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Md. man charged in alleged fatal hit-and-run boat collision

Aug. 13, 2022 18:54 PM EDT

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A Maryland man has been charged in connection with the death of a woman last month after the boat she was in was struck by another vessel on a river, authorities said. Brownell Edds Jr., 48, of Cape St. Claire, was arrested Friday by Maryland Natural...

Service dog helps ease Frederick veteran’s anxiety

Aug. 13, 2022 09:02 AM EDT

FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Joe Nieves, 40, sank into the couch of his living room. His service dog, Jem, a 3-year-old Labrador-golden retriever mix, hopped up next to him and rested her head on his thigh. He started petting her, running his hands over her ears. “I mean, look at her....

Judge: Prosecutor Mosby violated gag order with online post

Aug. 12, 2022 16:43 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — A judge held Baltimore’s top prosecutor in contempt of court on Friday, finding that she willfully violated a gag order with an Instagram comment about a high-profile murder case involving a defendant set to be tried a fifth time. Circuit Judge John Nugent fined...

Ravens top Titans 23-10 for 21st straight preseason win

Aug. 12, 2022 00:42 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Tyler Huntley went 16 of 18 for 110 yards and a touchdown in the first half, and the Baltimore Ravens extended their record streak of preseason victories to 21 with a 23-10 win over the Tennessee Titans on Thursday night. Rookie quarterback Malik Willis ran for a...

Orioles tied for wild card after rainout with Blue Jays

Aug. 10, 2022 21:28 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Even when they don't play, the Baltimore Orioles are having success these days. Baltimore's game against the Toronto Blue Jays was rained out Wednesday night, but the Orioles pulled into a tie for the final wild card in the American League when Tampa Bay lost to...

Police reform advocates call for meeting on new regulations

Aug. 10, 2022 17:36 PM EDT

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Greater transparency is needed before Maryland settles on any eligibility requirements regarding who can serve on local police accountability boards, advocates for police reform in Maryland said Wednesday. Advocates criticized regulations proposed by the...

Orioles rally after rain delay, beat Blue Jays 6-5

Aug. 10, 2022 02:25 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Whether they make the postseason or not, the Baltimore Orioles have brought playoff-level excitement back to Camden Yards lately. An eighth-inning homer that turned a deficit into a lead? Check. A ninth-inning showdown between their young closer and...

Blue Jays sign OF Jackie Bradley Jr. to 1-year deal

Aug. 09, 2022 17:15 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Toronto Blue Jays signed veteran outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr. to a one-year contract before Tuesday night's game at Baltimore. The 32-year-old Bradley was released by the Boston Red Sox on Thursday. He is batting .210 with three homers and 29 RBIs in 92 games...

Driver shoots 1 medic with air pellet, hits another with car

Aug. 09, 2022 10:39 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Two medics were injured while responding to a call in south Baltimore on Monday night, when a driver fired an air pellet gun at them then struck one medic with the car while fleeing, officials said. Baltimore Fire Department spokesman Chief Roman Clark said a...

Orioles hit 4 homers in 7-4 victory over Blue Jays

Aug. 08, 2022 22:54 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles and Toronto Blue Jays will be seeing a lot of each other in the coming weeks. On Monday night, Ramón Urías and the upstart Orioles measured up fine. Urías hit a three-run homer in the first inning, and Anthony Santander, Ryan...