The city of Baltimore is suing the Trump administration over changes the State Department made to how it weighs the use of government benefits by potential immigrants and their families when deciding whether to issue visas.
A former pharmacist turned humanitarian worker from Syria has received a full scholarship to the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, but worried that he won't be able to get a visa because of restrictions put in place by the Trump administration.
A bill passed by the Senate Thursday to impose new sanctions on Moscow would also require President Donald J. Trump to have buy in from Congress before reopening a Russian diplomatic compound on Maryland's Eastern Shore.
President Donald Trump's budget will recommend deep spending cuts to federal agencies overseeing housing, the environment and diplomacy and would likely lead to a smaller federal workforce if approved by Congress, an architect of the plan said Wednesday.
The Bel Air Library has been mobbed with people this winter seeking walk-in passport services as they plan their summer travel, or people from foreign countries want to make sure their citizenship documents are up to date.
As the White House announced a series of measures designed to respond to a hacking campaign to interfere with the presidential election, officials revealed that Russia maintains a suspected spy base in Maryland.
The State Department says it's closely monitoring Gambia's detention of a U.S. citizen from Maryland who was arrested during an anti-government demonstration while visiting her native country in April.
The State Department's inspector general has found that former Secretary of State Colin Powell and staff close to former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice received classified national security information on their personal accounts, according to information disclosed Thursday by Rep. Elijah E. Cummings.
The State Department confirmed that 41-year-old Anita Datar of Takoma Park was among at least 20 killed in the terror attack Friday in a hotel in Mali's capital. She was the only American known to have died in the attack..
Joel Rubin, a former State Department official and vocal supporter of President Barack Obama's foreign policy announced Monday he is entering the crowded field of Democrats hoping to capture Rep. Chris Van Hollen's seat next year.
At home in Pakistan, Ammar Zafarullah works with the organization Pakistan Youth Change Advocates to prevent "well-to-do educated youth" from being recruited as the future financiers and social media gurus of extremist groups like al-Qaida and the Islamic State. On Wednesday, he listened intently as Munir Bahar talked about his own 300 Men March organization in Baltimore, and how it does similar work keeping at-risk youth out of the city's street gangs and gun violence.