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Lawyer outlines defense for indicted Baltimore prosecutor

Jan. 18, 2022 14:34 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore’s top prosecutor is innocent of federal charges that she lied about the pandemic harming her personal businesses to withdraw money from her retirement savings, her lawyer argued as he defended her purchase of two Florida vacation homes. Baltimore...

High-profile Baltimore prosecutor Marilyn Mosby indicted

Jan. 13, 2022 22:49 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — A federal grand jury indicted Baltimore’s top prosecutor Thursday on charges of perjury and making false mortgage applications in the purchase of two Florida vacation homes, the Office of the U.S. Attorney for the District of Maryland said. The four-count...

A look at high-profile cases over killings by US police

Dec. 23, 2021 18:59 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A suburban Minneapolis police officer who said she confused her handgun for a Taser was led away in handcuffs Thursday after a jury found her guilty of manslaughter in the death of Black motorist Daunte Wright. The mostly white jury deliberated for about 27...

Cummings portrait by MICA graduate on display in Baltimore

Dec. 11, 2021 09:10 AM EST

BALTIMORE, Md. (AP) — A portrait of the late U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, a sharecroppers’ son with an Old Testament presence who became a powerful advocate for his beloved Baltimore, will go on public view Dec. 22 at the Baltimore Museum of Art. The portrait was commissioned by...

Biden: Infrastructure bill will ease economy woes, just wait

Nov. 10, 2021 22:35 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — President Joe Biden touted his $1 trillion infrastructure plan Wednesday as an eventual fix for the nation's inflation and supply chain woes — if Americans just have the patience to wait for the construction to begin. The president toured the Port of...

EXPLAINER: Rittenhouse plane part of widespread surveillance

Nov. 03, 2021 19:43 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Prosecutors working to convict Kyle Rittenhouse in the shootings of three people during a protest against police brutality in Wisconsin have introduced as evidence surveillance video taken from an FBI airplane circling thousands of feet above the chaos. ...