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2 Food Vendor Employees Found Dead From Overdose At Ho.Co. State Fair Identified

HOWARD COUNTY, Md. (WJZ) —Two food vendor employees found dead in a locked bunkhouse at the Howard County Fair earlier in August have been identified Friday, victims of the opioid epidemic.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-08-17 18:31:01

Murder Of Taylor Hayes: Suspect Arrested, Police Say

BALTIMORE, MD — Police said a man was arrested and charged in the murder of 7-year-old Taylor Hayes, and his girlfriend was charged as an accessory. The child died on July 19 as the result of a gunshot wound.

PATCH - 2018-08-17 18:05:41

Man dies after being shot while driving, striking tree, officials say

Officials said around 8:10 p.m. Friday, an officer conducting business checks in the area of the 1500 block of Washington Boulevard heard gunfire. After canvassing the area, the officer found a car that had struck a tree, and the driver who had been ejected.

WBALTV.COM - 2018-08-18 01:34:00

Severn Woman Found Dead Was Stabbed Multiple Times, Authorities Say

SEVERN, Md. (WJZ) —New information from authorities states that a Severn woman, Jasmine Adams, was stabbed multiple times.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-08-17 18:42:00

Police: Man finds daughter dead in basement of Severn home in ‘targeted incident’

According to police, homicide detectives found the victim suffering from trauma to her upper body. In an autopsy completed Thursday by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, it was ruled the victim’s cause of death was numerous sharp force injuries to the upper body.

WJLA - 2018-08-17 11:48:28

Baltimore Man Named in Killing of Taylor Hayes

“I’d like to announce the arrest of of 29-year-old Keon Gray of Baltimore for the murder of 7-year-old Taylor Hayes,” said Interim Baltimore City Police Commissioner Gary Tuggle, flanked by Hayes’s family and Chief Deputy State’s Attorney Michael Schatzow. “Of course, Mr. Gray is innocent until prov

AFRO AMERICAN NEWSPAPER - 2018-08-17 17:31:55

Melania to attend cyberbullying summit one week after Trump's 'dog' tweet about Omarosa

An announcement that first lady Melania Trump will attend an anti-cyber-bullying summit on Monday has renewed concern about her husband's own behavior on social media. Her plan to attend the Federal Partners in Bullying Prevention summit in the Washington suburb of Rockville, Maryland, comes just fo

USA TODAY - 2018-08-17 17:11:45

Gaithersburg man who tried to kill ex-girlfriend sentenced to life in prison

ROCKVILLE, Md. (ABC7) —A Montgomery County man who tried to fatally stab his ex-girlfriend weeks before Christmas in Gaithersburg has been sentenced to life in prison.Montgomery County Reporter Kevin Lewis spoke to the victim in the video above.

WJLA - 2018-08-17 18:03:38

Columbia Burglar Wanted After Two Business Break-Ins: VIDEO

COLUMBIA, MD — Two commercial burglaries in Columbia are believed to have been committed by the same person, the Howard County Police Department reports. Officials released video of the suspect on Friday, Aug. 17.

PATCH - 2018-08-17 16:23:52

Man kills uncle after heated argument in Glen Burnie, police say

Patrol officers also made contact with the only other occupant of the home, the victim’s nephew, identified as 26-year-old Devin Leontis Peele, police said.

WBALTV.COM - 2018-08-16 15:32:00

BREAKING NEWS: Police investigate double shooting in SW Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WBFF)-- Baltimore City Police are on the scene of a double shooting in Southwest Baltimore.Two men were shot just before 8am Thursday in the 1100 block of DeSoto Road.Homicide Detectives are responding due to severity of the injuries.Police are actively searching for the suspect.This is a


Woman Found Dead In Severn Home's Basement: Police

SEVERN, MD — A Severn woman was found dead in the basement of her home Wednesday by her father, and Anne Arundel County Police say the case is an apparent homicide. The father of 29-year-old Jasmine Sherel Adams called police just before 11:30 a.m. after finding her dead in the basement of her resid


Officer Injured In 3-Vehicle Crash In Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WJZ) —A police officer has been hospitalized after a three-vehicle crash in Baltimore Thursday.The accident happened around 5:30 p.m. at the intersection of Park Heights and Wylie avenues.Chopper 13 is over the scene where the front end of a Baltimore City Police cruiser was smashed in. T

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-08-16 18:12:21

Man finds 29-year-old daughter dead in her basement

The woman, Jasmine Sherel Adams, was found in the basement and police believe she suffered trauma to her upper body. Police are investigating this as a homicide and say an autopsy should determine the exact cause of death.

WMAR2NEWS.COM - 2018-08-16 15:35:49

Detectives Investigate Fatal Pedestrian-Involved Collision in Rockville

Rockville, Md. - Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department are asking for the public's help in an investigation in Rockville, Maryland.

LOCALDVM.COM - 2018-08-17 02:10:44

10 Columbia Companies Make Inc. 5000 List

COLUMBIA, MD — Ten companies in Columbia made the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing companies in America for 2018. A total of 111 companies in Maryland made the list, created by the business magazine Inc. each year.

PATCH - 2018-08-17 05:09:18

Double Shooting On DeSoto Road: Suspect At Large, Police Say

BALTIMORE, MD — Officials say the suspect in a double shooting is on the loose in southwest Baltimore. Anyone who sees him should call 911, and residents should expect road closures in the area.


Armed Robbery Of Columbia Deliveryman Nets 2 Arrests

COLUMBIA, MD — Two people have been charged in the armed robbery of a pizza delivery driver in Columbia, according to police. Officials said that investigators recently identified and arrested the duo, which involved one suspect and his accomplice.


Hillary Clinton endorses girl who took a knee during Pledge of Allegiance

Inspired by banished NFL quarterbackColin Kaepernick, Baltimore middle schooler Mariana Taylor, 11, wanted to protest sexism and racism in America by taking a knee, an act that wasn't well received by her teacher. In February, as Taylor began kneeling during the Pledge of Allegiance, the instructor


29-Year-Old Woman Found Dead Inside Anne Arundel Co. Home

“It’s shocking, and it hurts,” An unidentified neighbor said. “I didn’t know her very well but it hurts. It’s a woman. It would hurt if it was anybody,”