NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A former Maryland corrections official was tapped Thursday to run the violence-plagued New Orleans jail. Gary Maynard will fill the role of “compliance director.” Sheriff Marlin Gusman announced the choice in… The post Ex-Maryland...
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It's day two of the new school year for students in Baltimore County, but some parents thought class should have been canceled under the department's new heat policy.
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An Olympic gold medalist is at home in Maryland with a special message for her fans. Helen Maroulis is the first American woman ever to win gold in wrestling. It's long been considered a man's sport.
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Gov. Larry Hogan is scheduled to meet with the chair of the Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland to discuss the shortage of black applicants chosen as finalists to grow and process medical marijuana in the state.
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Police said 34-year-old Aseged Mekonen, who had been listed among seven people missing after the fire, had been positively identified The post 6th victim identified from Silver Spring apartment explosion appeared first on WTOP.
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OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — It’s time to find out how Joe Flacco will respond to taking a hit on his surgically repaired left knee. Flacco will start at quarterback for the Baltimore Ravens on… The post Ravens QB Flacco poised for return after 9-month...
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The Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office says it's investigating the cause of a fiery explosion that destroyed a home in rural western Maryland. The post Fire marshal probes fiery blast that destroyed rural Md. home appeared first on WTOP.
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A GPS device inside a stolen carton of cigarettes led to the arrest of two robbery suspects in Maryland. The post GPS device in stolen cigarette box leads to Md. arrest appeared first on WTOP.
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Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport says a record number of passengers flew through the airport in June, the twelfth straight month of record passengers. The post BWI set a new record for passengers in June appeared first on...
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Some newborn babies in Anne Arundel County are sporting a new pair of sneakers thanks to Nike and Matt Centrowitz. The post Centrowitz’s gold medal results in free baby shoes appeared first on WTOP.
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The Prince George's County Board of Education will meet for the first time Thursday since federal officials announced that staff with the local Head Start program had used humiliation and corporal punishment to discipline children as young as 3 and...
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A 4-year-old girl in Prince George's County was dropped off at the wrong bus stop all alone after her first day of school. The post Md. 4-year-old girl dropped off at wrong bus stop all alone appeared first on WTOP.
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Police are investigating after finding a decomposing body at a home in Rosedale. The post Police investigating body found in Rosedale home appeared first on WTOP.
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The Fisher family's caramel corn is a staple at the beach, sold by the bucket for nearly 80 years ever since they arrived in Ocean City in 1937. The post Beyond the Bay Bridge: Fisher’s Pop Corn is a family affair appeared first on WTOP.
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Gov. Larry Hogan is scheduled to meet with the chair of the Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland to discuss the shortage of black applicants chosen as finalists to grow and process medical marijuana in the state. The post Black caucus chair to meet with...
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The C&O Canal National Historical Park is offering free mule-drawn boat rides to mark the 100th birthday of the National Park Service. The post Free C&O Canal boat rides for park service centennial appeared first on WTOP.
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