Still-grieving staff members of the late U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings arrive for work in the mornings, but with the office officially classified as “interim vacant” there are strict limits on the tasks they can perform.
Invoking the late U.S. Reps. Parren Mitchell and Elijah Cummings, state Sen. Jill Carter kicked off her campaign Tuesday for the 7th Congressional District seat that the two trailblazing lawmakers each held.
Orioles’ executives, facing the challenge of marketing a team that has lost 100-plus games in each of the last two years, are banking partly on its remaining superstar — Camden Yards — to draw in fans with “major headliner concerts," other updates and events in the near future.
The president of Bowie State University, joined by Maryland’s U.S. senators, calls it “unfathomable” that the Senate is holding up millions of dollars in funding for historically black colleges and universities in Maryland and around the nation.
A group representing the Maryland Jockey Club, horsemen and Baltimore City is heading to the Breeders' Cup for ‘preliminary dialogue’ about Pimlico or Laurel possibly hosting the big race in the future.
Gov. Larry Hogan on Monday announced the special primary election for the late Rep. Elijah Cummings’ seat representing Maryland’s 7th Congressional District will be held on Feb. 4, with a special general election on April 28.
Two former presidents, congressional colleagues and thousands of residents of his beloved Baltimore said goodbye to U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings at his longtime church Friday in a poignant service that was also a resounding appreciation of the city and a congressman who overcame physical and emotional adversity.
The body of U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, the Baltimore Democrat and committee chairman who died Thursday, will lie in state in National Statuary Hall in the U.S. Capitol next week, according to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.
Cummings, chairman of the House Oversight and Reform Committee had said in a Sept. 30 statement that his doctors anticipated his return to Washington “when the House comes back into session in two weeks."
Because of its late primary and relatively small size, Maryland does not typically attract presidential candidates for campaign rallies. But there is more than enough wealth and political activism in the state to lure candidates for fundraisers.
Baltimore, overcoming steep odds, has come up with a way to keep horseracing’s prestigious Preakness Stakes in the city through a landmark agreement that would have the owners of the 149-year-old Pimlico Race Course donating the entire racetrack site to the community for development in and around the track.
U.S. House Oversight and Reform Committee Chairman Elijah Cummings of Baltimore, who has been absent from Washington for more than a week following a medical procedure, said Monday that his doctors expect him to return in two weeks to Capitol Hill.
Five weeks after the Nationals earned a significant court victory over the Orioles regarding television broadcast rights fees, the teams can't agree on how much money the judge intended the Washington team to receive.
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden told Baltimore County campaign donors by phone that President Donald Trump can’t “get away with shredding the United States Constitution" and that Trump has singled out the former vice president for attacks because Biden leads the Republican in head-to-head polls.
David Krucoff imagines Douglass County as a 24th Maryland county created from land reacquired from Washington, which would give disenfranchised District of Columbia residents voting representation in Congress.
Vice President Mike Pence urged U.S. House Republicans in Baltimore on Friday to “make it clear” that the GOP is prepared to work with Democrats — including Elijah Cummings, the Baltimore congressman sharply and repeatedly criticized by President Donald Trump.
Donald Trump’s first visit to Baltimore as president was a quick one — just three hours to talk with U.S. House Republicans holding a retreat in the city. Here are the takeaways from touchdown to takeoff of the president’s Marine One helicopter.
Leaving outside protesters who loudly and sometimes profanely rebuked his characterization of Baltimore as “disgusting" and "rodent infested,” President Donald Trump gave a rambling, jokey speech Thursday night to a friendlier crowd of House Republicans gathered at a Harbor East hotel.
John Bessler is a University of Baltimore law professor, author, ardent death penalty opponent, writing coach, dad, and informal advisor — and husband — of Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar.
U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings of Maryland issued his monthly district newsletter Wednesday with advice for coping with the summer heat — but no mention of the president who's been tweeting about him daily.
New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker used a nationally televised debate to call out President Donald Trump for his tweets critical of conditions in Baltimore and of elected leaders’ handling of the city’s problems.
Republican President Donald Trump’s tweets – which call Democratic U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings a racist and “brutal bully" in a “disgusting, rat and rodent infested” Baltimore district – have made the city a political litmus test with the second round of Democratic presidential debates scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday nights.
Joined by members of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, national union leaders staged a noisy — and musical — rally Saturday calling on Johns Hopkins Hospital to stop suing low-income patients to collect debt.
Albert Daniel “Bert” Rechichar, who played for the Baltimore Colts and two other NFL teams and long held the record for the league’s longest field goal, died Friday of various ailments in Belle Vernon, Pa. He was 89.
The scar has faded, but U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, 68, said in an interview with The Baltimore Sun that President Donald Trump’s tweets and comments are troubling echoes of a day in 1962, when he felt stomach-churning fear and shock at being confronted with raw hate as an 11-year-old boy.
Saying they want to ensure fan safety, the Orioles plan to join a small but growing number of Major League Baseball teams that are extending protective netting all the way to the outfield foul poles in the lower sections, team spokesman Greg Bader said Friday.
A nationwide immigration enforcement operation targeting people who are in the United States illegally is expected to begin this weekend, according to two administration officials and others, and Baltimore-area immigrant activists said they are gearing up for the second time in two months to help protect people's rights.
Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby told a U.S. House panel Wednesday that the city exemplifies the nation’s failed drug policies, and called on the federal government to remove marijuana from a list of controlled substances.