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Maryland woman stabbed to death on Chicago street

Jun. 20, 2021 10:34 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police say a suspect in the stabbing death of a Maryland woman on a downtown street remains at large. The 31-year-old woman, who hasn’t been identified, was walking Saturday afternoon along Wacker Drive in the Loop business district when she...

Baltimore was one of first cities to celebrate drag culture

Jun. 20, 2021 09:16 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — It was the night of nights in 1931 Baltimore. Drinks were flowing and gowns of satin and velvet — some decked in rhinestones, others layered under fur throws — sashayed around the dance floor. Whispers of who would be named “best dressed” of the eighth annual ball...

Guerrero's go-ahead double helps Jays rally past O's 10-7

Jun. 19, 2021 20:25 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit his major-league leading 23rd homer and later capped Toronto’s ninth-inning rally with a go-ahead, two-run double, and the Blue Jays ended a five-game skid with a 10-7 victory Saturday over the Baltimore Orioles. Marcus...

Editor of paper that endured newsroom shooting says goodbye

Jun. 19, 2021 15:16 PM EDT

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The editor of the Capital Gazette, which won a special Pulitzer Prize citation for its coverage and courage in the face of a massacre in its newsroom, is leaving the Maryland newspaper. Rick Hutzell, who worked at the Annapolis paper for more than...

4 shot in Baltimore overnight as week of violence continues

Jun. 19, 2021 12:04 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Four people have been shot in Baltimore, one of them fatally, as violence continues to plague the city. The Baltimore Sun reported Saturday that the city is experiencing a violent week in which gunfire has killed 12 people and injured another 24. ...

Maryland father and son create artwork inspired by outdoors

Jun. 19, 2021 09:04 AM EDT

SMITHSBURG, Md. (AP) — John Zeigler Sr. has enjoyed art for as long as he can remember. “I always loved drawing and that kind of stuff. I did some art work when I was younger but I guess I never stuck with it,” said Zeigler, 61, of Smithsburg. ...

Get outside -- adventure awaits in PA lakes, forests, parks

Jun. 19, 2021 03:11 AM EDT

YORK, Pa. (AP) — Just look at Pennsylvania’s numbers: 2.2 million acres of forestland; 140 state and national parks; home to part of the Appalachian Trail; and 2,500 lakes (including a Great Lake, by the way). And most of it is free. ...

Back home, Orioles beat Blue Jays 7-1 behind Mullins' 2 HRs

Jun. 18, 2021 23:13 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Cedric Mullins swatted his second home run of the game, then took a curtain call as the fans at Camden Yards twirled orange shirts in celebration. The Baltimore Orioles are going through a nightmare on the road right now, but back home against Toronto,...

Orioles put LHP Zimmermann on injured list, cut Cisco

Jun. 18, 2021 16:57 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles put left-hander Bruce Zimmermann on the 10-day injured list with left bicep tendinitis Friday. Zimmermann was supposed to be Baltimore's starter Friday night against Toronto, but the Orioles instead will go with right-hander Thomas...

Probe launched after teen suspect hit by police SUV

Jun. 18, 2021 14:25 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Police in Baltimore have launched an internal investigation after a 16-year-old carjacking suspect was hit by a police SUV while running from officers. Officers were dispatched Monday evening for a report of an armed carjacking in west Baltimore,...