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Orioles hit 2 HRs off Price, cruise past Red Sox 11-2

Jul. 19, 2019 11:30 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — David Price was clearly uncomfortable on the mound, and it had nothing to with the sweltering conditions at swampy Camden Yards. Price had owned the Baltimore Orioles for most of his career, yet the five-time All-Star just wasn't himself this time against the team with the worst record in...

Maryland transit agency facing $2B shortfall in next decade

Jul. 19, 2019 5:50 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — A report from the Maryland Transit Administration says it's facing a funding shortfall of more than $2 billion over the next decade. The Baltimore Sun says the first Capital Needs Inventory says the report also identifies $5.7 billion in necessary spending between now and 2028. Of that...

Eovaldi expected to rejoin Boston bullpen Saturday

Jul. 19, 2019 5:45 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Nathan Eovaldi is poised to return to the Boston pitching staff as a reliever after missing three months with an elbow injury. The right-hander passed his final test Thursday, striking out the side in a one-inning rehab appearance with Triple-A Pawtucket. Barring any setback, Eovaldi will...

Ex-NSA contractor sentenced to 9 years for stolen documents

Jul. 19, 2019 4:10 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — A former National Security Agency contractor who stored two decades' worth of classified documents at his Maryland home was sentenced Friday to nine years in prison. Harold Martin, 54, apologized to the federal judge who sentenced him for a theft that prosecutors have called "breathtaking"...

Wall partially collapses at Baltimore apartment complex

Jul. 18, 2019 5:22 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Fire officials in Maryland say a wall at a building at an apartment complex partially collapsed after a lightning strike during a storm. News outlets report the Baltimore County Fire Department says the wall collapsed Wednesday night at an apartment complex in Owings Mills, adding...

ICE explores opening new detention center in Maryland

Jul. 18, 2019 1:37 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — U.S. immigration officials are considering opening a detention center in Maryland that could house hundreds of men and women. The Baltimore Sun reported Thursday that Immigration and Customs Enforcement advertised on a federal contracts forum to seek potential locations. A new facility...

ATF offers $5,000 for leads on Morgan State student slaying

Jul. 18, 2019 11:02 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Authorities in Baltimore are offering $5,000 for information leading to the arrest of two suspects in the slaying of a Morgan State University student during a botched robbery. News outlets report Baltimore's Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is offering the reward in...

$3.2M award, cut costs may not save Baltimore Symphony

Jul. 18, 2019 6:41 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — An audit says a possible infusion of $3.2 million in state funds and savings from a shortened season may not be enough to save the cash-strapped Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. The Baltimore Sun reports the SC&H Group audit released Tuesday says both methods would only temporarily help...

Nationals' bullpen collapse gives Orioles 9-2 victory

Jul. 18, 2019 12:31 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — After watching starter Erick Fedde dominate the Baltimore Orioles for six innings, the last thing Washington Nationals manager Dave Martinez wanted to do was turn to his ineffective bullpen to finish the game. Unfortunately, Martinez had no choice. And, not surprisingly, a one-run lead...

Health agency: 2 more heat-related deaths in Maryland

Jul. 17, 2019 8:37 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Maryland health officials say two more people have died of heat-related illnesses as a deadly-heat wave broils much of the U.S. and is expected to worsen by the weekend. The Baltimore Sun reports the state Department of Health says a man aged 18 to 44 in Prince George's County and a woman...