The trial of a prisoner charged with killing a state correctional officer will stay a death-penalty case, an Anne Arundel County judge ruled this afternoon after hearing that the victim's DNA was found on the prisoner's clothing.
A Baltimore County police detective who is an accomplished artist used a skull found in Carroll County to draw a sketch of what the person might have looked like. It helped identify a woman from Baltimore who went missing 14 years ago and was the victim of a homicide.
Students at Howard County's Summer Initiatives for Talent Development program think kids shouldn't spend their summers watching television or hanging out with friends when they can extract DNA from fruits and vegetables or debate whether school children should get paid for good grades.
Maryland officials are pitching the state's talent pool —corporate executives, academics and consultants that regularly deal with the federal government — as a resource for supporting existing companies and attracting new ones.
For 35 years, Ron Ryba dreamed of a reunion with the infant son he and his high-school sweetheart had given up for adoption. Two days before Father's Day, that dream came true over burgers and beer at a Delaware restaurant.