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  • Neighbor talks about shooting before NYPD killings

    TOWSON, Md. (AP) — The ex-girlfriend of the man who ambushed two NYPD officers screamed for help after she was shot and said: “I can’t die like this, please please help me,” according to a…

  • Man barricaded inside Gaithersburg home

    UPDATE 10:54 p.m. 12/21/2014: The police say the man has given himself up, and area streets are being reopened. Update 53-year-old male has surrendered to police. Barricade event peacefully concluded. Streets being opened as perimeter…

  • Frederick authorities increasing presence at 2 schools

    FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Law enforcement officials will have an increased presence at two Frederick County schools after rumors of threats that have so far been unsubstantiated rumors. The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office said in…

  • Layman leads No. 17 Maryland past Oklahoma State

    STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Maryland passed another big test as it prepares for its first season in the rugged Big Ten. Jake Layman had 21 points and 11 rebounds and the No. 17 Terrapins beat…

  • Woman charged with fatally stabbing boyfriend in Md.

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Police in Baltimore say they’ve charged a woman with fatally stabbing her boyfriend with a knife during an argument. Police say 29-year-old Trina Shannon Collins confessed to stabbing 31-year-old Devon McClound in…

  • Holiday donations needed for Hoggle family

    GERMANTOWN, Md. — Troy Turner had to do things differently when his two youngest children, Jacob and Sarah Hoggle, went missing in September. He took two months off work to search for them. He’s had…

  • No one injured in Baltimore school fire

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Officials are investigating after a fire at a school in Baltimore. Radio station WBAL-AM (http://bit.ly/1v8swvr ) reports the fire was reported Saturday evening at the Hazelwood Elementary-Middle School on Hazelwood Avenue. The…

  • Man dies while hunting with friends in Md.

    McDANIEL, Md. (AP) — A Harford County man has died while duck hunting with friends. The Star Democrat of Easton, Md. (http://bit.ly/1DZnTOH ) reports 57-year-old Brian Durham of Belcamp was out hunting in Talbot County…

  • ‘Toys for Tots’ means Merry Christmas for local families

    LANDOVER, Md. — More than 15,000 Prince George’s County families will have presents under the Christmas tree this year, thanks to the annual Toys for Tots program. “It’s a blessing because we don’t know a…

  • Police ID man found dead inside Md. warehouse

    UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) — Police in Prince George’s County are identifying a man who was found fatally shot inside a warehouse in Marlow Heights. Police identified the man Sunday as 49-year-old Shawn Parker of…

  • Frederick County to reexamine law after workplace romance

    WASHINGTON — An ethics storm is brewing in Frederick County after the relationship between an official and employee recently came to light. Now, the County Council is reexamining its law regarding office connections. In front…

  • Sunday’s Time Schedule

    All Times EST NFL Baltimore at Houston, 1 p.m. Detroit at Chicago, 1 p.m. Atlanta at New Orleans, 1 p.m. Minnesota at Miami, 1 p.m. Cleveland at Carolina, 1 p.m. Green Bay at Tampa Bay,…

  • Saturday’s Women’s Basketball Scores

    EAST Army 70, St. Thomas Aquinas 45 Georgia Tech 65, St. Francis (NY) 59 Loyola (Md.) 59, St. Peter’s 49 New Haven 55, Dominican (NY) 47 Old Westbury 74, Centenary (NJ) 67 Pace 72, Felician…

  • Glantz-Culver Line

    FAVORITE OPEN TODAY O/U UNDERDOG Memphis 1 1½ (56) BYU Tuesday Boca Raton (Fla.) Bowl Marshall 11 10 (67) N. Illinois Poinsettia Bowl At San Diego San Diego St. Pk 2½ (54) Navy Wednesday Bahamas…

  • Montgomery County police brings Christmas joy to children

    ROCKVILLE, Md. — It’s beginning to look a little more like Christmas for some local children in need. On Saturday morning, some Montgomery County police officers played the role of jolly old Saint Nick. The…