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Hogan to Sign Bills on Public Safety, Law Enforcement

Gov. Larry Hogan is scheduled to sign into law nine bills dealing with public safety and law enforcement, including one that will require police to give information about in-custody deaths to a state office.

04/24/2015

Furnace Hills Coffee Co. founder Dave Baldwin and his daughter. (Credit: Chuck Carroll/NewsRadio 99.1)

Coffee With a Purpose: Md. Roaster Serves Cup of Joe for One Incredible Reason

About 40 minutes outside Baltimore is a coffee shop where the chief roaster is developmentally disabled. Now celebrating its fifth anniversary, the popularity of her blends and purpose of Furnace Hills continues to grow.

04/24/2015

Hundreds of demonstrators rally and march in front of Baltimore City Hall to protest against police brutality and the death of Freddie Gray April 23, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. Gray, 25, was arrested for possessing a switch blade knife April 12 outside the Gilmor Homes housing project on Baltimore's west side. According to his attorney, Gray died a week later in the hospital from a severe spinal cord injury he received while in police custody.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Police: Gray Should’ve Received Medical Care Before Ride

The mayor of Baltimore says she wants answers to why police policies were not followed in the unexplained police-custody death of Freddie Gray.

04/24/2015

WNEW won Best Newscast for its coverage of a small plane that crashed into a Gaithersburg home on December 8, 2014, killing six people.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

WNEW Honored With 3 Regional Murrow Awards, Including ‘Overall Excellence’

WNEW has been honored with three regional Edward R. Murrow Awards, including the two most coveted.

04/24/2015

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U-Md. Cancels ‘American Sniper’ Showing After Complaints of Islamophobia

A showing of “American Sniper” has been cancelled by the Student Entertainment Events group at the University of Maryland, College Park after students called the Best Picture-nominated film Islamophobic.

04/24/2015

The new cruisers have a new, two-tone blue and silver color scheme. (Photo from Prince George's County Police Department)

Officer Accused of Punching Teen Settles Misconduct Charge

A Prince George’s County Police officer has settled a misconduct in office charge after surveillance video showed him punching a 15-year-old boy in custody.

04/24/2015

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The Stories of 4 People Killed By U.S. Drones

A look at the lives of four men — two Western hostages and two American terror suspects — who were killed by CIA drone strikes in Pakistan.

04/24/2015

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Foo Fighters Say Goodbye to Jim Vance in July 4th D.C. Concert Promo

The Foo Fighters are going to miss Jim Vance.

04/24/2015

Chris Tillman #30 of the Baltimore Orioles delivers a pitch in the first inning during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on April 23, 2015 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Orioles Rally Late, Fall 7-6 to Blue Jays

Josh Donaldson hit a two-run homer, Drew Hutchison pitched eight strong innings and the Toronto Blue Jays completed a three-game sweep of Baltimore, beating the Orioles 7-6 on Thursday night.

04/23/2015

File photo of a gavel. (credit: Thinkstock)

Man Sentenced for Robbing 5 Cellphone Stores

A man who robbed five cellphone stores at gunpoint has been sentenced to 16 years in prison.

04/23/2015