An Essex man has been sentenced to 60 years in prison for fatally stabbing his girlfriend in his home.
Former D.C. Councilmember Michael Brown has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for taking more than $50,000 in bribes in an undercover FBI sting.
A former Maryland correctional officer has been sentenced to a year and day in federal prison for his role in the severe beating of an inmate at Roxbury Correctional Institution near Hagerstown in 2008.
Maryland’s prison system says it needs more local families to volunteer as weekend hosts for puppies in training as service dogs for disabled military veterans.
A woman has been sentenced to 30 years in prison in the fatal shooting and stabbing of a man over a $200 debt.
Two brothers have been sentenced for their roles in a plot to sell cocaine base in Baltimore and Annapolis.
A man convicted of robbing two downtown Washington banks on the same day has been sentenced to 8 ½ years in prison.
People who commit domestic violence in front of a child will face more time in prison, under a bill passed by the Maryland General Assembly.
Authorities kept hundreds of thousands of people out of their beds early Wednesday after a magnitude-8.2 earthquake struck off Chile’s northern coast. Five people were crushed to death or suffered fatal heart attacks, a remarkably low toll for such a powerful shift in the Earth’s crust.
Two more former Maryland correctional officers have been sentenced to federal prison for conspiring in the 2008 beating of an inmate at Roxbury Correctional Institution near Hagerstown.