Jill Carter was appointed by Gov. Larry Hogan on Monday to serve in the seat once held by former Senator Nathaniel Oaks after he resigned as part of a guilty plea in a federal corruption and bribery case.
A recent report contends that Maryland’s most-affluent county has suffered from “extraordinarily soft” job growth. Officials counter that the report used incorrect comparisons, cherry-picked data and outdated metrics.
A D.C. police officer was arrested Monday and charged with engaging in a sexual act with a minor he met on a dating website.
A passenger has died more than a week after a crash on Interstate 26 in South Carolina.
Work on a 350,000-square-foot tower for cybersecurity giant Tenable got underway Monday in downtown Columbia with a nod to the future.
man suspected of carrying out an armed robbery in D.C. earlier this month was shot Monday morning by a Prince George’s County police officer as authorities attempted to arrest him inside an apartment in Greenbelt, Maryland.
Commuters will find changes in the width of the lanes, but the hope is that congestion at one of U.S. 50’s biggest bottlenecks will ease.
City transportation officials say it will take tens of millions of dollars in upgrades to fix an antiquated network of traffic signals that is contributing to congestion in downtown Baltimore and other busy neighborhoods.
Marriott Vacations Worldwide agreed to acquire Miami-based timeshare broker ILG Inc. in a cash and stock deal valued at $4.7 billion. The brokerage service lets vacationers swap their timeshare intervals for stays more than 3,200 resorts.
Det. Sean Suiter was killed in November, a day before he was set to testify before a grand jury probing corrupt colleagues. The Baltimore Sun reports that the footage shows officers stopping everyone entering the Harlem Park neighborhood and residents having to show identification.
The Salisbury Zoo has announced the arrival of its first baby wallaby.
If you have sensitive plants, don’t forget to bring them in. A chilly forecast starts the week.
Montgomery County Fire and Rescue responded to a crash on Good Hope Road where a vehicle rolled and fell, hitting a building and trapping two people in the car.
Kyle Mueller was indicted last year on charges including malicious use of explosive materials and using a destructive device in relation to a crime of violence.
Thirty-five-year-old Gerald Thomas Johnson was one of three members of the Black Guerilla Family convicted in January for their roles in the gang.
It’s been 50 years since parts of D.C., erupted in a wave of rioting, looting and arson, in the wake of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King. WTOP takes an in-depth look at what happened and what people remember.