Controversial Naval Academy professor returns,…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   8 HOURS AGO
As a civilian tenured English professor, Bruce Fleming believes he has made important contributions to the U.S. Naval Acade…

Baltimore City Council passes new, tighter eth…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   7:49 PM ON MON AUG 19 2019
The Baltimore City Council unanimously passed Monday new, tighter ethics regulations in the aftermath of the self-dealing s…

Two teens injured by gunfire as Baltimore Coun…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   6:55 PM ON MON AUG 19 2019
Two teenagers were taken to the hospital Sunday after being shot in Glen Arm as Baltimore County police say they’re inves…

‘My baby is not responsive!’: Baltimore mo…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   6:02 PM ON MON AUG 19 2019
Panic set in when the Northwest Baltimore mother checked on her toddler during nap time last summer. His mouth hung open, b…

PETA billboard in Baltimore calls Jared Kushne…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   5:20 PM ON MON AUG 19 2019
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals appears to have weighed in on President Donald Trump’s recent critique of Bal…

Maryland weather: ‘Code red’ heat alert ex…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   5:01 PM ON MON AUG 19 2019
Baltimore’s heat index is expected to remain in triple digits in the region until Wednesday, which prompted officials to …

Baltimore police commissioner grounds an outsi…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   4:55 PM ON MON AUG 19 2019
Baltimore Police Commissioner Michael Harrison has no interest in reviving a controversial surveillance plane program, whic…

‘Ready to throw officers under the bus’: B…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   4:11 PM ON MON AUG 19 2019
Many Baltimore Police officers say making an arrest can be nerve-wracking because they feel overburdened by documenting eve…

Democrats vow to move ahead with Kirwan school…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   3:27 PM ON MON AUG 19 2019
Democrats vowed Monday to move forward with finding funding for an overhaul to make Maryland schools “world class,” rejec…

Baltimore police car collides with vehicle whi…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   2:19 PM ON MON AUG 19 2019
A Baltimore police car Monday collided with another vehicle while responding to a reported bank robbery at the University o…

Adnan Syed’s lawyer asks Supreme Court to ta…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   1:18 PM ON MON AUG 19 2019
Attorneys for Adnan Syed, the subject of the “Serial” podcast, are trying to take his case to the Supreme Court. The pe…

Democrats Bromwell and Lafferty leaving Genera…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   12:31 PM ON MON AUG 19 2019
Two members of the General Assembly are leaving for newly created jobs in the administration of Baltimore County Executive …

Two Mondawmin Mall stores broken into Monday m…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   11:42 AM ON MON AUG 19 2019
Two stores in Mondawmin Mall were broken into early Monday morning, Baltimore Police said. Police said a call for a break i…

Maryland teen gunned down at home six days bef…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   9:08 AM ON MON AUG 19 2019
In May, Damion Callery Jr. changed his Facebook profile picture to one of himself at his high school graduation. The 18-yea…

State Roundup, August 19, 2019

• MARYLANDREPORTER.COM   8:37 AM ON MON AUG 19 2019
HOGAN NIXES BIG TAX HIKES FOR KIRWAN: Gov. Larry Hogan said Saturday that he won’t support big tax increases to pay for a…

How much in taxes could Maryland make off lega…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   6:00 AM ON MON AUG 19 2019
If Maryland decides to legalize marijuana — and that’s a big if — officials may have a difficult time figuring out ho…

Baltimore man on trial for baby’s fatal beat…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   6:00 AM ON MON AUG 19 2019
“The defendant meets women. Within a few months, their children are injured.”

Baltimore County lets developers count parking…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   5:00 AM ON MON AUG 19 2019
Baltimore County is missing out on money for public parks and trails because of deductions from fees paid by developers, ac…

Johns Hopkins professor fired after attempted …

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   7:54 PM ON SUN AUG 18 2019
A Johns Hopkins professor who was fired after he tried to use bolt cutters to force his way through a group of student prot…

With school approaching, Bank of America emplo…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   6:46 PM ON SUN AUG 18 2019
The mood on Sunday afternoon at Oriole Park was largely festive. Families chowed down on hot dogs and hamburgers. Parents l…

Baltimore County Police detectives investigati…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   3:51 PM ON SUN AUG 18 2019
Baltimore County Police are investigating a double shooting that took place early Sunday morning in the Parkville area. The…

Before he was killed, Sherman Reed, son of Cop…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   3:13 PM ON SUN AUG 18 2019
The night before he was killed, Sherman Reed told his mother, “I’m going to go back to school, and I’m going to gradu…

Maryland oysters are having a bad year, and he…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   2:51 PM ON SUN AUG 18 2019
People, aside from oyster researchers and farmers, likely won’t feel the impact for at least another 18 months. But, eventu…

Flood warning issued for Baltimore area Sunday…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   2:21 PM ON SUN AUG 18 2019
The National Weather Service issued a flood warning for Baltimore and south-central Baltimore County until 4:45 p.m. Sunday…

Man found fatally shot on Whittmore Avenue in …

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   9:54 AM ON SUN AUG 18 2019
Baltimore Police Department detectives are investigating a shooting Saturday night that left one man dead. Officers respond…

‘This plaza should be full’: Cummings, act…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   8:56 PM ON SAT AUG 17 2019
In the wake of high-profile mass shootings, U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, other local politicians and dozens of activists — …

5,000 Prince Hall Shriners descend on Baltimor…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   6:38 PM ON SAT AUG 17 2019
Under hazy skies, the Prince Hall Shriners traded in their red fezzes for T-shirts, shorts and sneakers for a walk to raise…

Police: 5 injured in Ocean City roller coaster…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   5:45 PM ON SAT AUG 17 2019
Ocean City police say five people were taken to a local hospital as a precaution after a car on a roller coaster hit anothe…

Gov. Larry Hogan says he is opposed to large t…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   2:28 PM ON SAT AUG 17 2019
Gov. Larry Hogan said Saturday that he won’t support big tax increases to pay for a major education funding plan. Hogan, …

Baltimore woman charged with murder of Ellwood…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   12:00 PM ON SAT AUG 17 2019
Baltimore Police have arrested a 44-year-old woman in connection with the death of a man found beaten inside his Elwood Par…