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Fire damages Baltimore shopping center; cancels schools

Nov. 22, 2019 7:18 AM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Classes at four schools in inner-city Baltimore have been canceled due to a fire at a shopping center. News outlets report the roof caved in at the Edmonson Village Shopping Center in west Baltimore as firefighters battled flames early Friday morning. The schools have been closed due to...

Baltimore ex-mayor enters guilty pleas in fraud case

Nov. 21, 2019 7:48 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — The disgraced former mayor of Baltimore pleaded guilty Thursday to federal conspiracy and tax evasion charges involving sales of her self-published children's books, a case that exposed anew the depths of corruption in Maryland’s largest city. Catherine Pugh pleaded guilty in...

Rosenbaum leaves Astros, follows Elias to Orioles

Nov. 21, 2019 3:22 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Eve Rosenbaum is the latest member of the Houston Astros’ front office to leave, following Mike Elias to Baltimore and joining the Orioles as director of baseball development. The 29-year-old Rosenbaum becomes the Orioles’ highest-ranking female employee in the baseball...

The Latest: Former Baltimore mayor enters guilty pleas

Nov. 21, 2019 1:41 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Latest on the fraud and tax evasion case against disgraced former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh (all times local): 1:40 p.m. The disgraced former mayor of Baltimore has pleaded guilty to federal conspiracy and tax evasion charges but pleaded not guilty to wire fraud in a case...

Former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh pleads guilty to conspiracy, tax evasion charges; pleads not guilty to wire fraud

Nov. 21, 2019 1:34 PM EST
BALTIMORE (AP) — Former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh pleads guilty to conspiracy, tax evasion charges; pleads not guilty to wire fraud.

Ex-Baltimore mayor charged in ‘Healthy Holly’ book scandal

Nov. 20, 2019 4:21 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — The disgraced former mayor of Baltimore was charged Wednesday with fraud and tax evasion involving sales of her self-published children's books to non-profits and foundations that did business with the government. An 11-count federal indictment accuses Catherine Pugh of arranging...

Yanda now a member of the old guard for soaring Ravens

Nov. 20, 2019 2:28 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Back when Marshal Yanda didn’t have a touch of gray in his red beard and had not yet earned the first of seven Pro Bowl bids, the big kid from Iowa was just a raw rookie with the Baltimore Ravens looking for some guidance. “There were great leaders on this...

The Latest: Lawyer to address Pugh’s fraud charges in court

Nov. 20, 2019 11:39 AM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Latest on the federal indictment filed against former Baltimore mayor Catherine Pugh (all times local): 11:30 a.m. A lawyer representing former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh says he has no comment on the federal indictment charging her with fraud and tax evasion. Defense attorney...

Ex-Baltimore mayor Catherine Pugh charged with fraud and tax evasion involving sales of self-published children’s books

Nov. 20, 2019 8:25 AM EST
BALTIMORE (AP) — Ex-Baltimore mayor Catherine Pugh charged with fraud and tax evasion involving sales of self-published children’s books.

Maryland auditors ‘hindered’ in medical board report

Nov. 19, 2019 4:51 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The University of Maryland Medical System, rocked by a self-dealing scandal this year involving board members that caused Baltimore’s mayor to resign, has repeatedly “delayed and hindered” the work of state auditors, according to a letter from the chief auditor...