| Feb 12, 2014
| 6:50 PM
The heavy snow that fell across the state Thursday morning into early afternoon has given way to light sleet, freezing rain and rain, which will continue through the evening, said FOX CT Meteorologist Joe Furey.
Snowfall was in the 8 to 12 inch range...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 7:16 PM
Cars of the future will know when they're about to get hit — and how to speak up about it.
U.S. auto safety regulators on Monday took the first steps toward mandating that automakers build cars that talk to one another. They would speak in short-...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 11:09 AM
The explosion of surveillance technology has generated another legislative faceoff between public safety and citizens' privacy — this time over license-plate scanners that can read 1,800 plates a minute and create massive databases that map by GPS...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 7:00 PM
Everyone knew there would be some gun owners flouting the law that legislators hurriedly passed last April, requiring residents to register all military-style rifles with state police by Dec. 31.
But few thought the figures would be this bad.
| Feb 8, 2014
| 8:43 AM
A recent spate of high-profile crimes in the area around Patterson Park has sparked new and warring commentary over the perennial issues of public safety and inequality in Baltimore.
It started this week with a blog post titled "Baltimore City, You're...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 7:13 PM
Gov. Martin O'Malley on Tuesday demanded that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security explain why federal officials are deporting a higher share of noncriminals from Maryland than from most other states under a controversial immigration program called...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 1:43 PM
The next Annapolis Neighborhood Watch meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 12, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Annapolis Police Headquarters, 199 Taylor Avenue.
The meeting topic is human trafficking, and retired Detective Jeffrey Hartlove will speak about a...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 2:34 PM
Maria Carmen's 6-year-old daughter last spent a morning at home with her father on a Wednesday in October before he went to work.
On the way to his construction job, he was pulled over for speeding on Eastern Avenue — a routine traffic stop that...
| Feb 22, 2014
January 25, nine shotgun blasts rang through crowded passageways inside The Mall in Columbia. In seconds, three lives were claimed, and Howard County joined Newtown, Conn.; Aurora, Colo. and too many others on a grim list of places where a sense of...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 7:35 PM
Los Angeles County transportation officials presented several alternatives this week for a new overpass and other road work in the San Fernando Corridor that would pave the way for the closure of one of the most dangerous street-level crossings in the...
| Jan 22, 2014
Highland Park hopes to save about $200,000 a year by consolidating its emergency dispatch services with Glenview's later this spring, officials said recently.
Officials say the dispatch consolidation may improve emergency response.
It's the latest...