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  • Baltimore gets bloodier as arrests drop post-Freddie Gray

    BALTIMORE (AP) — A 31-year-old woman and a young boy were shot in the head Thursday, becoming Baltimore’s 37th and 38th homicide victims so far this month, the city’s deadliest in 15 years. The most…

  • Freddie Gray activists plan protest at O’Malley announcement

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Some Baltimore police accountability activists say they’ll protest former Gov. Martin O’Malley’s announcement of a possible presidential bid in the city Saturday morning. Duane Davis of Baltimore Bloc said Thursday that police…

  • Lineman who survived heatstroke sues school to rejoin team

    TOWSON, Md. (AP) — A former Towson University football player, who suffered a near fatal heatstroke two years ago, has sued the university after being told he wouldn’t be able to rejoin the team. According…

  • Police: Woman, boy found shot to death in Baltimore

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Police say they found a woman and a boy around 8 years old shot to death in southwest Baltimore. They say the 31-year-old woman and the young boy were shot in the…

  • 2 sentenced in theft of $1M in nickel briquettes

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Two men have been sentenced in the theft of $1 million in nickel briquettes which were imported through the Port of Baltimore. Fifty-three-year-old Gregg Lee Purbaugh of Baltimore was sentenced to 18…

  • 6 Baltimore officers charged in death seek to move trial

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Attorneys for six Baltimore police officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray are asking a judge to move their case out of Baltimore, arguing it will be impossible to select an…

  • Police: Dozens shot, 8 killed in separate shootings

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore city police said dozens of people have been shot and at least eight killed in a series of separate weekend shootings. WBAL-TV (http://bit.ly/1BmU9W4) reports that a man and woman were shot…

  • Protesters block highway ramp into Baltimore

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Protesters opposed to a new youth detention center slowed traffic along Interstate 95 through Baltimore as they stopped traffic on a major gateway into the city during the morning rush. Maryland Transportation…

  • Authorities: 12-year-old Maryland girl stabbed sister

    EDGEWOOD, Md. (AP) — Authorities say a 12-year-old girl stabbed her 14-year-old sister in Edgewood. WBAL-TV (http://bit.ly/1HHk7eu ) reports deputies are investigating the stabbing, which happened Sunday afternoon. The victim, who was stabbed once, was…

  • Deadly weekend in Baltimore, dozens shot

    WASHINGTON – Violence rocked the streets of Baltimore this holiday weekend leaving 27 people shot, including several who were killed. The latest slayings make May the deadliest month in the city since 1999, The Baltimore…

  • 1 dead after fire at Baltimore home

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Officials say one person is dead after a fire at a home in Baltimore. Fire officials were called to the 2300 block of Druid Hill Ave. around 5:30 a.m. Saturday for a…

  • Police: Leader of west Baltimore gang arrested after raids

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Federal authorities and police have raided two west Baltimore houses and arrested a man they say was the leader of a local gang. Officials say they arrested 31-year-old Bryan Stewart on 10…

  • Prosecutor: 6 officers indicted in death of Freddie Gray

    BALTIMORE (AP) — A grand jury indicted all six officers charged in the case of Freddie Gray, who died of injuries he suffered in police custody, allowing the state’s attorney to press ahead with the…

  • Couple donate to Baltimore library open during riots

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Netscape co-founder and his philanthropist wife plan to donate $170,000 in computers and equipment to a library that decided to stay open during the Baltimore riots following the death of Freddie Gray…

  • Images released of Baltimore arson suspects

    WASHINGTON — Baltimore officials have released images of the people who they believe are responsible for setting businesses on fire when riots broke out in the city last month. On Thursday, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco,…