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Maryland is a state in the Mid-Atlantic region of the Southeastern United States, bordering Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia to its south and west; Pennsylvania to its north; and Delaware and the Atlantic Ocean to its east. The state's largest city is Baltimore, and its capital is Annapolis. Among its occasional nicknames are Old Line State, the Free State, and the Chesapeake Bay State. It is named after the English queen Henrietta Maria, known in England as Queen Mary, who was the wife of King Charles I.
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Man accused of answering pro-Trump neighbors' honk with a gunshotMaryland man was posting a BLM sign when a pickup truck carrying a Trump billboard honked, and he allegedly fired a 12-guage shotgun round.
Maryland's Republican Gov. Larry Hogan writes in Ronald Reagan rather than vote for Trump"I thought it was important to just cast a vote that showed the kind of person I'd like to see in office," Gov. Hogan told The Washington Post Friday.
'We're being silenced': Smith Island residents say Maryland took away their voting rightsOne remote community says Maryland took their right to vote by closing its sole voting precinct. Now they're fighting back to defend their way of life
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Trump travels to Walter Reed hospital on Marine One after coronavirus diagnosisPresident Trump took the presidential helicopter Marine One from the White House to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Maryland, where Mr. Trump will be working for a few days after being..
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Maryland Man Sentenced After Holding Large Parties During Covid PandemicShawn Marshall Myers was arrested in March, after prosecutors said he threw two parties of 50 or more people at his home in defiance of the state’s ban on gatherings of more than 10 people.
$20 Million Settlement Reached in Maryland Officer's Fatal Shooting of William GreenMichael Owen, a police corporal in Prince George’s County, Md., shot William H. Green six times while he was in a patrol car in January, the authorities said.
Black women leaders respond to Trump's question: "What do you have to lose?"Campaigning in 2016, Donald Trump called on Black voters across the country to "try something new" by voting against the Democratic Party, saying "What do you have to lose?" Now, more than 1,000 Black..
Ridiculous Fight at Running Track, Trump Supporter Goes OffThis video shows the level of tension that we have come to know as 2020, as a Trump supporter goes nuts on a Black guy who dared to stand in his lane on a running track. It appears the track is..
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Convicted serial killer Samuel Little confesses to 1972 killingIn Maryland, a 46-year-old cold case is closed. Samuel Little, a convicted killer, admitted to murdering an unidentified woman outside Washington, D.C. in 1972. Little claims to have killed 90 people..
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Philadelphia mayor apologizes after viral photo shows him dining indoors in Maryland despite city banKenney apologized in a tweet Monday, explaining that he felt "the risk was low because the county he visited had fewer than 800 COVID-19 cases."
Weakened Laura still carries a punch as it heads toward Atlantic OceanThe remnants of Hurricane Laura continued to weaken Saturday but it may bring tornadoes to North Carolina and the Delaware-Maryland-Virginia region.
Farmers and local communities come together to overcome pandemic-related hurdlesIn the latest Small Business Pulse Survey by the Census Bureau, almost 79 percent of businesses across the nation reported experiencing negative effects of the pandemic. Farmers at Mile High Fungi in..
President of Young Democrats of Maryland found deadBody of Joseph Kitchen, 34, found in D.C. more than week after he was last seen, in Annapolis, Maryland.
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Winter weather takes its toll on millionsFallout from a recent winter storm in the Northeast continues as about 168,000 people in Pennsylvania and Maryland are still without electricity three days after an ice storm downed trees and power..
Motive unclear in Maryland mall shootingAs the investigation into the deadly shooting at the Columbia Mall in Maryland continues, police say they still don't know why the suspect, Darion Aquilar, opened fire. Sources say investigators have..
Germantown exorcism suspects charged with murderMaryland mother Zakieya Avery has been charged with murder in the stabbing deaths of her one-year-old son and two-year-old daughter, as well as attempted murder charges of two more of her children...
Cummings wishes Bob Gates "waited a little longer" to write bookRep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., offers his thoughts on Bob Gates' new memoir, Gov. Chris Christie's traffic scandal, and other topics.
Cops Arrest 5 Suspects In Racist Football Field Vandalism Case5 men have been arrested for allegedly vandalizing a Maryland high school -- in an incident where racist graffiti was sprayed on the football field, officials say. As we previously reported, graffiti..
Deadly gas explosion destroys homes in BaltimoreCBS News correspondent Kris Van Cleave joins CBSN from the scene of a gas explosion that killed at least one person and destroyed three homes in Baltimore County, Maryland.
If Public Schools Are Closed, Should Private Schools Have to Follow?A dispute in Maryland over whether prestigious private schools can teach in person during the coronavirus pandemic highlights a national divide.
East Coast Braces for Floods and Wind as Isaias IntensifiesA heavy soaking is expected in the Carolinas and Maryland, with tropical storm warnings and watches in effect all the way up the Eastern Seaboard.
Maryland governor overturns order that would keep Barron Trump's school closed as president pushes reopeningGov. Larry Hogan said the decision to reopen should be left to "schools and parents, not politicians."
As Trump Calls for Schools to Fully Reopen, His Son’s School Says It Will NotSt. Andrew’s Episcopal School, the private school in the Maryland suburbs attended by Barron Trump, said it was considering either a hybrid part-time plan or going back to entirely online classes.
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Mural of Breonna Taylor painted in Maryland parkNearly 30 volunteers and 10 teaching artists painted a 7,000-square-foot mural honoring Breonna Taylor – a 26-year old Black woman who was fatally shot by police in her Louisville, Kentucky apartment..
Hogan, Maryland Governor, Plans Book Tour as He Eyes 2024 White House RunLarry Hogan, the Republican governor of a solidly Democratic state, who has drawn attention for his criticism of President Trump’s coronavirus response, writes at length about the experience.
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'They don't make turtle-sized wheelchairs': Two years later, Maryland's 'Lego Turtle' has recovered from shell fracturesAn Eastern box turtle who spent two years recovering from shell fractures that required use a custom Lego wheelchair is nearing a full recovery.
He Says a Union Fired Him Over His Push for Police ReformA clash at a Maryland local shows the tensions in a labor movement whose ranks include law enforcement officers along with many nonwhite, nonpolice members.
Teens Are on Front Lines of Black Lives Matters ProtestsHigh school students have organized protests in California, Maryland and Michigan. In one Texas suburb, three teenagers led hundreds of people in a march, and they say they aren’t done organizing.
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White Americans turn out for Floyd protests, but will they work for change?Leslie Batson, a white office administrator from Maryland, joined the thousands of marchers protesting the killing of George Floyd in Washington, D.C., last weekend after her children asked why the..
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