Despite having the eighth-worst record in the NBA, the Wizards still have an opportunity to make the playoffs, especially after beating the Magic, one of three teams they need to pass in order to get in.
Several bills in the Maryland General Assembly could raise the age to purchase tobacco and vape products from 18 to 21 as well as prohibit certain types of “vape” packaging that target minors.
Several bills progressing in the Maryland General Assembly would provide support for living organ or tissue donors, and educate high school students about becoming a donor.
But the organization tasked with operating the program opposes the proposal, because it would place a “substantial fiscal burden” on the Maryland Department of Health and would put “logistical burdens” on school systems.
A bill in the Maryland General Assembly would make it possible for people to show their licenses to cashiers and police officers using an app on their phones.
Robyn Remick’s resume includes work at ESPN and Disney; they may be big companies, but she says they taught her about customer service and imagination — two qualities she tries to bring to the Maryland Black Bears.
House Bill 30 would ban searches of consumer genetic databases such as 23andMe or ancestry.com, where suspected criminals could be identified through family members who’ve uploaded their data to the websites.
“We believe this is an important piece in making college more affordable for more students,” Sen. Chris Van Hollen said. “This is a small but important measure to help students who, for all practical purposes, do not have parents who can help them participate in paying for college.”
Bipartisan legislation introduced Thursday would bar federal employers from requesting applicants’ criminal histories before conditional job offers. The bill aims to reduce recidivism by helping ex-convicts secure jobs.
Los Angeles Rams linebacker Micah Kiser is a Baltimore County native. His coaches say his strong football IQ gives him the potential to shine as an NFL linebacker down the road.
J.C. Jackson traveled a long, winding road from Florida to the University of Maryland to Super Bowl starter for the New England Patriots.
University of Maryland University College intends to change its name to University of Maryland Global Campus as part of a new, half-billion dollar national marketing campaign to expand the school’s global outreach that was approved by the Board of Public Works on Jan. 23.
Blake Countess played for legendary coach Bob Milloy at Good Counsel High School in Olney, Maryland, and after a bumpy road in college, he’s found a home on the Rams’ vaunted special teams units. Some even say he’s the unsung hero of the Rams’ run to the Super Bowl.
The nationwide home ownership rate has dropped noticeably since 2005, particularly among young Americans.
From Oct. 1 to Dec. 31, 302 petitions have been filed across the state, with Anne Arundel, Harford and Baltimore counties having the most orders, said Montgomery County Sheriff Darren Popkin.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.