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Georgia State picks South Carolina’s Elliott as head coach
Herald-Mail.com / Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:37:40 -0500
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia State has turned to South Carolina assistant Shawn Elliott to energize a program that hasn't had a winning season since moving up to college football's top division.
Edgewood man arrested on child pornography charges
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 9 Dec 2016 17:55:00 PST
Maryland State Police computer crimes investigators say they have arrested and charged a Harford County man with the possession and distribution of child pornography. The suspect is identified as David J Loukota, III, 50, of the 900 block of Top View Drive in Edgewood. According to a State Police...
Harford Deputies arrest suspect in September bank robbery
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 9 Dec 2016 14:30:00 PST
The Harford County Sheriff's Office said it arrested a Joppa man Thursday night and charged him with robbing a bank in Constant Friendship in September. Ervin Lorenzo White, 32, of Joppa, has been charged with armed robbery, robbery, first degree assault and other related charges. Deputies executed...
Houston promotes Major Applewhite to head coach
Herald-Mail.com / Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:35:19 -0500
HOUSTON (AP) — The University of Houston didn't end up needing to go far in replacing head coach Tom Herman.
Analysis: Most troubling is Russia’s reaction to scandal
Herald-Mail.com / Sat, 10 Dec 2016 01:44:08 -0500
Troubling as the details of the McLaren Report were, a news item out of Russia earlier this week was equally so. The new chair of the country's "revamped" anti-doping agency will be Yelena Isinbayeva, the pole vault great who has…
Consultant: More than $100 million more needed for Frederick County Public Schools budget
FrederickNewsPost.com / Fri, 09 Dec 2016 23:30:00 -0500
Frederick County Public Schools should receive $119 million more than it gets from county and Maryland governments, consultants for a state education commission recommended.
Community Foundation provides impact grants
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 10 Dec 2016 01:30:00 -0500
During its recent FY2017 impact grantsmaking cycle, The Community Foundation of Frederick County provided $216,586.23 to 35 area nonprofits dedicated to improving lives and enhancing Frederick County.
Russia’s lab wizard created drug cocktails but caught cheats
Herald-Mail.com / Sat, 10 Dec 2016 05:38:49 -0500
MOSCOW (AP) — Even as he worked to cover up doping by Russian athletes, Grigory Rodchenkov was developing technology which would help to catch them years later.
Column: Clean Olympians deserve a proper medal ceremony
Herald-Mail.com / Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:40:33 -0500
Adam Nelson received his Olympic gold medal in the food court at Atlanta's airport.
Miller shuffles Maryland Senate leadership positions
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 9 Dec 2016 13:24:00 PST
Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller on Friday announced new committee and leadership appointments. Some of the changes were necessitated by the loss of two members due to November's election. The Senate lost two members to other elected offices: Baltimore's Catherine E. Pugh was elected the...
Mayfair, chopped apart and languishing, needs a creative approach
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 9 Dec 2016 15:58:00 PST
I was seated in the Hippodrome Theatre a few weeks ago and it struck me: If forces in Baltimore brought back this venerable theater in 2004, why can't the chopped-up Mayfair Theatre be preserved? Baltimore's department stores were still open for business when the Mayfair closed in 1986. They, too,...
White, Dillard lead North boys over Westminster
Herald-Mail.com / Fri, 09 Dec 2016 22:27:00 -0500
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