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Ravens S Thomas respectfully gears up for return to Seattle

Oct. 16, 2019 4:27 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Over the course of nine NFL seasons with the Seattle Seahawks, Earl Thomas picked off 28 passes, earned a Super Bowl ring and was selected to the Pro Bowl six times. Those are some of the memories the standout safety will take across the country before he faces his former team...

Maryland panel recommends new $4B school funding formula

Oct. 15, 2019 4:33 PM EDT

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A Maryland panel voted Tuesday to recommend updating the state's education funding formula to phase in a major increase for schools that will reach $4 billion annually a decade from now for K-12. Under the proposal, the state would contribute about $2.8 billion and local governments...

Ravens' secondary gets thinner with loss of S DeShon Elliott

Oct. 14, 2019 6:36 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Injuries in the defensive backfield just keep on coming for the Baltimore Ravens, who likely will play without safety DeShon Elliott the rest of the season. Coach John Harbaugh said Monday that Elliott suffered a serious knee injury in Sunday's 23-17 victory over the Bengals. It...

Police: Man charged in Baltimore shooting of 2-year-old

Oct. 14, 2019 3:40 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Police in Baltimore say a man has been charged in a road rage shooting of a 2-year-old boy. Police said in a statement Monday that 33-year old Javon Johnson faces charges of attempted murder, assault and gun-related counts. The boy was shot in the stomach Saturday and remains hospitalized....

Bengals must wait longer for 'rewarding' first win

Oct. 13, 2019 6:37 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Cincinnati Bengals can't stop the run, score touchdowns when they reach the red zone or catch one of those timely breaks that can turn the tide on the most frustrating of seasons. First-year coach Zac Taylor is simultaneously trying to fix his team's many problems while looking forward...

Jackson runs, passes Ravens past winless Bengals 23-17

Oct. 13, 2019 5:42 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Lamar Jackson presented the Cincinnati Bengals with a can't-win dilemma: Try to prevent the versatile quarterback from running, or stop him from passing? Turns out, Cincinnati was powerless to do either. Jackson rambled, shimmied and passed his way through the winless Bengals while guiding...

Mack Truck workers begin strike at plants in 3 states

Oct. 13, 2019 3:26 PM EDT

MACUNGIE, Pa. (AP) — Thousands of Mack Truck workers were on strike Sunday at plants in three states, the first such walkout in decades. United Automobile Workers union members, many wearing red T-shirts and carrying signs, began picketing in the morning at the Mack Truck cab and vehicle assembly plant in...

Boy, 2, wounded by gunfire when shots are fired into vehicle

Oct. 12, 2019 7:48 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — An act of road rage left a 2-year-old boy with a gunshot wound in the stomach Saturday in Baltimore, a shooting emblematic of the city's entrenched gun culture, which has already claimed more than 260 lives and left over 620 people injured this year. In a news conference hours after the...

A river runs through it: Groups team up to clean park

Oct. 12, 2019 9:01 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Piles of dirty mattresses, weather-worn wood furniture, cardboard boxes and other debris lined the dirt path snaking through Herring Run Park's southern extension. Volunteers lifted rotting litter onto construction vehicles bearing the Baltimore city logo, which took them to massive...

Suit says feds using immigration marriage interviews as trap

Oct. 12, 2019 12:47 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Alyse and Elmer Sanchez were thrilled when they survived their "green card" interview, a crucial step in obtaining lawful status in the United States. She texted her family from the immigration office as relief washed over her: The officer had agreed that their marriage is legitimate....