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Maryland House OKs juvenile justice measure in response to rising auto thefts, gun possession

Mar. 01, 2024 17:29 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The Maryland House approved a measure on Friday designed to improve accountability and rehabilitation in the juvenile justice system in response to an increase in some crimes like auto theft and handgun violations in parts of the state. The House, which is...

2 men convicted of killing Run-DMC’s Jam Master Jay nearly 22 years after rap star's death

Feb. 27, 2024 22:38 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — More than 20 years after Run-D.M.C. star Jam Master Jay was brazenly gunned down in his recording studio, two men close to him were convicted Tuesday of murder, marking a moment authorities had long awaited in one of the hip-hop world’s most elusive cases. An...

Motive in killing of Baltimore police officer remains a mystery as trial begins

Feb. 27, 2024 19:50 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — As the trial opened Tuesday for a man accused in the deadly shooting ambush of a Baltimore police officer, the motive in the killing remains shrouded in mystery more than two years later. Officer Keona Holley, who was shot multiple times while sitting in her marked...

Browns QB Deshaun Watson to resume throwing next month following season-ending shoulder surgery

Feb. 27, 2024 19:05 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson will resume throwing next month following right shoulder surgery t hat cut short his second season with Cleveland after just six starts. Watson, who fractured a bone in his throwing shoulder in a win over Baltimore on Nov. 12, has...

Betrand makes winning free throws, Jenkins puts up 21 points in Norfolk State's 68-66 win

Feb. 24, 2024 20:17 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Allen Betrand made two free throws with seven seconds remaining, Tyrese Jenkins had 21 points and Norfolk State beat Coppin State 68-66 on Saturday. Jenkins shot 7 for 11, including 7 for 10 from beyond the arc for the Spartans (18-9, 8-2 Mid-Eastern Athletic...

Ghost gun manufacturer agrees to stop sales to Maryland residents

Feb. 21, 2024 13:26 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — A leading manufacturer of ghost guns has agreed to stop selling its untraceable, unassembled firearms to Maryland residents under a settlement agreement announced Wednesday by the city of Baltimore. City leaders sued the company, Nevada-based Polymer80, two years...

Medifast: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 20, 2024 16:32 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — BALTIMORE (AP) — Medifast Inc. (MED) on Tuesday reported earnings of $6 million in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the Baltimore-based company said it had profit of 55 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were $1.09 per share. ...

Baltimore County police officer indicted on excessive force and other charges

Feb. 16, 2024 17:17 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — A Baltimore County police officer is accused of using excessive force when he pepper sprayed a handcuffed man in the face and closed him inside a hot patrol car, even as the man repeatedly said he couldn’t breathe. In addition to excessive force, Cpl. Zachary...

O's Kyle Bradish has sprained UCL; Gunnar Henderson, John Means also dealing with injuries

Feb. 15, 2024 16:34 PM EST

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Orioles pitcher Kyle Bradish has a sprained UCL in his right elbow and is expected to miss opening day, and teammates Gunnar Henderson and John Means are also dealing with injuries as Baltimore opens spring training. General manager Mike Elias revealed...

Analysis: McCaffrey and Purdy finish 3-4 for AP NFL MVP but Super Bowl is the bigger prize

Feb. 09, 2024 06:04 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — On Football analyzes the biggest topics in the NFL from week to week. For more On Football analysis, head here. ___ Brock Purdy wanted Christian McCaffrey to win the AP NFL MVP award and vice versa. It went to Lamar Jackson. Getting...