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  • 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 —…

  • Silver Spring water main break to cause road closures through Friday

    WASHINGTON — Water main break repairs in Silver Spring will affect traffic into Friday. A 16-inch water main break occurred on Colesville Road at Georgia Avenue in Silver Spring Wednesday afternoon, causing water to gush…

  • Medical device manufacturer agrees to $13.5M settlement

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a medical device manufacturer has agreed to pay the U.S. $13.5 million over allegations of false claims for the company’s devices. Maryland U.S. Attorney Rod J. Rosenstein said in…

  • Police seek suspects in 2 ‘pack’-style Montgomery Co. robberies

    WASHINGTON — Montgomery County police are investigating two separate incidents of “pack”-style robberies where groups of people robbed department stores of merchandise. In the first case, several men and women entered the Bloomingdale’s located at…

  • Police arrested 4 men after officer shooting, used Taser

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore police arrested four men after an officer shot a driver in the face, using a Taser on one man. Police initially said two men were arrested Monday. But The Baltimore Sun…

  • Feds won’t reverse denial of Baltimore riot disaster aid

    The Federal Emergency Management Agency has refused to reverse its denial of disaster aid to help Maryland and Baltimore recover millions of dollars in costs stemming from rioting in the city in April, Gov. Larry…

  • Water main repairs in Bowie to close part of Route 197

    WASHINGTON — Emergency water main repairs will close a portion of a busy road in Prince George’s County this weekend to fix an old pipe. An aging, 24-inch water main in Bowie buried underneath Maryland…