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Gunman kills soldier, opens fire in Canada’s Parliament
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — A gunman with a scarf over his face shot to death a Canadian soldier standing guard at the nation’s war memorial Wednesday, then stormed Parliament in a hail of gunfire before h
Lawmakers want access to police database of collected cellphone data
WashingtonTimes.com / Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:38:08 -0400
Virginia lawmakers say they expect to address revelations of a cellphone records database built and maintained by five Hampton Roads-area policing agencies during the upcoming legislative session.
The California-based Center for Investigative Reporting released documents this week revealing local governments and police agencies in the cities of Hampton, Newport News, ...
Signposts damaged at Washington House
NewarkPostOnline.com / Thu, 23 Oct 2014 01:45:00 -0400
Someone bent eight signposts in the parking garage of the Washington House on Main Street, police said.
Man enters plea to gun possession
A Baltimore man pleaded guilty Wednesday in Frederick County Circuit Court to illegally owning a firearm.
Spirits of the Furnace resurrects history
Catoctin Furnace has sat cold and silent for over a century, but volunteers from Silver Oak Academy will attempt to bring the site back to life, if only in the imagination.
‘An Evening With Claire McCardell’
“An Evening With Claire McCardell” is an exhibition featuring original designs from the exclusive McCardell collection at the Historical Society of Frederick County.
Ngata’s versatility gives Ravens a Haloti-of-all-trades
Herald-Mail.com / Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:20:00 -0400
Haloti Ngata does it all for the Baltimore Ravens, which now includes long snapping on kicks.
Baltimore man charged with attempted break-in on Ashley Road
NewarkPostOnline.com / Thu, 23 Oct 2014 02:00:00 -0400
Police arrested 23-year-old Joseph Hughes, of Baltimore, over the weekend for trying to break into an 81-year-old woman's house.
Another White House fence jumper in wake of previous Secret Service lapses, Ottawa attack
WashingtonTimes.com / Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:58:14 -0400
WASHINGTON — A 23-year-old Maryland man was in the custody Wednesday night after he climbed over the White House fence and was swiftly apprehended on the North Lawn by uniformed Secret Service agents and their dogs.
The incident came about a month after a previous White House fence jumper sprinted ...
Urbana High senior to sell children’s book at Curious Iguana
A senior at Urbana High School is the first writer whose book will be sold at Curious Iguana as part of the shop's new consignment program for local authors.
Mercersburg sweeps Goretti for IPSL soccer titles
Herald-Mail.com / Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:31:00 -0400
Area roundup — Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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