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Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh faces fraud, tax charges

Nov. 20, 2019 9:23 AM 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. An 11-count federal indictment accuses Catherine Pugh of using her “Healthy Holly” children’s books to enrich herself,...

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.

Delaire scores career-high 21 in Stanford's win over UMES

Nov. 20, 2019 1:05 AM EST

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Sophomore Jaiden Delaire has a simple goal for himself and that is to just get better. He took a big leap in the right direction Tuesday night. Delaire scored a career-high 21 points, Oscar da Silva added 16 points, and Stanford beat Maryland Eastern Shore 76-55 in the first-ever...

Smith scores 17 to help No. 6 Maryland beat Fairfield 74-55

Nov. 19, 2019 11:40 PM EST

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — The time for experimenting with the roster and toying with the opposition is over for No. 6 Maryland. After the Terrapins breezed past Fairfield 74-55 on Tuesday night, coach Mark Turgeon acknowledged that he knew before the opening tip that the outcome was never in doubt....

LSU cruises past UMBC 77-50

Nov. 19, 2019 10:21 PM EST

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Charles Manning scored a season-high 16 points as LSU defeated Maryland-Baltimore County 77-50 in a non-conference game Tuesday. Manning, who did not start, scored his 16 points while playing just 22 minutes. Manning had scored a total of 22 points in the Tigers’ first three...

LSU cruises to 77-50 victory against UMBC

Nov. 19, 2019 9:20 PM EST

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Charles Manning scored a season-high 16 points as LSU defeated Maryland-Baltimore County 77-50 in a non-conference game Tuesday. Manning, who did not start, scored his 16 points while playing just 22 minutes. Manning had scored a total of 22 points in the Tigers’ first three...

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...

Ex-girlfriend seeks to avoid testifying at hate crime trial

Nov. 19, 2019 2:06 PM EST

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) — A California college student wants to be excused from testifying at the murder trial of an ex-boyfriend charged with a hate crime in a black student’s fatal stabbing on the University of Maryland’s campus. Sean Urbanski’s former girlfriend, Kim Stringer, says...

Sack-happy Ravens have the defense to back up Lamar Jackson

Nov. 18, 2019 5:46 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Through the first nine games of the season, the Baltimore Ravens’ relentless pursuit of opposing quarterbacks garnered just 16 sacks, a few hurried throws and a whole lot of frustration. It was suggested that the loss of free agents Za’Darius Smith and Terrell Suggs...

Baltimore museum to acquire only works by women in 2020

Nov. 18, 2019 4:37 AM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Museum of Art will add only artwork created by women to its permanent collection in 2020. Museum director Christopher Bedford announced the policy Thursday, saying something radical must be done to rectify centuries of imbalance. The Maryland museum acquired its first work by...