| 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.
| Jun 4, 2013
| 12:09 PM
UPDATE 9:58 pm: State police has released the name of the road maintenance worker killed Tuesday afternoon on Interstate 81 in Montgomery County. Steven Cox, 40, of Roanoke was an employee of Infrastructure Corporation of America and was clearing debris...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 2:22 AM
Commonwealth's Attorney Mary Pettitt announced that Arlex Cardenas-Flores, 34, was found guilty of felony Abduction following a trial in Montgomery County Circuit Court today.
He faces up to 10 years in prison.
On June 29, 2012, Cardenas-Flores...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 6:23 AM
Congressional Republicans are stepping up their rhetoric on federal employee pay, positioning the issue as a central bargaining chip in negotiations next month over raising the debt ceiling and keeping the government open.
House GOP leaders will hold...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 5:14 PM
Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller testified Wednesday that Maryland's shortage of funds for transportation projects is a crisis that needs to be addressed now.
Appearing before the Senate Budget & Taxation Committee, Miller said his proposed...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Jerry Feaser of the Pennsylvanai Game Commission reports the following: As Pennsylvania hunters and trappers begin purchasing their 2011-12 licenses (as of Monday, June 11), Pennsylvania Game Commission teams of land managers, foresters and Food and Cover...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 2:41 PM
Imminent danger or no way to know.
It's the decision a jury will decide Wednesday in the Virginia Tech lawsuit.
The university is being sued by two families of victims of the April 16, 2007, shootings.
We now know this case will go into day number...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 2:44 PM
Mary Virginia "Ginny" Mudd, who had been active in Baltimore County Republican politics and served on the board of the historic Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Towson, died March 7 of pneumonia at Greater Baltimore Medical Center.
The longtime Lutherville...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 2:58 PM
Jurors have ruled in favor of two families who filed a lawsuit against the state following the 2007 shootings at Virginia Tech.
The families of two of the victims -- Erin Peterson and Juila Pryde -- will receive $4 million.
Erin Peterson's father,...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 6:15 PM
An advocacy group filed a complaint Friday with the federal government alleging that a Baltimore-based company put hundreds of employees at risk by failing to protect them against asbestos.
Alexandra Rosenblatt and Jonathan F. Harris, staff lawyers...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 10:20 AM
The former Franklin County Sheriff's Deputy who is accused of wounding a state police officer and killing his ex-wife last Memorial Day had his trial in Montgomery County delayed Tuesday.
Jonathan Agee appeared in Montgomery County court Tuesday for...