- Four men were injured in shootings across Baltimore overnight — including an incident inside of a downtown hotel, police said Sunday. A fifth was injured in a shooting Sunday afternoon, police later added.
- Lloyd Bowser Sr., a personnel administrator for federal agencies and Baltimore school board member, dies
- Since he was a child, Pedro Chesley had imagined himself as a soldier. Chesley, 20, an Army reservist, and his girlfriend, Diamond Davis, 21, were killed in a triple shooting Nov. 21 in Baltimore.
- Father Lawrence was well known in social justice circles and was often called the caretaker of a homeless encampment around his Front Street church. He was also recalled as a gifted and learned preacher.
- As Giving Tuesday, the kick-off to the holiday giving season approaches, many nonprofits are holding their breath to see what the last stretch of 2020 will hold for them.
- While you’re waiting out the pandemic at home, here are 15 more questions to test your knowledge of Baltimore and Maryland — a little history, a little trivia, some sports, a dash of politics — and, as in earlier editions, we made all the questions multiple choice.
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- Baltimore Police say a 34-year-old man was fatally shot in the head Wednesday afternoon and four other men were injured in separate shootings.
- Baltimore Mayor Bernard C. "Jack" Young announced that an investigation into the city's water billing system found five accounts to be referred for further investigation and action.
- A man found suffering from several stab wounds in West Baltimore early Monday morning later died at a hospital — bringing the city to the grim benchmark of 300 killings for the sixth straight year.
- Almost two decades after the “Stop Snitching” street DVD jolted Baltimore officials about the problem of witness intimidation, a series of recent cases makes clear the practice continues and has evolved, exploiting social media and mobile technology.
- For Black Marylanders, sauerkraut has become an unlikely side dish during holiday meals, despite its German origins.
- Twenty-one freight cars derailed and at least one overturned near Sisson and West 24th streets in Baltimore City about 6:30 p.m. Monday in North Baltimore, a CSX official said.
- Avril Haines, Joe Biden’s nominee for director of national intelligence, has several Baltimore ties. She studied physics at the Johns Hopkins University, opened Adrian’s Book Cafe in Fells Point, was president of the Fells Point Business Association, and two years ago was named a senior fellow at Hopkins' Applied Physics Laboratory.
- While Brandon Scott will be the youngest mayor in Baltimore’s modern history, he will actually join a somewhat crowded club. There are four Baltimore mayors who assumed the mayoral office at an age younger than Scott.
- A Baltimore Police officer who reported being injured on the job nonetheless twice went on trips and hopped out of a plane, according to an Inspector General report that concluded that the officer abused the city’s medical leave policies.
- In this pandemic year, the Latino community has suffered a devastating toll, with higher rates of sickness and death than other ethnic and racial groups. One Baltimore church, Sacred Heart of Jesus, which has a mostly young Latino congregation, has lost 36 of its parishioners to the disease.
- A University of Maryland, Baltimore County student and a Johns Hopkins University graduate have been named to the 2021 class of U.S. Rhodes scholars.
- Late-stage trials showed that AstraZeneca’s coronavirus vaccine, which is being manufactured for the United States in Baltimore, was up to 90% effective, the English pharmaceutical company said Monday.