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Villanueva to experience Ravens-Steelers from Baltimore side

Dec. 02, 2021 18:35 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Alejandro Villanueva is about to experience the other side of the Ravens-Steelers rivalry. Perhaps that's why he's a little hesitant to give this particular clash any more fuel than it already has. “I come from a country...

Katie Curran O'Malley launches Maryland attorney general bid

Dec. 02, 2021 17:18 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Former Baltimore judge Katie Curran O’Malley formally announced Thursday that she is running for attorney general. The former Maryland first lady retired from the bench in October and formed a committee to explore a run after current Attorney General...

Police: Man charged in killing of woman at church

Dec. 02, 2021 14:40 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore police announced Thursday that they've charged a 62-year-old man in the killing of a grandmother at a church last month. Police said the warrant apprehension task force took Manzie Smith Jr. into custody Wednesday and he was charged with...

Fading Steelers reeling as AFC North-leading Ravens visit

Dec. 02, 2021 14:18 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger knew what was coming. Call it the byproduct of nearly two decades spent in the familiar rhythms of an NFL season. So before the question was even finished about the importance of Sunday's visit by AFC North-leading Baltimore, the...

Baltimore County detectives solve 1981 killing of teen girl

Dec. 02, 2021 11:52 AM EST

TOWSON, Md. (AP) — Baltimore County police say they’ve solved a 40-year-old homicide of a teenage girl. DNA evidence has proven that John Anthony Petrecca Jr. killed Heather Porter, a 13-year-old girl whose body was found in a wooded area of Towson in September 1981,...

Former Baltimore prosecutor accused of stalking women

Dec. 02, 2021 08:33 AM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Nearly 90 criminal charges have been filed against a former Baltimore homicide prosecutor, alleging he subpoenaed phone records to stalk and harass the women he dated over nearly two years, authorities said. Adam Chaudry, who worked 13 years in the...

Rogers scores 17 to carry UMBC past Columbia 98-60

Dec. 02, 2021 00:26 AM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Darnell Rogers registered 17 points as UMBC easily defeated Columbia 98-60 on Wednesday night. Keondre Kennedy had 16 points for Maryland-Baltimore County (5-2). Nathan Johnson added 13 points. Jacob Boonyasith had seven rebounds. ...

Orioles grant Kriske release for international opportunity

Nov. 30, 2021 15:34 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles granted right-hander Brooks Kriske his release to pursue an international opportunity. The Orioles also announced Tuesday that infielder Lucius Fox was claimed off waivers by the Washington Nationals. The...

Mike Rosenbaum drops out of Maryland governor's race

Nov. 30, 2021 10:20 AM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Democrat Mike Rosenbaum announced Tuesday he is dropping out of the Maryland governor’s race. His decision narrows the field of Democratic candidates in the primary from nine to eight. Rosenbaum, who is a tech entrepreneur...

Ugly or not, win over Cleveland put Ravens atop AFC

Nov. 29, 2021 17:41 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Give John Harbaugh and the Baltimore Ravens credit for self awareness. They have the best record in the AFC now, but at this point it's hard to deny that they have a lot of room for improvement. “We're not perfect, but we're...