Patricia Cook-Ferguson, a Baltimore city special education teacher and president of the Baltimore County NAACP known for wearing multiple hats in her advocacy for youth and local civil rights issues, died Nov. 28 of complications from lung cancer. She was 56.
Independent U.S. Senate candidate Rob Sobhani agreed to pull down an advertisement he aired on black radio stations that attacked incumbent Sen. Ben Cardin after state Democrats complained Friday the spot was riddled with inaccuracies.
Speaking out for the first time about a gruesome killing allegedly committed by a troubled student, the president of Morgan State University expressed condolences to the suspect's and victim's families before the school's Board of Regents on Thursday.
Sen. Ben Cardin won the support of the Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance on Monday in his bid for a second term, the latest in a series of endorsements the Democrat hopes will secure his support with black voters in the April primary election.
A Prince George's County state lawmaker and pastor, C. Anthony Muse, announced Thursday that he will seek the Democratic nomination for Senate in Maryland this year, challenging Sen. Ben Cardin's bid for a second term.
A Prince George's County state legislator, C. Anthony Muse, announced Thursday that he will seek the Democratic nomination for the U.S. Senate in Maryland this year, challenging Sen. Ben Cardin's bid for a second term.
She has served out the final 19 months of her predecessor's scandal-shortened term. But with her Democratic primary win on Tuesday, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has won the chance to shape the office and her leadership style in her own vision.
Donnie Andrews inspired the character, Omar, a ruthless but moral stickup man in HBO's "The Wire." Now, he seeks to use the lessons of his own criminal past to help keep Baltimore youth from following a similar path.
William Donald Schaefer was buried Wednesday after a warm and often humorous service attended by much of Maryland's political establishment past and present as well as citizens who felt a personal kinship to the former mayor and governor