A woman who prosecutors say was texting and driving when she hit and killed a motorcyclist has been charged with negligent manslaughter by motor vehicle.
Slain security guard Richard “Mike” Ridgell was a loving father and steadfast protector of 2,000 workers at the Washington Navy Yard, where he died maintaining his lobby post to keep a shotgun-wielding man from leaving the building, mourners said at a memorial service Saturday.
Anne Arundel County police are looking for a man who tried to carjack a woman in Severn.
Police say a 24-year-old man turned himself in after hitting a pedestrian with his car, and witnesses say the man intentionally struck the man after a dispute.
Anne Arundel County police say animal control officers have removed 4 horses, 5 ponies and 3 goats from a property in Severn because of neglect.
A neighbor saw smoke and called the fire department around 6:30 a.m. but the flames were too intense for them to fight the blaze inside.
The Anne Arundel County Council has chosen a 31-year-old Severn man to fill a vacant seat on the council, ending weeks of deadlock.