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As needs increase, Newark Empowerment Center struggles to keep up
NewarkPostOnline.com / Tue, 30 Sep 2014 01:30:00 -0400
Robert was working at KB Toys when the toy store chain closed nationwide and he lost his job. He tried to find work elsewhere, but couldn't keep up with the bills. He and his wife became homeless.

Grace’s teamwork leads to sweep of Hancock
Herald-Mail.com / Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:26:00 -0400
Working as a team and a cohesive unit has been a constant hallmark of this season’s Grace Academy volleyball team, and after Monday’s straight-set win over Hancock, it sure seems like the Knights are

Reports: WH intruder gets far past front door
StarDem.com / Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:51:00 -0400
WASHINGTON (AP) — The intruder who climbed a fence made it farther inside the White House than the Secret Service has publicly acknowledged, the Washington Post and New York Times newspapers reported


Afghan president sworn in, paving way for U.S. pact
FrederickNewsPost.com / Tue, 30 Sep 2014 02:00:00 -0400
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan swore in Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai as its second elected president on Monday, embarking on a new era with a national unity government poised to confront a resilient T

Trapped man rescued from collapsed building
StarDem.com / Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:55:00 -0400
BALTIMORE (AP) — Firefighters have rescued a man who was trapped when a rowhouse collapsed across the street from Oriole Park at Camden Yards.

Williamsport serves up victory over Greencastle
Herald-Mail.com / Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:35:00 -0400
Williamsport used Samantha Raidt's serving in the all-important fifth set to pull out a win over Greencastle.

Grandmother of child who died of methadone intoxication sentenced to 40 years
BaltimoreSun.com / Mon, 29 Sep 2014 20:07:24 EDT
Towanda Reaves, 51, told police she rubbed the drug on the boy's gumsA Baltimore woman received a 40-year prison sentence Monday in the death of her 1-year-old grandson and abuse of her granddaughter after a judge said she rubbed methadone onto the children's gums before she put them to bed and headed off to a party.

Metz sisters share soccer, along with knee injuries
Herald-Mail.com / Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:14:00 -0400
This soccer season was one that sisters Amy and Erica Metz had anxiously anticipated, but things changed after they both tore an ACL just two weeks apart.

Ravens weather multiple storms to get off to strong start
Herald-Mail.com / Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:46:00 -0400
The Baltimore Ravens navigated their way through the Ray Rice saga and overcame a series of injuries to put together a three-game winning streak.

Perez draws attention for attorney general
BaltimoreSun.com / Mon, 29 Sep 2014 20:35:00 EDT
Labor Secretary recently cleared contentious Senate confirmation— Marylander Thomas E. Perez, who has served as secretary of the U.S. Department of Labor for a little more than a year, is now being eyed for an even more prominent position in President Barack Obama's second-term Cabinet: successor to Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr.

SUN INVESTIGATES   Officials call for tougher penalties for police brutality
BaltimoreSun.com / Mon, 29 Sep 2014 22:08:41 EDT
Allegations of beatings were detailed in Baltimore Sun investigationState and local politicians continued the call Monday for heightened scrutiny of Baltimore police officers who are the focus of brutality allegations, urging tougher penalties for offenders and greater disclosure of internal discipline.

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