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2 Maryland filmmakers die in Delaware interstate crash

Aug. 14, 2022 22:47 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Two Maryland filmmakers known for helping expand commercial advertising and the film and television industry in the Baltimore-Washington area have died in a car accident in Delaware, according to authorities and an associate. Martin Whittier, 37, and Nate Brubaker,...

Maryland angler, boat wins record prize at White Marlin Open

Aug. 14, 2022 14:14 PM EDT

OCEAN CITY, Md. (AP) — An angler from suburban Washington, D.C., got a record prize at the annual White Marlin Open on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, who with the boat on which he landed the winning fish earned more than $4.5 million. Jeremy Duffie of Bethesda, Maryland, reeled in a...

Baltimore police: 2 killed, others wounded in shootings

Aug. 14, 2022 12:29 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Two people were killed and several others wounded from shootings in Maryland’s largest city early Sunday and late Saturday, authorities said. The violence followed shootings in Baltimore on Friday that left four men dead and another injured, The Baltimore Sun...

Brothers serve on same state police road patrol shift

Aug. 14, 2022 09:05 AM EDT

NORTH EAST, Md. (AP) — Law enforcement officers are part of a brotherhood. The bond that Maryland State Police troopers Matthew and David Hughes have with each other, however, is much deeper than that because they are, in fact, brothers — the kind linked by the same parents and...

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...