- Bill would require courts to tell abusers to give up guns Updated: Feb-06-16 3:29 pm
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - Judges would be required to inform domestic violence abusers they are prohibited from possessing firearms, under a measure coming before Maryland lawmakers.
- Driver killed, passenger hurt when truck hits a tree Updated: Feb-05-16 6:51 pm
MCHENRY, Maryland - Maryland State Police say a man was killed and another was hurt when the pickup truck they were in hit a tree in McHenry.
- Hogan announces money for Prince George's Hospital System Updated: Feb-05-16 6:01 pm
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - Gov. Larry Hogan on Friday budgeted $15 million for the next fiscal year to address long-running financial challenges with Prince George's County's health care infrastructure - part of a plan that calls for investing $55 million over five years to maintain the current system and help with the transition to a new regional medical center.
- Senate again delays veto override vote on felons voting bill Updated: Feb-05-16 2:02 pm
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - The Maryland Senate has again delayed a vote to override Gov. Larry Hogan's veto of a bill that would allow felons to vote while they are on parole or probation.
- Md. lawmaker moves to decriminalize drugs like heroin Updated: Feb-05-16 1:57 pm
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - A Maryland lawmaker is proposing to decriminalize possession of small amounts of drugs like heroin and cocaine.
- Md. Gov. Hogan to campaign for Christie in New Hampshire Updated: Feb-05-16 11:59 am
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is planning to campaign for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in New Hampshire this weekend.
- Court orders reconsideration of Maryland gun law ruling Updated: Feb-04-16 4:58 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Maryland's assault weapons ban implicates its citizens' core Second Amendment rights and must be reviewed under a more rigorous judicial standard than the one used by a judge who upheld the law's constitutionality, a divided federal appeals court ruled Thursday.
- Tractor trailer driver charged in Md. crash that killed 5 Updated: Feb-04-16 2:20 pm
WYE MILLS, Maryland - Maryland State Police say a driver whose tractor trailer crashed with a car in Queen Anne's County, killing five people in the car, has been cited for 11 traffic violations.
- Bill would remove Taney statue from Maryland State House Updated: Feb-03-16 5:13 pm
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - A bill before the Maryland House of Delegates would remove from the Maryland State House grounds a statue of the Supreme Court chief justice who wrote the 1857 Dred Scott decision affirming slavery.
- Hogan sounds bipartisan tone in State of the State speech Updated: Feb-03-16 3:52 pm
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - Republican Gov. Larry Hogan pressed his goals for tax relief Wednesday in his second State of the State speech. This time, though, he was careful to credit Democrats for helping him make some small tax cuts last year, and he highlighted the importance of Democrats and Republicans working together.
- Mount Airy making plans for its own police force Updated: Feb-02-16 7:43 pm
MOUNT AIRY, Maryland - Mount Airy's Town Council will draft an ordinance to end the Maryland State Police Resident Trooper Program in favor of creating its own police force.
- Police investigate slaying of state prison inmate in Jessup Updated: Feb-02-16 2:41 pm
JESSUP, Maryland - Maryland State Police say they're investigating the slaying of a state prison inmate at the maximum-security Jessup Correctional Institution in Jessup.
- Md. bill would make poultry companies responsible for manure Updated: Feb-02-16 4:46 am
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - A measure in Maryland would make poultry companies responsible for chicken manure, which environmentalists cite as a major pollutant in the Chesapeake Bay.
- Maryland Democrats push for affordable college, retirement Updated: Feb-01-16 5:38 pm
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - Maryland Democrats on Monday outlined plans for legislation to help people save for college and retirement.
- Bill would set $20,000 penalty for deer poaching Updated: Jan-27-16 10:47 am
CUMBERLAND, Maryland - Maryland state legislators are set to consider a bill that would set penalties of up to $20,000 for poaching deer on private land.
- Md. measure seeks to improve equal pay law for women Updated: Jan-27-16 2:16 am
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - A measure going before Maryland lawmakers seeks to improve the state's Equal Pay for Equal Work Act.
- Hogan proposes nonpartisan panel for redistricting Updated: Jan-26-16 4:38 pm
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - Gov. Larry Hogan is proposing a constitutional amendment to take politics out of how congressional districts are drawn.
- Hogan introduces bills to fight heroin epidemic Updated: Jan-26-16 2:06 pm
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - Gov. Larry Hogan wants to increase drug-trafficking penalties and strengthen Maryland's prescription drug monitoring program to help fight the state's heroin epidemic.
- Maryland analysts to give fiscal briefing to lawmakers Updated: Jan-26-16 2:20 am
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - Maryland analysts are scheduled to give lawmakers a fiscal briefing.
- Major snowstorm delays cruise ship's return to Baltimore Updated: Jan-23-16 7:52 pm
BALTIMORE - For the passengers on a cruise ship heading back to snowy Baltimore from the Bahamas, one more day at sea doesn't sound like such a bad idea.
- Lawsuit alleges racial hostility against Pocomoke officers Updated: Jan-21-16 7:01 pm
Attorneys representing Pocomoke City's former police chief and two other black officers filed a federal lawsuit on Thursday accusing city officials and members of other law enforcement agencies of racial discrimination.
- Maryland lawmakers to start early to get ahead of snowstorm Updated: Jan-21-16 4:22 pm
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - Maryland lawmakers want to get in and out early ahead of a big snowstorm in the forecast.
- Maryland lawmakers override veto of marijuana bill Updated: Jan-21-16 3:51 pm
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - The Maryland General Assembly overrode several of Gov. Larry Hogan's vetoes on Thursday, including his veto of a bill decriminalizing the possession of marijuana paraphernalia and another to ensure third-party travel websites pay all of the state's sales tax.
- Police: Man hit by truck with plow, killed Updated: Jan-21-16 2:32 pm
BELTSVILLE, Maryland - Maryland State Police say a Beltsville man was killed in a hit-and-run crash involving a pickup truck equipped with a snow plow.
- Maryland House votes to override veto on felons voting bill Updated: Jan-20-16 4:01 pm
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - The Maryland House of Delegates voted Wednesday to override Gov. Larry Hogan's veto of a bill that would allow felons to vote while they are on parole or probation.