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  • Orioles get Parra from Brewers for minor leaguer

    BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles have obtained left fielder Gerardo Parra from the Milwaukee Brewers in a trade for a minor league right-hander Zach Davies. The deal was reached hours before Friday’s non-waiver trade…

  • Bail remains at $500K for mother charged with leaving baby

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A Maryland woman who police say left her weeks-old daughter on the side of a road in Pasadena remains in jail. At a hearing on Thursday, a judge decided to keep…

  • Mother charged with murder, arson in Gaithersburg car fire that killed 5-year-old son

    WASHINGTON — A Montgomery County woman intentionally set her car on fire in June, killing her 5-year-old son who was under the influence of an antihistamine, according to police. On Friday, Montgomery County police filed…

  • Howard County proposes restrictions on e-cigarettes

    WASHINGTON — Another D.C.-area locality is deciding whether e-cigarettes should be treated like tobacco products. Howard County is considering a proposal to ban vaping in places smoking is not allowed, similar to a law recently passed in…

  • MGM Resorts hires former Nevada congressman to brand casino

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former Nevada Congressman Steven Horsford is helping MGM Resorts International make sure the casino company keeps its word to Prince George’s County officials and hires at least half its workforce for…

  • Closing of Baltimore detention center marks a milestone

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — An announcement by Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan that he is closing the Baltimore City Detention Center marked a milestone in long-standing problems with the state’s dangerously decrepit correctional facilities. The Republican…

  • Deadly shooting investigated in Prince George’s County

    WASHINGTON — Police in Prince George’s County, Maryland say a man was found shot to death early Friday. Officers were called to Palmer Road in the Fort Washington area around 1 a.m. There, they found…

  • Late comeback falls short for Orioles in 9-8 loss to Tigers

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Miguel Gonzalez struggled through a miserable start and Bud Norris provided no relief. And so, down by seven runs against a Detroit Tigers team left short-handed by trades, Baltimore appeared poised to…

  • Atlantic League

    Freedom Division W L Pct. GB Lancaster 13 7 .650 — York 11 9 .550 2 x-Southern Maryland 9 11 .450 4 Sugar Land 8 12 .400 5 Liberty Division W L Pct. GB x-Somerset…

  • Teen facing charges in deadly Oxon Hill stabbing

    WASHINGTON — A teenager is facing murder charges in connection with a deadly stabbing in Oxon Hill, Maryland. Fourteen-year-old Ludwin Lemus-Torres will be charged as an adult in connection with the death of 18-year-old Jerome Toy,…

  • Atlantic League

    Freedom Division W L Pct. GB Lancaster 13 7 .650 — York 11 9 .550 2 x-Southern Maryland 9 11 .450 4 Sugar Land 8 12 .400 5 Liberty Division W L Pct. GB Bridgeport…

  • Atlantic League

    Freedom Division W L Pct. GB Lancaster 13 7 .650 — York 11 8 .579 1½ x-Southern Maryland 8 11 .421 4½ Sugar Land 8 12 .400 5 Liberty Division W L Pct. GB Bridgeport…

  • Atlantic League

    Freedom Division W L Pct. GB Lancaster 12 7 .632 — York 11 8 .579 1 x-Southern Maryland 8 11 .421 4 Sugar Land 8 12 .400 4½ Liberty Division W L Pct. GB Bridgeport…

  • Maryland governor to close Baltimore detention center

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Maryland’s governor announced plans Thursday to immediately shut down Baltimore’s state-run jail, where inmates and guards ran a criminal conspiracy inside vermin-infested, 19th-century walls and thwarted decades of attempted reforms. Republican Gov.…

  • Cop helps elderly man who drove to his house by mistake

    WASHINGTON — A Prince George’s County police officer has explained why an elderly man he doesn’t know ended up at his house in Charles County, looking for help. Sgt. Xavian Watson says he got home —…