Latest Baltimore News

Bengals say QB Joe Burrow has been cleared for contact and is good to go for training camp

Jul. 22, 2024 15:20 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joe Burrow and his surgically repaired wrist have been cleared for contact, and the Cincinnati Bengals star quarterback is ready to go for the opening of training camp on Wednesday. Burrow was sidelined last season when he suffered a torn ligament in his right...

Baltimore man arrested in deadly shooting of 12-year-old girl

Jul. 22, 2024 11:31 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — A Baltimore man was arrested Sunday in the recent shooting of a 12-year-old girl who was found dead on the first floor of an east Baltimore rowhome. The shooting occurred Friday night. Police said they quickly identified Omar Passmore, 28, as a suspect. Passmore...

Grayson Rodriguez gets AL-best 12th win as Orioles hit 3 more homers to beat Rangers 8-4

Jul. 20, 2024 23:26 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Grayson Rodriguez struck out eight over six innings for his AL-best 12th win, and Cedric Mullins became the eighth Baltimore batter with 10 home runs this season as the Orioles beat the Texas Rangers 8-4 on Saturday night. Jordan Westburg and Ryan O'Hearn...

Scherzer exits after 2 innings with arm fatigue in his 1st Rangers start out of the All-Star break

Jul. 20, 2024 23:22 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Max Scherzer exited after two innings because of arm fatigue in his first start for the Texas Rangers out of the All-Star break. The three-time Cy Young Award winner allowed four runs as eight of the 14 Baltimore batters he faced reached base Saturday night...

All-Star starter Burnes has no complaints about reasons for chaos, but he's ready for normal again

Jul. 20, 2024 00:31 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Corbin Burnes is ready to get back into a more normal routine, though the Baltimore right-hander has no complaints about why things have been so chaotic for him in the last few weeks. Burnes allowed one run and two hits over six innings when the AL...

Carroll Fitzgerald, former Baltimore council member wounded in 1976 shooting, dead at 89

Jul. 19, 2024 16:42 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Carroll J. “Fitz” Fitzgerald, a former Baltimore City Council member who survived a 1976 shooting rampage at a temporary City Hall office, has died. He was 89. The Baltimore Sun reports that Fitzgerald died July 8 of a pulmonary embolism at Sinai Hospital of...

Corbin Burnes has whirlwind All-Star experience after checking in on newborn twins

Jul. 16, 2024 21:58 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Corbin Burnes planned to break away from his newborn twin daughters and show up at the All-Star Game regardless of whether he was the starting pitcher for the American League. In a Midsummer Classic filled with replacements and first-time All-Stars, the...

A Baltimore man died after being sedated and restrained by medics. His mom wants answers

Jul. 16, 2024 00:10 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — When Trea Ellinger left a Baltimore drug rehab facility last summer, he assured his anxious mother that everything was fine. He had his medications and was planning to meet up with his girlfriend. By the following afternoon, he was dead — not from the violence...

Baltimore officials sue to block 'baby bonus' initiative that would give new parents $1,000

Jul. 15, 2024 15:52 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore’s mayor and city council have filed a lawsuit seeking to stop a proposal that would let voters decide whether to give all new parents a one-time $1,000 “baby bonus” meant to help alleviate childhood poverty from birth. The complaint was filed...

Jacoby Jones, a star of Baltimore's most recent Super Bowl title run, has died at age 40

Jul. 14, 2024 17:41 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Former NFL receiver Jacoby Jones, whose 108-yard kickoff return in 2013 remains the longest touchdown in Super Bowl history, has died. He was 40. The Houston Texans, Jones' team for the first five seasons of his career, announced his death on Sunday. In a statement...