A view of the Thomas the Train balloon float during the 88th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Rehearsals - Inflation Eve on November 26 in New York City.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Crowds Celebrate at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Spectators of all ages are oohing and ahhing as giant inflated characters wind their way through Manhattan in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.

7 hours ago

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Thanksgiving Menu: Turkey, Parades, Shopping Deals

Turkey, stuffing and a helium-filled Thomas the Tank Engine were on the menu as friends and families gathered across the United States to celebrate Thanksgiving.

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Man Sentenced for 2,600 Aluminum Carts

A man convicted of stealing more than 2,600 aluminum carts from the Postal Service and selling them for scrap has been sentenced to seven years in prison.

19 hours ago

File photo of the National Guard. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Soldier from Maryland Killed in Afghanistan

The Pentagon says a soldier from Wicomico County is one of two who were killed in Afghanistan.

20 hours ago

30-year-old Ryan Franklin Evans, found shot to death in 2013. (Photo by Baltimore County Police Dept.)

Baltimore County Police Seek Information in 2013 Fatal Shooting

Baltimore County Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect in the fatal shooting of a 30-year-old man.

22 hours ago

Airline passengers at Dulles International Airport outside Washington, DC,  in Virginia, arrive to snow showers on the busiest travel day of the year November 26, 2014. Hundreds of flights were cancelled or delayed Wednesday in the US northeast as a winter storm delivered freezing rain and snow ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, one of the year's biggest travel weekends. A wintry mix was falling in Boston, Philadelphia, New York and Washington, according to the National Weather Service, which forecast "havoc" for travelers along the east coast from the Carolinas up through New England.(Photo credit PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Snow Hampers Holiday Travel in Maryland

A snowfall of up to 7 inches across central and western Maryland is making travel difficult on the day before Thanksgiving.


Lighting ceremony of the National Christmas Tree during a ceremony at the Ellipse December 6, 2013 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

2014 National Christmas Tree Lighting Performers Announced

The National Christmas Tree lighting, which will be held at 4:30 p.m. Dec. 4 on the Ellipse at President’s Park, will be co-hosted by Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson, the National Park Service announced today.


Group of protesters take to the streets in Baltimore on Ferguson grand jury decision. (Photo by Cam Thompson/All-News 99.1)

Baltimore Protesters Out in Full Force, Stop Traffic in City

Protesters were out in full force Tuesday night following the grand jury’s decision not to indict Ferguson officer Darren Wilson in the shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown.


Larry Hogan, Maryland's governor-elect. (Photo from Larry Hogan)

Sauerbrey and Bentley to Help Hogan Transition

Gov.-elect Larry Hogan has named more members of his transition team in Maryland.


File photo of an oil field. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Administration to Propose Md. Gas Drilling Regs

Outgoing Democratic Gov. Martin O’Malley said Tuesday his administration will propose some of the nations’ toughest regulations next month governing the extraction of natural gas from the Marcellus shale rock formation underlying parts of far western Maryland through the drilling technique called hydraulic fracturing, or fracking.



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