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Murder defendant sentenced in Newark gun case
NewarkPostOnline.com / Wed, 04 May 2016 13:55:00 -0400
A man awaiting trial in the slayings of a Newark appraiser and his wife inside their Elkton, Md., home in February 2015 has been sentenced to six years in prison on unrelated firearms convictions relating to an incident in Newark.

Cordova woman sentenced to 18 months in jail
StarDem.com / Thu, 05 May 2016 03:30:00 -0400
EASTON — During a Friday, April 29, sentencing hearing, a Cordova woman was sentenced to three years in prison, with all but 18 months suspended, after being convicted in March on charges related to the October 2014 accident on Easton…

Baltimore school board criticized for secret search for new CEO
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 4 May 2016 18:02:00 PDT
City and state officials criticized the Baltimore school board Wednesday for conducting a secret search for a new schools chief that left the public and key legislators unaware that the process was underway. The board's announcement Tuesday night that schools CEO Gregory Thornton would step down...

Soffit falling from Newark Opera House
NewarkPostOnline.com / Wed, 04 May 2016 23:45:00 -0400
Soffit is falling from the historic Newark Opera House building, prompting the city’s code enforcement division to close a section of Main Street sidewalk until the issue is fixed.

Trump’s open path to nomination causes agony for some in GOP
StarDem.com / Wed, 04 May 2016 18:09:00 -0400
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump’s last Republican foe, Ohio Gov. John Kasich, ended his quixotic presidential campaign Wednesday, cementing Trump’s remarkable triumph as his party’s presumptive nominee and launching him toward a likely fall battle with Hillary Clinton. Some reluctant…

Burglar steals cash from hotel room
NewarkPostOnline.com / Wed, 04 May 2016 23:11:00 -0400
Someone entered a hotel room while the guest was sleeping and stole cash out of his wallet, police say.

Police name suspect in peeping tom case at Towson University
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 4 May 2016 19:45:00 PDT
Towson University police said Wednesday they have obtained an arrest warrant for a suspect in a peeping tom incident Monday at the college. Police said for Zachary Campbell,, 24, is not affiliated with the school. About 3 p.m. Monday, a man was seen in a third floor bathroom in the College of Liberal...

Ben Carson takes on new role with Trump campaign
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 4 May 2016 18:49:17 PDT
Dr. Ben Carson, the retired Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon who suspended his presidential bid two months ago, will help Donald Trump's ascendant campaign choose a running mate — a move that has Carson supporters hopeful about his political future.Carson, the former Marylander who developed a following...

Murder defendant sentenced in Newark gun case
NewarkPostOnline.com / Wed, 04 May 2016 13:55:00 -0400
A man awaiting trial in the slayings of a Newark appraiser and his wife inside their Elkton, Md., home in February 2015 has been sentenced to six years in prison on unrelated firearms convictions relating to an incident in Newark.

Yanks blank O’s to snap skid
Herald-Mail.com / Wed, 04 May 2016 22:29:00 -0400
CC Sabathia pitched seven sharp innings, Brian McCann drove in three runs and the New York Yankees ended their six-game losing streak by beating the Baltimore Orioles 7-0 on Wednesday night.

Driver had a monkey on his back even before he got arrested
StarDem.com / Wed, 04 May 2016 18:33:00 -0400
BURIEN, Wash. (AP) — A Washington state driver who had a monkey on his back wound up with handcuffs on his wrists.

Award-winner sheep shearer brings skills to Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival
BaltimoreSun.com / Thu, 5 May 2016 03:00:00 PDT
Watching Emily Chamelin outmaneuver a wriggling sheep as she shears its woolly coat – deftly dodging swift kicks at the whirring electric clippers in her hand as the animal lies on its back – it's clear who's in charge. As an award-winning professional sheep shearer who travels the world to work...

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