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Baltimore police release video in armed man's fatal shooting

Nov. 13, 2019 7:06 AM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore police have released body camera and surveillance video showing a robbery suspect in a struggle with two officers before he was fatally shot. News outlets report the video released Tuesday shows the moments leading up to the shooting Oct. 30 that killed 24-year-old John Feggins....

Police identify, charge suspect in fatal Popeyes stabbing

Nov. 12, 2019 10:23 PM EST

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) — Police say they have identified and charged a suspect wanted in the fatal stabbing of a man outside a Popeyes restaurant in Maryland. The Prince George's County Police Department said in news release Tuesday that 30-year-old Ricoh McClain is wanted on murder charges in the death...

Wilson leads Longwood over Md.-Eastern Shore 85-55

Nov. 12, 2019 9:35 PM EST

FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) — Christian Wilson had 17 points off the bench to lead Longwood to an 85-55 win over Maryland Eastern Shore on Tuesday night. Wilson shot 5 for 6 on 3-pointers as Longwood went 14 of 22 behind the arc. Sean Flood had 14 points for Longwood (2-1), Jaylon Wilson added 13 points and...

4 Maryland correctional officers injured in prison fight

Nov. 12, 2019 5:55 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Officials in Maryland say four correctional officers have been injured trying to break up a prison fight. A Tuesday statement from the Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services says one officer from the Western Correctional Institution in Cumberland was taken to...

Maya Rockeymoore Cummings seeks husband's seat in Congress

Nov. 12, 2019 8:42 AM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — The widow of U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings has resigned as Maryland's Democratic Party chair to run for her late husband's congressional seat. Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, 48, is expected to formally announce her campaign at her Baltimore home Tuesday morning, news outlets reported. Congressman...

Roberts scores 21 to lead Kent St. over Towson 84-80 in OT

Nov. 11, 2019 10:53 PM EST

TOWSON, Md. (AP) — Anthony Roberts had a career-high 21 points, including a driving layup late in overtime as Kent State narrowly defeated Towson 84-80 on Monday night. Danny Pippen had 17 points and five blocks for Kent State (2-0). Troy Simons added 16 points. Philip Whittington had 12 points and 10...

Ravens' new playbook a perfect fit for multifaceted Jackson

Nov. 11, 2019 6:11 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Lamar Jackson is peeling off eye-opening runs and passing to perfection, and the Baltimore Ravens are ringing up touchdowns aplenty while indiscriminately beating unbeaten and winless teams. Seems like coach John Harbaugh knew what he was doing when he rewrote the playbook this...

Catholic bishops' agenda: immigrants, gun deaths, sex abuse

Nov. 11, 2019 5:19 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — US Catholic bishops received a challenging to-do list Monday as they opened their national assembly — notably to support immigrants and refugees, extend the campaign to curtail clergy sex abuse and work harder to combat gun violence. They also were urged by Pope Francis' envoy to be...

Virginia man pleads guilty in WWII dog tags theft

Nov. 11, 2019 4:47 PM EST

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — A Virginia National Guard sergeant accused of stealing World War II-era dog tags from the National Archives and Records Administration in Maryland has pleaded guilty to a theft charge. Robert Rumsby of Fredericksburg, Virginia, entered a guilty plea to one misdemeanor count of...

Slain journalist's widow to sign posthumously published book

Nov. 11, 2019 10:16 AM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The widow of a journalist who died in a shooting at a Maryland newspaper will be signing copies of her husband's posthumously published book. The Capital Gazette reports Andrea Chamblee will be hosting the signing at an Annapolis Barnes and Noble on Saturday in honor of her late...