| May 14, 2013
| 12:00 PM
For the last six years, Republican state legislators have put together an alternative budget to the one presented and usually enacted by Democrats, who have strong majorities in both houses of the legislature. This year, however, the GOP declined to offer...
| May 7, 2013
| 12:46 PM
Gun crime has plunged in the United States since its peak in the middle of the 1990s, including gun killings, assaults, robberies and other crimes, two new studies of government data show.
Yet few Americans are aware of the dramatic drop, and more...
| May 10, 2013
| 1:19 PM
Guess they were right: There’s just no telling.
This news would rate just above “Kobe Bryant Gets Fat,” if still trailing “Lindsay Lohan Elected U.S. Senator” in the you’ve-gotta-be-kidding-me department:
| May 1, 2013
| 9:48 AM
Anne Arundel County Police say a call to a hotel in the Linthicum Heights area on Monday resulted in the seizure of more than 120 grams of suspected cocaine and other drugs and more than $10,000 cash.
The call also resulted in one arrest on drug...
| May 6, 2013
When Chris Marciano was 4 years old, he would have a blistering tantrum whenever music came on the radio. By the second grade, his teacher described him as "not with us." At age 11, he was kicked out of school.
"The pediatrician said he was just...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 11:30 AM
A group of alleged Black Guerrilla Family members met last December to discuss a robbery with a confidential source, who, unbeknownst to them, was working with the Drug Enforcement Administration. The price of cocaine in Baltimore City at that moment...
| Aug 28, 2012
For months, Anthony Brown fooled his jailers into believing that he was just another prisoner inside Men's Central Jail.
In fact, the 45-year-old armed robber was working for the FBI on a highly sensitive investigation of the Los Angeles County jails....
| Sep 22, 2012
| 3:15 PM
Baltimore's next police commissioner is walking through a west-side neighborhood with some of the community's most engaged residents, but that's not enough for Anthony W. Batts.
He wants to talk to a teacher sipping coffee on her porch. He jogs across...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 12:53 PM
Authorities say they have uncovered extensive information about the inner workings of Sao Paulo state's largest criminal gang, which is suspected in the killings of 73 police officers so far this year....
| Oct 2, 2012
| 2:43 PM
For decades, the Pueblo Bishops Bloods kept a tight, violent reign on the South Los Angeles project from which it draws its name....
| Oct 18, 2012
| 1:23 PM
Federal agents and local police arrested four members and associates of a South Los Angeles street gang Thursday, the same day city prosecutors filed a civil injunction to force changes at an apartment complex that has been a center of......