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Former COVID patient pushes more resources for ill patients

Oct. 16, 2021 09:06 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — As Maria Young came to, she had visions of being held captive on a cruise ship. Trapped against her will, she cried out for help. It was early February, more than three months since the health communications specialist from Rockville contracted...

Gov. Hogan proposes $150M boost in public safety spending

Oct. 15, 2021 17:48 PM EDT

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan proposed a $150 million boost in public safety spending Friday. The Republican governor dubbed the plan the “Re-Fund The Police Initiative” and decried “an all-out assault on the entire law enforcement community”...

Thursday's Scores

Oct. 14, 2021 23:30 PM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Baltimore Poly 30, Patterson 6 Bohemia Manor 35, Rising Sun 32 Digital Harbor 32, Reginald Lewis 0 Dunbar 44, Edmondson-Westside 0 Elkton 30, C. Milton Wright 20 ...

Lamar Jackson misses practice because of illness

Oct. 14, 2021 19:31 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Lamar Jackson missed practice Thursday for the Baltimore Ravens because of an illness. Jackson was listed on the team's injury report. He's missed practice time previously this season but hasn't missed any of Baltimore's five games. ...

Chargers and Ravens meet in matchup of division leaders

Oct. 14, 2021 17:59 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Baltimore coach John Harbaugh was asked recently to rank the pulsating finishes these past few weeks that have put his team atop the AFC North. “The next one is going to be the best one,” Harbaugh said with a laugh. The...

Jackson's passing has rejuvenated Ravens' offense

Oct. 13, 2021 19:33 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Colts owner Jim Irsay was so impressed with Lamar Jackson that he took to Twitter the next day — and said the Baltimore quarterback's performance against Indianapolis might have been the best in NFL history. And Irsay, as he explained in his...

Maryland sees increase in precipitation, sea level, flooding

Oct. 13, 2021 17:05 PM EDT

Over the past 20 years, rainfall, flooding and sea level have increased across Maryland, according to data collected from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). From 2000 to 2020, precipitation in Maryland increased by 2.63 inches per decade,...

Family of man killed by Maryland officer to receive $6.5M

Oct. 13, 2021 16:53 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — A $6.5 million settlement has been reached in the death of an unarmed man who was having a mental health crisis when he was shot by a Baltimore County officer, attorneys say. Lawyers for Eric Sopp’s family on Tuesday announced the settlement in their...

Texan charged in Baltimore with threatening vaccine advocate

Oct. 13, 2021 09:52 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — A Texas man will have to appear in Baltimore to answer a charge of threatening a Maryland doctor who has been a prominent advocate for COVID-19 vaccines, federal prosecutors said. The U.S. Attorney's Office in Baltimore announced that Scott Eli Harris,...

Ealy, member of Ravens practice squad, suspended 6 games

Oct. 12, 2021 18:32 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Baltimore Ravens practice squad tackle Adrian Ealy has been suspended six games for violating the NFL policy on performance-enhancing substances, according to the league. He is eligible to return after the team's Week 11 game at Chicago. ...