Local

Topics:
AP
National

Baltimore on edge after arrestee’s fatal spine injury

The mayor of a small Prince George’s County town went more than one year without paying a parking ticket for a suspended vehicle registration without consequence, a WTOP Ticketbuster investigation has uncovered.oose.

Latest
Most Shared
  • From rural garage to great restaurant: The history and design of The Inn at Little Washington

    Thirty-seven years ago, it was a small dining room in a former auto repair shop in the tiny Virginia town. Now, it’s one of the country’s greatest restaurants.

  • Wife of ex-Virginia governor: Corruption trial was unfair

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell’s legal team said in court filings Monday that her convictions on several public corruption charges are based on an overly broad definition of bribery and…

  • Baltimore on edge after arrestee’s fatal spine injury

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore’s top police officials, mayor and prosecutor sought to calm a “community on edge” Monday while investigating how a man suffered a fatal spine injury while under arrest. Six officers have been…

  • South Atlantic League

    Northern Division W L Pct. GB Hickory (Rangers) 6 3 .667 — West Virginia (Pirates) 6 3 .667 — Greensboro (Marlins) 6 5 .545 1 Hagerstown (Nationals) 6 5 .545 1 Delmarva (Orioles) 5 6…

  • South Atlantic League

    Northern Division W L Pct. GB Hickory (Rangers) 6 3 .667 — West Virginia (Pirates) 6 3 .667 — Greensboro (Marlins) 6 5 .545 1 Hagerstown (Nationals) 6 5 .545 1 Delmarva (Orioles) 5 6…

  • 2015 Jefferson Muzzles released, take aim at censorship

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — In a year with many high-profile attacks on free speech, the people who award the anti-censorship Jefferson Muzzles strived to find lesser-known offenders: —A Pennsylvania prosecutor who went after a teenager…

  • Annual Jefferson Muzzles awards released, spotlighting those who snuffed or punished free speech

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The annual Jefferson Muzzles are out, casting a harsh light on the most egregious attempts to silence speech. The Muzzles are issued by the Thomas Jefferson Center for the Protection of…

  • South Atlantic League

    Northern Division W L Pct. GB West Virginia (Pirates) 6 3 .667 — Hickory (Rangers) 5 3 .625 ½ Greensboro (Marlins) 6 5 .545 1 Hagerstown (Nationals) 6 5 .545 1 Delmarva (Orioles) 5 6…

  • South Atlantic League

    Northern Division W L Pct. GB West Virginia (Pirates) 6 3 .667 — Hickory (Rangers) 5 3 .625 ½ Greensboro (Marlins) 6 5 .545 1 Hagerstown (Nationals) 6 5 .545 1 Delmarva (Orioles) 5 6…

  • South Atlantic League

    Northern Division W L Pct. GB West Virginia (Pirates) 6 3 .667 — Hickory (Rangers) 5 3 .625 ½ Hagerstown (Nationals) 6 5 .545 1 Greensboro (Marlins) 5 5 .500 1½ Delmarva (Orioles) 5 6…

  • South Atlantic League

    Northern Division W L Pct. GB West Virginia (Pirates) 6 3 .667 — Hickory (Rangers) 5 3 .625 ½ Hagerstown (Nationals) 6 5 .545 1 Greensboro (Marlins) 5 5 .500 1½ Delmarva (Orioles) 5 6…

  • Jury acquits man charged with trying to rape woman, 98

    TOWSON, Md. (AP) — A man charged with trying to rape a 98-yar-old woman has been found not guilty of that offense. But a Baltimore County jury on Monday convicted 51-year-old Paul Earnest Howard Jr.…

  • Developments in tensions between police and communities

    Killings of unarmed black men by white police officers in the past year have touched off a national debate about police conduct, which has only escalated as additional interactions between police and suspects — lethal…

  • Man sentenced to 18 months in mini-mart fire

    FEDERALSBURG, Md. (AP) — A 62-year-old man has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for setting a fire that destroyed a Federalsburg minimart nearly four years ago. Gary Greenwood of Denton was also ordered…

  • Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Arlington

    Arlington County is under a Severe Thunderstorm Warning through 8:30 p.m. From the National Weather Service: AT 742 PM EDT… DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND…