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Maryland lawmakers weigh gun bills after Bruen decision

Feb. 07, 2023 17:03 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland lawmakers are considering new gun measures in response to last year's U.S. Supreme Court decision that struck down a New York law that was very similar to Maryland’s “good and substantial reason” standard for permits to carry concealed handguns. ...

Intruder breaches base of Air Force One, shot fired

Feb. 07, 2023 08:36 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Another intruder has breached the home of Air Force One, one of the nation's most sensitive military bases, and this time a resident opened fire on the trespasser, Joint Base Andrews said in a statement late Monday. During the incident, which occurred at about...

Woman plotted with neo-Nazi to attack power grid, feds say

Feb. 06, 2023 18:55 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — A Maryland woman spent months conspiring with a neo-Nazi leader based in Florida to plan an attack on Baltimore’s power grid, hoping to further their racist mission, law enforcement officials said Monday. The plan was thwarted when both suspects were arrested...

Miller scores 29 as No. 8 Terps rout No. 10 Ohio State 90-54

Feb. 05, 2023 19:25 PM EST

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Diamond Miller and her Maryland teammates took out their frustrations on Ohio State. Miller scored 16 of her 29 points in the third quarter, and the eighth-ranked Terrapins routed the 10th-ranked Buckeyes 90-54 on Sunday in the program's most lopsided win...

As many as 80K Marylanders could lose Medicaid eligibility

Feb. 05, 2023 11:11 AM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland officials are preparing for as many as 80,000 residents who could no longer qualify for Medicaid coverage this spring, as the federal government reinstates a requirement that existed before the COVID-19 pandemic for states to verify the eligibility of recipients. ...

Team Liam Anderson has high-speed goals

Feb. 05, 2023 09:06 AM EST

NORTH EAST, Md. (AP) — He’s only 10 years old and in the 5th grade, but Liam Anderson has his career goals set. “I want to get into NASCAR Legends,” Anderson said. That’s a sanctioned division of racing with smaller 4-cylinder cars. Anderson is already...

Reese, Young help Maryland beat Minnesota 81-46.

Feb. 04, 2023 23:38 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Julian Reese made 8 of 10 shots from the field and finished with 16 points, Jahmir Young added 14 points on 6-of-9 shooting and Maryland beat Minnesota 81-46 Saturday night, handing the Golden Gophers' their eighth consecutive loss. The Terrapins have won four...

Boston University holds off Loyola (MD) late, 68-67

Feb. 04, 2023 19:49 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Walter Whyte's 18 points helped Boston University hold off a late rally by Loyola (MD) 68-67 on Saturday night. Whyte had six rebounds for the Terriers (11-14, 4-8 Patriot League). Miles Brewster shot 5 for 8 (1 for 3 from 3-point range) and 2 of 3 from the free...

Maryland marijuana measure prioritizes social equity

Feb. 03, 2023 15:30 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland is working toward creating a recreational marijuana industry with greater social equity, lawmakers said Friday, with more licenses for minority-owned businesses and proceeds directed to areas adversely impacted by the war on drugs. The measure before...

Caitlin Clark scores 42, No. 6 Iowa tops No. 8 Maryland

Feb. 03, 2023 08:17 AM EST

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Caitlin Clark scored 42 points and Monika Czinano had 28 as No. 6 Iowa defeated No. 8 Maryland 96-82 on Thursday night. Clark, who entered second in the nation in scoring at 27.1 points per game, was 13 of 19 from the field, including 6 for 11 on 3-pointers....