Authorities say two members of an Ellicott City family were injured, one critically, in a house fire.
Howard County fire officials say about 20 people have been displaced by a fire at an apartment building in Ellicott City, but no one was hurt.
A jury in Ellicott City has convicted a former aide at the Maryland School for the Deaf of sexually abusing two middle-school girls.
Jurors on Wednesday heard a former Maryland School for the Deaf aide acknowledge to police that he touched girls’ buttocks and breasts in what he said was accidental contact in a narrow hallway.
A trial in Ellicott City is prompting the National Association of the Deaf to develop guidelines for courtroom restrictions on spectator use of American Sign Language.
Police in Howard County say they’re investigating the arson of a portable speed camera near Glenelg High School.
Authorities say a swimmer disappeared over a dam spillway at Patapsco River State Park.
Howard County police have charged a man they say tried to hit officers with his car with attempted murder.
Four adults and five children were injured in a three-vehicle crash involving a school bus in Howard County, police say.
A teenage girl charged as an adult in her father’s stabbing death told her boyfriend she wanted him to knife her dad 10 times in the throat and planned to run off to California after the slaying, police said.