Trump suffers second defeat as revised travel ban on hold

/ Mar 16, 2017

Trump suffers second defeat as revised travel ban on hold

President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban has suffered another federal court setback after a judge in Maryland rejected a revised measure that bans travel targeting six predominantly Muslim countries. Judge Theodore Chuang ruled Thursday in a case brought near the nation’s capital by the ...

Flash flood rages down historic Maryland mainstreet, kills two

Aug 1, 2016

Flash flood rages down historic Maryland mainstreet, kills two

Flooding from torrential rain killed two people in Ellicott City, Maryland, with floodwaters that tore through the U.S. town’s historic downtown, collapsing a street and sweeping away cars. Ellicott City was pounded by almost 6 inches (15 cm) of rain in two hours late ...

Top-seeded Oregon ousts Duke

Mar 25, 2016

Top-seeded Oregon ousts Duke

The Oregon Ducks took a double-digit lead early in the second half against the defending national champions, and they never flinched down the stretch. After taking down mighty Duke with remarkably little drama, these high-flying Ducks are on the brink of the Final Four. ...

Apr 8, 2015

Carbon monoxide claimed eight in home after power was cut off

A divorced kitchen worker and his seven children were accidentally poisoned to death by carbon monoxide from a generator they used to keep warm after their electricity was cut off, police said Tuesday. The Delmarva Power company said it cut off power to the ...

Male pair dressed as females try to ram NSA gate with car

Mar 31, 2015

Male pair dressed as females try to ram NSA gate with car

Officers opened fire after two men dressed as women refused to stop Monday at the National Security Agency gate at Fort Meade and then smashed into a police vehicle blocking the road, officials said. One of the men died, and the other man and ...

/ Mar 26, 2015

LNG export project kicks off in Maryland

A ground-breaking ceremony was held in Cove Point, Maryland, on Wednesday for facilities related to a project to export liquefied natural gas to Japan. The project, which involves Sumitomo Corp., will see some 2.3 million tons of LNG shipped to Japan annually after the ...