Former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh has been indicted on 11 criminal counts related to the sales of her children’s books. Longtime aide Gary Brown Jr. and associate Roslyn Wedington have pleaded guilty to another 10 charges combined.
Less than a month ago, Rep. Elijah Cummings’ wife, friend and staffer took the stage during his funeral at New Psalmist Baptist Church to eulogize the venerated congressman they each loved and respected. Now, all three are running against each other for his open seat.
Maryland Democratic Party Chairwoman Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, the widow of U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, is running for her husband’s seat, arguing Monday she is the best option to carry out his legacy and continue his vision.
The Baltimore County GOP official whose social media posts about trash in West Baltimore prompted President Donald Trump to verbally attack the late Rep. Elijah Cummings says she’s running for Cummings’ former seat in Congress.
After a tumultuous year in which a self-dealing scandal prompted the resignation of the University of Maryland Medical System’s leadership, the hospital network has promoted Dr. Mohan Suntha to become its chief executive officer.
Flanked by dozens of supporters at Baltimore’s Reginald F. Lewis Museum, former NAACP President Kweisi Mfume announced Monday that he is running for his former 7th District seat in Congress to replace the late U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings.
The widow of U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings said Thursday she is considering running for his 7th congressional district seat in a special election that has several candidates jumping into the race or promising to announce their plans soon.
Five men who were wrongly convicted and imprisoned for decades in Maryland will receive compensation from the state valued at a total of about $9 million under a plan the state Board of Public Works has approved.
The two men most responsible for running Baltimore find themselves in the strange position of carrying out their government duties as partners before transforming into rivals when campaigning at night and on weekends over the next six months.
Longtime Maryland Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller announced Thursday that he will relinquish his gavel and seat at the front of the historic Senate chamber, and a liberal senator from Baltimore half his age was named as his successor.
As the commission proposing big increases to Maryland education funding nears key decisions, Gov. Larry Hogan is ramping up his fight against the plans with a high-dollar fundraiser for his political lobbying organization at Live! Casino & Hotel Maryland.
Canadian billionaire Frank Stronach said Wednesday he believes the deal to keep the Preakness Stakes in Baltimore should be amended ― and he pledged to continue trying to force out his daughter as president of the international horse racing company he founded.
Over the objections of Maryland House Speaker Adrienne A. Jones, the State House Trust has decided to amend, but not discard, a plaque that pays tribute to both Union and Confederate soldiers who served and died in the Civil War.
Gov. Larry Hogan appointed four new members to the University of Maryland Medical System board of directors and a key hospital executive announced his retirement Tuesday amid sweeping change at the hospital network following a self-dealing scandal that resulted in the resignations of Baltimore’s mayor and other top hospital officials.
The social media platform Twitter suspended state Del. Robbyn Lewis for tweeting hashtags about using public transit and need to address climate change ― then reinstated her account a day later amid an outcry in Baltimore.
A new audit of Baltimore’s information technology department says the agency lost key data during May’s ransomware attack because some in the agency used an outdated method for storing files: their individual hard drives.
A task force deciding how to pay for billions in recommendations to boost Maryland’s public schools will make its final decision Oct. 15 on how large a bill the state’s various counties will be responsible for paying.