Despite knowing that there would be a police investigation, Dad strongly intimated that he would shoot himself when we left. We let him know we loved him and then had to say good-by. To stay would put us at risk of murder charges.
Despite contradictions and unanswered questions plaguing Maryland's marijuana decriminalization law, scheduled to take effect Oct. 1, police plan to do what they can to enforce the new regulations and prosecutors hope the coming legislative session will offer the opportunity for clarification.
A state investigation into whether social networking websites Facebook and OkCupid broke Maryland law by experimenting on their users raises questions about how companies use the depth of information available on Internet users and whether they are doing so ethically.
"K" Line and others conspired ¿to suppress and eliminate competition by allocating customers and routes, rigging bids, and fixing prices for international ocean shipping services for roll-on, roll-off cargo, such as cars and trucks, to and from the United States and elsewhere¿ between 1997 and 2012.
Harford County and the State of Maryland have agreed to pay $35,000 to settle a lawsuit brought by a Jarrettsville man who was injured during a 2013 high speed chase involving Harford County Sheriff's Office deputies.
The next two years will be game-changing for climate change policies in Maryland and around the world. Now is the time for those Marylanders who want action to make their voices heard by calling, visiting or writing their state legislators and Congress members.
A question about a possible age requirement to buy condoms has Howard County Board of Education Member Cindy Vaillancourt facing discipline from her colleagues and has wrapped her re-election campaign in controversy weeks before the Nov. 4 election.
With less than two months to go until the general election, Howard County voters have been hearing a lot lately from both county executive candidates. Early this week, each campaign released a new TV ad.
Democratic Rep. John Delaney is airing the first general election television ad in his bid for a second term, focusing on a bipartisan infrastructure bill that has become his signature legislative effort, campaign aides said Wednesday.
Fifteen residents of Baltimore's 11th District — which includes downtown, Federal Hill and Bolton Hill — spent Tuesday evening making their best pitches on why they should fill the vacant City Council seat left by William H. Cole IV.
Responding to a proposal that will build solar panels at Patuxent Greens Golf Club, a handful of residents from nearby neighborhoods came to Laurel city hall Monday evening to testify against the proposed zoning change that, if passed by vote of the city council, would make the project possible.
A Baltimore jury has awarded nearly $2.1 million to a 17-year-old city youth who, according to his lawyer, was lead-poisoned as a toddler in the late 1990s while living in an East Baltimore rental home.
A diverse coalition of businesses groups, organized labor and transit advocates is coming together to urge Maryland voters to put a constitutional "lockbox" on state transportation funds, making it harder for governors and the General Assembly to divert the money to other purposes.
While the 2014 Carroll County Master Plan will have the signatures of the Carroll County Planning and Commission members on it when it's adopted, much of the language, guidelines and recommendations will be from the Carroll County Board of Commissioners if the plan is left unchanged.
By By Christian Alexandersen and Times Staff Writer
Residents of Sudbrook Park are celebrating the community's 125th anniversary this week. It's been a quiet birthday party, in keeping with the neighborhood's subdued ways. A gathering was held on one of the neighborhood community triangle spaces where its curving streets bend.
Even as conservationists and government officials celebrated Friday the rebound of the endangered Delmarva fox squirrel, they acknowledged that more animals and plants are slipping toward oblivion in Maryland.