| Jul 31, 2013
| 7:28 AM
Two Maryland women attempted to use their dead mothers' identities to cast illegal votes in last year's presidential election, the state prosecutor's office said Tuesday.
Officials said a Frederick County woman was indicted for attempting to cast an...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 8:55 AM
Anne Arundel County police say two Upper Marlboro residents have been arrested in a series of theft and fraud cases in which they allegedly distracted female shoppers in local grocery stores, then took their wallets and credit cards.
| Aug 9, 2013
| 8:12 PM
Singles player Ryan Davidson of Virginia Beach and the Suffolk doubles tandem of captain Brian Rowe and Jan Talian won Friday to give Rowe’s squad a 2-1 win over Montgomery County (Md.) at 5.0-plus – the highest rating contested – in the...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 4:56 PM
Calling "campus violence a reality" to prepare for, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore announced plans Thursday to spend $60,000 on the Clark Kent of teacher supplies: an innocuous-looking white board that can stop bullets.
The high-tech tablet...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 1:46 PM
Charges have been certified against a South Carolina man accused of trying to abduct a college student near Virginia Tech's campus in June.
33-year-old Arlex Flores Cardenas is accused of trying to abduct a woman around 2 a.m. June 29.
| Jun 24, 2013
Maryland, which has seen improvements in childhood education and health in recent years, ranks No. 10 in the country for overall child well-being, according to a report released today by the Baltimore-based Annie E. Casey Foundation.
Despite the high...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 3:48 PM
Severe storms with a history of damaging winds and a confirmed tornado sighting moved through Maryland on Thursday afternoon, potentially the second outbreak of tornadoes in four days for the state.
The Storm Prediction Center meanwhile confirmed that...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:21 PM
A lightning strike injured a Cecil County zookeeper, half-dollar-sized hail fell in several counties and tornado sightings sent people scurrying for shelter from Rockville to Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.
Yet the worst...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 5:10 PM
Baltimore might impose a 10-cent fee on every plastic and paper bag distributed by merchants in the city — a move praised by environmentalists as a litter deterrent but decried by some businesses who say it would hurt them and their shoppers.
| Jan 30, 2013
| 7:21 PM
In a pivotal day of testimony in the Phylicia Barnes murder trial, a 36-year-old petty criminal the defense has dismissed as a "jailhouse snitch" took the stand as one of the prosecution's key witnesses.
James McCray, currently locked up in Charles...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 2:05 AM
100 Years Ago
Quoth the Raven
"The Poe literary society of the Ellicott City High School was called to order Jan. 8, 1913, by the president, William Holman.
"The minutes of the preceding meeting were read and approved. After transacting business the...