Maryland school board to vote on rating system…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   35 MINUTES AGO
Every public school in Maryland will get an official rating starting next school year under a system the state school board…

Dozens of prospective jurors beg off ‘Pharma B…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   1 HOUR AGO
Several prospective jurors have been excused from the federal securities fraud trial of an ex-pharmaceutical company execut…

Baltimore County police investigating triple s…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   1 HOUR AGO
Baltimore County police are investigating a triple stabbing at the El Rich Motel in the 8200 block of Pulaski Highway early…

More than 30 BoatHouse Canton employees leave …

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   1 HOUR AGO
More than 30 employees of The BoatHouse Canton did not show up to work over the weekend after Immigration and Customs Enfor…

State Roundup, June 27, 2017

• MARYLANDREPORTER.COM   1 HOUR AGO
RX POT LICENSE MAY BE DENIED: Maryland medical marijuana regulators took steps Monday to deny a license to one of the 15 co…

Under Armour brings in new president, Plank re…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   2 HOURS AGO
Under Armour founder and CEO Kevin Plank will step back from his role of president in a series of management changes announ…

Syria denies U.S. allegations of coming chemic…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   2 HOURS AGO
The Syrian government on Tuesday dismissed White House allegations that it was preparing a new chemical weapons attack, as …

Why Navy scientists plan to shoot a laser acro…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   3 HOURS AGO
A strange green light beamed across the Chesapeake Bay after sundown is just the thing to stir up excitement in Southern Ma…

Closely watched race for Baltimore County exec…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   4 HOURS AGO
The 2018 campaign for leadership of Baltimore County — Maryland’s third-most populous jurisdiction — gets underway toda…

Also: Charlie Sheen’s auction, a Michigan dinosaur dad and what you need to know about furries.

White House says Syria’s Assad preparing anoth…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   12:17 AM ON TUE JUN 27 2017
The White House issued a stern warning to Syrian President Bashar Assad on Monday night as it claimed “potential” evidence …

Mount Saint Joseph star forward Jalen Smith co…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   10:05 PM ON MON JUN 26 2017
The Terps land the reigning Baltimore Sun All-Metro Co-Player of the Year.

Pharmacy co-founder blamed for meningitis outb…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   9:20 PM ON MON JUN 26 2017
The co-owner of a pharmacy responsible for the deaths of 76 people was sentenced Monday to nine years in prison after he te…

Riders criticize BaltimoreLink at meeting whil…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   9:18 PM ON MON JUN 26 2017
One week into the BaltimoreLink bus route overhaul, Towanda Barnhill, 42, said she’s been getting into trouble with her bos…

Maryland regulators want to deny license to me…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   9:03 PM ON MON JUN 26 2017
Maryland medical marijuana regulators took steps Monday to deny a license to one of the 15 companies picked to grow the dru…

CBO: 22 million more would be uninsured by 202…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   9:03 PM ON MON JUN 26 2017
Senate Republicans’ bill to erase major parts of the Affordable Care Act would cause an estimated 22 million more Americans…

Supreme Court hands Trump victory in travel ba…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   8:53 PM ON MON JUN 26 2017
A unanimous Supreme Court revived President Donald J. Trump’s travel ban Monday, allowing the government to impose restric…

Scientists recommend limiting crab harvest in …

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   8:31 PM ON MON JUN 26 2017
Maryland crabs could be more scarce — and possibly more expensive — in the second half of the summer if state officials…

Re-trial begins in 1992 fire deaths of six chi…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   7:37 PM ON MON JUN 26 2017
A re-trial began Monday for a Baltimore woman found guilty 24 years ago of intentionally setting a blaze that killed her si…

Botanical research firm plans to grow in Balti…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   7:19 PM ON MON JUN 26 2017
A small firm that wants to make dietary supplements and pharmaceuticals derived from plants is relocating to Baltimore, and…

Report of an armed person at Stevenson Univers…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   6:21 PM ON MON JUN 26 2017
Baltimore County police determined there was no threat to Stevenson University after reports of an armed person sent the Gr…

Orioles’ usual galaxy of All-Star Game hopeful…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   5:38 PM ON MON JUN 26 2017
The club might have just one representative in the midsummer classic. That hasn’t happened since 2011.

Howard County officials respond to website hack

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   5:16 PM ON MON JUN 26 2017
Howard County officials are working to investigate a hack that occurred yesterday on the county government’s website in whi…

22M More People Would Lose Insurance Under Sen…

• PATCH   4:27 PM ON MON JUN 26 2017
The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office says the Senate GOP plan to repeal Obamacare would lead to higher rates, fewer …

Howard County government website restored afte…

• ELLICOTT CITY – BALTIMORE SUN   4:14 PM ON MON JUN 26 2017
The Howard County government website was hacked Sunday with messages supporting the Islamic State, part of a larger attack …

MoCo Council candidate closing the gap on qual…

• MARYLANDREPORTER.COM   4:00 PM ON MON JUN 26 2017
By Glynis Kazanjian
For MarylandReporter.com
Glynis Kazanjian will be reporting on Montgomery County races.
Ed Amatetti may…

Date set for Maryland vs. Syracuse in ACC-Big …

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   3:35 PM ON MON JUN 26 2017
The Maryland men’s basketball team will face host Syracuse in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge on Nov. 27, the conferences annou…

The Supreme Court’s uneasy compromise on Trump…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   2:25 PM ON MON JUN 26 2017
President Donald Trump called the Supreme Court’s decision to hear cases related to his ban on travel from six Muslim nat…

John McEnroe: Serena Williams Would Be Ranked …

• PATCH   11:29 AM ON MON JUN 26 2017
McEnroe said Williams could beat some male players, but if she had to just play the men’s circuit, that would be a differen…

Roughly Speaking podcast: Is America civilized…

• THE BALTIMORE SUN – BALTIMORE SUN   11:11 AM ON MON JUN 26 2017
Racial slurs are repugnant, but, according to last week’s Supreme Court ruling in the “Slants” case, they are also protecte…