Local headlines from D.C., Maryland & Delaware
Search Local Newspapers
D.C. schools chancellor bats away calls for resignation after he sought special treatment
/
A majority of D.C. Council members say Antwan Wilson must go. ‘The trust is just gone,’ one said.

Hogan visits Stevenson University to tout transfer of former Rosewood Center property
Thu, 6 Jul 2017 16:48:35 PDT

Gov. Larry Hogan visited Stevenson University in Owings Mills Thursday to mark the planned transfer of the state-owned Rosewood Center property to the growing school.

"It's been a long time coming," Hogan told Stevenson employees and students who gathered on campus to celebrate the deal, which will...


Hogan names 10 to medical marijuana commission, replacing 6 commissioners
Thu, 6 Jul 2017 16:35:29 PDT

Gov. Larry Hogan on Thursday made 10 appointments to the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission, filling vacant positions and replacing six commissioners whose terms had expired.

The commission is charged with implementing Maryland's medical cannabis program. The appointments include doctors, business...


Federal grand jury indicts Baltimore police officers on additional robbery charges
Thu, 6 Jul 2017 16:29:01 PDT

A federal racketeering case against officers in an elite unit of the Baltimore Police Department deepened Thursday with a new indictment alleging three of them robbed civilians of more than $280,000 over five years.

The three veteran officers from the Gun Trace Task Force also plotted to sell drugs...


Maryland joins suit against U.S. Education Secretary over student loan repayments
Thu, 6 Jul 2017 16:28:02 PDT

Attorneys General in 18 states, including Maryland, have filed suit against the U.S. Department of Education and Secretary Betsy DeVos in an attempt to keep in place rules that helped protect students from the predatory practices of some for-profit colleges.

Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh...


Hogan seeks ‘any kind of possible solutions’ to Baltimore violence
Thu, 6 Jul 2017 16:17:29 PDT

With the number of homicides in Baltimore rising at a staggering rate, Gov. Larry Hogan said Thursday he will meet with Mayor Catherine Pugh to discuss how the state could help.

The governor blamed the heroin trade and lax gun-crime sentencing for driving violence that has killed 180 people in the...


A look back at the LSU baseball senior class’ legacy
Thu, 06 Jul 2017 19:16:00 -0400
Disappointment reigned supreme in the LSU dugout as the new kings of college baseball celebrated in front of them and for senior Cole Freeman, it was a cold truth in the immediate aftermath.

LSU pitcher Eric Walker to miss 2018 season due to injury
Thu, 06 Jul 2017 19:14:00 -0400
LSU freshman pitcher Eric Walker has been diagnosed with a tear in the ulnar collateral ligament of his right elbow and will undergo reconstructive surgery, causing him to miss the 2018 season, coach Paul Mainieri announced Thursday.

Dr. Robert T. Scott, Carroll County orthodontist, dies
Thu, 6 Jul 2017 15:46:00 PDT

Dr. Robert T. Scott, a retired Carroll County orthodontist who participated in humanitarian missions to Ecuador, Costa Rica, Morocco and Kenya, and also produced wines at his Westminster vineyard, died Friday at Maryland Shock Trauma Center of complications from a fall.

The Westminster resident...


E. Allen Robinson of Pikesville, investment consultant, dies
Thu, 6 Jul 2017 15:45:00 PDT

E. Allen Robinson, a wealth management consultant and a co-founder of Betsy Robinson's Bridal Collection, died Saturday from cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Pikesville resident was 77.

Emanuel Allen Robinson was the son of Irving Robinson and Louise Milhouser Robinson, founders...


Man charged in shooting death of Dionay Smith
Thu, 06 Jul 2017 17:41:00 -0400
BATLIMORE (TNS) — Baltimore police have charged a suspect in the killing of the brother of the department’s lead spokesman.

University of Maryland names new chief diversity officer
Thu, 6 Jul 2017 14:23:00 PDT

After complaints by students that the University of Maryland, College Park has not taken concerns about racial inclusion seriously, the institution announced Thursday that it tapped a national leader in diversity education to serve in the president's cabinet.

Roger L. Worthington will be the university's...


Page 2229 of 2335 pages ‹ First  < 2227 2228 2229 2230 2231 >  Last ›