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Miller scores 23, No. 10 Maryland tops No. 13 Michigan 72-64

Jan. 26, 2023 21:57 PM EST

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Diamond Miller remembered the last time Maryland hosted Michigan. That was just over a year ago, hours after the death of Terrapins coach Brenda Frese's father. The Wolverines trounced the Terps by 20. “We all know what happened last year,...

Moore highlights tax break proposal for military retirees

Jan. 26, 2023 17:53 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Gov. Wes Moore wants to expand state tax relief for military retirees. The governor highlighted the “Keep Our Heroes Home Act” in his legislative agenda during a roundtable with veterans on Thursday. It calls for expanding the military tax...

Young, Scott lift Maryland over Wisconsin 73-55

Jan. 25, 2023 21:44 PM EST

Jahmir Young scored 22 points and Donta Scott recorded a double-double and Maryland distanced itself in the second half en route to a 73-55 win over Wisconsin on Wednesday night. Scott's jump shot with 9:10 remaining put the Terrapins up 59-49 and Maryland (13-7, 4-5 Big Ten) led by...

Maryland board formally OKs developing area near FedEx Field

Jan. 25, 2023 14:13 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland officials on Wednesday voted to formally begin the process of issuing up to $400 million in bonds for developing an area around FedEx Field in Prince George's County. The Maryland Board of Public Works, which is comprised of Gov. Wes Moore,...

Moore names Paul Wiedefeld Maryland transportation secretary

Jan. 24, 2023 17:08 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Gov. Wes Moore appointed Paul Wiedefeld, a former general manager and CEO of Metro, to be the state's transportation secretary Tuesday. The appointment is a significant one for the new governor, who has made transportation a top priority of his...

Ukraine war moves 'Doomsday Clock' to 90 seconds to midnight

Jan. 24, 2023 13:16 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — With Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and the specter of nuclear weapon use, Earth crept its closest to Armageddon, a science-oriented advocacy group said, moving its famous “Doomsday Clock” up to just 90 seconds before midnight. “We are really closer to that...

Settle scores 14 as Howard cruises past Coppin State 90-76

Jan. 23, 2023 22:42 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — William Settle and Marcus Dockery scored 14 points apiece to help Howard defeat Coppin State 90-76 on Monday night. Settle added seven rebounds for the Bison (12-10, 4-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference). Dockery shot 5 for 10, including 4 for 7 from beyond the...

Maryland Supreme Court to hear digital ad tax case appeal

Jan. 23, 2023 18:33 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md (AP) — The Maryland Supreme Court will hear an appeal of a lower court's ruling that the state's first-in-the-nation tax on digital is unconstitutional. The court announced Friday that it will hear an appeal from Maryland's comptroller in May. Anne...

Refusal to release inaugural donors exposes gap in Pa. law

Jan. 23, 2023 15:26 PM EST

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The refusal thus far of Gov. Josh Shapiro to disclose who paid for his glitzy inaugural bash has exposed the gap in state law that lets governors in Pennsylvania escape the kind of transparency that is sometimes required elsewhere. Presidential inaugural...

Edey, No. 3 Purdue fend off Maryland's late charge 58-55

Jan. 22, 2023 18:38 PM EST

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue coach Matt Painter kept imploring his team to focus on the simple things Sunday, like passing and catching. It worked perfectly in the first half. Then, the Boilermakers spent the final 20 minutes scrambling to replicate it. Zach...