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Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan calls on all of Maryland's county school systems to immediately make every effort to return to some form of in-person instruction no later than March 1 during a news conference on Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021, in Annapolis, Md. Maryland State Superintendent of Schools Karen Salmon is standing by him. (AP Photo/Brian Witte)

Hogan calls for some in-person school learning by March 1

Jan. 21, 2021 5:15 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Gov. Larry Hogan called on all Maryland school systems on Thursday to make every effort to have some form of in-person classroom learning by March 1, or he'll do whatever he can to make it happen. Ultimately, local officials in Maryland's 24 local jurisdictions have the authority to...

Former President Donald Trump looks out his window as his motorcade drives through West Palm Beach, Fla., on his way to his Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach after arriving from Washington aboard Air Force One on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021. (Damon Higgins/The Palm Beach Post via AP)

'Just move on': Republicans grapple with post-Trump future

Jan. 21, 2021 12:05 PM EST

For the first time in more than a decade, Republicans are waking up to a Washington where Democrats control the White House and Congress, adjusting to an era of diminished power, deep uncertainty and internal feuding. The shift to minority status is always difficult, prompting debates over who is to blame for...

Gov. Hogan highlights virus aid, tax cuts, in budget plan

Jan. 19, 2021 4:53 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan highlighted his $1 billion virus relief proposal and tax cuts Tuesday in his annual budget proposal for the next fiscal year. Hogan outlined only highlights of his budget plan to the General Assembly during a news conference. The administration isn't...

Maryland lawmaker forms oversight panel on vaccine rollout

Jan. 19, 2021 4:04 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A top Maryland lawmaker announced Tuesday that he is forming an oversight panel to monitor the state's COVID-19 vaccine rollout, after criticizing “unacceptable” levels of confusion about vaccine access, administration and distribution in the state. Senate President Bill...

Armed members of the Maryland National Guard secures the perimeter around the U.S. Capitol, Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021, in Washington as the House of Representatives continues with its fast-moving House vote to impeach President Donald Trump, a week after a mob of Trump supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

Hogan visits Maryland National Guard soldiers at Capitol

Jan. 19, 2021 8:26 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan traveled to Washington D.C. to visit soldiers from the state’s National Guard and received a security briefing ahead of the presidential inauguration, his office said. Hogan was joined on Monday by Maryland’s Brigadier Gen. Janeen L. Birckhead, who...

FILE - In this Jan. 12, 2021 photo provided by the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner, National Guard members assisting with processing COVID-19 deaths, placing them into temporary storage at the medical examiner-coroner's office in Los Angeles. The seven-day rolling average of daily deaths is rising in 30 states and the District of Columbia, and on Monday, Jan 18, 2021, the U.S. was approaching 398,000, according to data collected by Johns Hopkins University, by far the highest of any country in the world. (Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner via AP, File)

Coronavirus deaths rising in 30 US states amid winter surge

Jan. 18, 2021 7:30 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Coronavirus deaths are rising in nearly two-thirds of American states as a winter surge pushes the overall toll toward 400,000 amid warnings that a new, highly contagious variant is taking hold. As Americans observed a national holiday Monday, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo pleaded with...

Baltimore anti-violence activist shot dead on city street

Jan. 18, 2021 9:57 AM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — A well-known anti-violence activist in Baltimore has been shot to death on the city’s streets, officials said. City officials said Dante Barksdale, 47, was killed Sunday in the southeastern part of the city. Police issued a news release Sunday reporting that a man was found with a...

FILE - In this Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019 file photo, Maryland Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller speaks with members of the news media after listening to Gov. Larry Hogan deliver his annual State of the State address to a joint session of the legislature in Annapolis, Md. Former Maryland Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller has died at age 78. His family said in a statement Friday, Jan. 15, 2021 that he died at home surrounded by loved ones. Miller was a major force in Maryland politics and the state's longest-serving Senate president.  (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

Former Maryland Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller dies

Jan. 15, 2021 6:11 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Thomas V. Mike Miller, a major force in Maryland politics for decades and the nation's longest-serving state Senate president, has died, his family said. He was 78. A Democrat, he was first elected Maryland Senate president in 1987. He stepped down from the leadership position in...

Hogan declares state of emergency for inauguration

Jan. 15, 2021 4:46 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan declared a state of emergency on Friday related to next week's presidential inauguration, and he is asking for a presidential disaster declaration to reimburse the state for costs due to last week's response to the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol. The state...

Maryland Senate overrides some of governor's vetoes

Jan. 15, 2021 3:33 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The Maryland Senate voted Friday to override Gov. Larry Hogan's veto of a measure to fund a first-in-the-nation state board that focuses on making high-cost prescription drugs more affordable. It was among more than a dozen veto overrides approved by the Senate in the first week of...