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Today in History

Jan. 18, 2022 00:04 AM EST

Today in History Today is Tuesday, Jan. 18, the 18th day of 2022. There are 347 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 18, 1943, during World War II, Jewish insurgents in the Warsaw Ghetto launched their initial armed...

Bryant lifts Norfolk State over UMES 72-58

Jan. 17, 2022 19:56 PM EST

PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (AP) — Joe Bryant Jr. had 25 points and Jalen Hawkins added 20 as Norfolk State beat Maryland Eastern Shore 72-58 on Monday. Bryant made 9 of 10 free throws with seven rebounds. Kris Bankston had 14 points and seven rebounds for Norfolk State...

Jenkins scores 17 to lead Stony Brook over UMBC 65-51

Jan. 17, 2022 19:40 PM EST

STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Jahlil Jenkins had 17 to carry Stony Brook to a 65-51 win over Maryland-Baltimore County on Monday. Anthony Roberts had 11 points for Stony Brook (10-6, 2-1 America East Conference). Tykei Greene added 11 points and 12 rebounds. Yaw...

Ravens re-sign CB Kevon Seymour for 2022 season

Jan. 17, 2022 19:11 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens have re-signed cornerback Kevon Seymour for the 2022 season. The team announced the move Monday. Seymour played nine games this season and made his first two starts since the 2017 season as the Ravens secondary was...

Retesting needed after nearly 500 COVID-19 tests discarded

Jan. 17, 2022 13:51 PM EST

ABERDEEN, Md. (AP) — Nearly 500 people will need to be retested for COVID-19 after samples from tests they took at Ripken Stadium last week expired by the time they arrived at a lab. A Harford County Health Department spokesperson told WJZ-TV that the agency’s primary...

Man charged with DUI after truck hits utility pole

Jan. 17, 2022 12:18 PM EST

CUMBERLAND, Md. (AP) — A Maryland man was charged with driving under the influence after his pickup truck struck a utility pole. causing a widespread power outage in a Cumberland neighborhood, police said. The Cumberland Times-News reports that more than 1,500 Potomac Edison...

Celebrated Tuskegee Airman Charles McGee dies at 102

Jan. 17, 2022 00:14 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Charles McGee, a Tuskegee Airman who flew 409 fighter combat missions over three wars and later helped to bring attention to the Black pilots who had battled racism at home to fight for freedom abroad, died Sunday. He was 102. McGee died in his sleep at his home...

No. 11 Michigan shuts down No. 8 Maryland in 69-49 rout

Jan. 16, 2022 20:21 PM EST

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Maddie Nolan connected from 3-point range to give No. 11 Michigan an early lead. Leigha Brown did the same moments later. The Wolverines (15-2, 6-1 Big Ten) would go on to make their first seven shots, and by the time the first quarter ended, they led by 10...

Maryland Congressman David Trone tests positive for COVID-19

Jan. 16, 2022 14:10 PM EST

U.S. Rep. David Trone of Maryland announced that he has tested positive for COVID-19. The Baltimore Sun reports that Trone, 66, said he's experiencing only mild symptoms and is isolating at home. Trone, a Democrat who represents Maryland's 6th Congressional District, said he is fully...

Maryland businessman retires after 50 years with McDonald’s

Jan. 16, 2022 09:06 AM EST

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — Back in January 1972, President Richard Nixon announced his bid for re-election. The Dallas Cowboys won the Super Bowl. The first Iowa Caucus was conducted. And 15-year-old Stan Neal of Hagerstown began a career with the best-known fast-food company in the...