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Cerruti scores 20 to carry Albany over UMBC 66-54

Jan. 19, 2022 21:59 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Matt Cerruti had a season-high 20 points as Albany topped Maryland-Baltimore County 66-54 on Wednesday night. Jamel Horton had 15 points, six rebounds and six assists for Albany (7-10, 3-2 America East Conference). Keondre Kennedy had 14 points and...

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...

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...

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 Historical Trust seeks to record Indigenous history

Jan. 15, 2022 09:12 AM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Maryland Historical Trust will use a $50,000 grant from the National Park Service to document the accomplishments and stories of Indigenous people in Baltimore City. These stories are important, said Heather Barrett, administrator of architectural research of...

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...

Maryland to open more testing sites; distribute 20M masks

Jan. 13, 2022 16:12 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland is opening six new hospital-based COVID-19 testing sites, Gov. Larry Hogan announced Thursday. Hogan made the announcement at one of the new locations at University of Maryland Shore Regional Health in Easton. The new locations are on...

Suit: Maryland agency paid man less than female colleagues

Jan. 12, 2022 17:55 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is suing a Maryland agency alleging it discriminated against a male employee by paying him less than female colleagues because of his gender. The lawsuit, filed Monday in U.S. District Court in Baltimore, claims that...

Climate change, legal cannabis, budget on legislative agenda

Jan. 12, 2022 16:48 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland lawmakers gathered on Wednesday for the start of their 90-day legislative session with an unprecedented budget surplus, as they also prepared to debate high-profile issues such as the legalization of recreational marijuana and climate change. ...

Orioles moving LF fence back at Camden Yards

Jan. 12, 2022 12:59 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Orioles are moving the wall in left field back as much as 30 feet in an effort to make Oriole Park at Camden Yards a bit easier on pitchers. An Orioles spokesman confirmed the team's plans Wednesday, sharing an email sent to fans whose seats will be affected. ...