Continued desire to close a persistent transportation funding gap between the Washington and Baltimore regions characterized the kickoff of a series of virtual briefings for local officials on the Hogan administration’s draft six-year, $16.4 billion statewide transportation budget.
National Public Radio won a portion of its lawsuit Tuesday against two Maryland judges in which it challenged the state’s broadcast ban on court proceedings.
Professor Leah Hollis says Morgan State University has paid her thousands of dollars less than men in her department “despite credentials that parallel or exceed those of her male colleagues,” and denied her tenure and blocked her promotion when she complained about it.
It’s not the taste of pumpkin spice we love so much as the smell and its associations, say researchers with the Johns Hopkins University.
Attorney Robbie Leonard said he will run against Baltimore County’s incumbent State’s Attorney Scott Shellenberger in next June’s Democratic primary, marking the first time Shellenberger has been challenged in a primary since he was first elected in 2006.
Mike Preston writes: In their first two games of the 2021 season, the Ravens have allowed 896 yards and 68 points, which is an insult to the franchise’s gloried past.
A former Baltimore Safe Streets anti-violence worker who returned to dealing drugs and tried to use his job as cover is headed back to federal prison for another 11 years.
A parent of a Francis Scott Key High School student said her son’s parking space at the Union Bridge school was vandalized with a homophobic slur.
- The House voted Tuesday night to fund the government into early December, suspend the federal debt limit and provide disaster and refugee aid, setting up a high-stakes showdown with Republicans.
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Baltimore Police body camera footage shows an unhandcuffed suspect kick a man who was already lying on the ground and badly injured. The scene led city prosecutors to bring criminal charges against the officer.
Two Baltimore hospitals — Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center and the University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus — have been ranked among the top 10 most “socially responsible” health centers in the U.S. by a consulting organization for health care entities.
The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra is relocating two season-opening concerts from its Strathmore venue in North Bethesda to Baltimore because of an ongoing labor dispute with ticket sellers.
Whether it’s players who started there or those who passed through or ended there, Bowie has been a pit stop for almost every top prospect the Orioles have in their system this summer.
Behind a dominant rushing attack and an opportunistic defense, the Ravens showed they can still reach the heights of its 14-2 season in 2019 behind Lamar Jackson and coach John Harbaugh.
Heavy symbolism: The number of Americans who have died from COVID-19 surpassed the toll from the 1918-1919 flu pandemic.
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- A roundup of soccer and volleyball matches in Howard County on Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021.