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  • Ferguson spurs 40 new state measures; activists want more

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — When a white Ferguson policeman fatally shot a black 18-year-old nearly a year ago, the St. Louis suburb erupted in violent protests and the nation took notice. Since then, legislators…

  • Sanchez struggles as Tigers lose to Orioles 6-2

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Their starting pitcher was hit hard, the offense offered little support and the team fell into an early hole that proved too difficult to overcome. It was the kind of night that…

  • Joseph, Machado HRs help Orioles defeat Tigers 6-2

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Coming off two straight high-scoring games decided by a single run, the Baltimore Orioles were delighted with a victory devoid of anxiety and stress. Caleb Joseph homered and drove in three runs,…

  • Atlantic League

    Freedom Division W L Pct. GB Lancaster 14 8 .636 — York 12 10 .545 2 x-Southern Maryland 10 12 .455 4 Sugar Land 9 13 .409 5 Liberty Division W L Pct. GB Bridgeport…

  • 2 brothers go missing again from Anne Arundel County

    WASHINGTON — Two brothers have been reported missing to Anne Arundel County Police and this isn’t the first time. On Aug. 1, 2015 at approximately 4:00 p.m., the Anne Arundel County Police Department began searching…

  • Atlantic League

    Freedom Division W L Pct. GB Lancaster 14 7 .667 — York 12 10 .545 2½ x-Southern Maryland 10 11 .476 4 Sugar Land 8 13 .381 6 Liberty Division W L Pct. GB Bridgeport…

  • Baltimore prosecutor won’t cooperate with homicide panel

    BALTIMORE (AP) — A commission established to review homicides in Baltimore has stalled because its leaders say the city’s top prosecutor isn’t sharing information that’s needed for the program to work. The city spent nearly…

  • Atlantic League

    Freedom Division W L Pct. GB Lancaster 14 7 .667 — York 12 10 .545 2½ x-Southern Maryland 10 11 .476 4 Sugar Land 8 13 .381 6 Liberty Division W L Pct. GB Bridgeport…

  • Baltimore prosecutor won’t cooperate with homicide panel

    BALTIMORE (AP) — A commision established to review homicides in Baltimore has stalled because its leaders say the city’s top prosecutor isn’t sharing information that’s needed for the program to work. The city spent nearly…

  • Man drowns while swimming off Cove Point in Md.

    LUSBY, Md. (AP) — Authorities say a man has drowned while swimming off Cove Point in Calvert County. The Calvert County Sheriff’s Office says the man was at the beach on Saturday with a friend…

  • Police: 2 men charged in Fort Washington slaying

    FORT WASHINGTON, Md. (AP) — Police say they’ve arrested two men after a fatal shooting in Fort Washington. Prince George’s County police announced Saturday that 19-year-old Rasawd Wiggins of southeast Washington and 18-year-old Derron Alexander…

  • Orioles place RHP Wright on DL, recall RHP Rondon

    BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles have placed right-hander rookie Mike Wright on the 15-day disabled list because of a left calf strain. Wright was recalled from Triple-A Norfolk on Friday night. He entered in…

  • Baltimore records month’s first killing after violent July

    BALTIMORE (AP) — After a month in which 45 people were slain in Baltimore, the city has already recorded its first homicide in August. The 45 homicides in the city in July were the most…

  • Avian flu means big attraction will be missing at some county fairs

    WASHINGTON — Chickens are big business in Maryland, and the state’s Department of Agriculture is taking no chances with the billion dollar poultry industry. As state and county fairs approach, some restrictions have been laid…

  • Va. scientists hope hunt for hidden fault lines averts future quake damage

    WASHINGTON — A 5.8 magnitude earthquake rattled two of Washington, D.C.’s major landmarks nearly four years ago, causing millions of dollars in damage. Now scientists in Virginia are working to map fault lines, with hopes the…