to hiring a hit man to kill her husband, testifying that she had him shot because she feared he would kill her first.
"If Ray was alive, I would be dead," Karla Porter said as she gave three hours of...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 7:19 PM
A visiting Circuit Court judge from Baltimore County dismissed a motion Wednesday to suppress evidence in a case against a Jarrettsville woman who is accused of bestiality, ensuring the case will likely go to trial.
Judge Robert Dugan also reluctantly...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 8:11 AM
Can government solve the problem of poverty in America? It is a question worth asking because partisan politics is eroding the federal government's lead role in developing the social welfare policies that have defined much of the country's domestic agenda...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 10:56 AM
An Aberdeen man has been charged with sexually abusing two teenage girls, according to a statement of charges on file in court.
Brian Craig Smith, 46, of the 1200 block of Perryman Road, has been charged with multiple counts of second-degree sex offense,...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 11:51 AM
A second person has been arrested for allegedly abusing children at the same Aberdeen home where they were being cared for while their parents were at work.
Christopher Brown, 21, of the 700 block of Custis Street in Aberdeen, was charged March 22 with...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 7:23 AM
Federal agents and local law enforcement agencies in Maryland and across the country have arrested more than 250 men and a handful of women in a month-long operation targeting "child predators" who are part of a "disturbing trend" of adults connecting...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 2:25 PM
Shannon Lee McMillan, 34, of the 800 block of West Bel Air Avenue, was charged Friday with taking a motor vehicle, unauthorized removal of property and theft between $10,000 and $100,000.
Joseph Leo Severn, 30, of the 100 block of West Inca...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 3:02 PM
A former security guard at Greater Baltimore Medical Center was sentenced Wednesday to 50 years in prison for attempted rape after he burglarized a Towson apartment last year, prosecutors said.
Prosecutors said Ricky Bostic, 44, broke into a residence...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 4:24 PM
A pregnant woman who was seen on a video being tackled by Ocean City Police after a fight on the beach ended up having an emergency C-section, according to a police spokesman and an account her family gave to a Washington DC-area TV affiliate.
| Jul 26, 2013
| 11:22 AM
The pregnant woman who went into labor after a scuffle with police in Ocean City last weekend has been charged with second-degree assault, disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and obstructing law enforcement.
Dalima Ekundayo Ibironke Palmer, 24, faces...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 2:01 PM
Jenny Mohler lay on an examining bed holding her pregnant belly at Sinai Hospital in Northwest Baltimore. Sonogram pictures hung from a machine in the right corner of the room. She was nervous, unable to block a feeling of uneasiness as she waited for a...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 12:57 PM
We adopted two Russian children, a 7-month-old girl in 1998 and three years later a 10-month-old boy. In addition, we have an older biological daughter. We chose Russia because we wanted to adopt an infant who shared our European heritage. The adoption...