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Maryland man convicted of money laundering conspiracy

Oct. 22, 2021 08:35 AM EDT

GREENBELT, Md. (AP) — A Maryland man has been convicted of charges stemming from a scheme to defraud account holders at a credit union, a federal prosecutor says. The U.S. Attorney's Office in Maryland says in a news release that a federal jury convicted Francis Arthur,...

OL Brandon Knight says he's taking a break from football

Oct. 21, 2021 20:07 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Former Dallas Cowboys offensive lineman Brandon Knight says he's taking a break from football to address his mental health. Knight went from the Cowboys to Baltimore via waivers this week, but he did not report to the Ravens. In a message on Twitter on...

Woman charged in submarine spy case to remain locked up

Oct. 21, 2021 17:22 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Maryland woman charged along with her husband in a plot to sell submarine secrets to a foreign country must remain behind bars after a judge on Thursday determined she was a flight risk and a danger to national security. Lawyers for Diana Toebbe had...

About half of workers comply with Baltimore vaccine mandate

Oct. 21, 2021 13:27 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — A little more than half of Baltimore city workers have complied with the city’s coronavirus vaccine requirement, city officials said Wednesday, three days after the mandate went into effect. On Monday, when the city’s 14,000 workers were directed...

Minnesota's seasoned line in peak form with Maryland up next

Oct. 21, 2021 13:10 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Most of Minnesota's regular offensive linemen might have expected to be done with college by now, with five of them in their fifth year or more. The guys up front for the Gophers have found a groove at just the right time, as several of them enter the...

Maryland attorney general announces he won't seek reelection

Oct. 21, 2021 12:13 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Maryland’s attorney general announced Thursday that he will not seek another term. In a message to staff, Attorney General Brian Frosh, who has spent decades in public service, said the work in the attorney general’s office has been the most...

Feds: Former FedEx manager took goods worth more than $3.25M

Oct. 21, 2021 09:18 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — A Delaware man who stole goods worth more than $3.25 million while working at a FedEx facility has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for interstate transportation of stolen goods and tax evasion. Prosecutors announced that Joseph Kukta,...

FBI: Cash, shredded papers seen at couple's home in spy case

Oct. 20, 2021 21:19 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI found a trash bag of shredded documents, thousands of dollars in cash, latex gloves and a “go-bag” when they searched the home of a Maryland couple accused of trying to sell information about nuclear-powered warships to a foreign country, an agent testified...

Maryland congressman says he prescribes ivermectin for COVID

Oct. 20, 2021 19:07 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — A Maryland congressman who is a practicing anesthesiologist said on a radio show that he prescribed a medication typically used to treat parasites in livestock and humans as a treatment for COVID-19. Republican Rep. Andy Harris, who represents...

Turgeon still hoping for long postseason run at Maryland

Oct. 20, 2021 18:51 PM EDT

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Maryland coach Mark Turgeon has a roster that in many ways reflects the new normal in college basketball. His leader in minutes last season left early for the NBA. Another starter departed as a transfer. But the Terrapins added several transfers...