Howard County News

Mom pleads guilty to misdemeanor in child's injury

A woman has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor in connection with an injury to her 2-year-old son months before he was killed.

Friday - 09/14/2012, 11:49am EDT

Skating coach to be freed, must surrender in NY

A Maryland judge has ruled that a skating coach charged with sex abuse can go free on the condition he surrender to New York authorities within three days.

Monday - 09/10/2012, 04:27pm EDT

Md. man who destroyed a speed cam warns others

A man who shot a mobile speed camera van in June has a warning for drivers: "Don't do what I did."

Saturday - 09/08/2012, 07:25am EDT
Listen

Md. fatal derailment caused $2.2M in damage

A preliminary National Transportation Safety Board report does not give a cause for the Aug. 20 derailment that buried two women in coal, killing them.

Wednesday - 09/05/2012, 06:28pm EDT

Fire breaks out at Md. liquor store, no injuries reported

A Howard County fire department spokesman says firefighters have extinguished a blaze at a Jessup liquor store and no injuries have been reported.

Monday - 09/03/2012, 01:59pm EDT

911 calls after Md. train derailment released

The initial 911 calls after an Aug. 20 train derailment in downtown Ellicott City gave no indication that two teenagers had been buried in spilled coal.

Friday - 08/31/2012, 06:37pm EDT

Bowie man faces new sex abuse charges after release

A Bowie man has been charged with assault of a minor for the third time in August.

Friday - 08/31/2012, 07:54am EDT

2nd teen killed in Md. train accident to be buried

Funeral services are scheduled for the second of two teens killed in a train derailment in Maryland's Ellicott City.

Saturday - 08/25/2012, 08:57am EDT

Family and friends remember teen killed in train derailment

Family and friends are gathering Saturday to remember Rose Mayr at Bethany United Methodist Church in Ellicott City, Md.

Saturday - 08/25/2012, 07:43am EDT

Authorities set to reopen road after derailment

Authorities in Ellicott City will reopen Main Street four days after a train derailment that killed two women.

Friday - 08/24/2012, 11:44pm EDT

Md. woman claims no blame for 40 dead pets

A Columbia woman on trial for animal cruelty contends her husband was responsible for the 40 dead animals found in her town house in January.

Friday - 08/24/2012, 10:26am EDT

Laurel man charged in stabbing death at mobile home park

Howard County police say a 20-year-old Laurel man has been charged with second-degree homicide in a stabbing death at a mobile park home.

Friday - 08/24/2012, 09:29am EDT

Funeral services for one killed in derailment

The funeral service for Elizabeth Conway Nass, a student at James Madison University in Virginia, will be at the Church of the Resurrection in Ellicott City.

Friday - 08/24/2012, 05:27am EDT

Autopsy: Coal killed Md. derailment victims

Two young women were killed when a freight train derailed and toppled so much coal on them they couldn't breathe, authorities said Thursday.

Thursday - 08/23/2012, 05:09pm EDT

Md. derailment victims suffocated, autopsy finds

Howard County Police say autopsies of two young women killed in an Ellicott City train derailment concluded they were crushed to death by coal from the train.

Thursday - 08/23/2012, 12:05pm EDT

Shop owners report losses after train derailment that killed two

Following the train derailment that killed two local teen girls, business seems like a trivial concern. But with road closures related to the cleanup and investigation, limited foot traffic means financial losses for local business owners.

Thursday - 08/23/2012, 10:39am EDT

2 women killed as train derails in historic Ellicott City

The derailment of an 80-car CSX train in the heart of historic Ellicott City left two women dead. Howard County Executive Ken Ulman tells WTOP no one in Ellicott City can "remember a derailment of this magnitude ever happening here."

Wednesday - 08/22/2012, 09:06am EDT
Listen

Md. train derailment disrupts Verizon service

Verizon Communications Inc. says a train derailment near Baltimore is disrupting land-line service to customers, including some government clients.

Tuesday - 08/21/2012, 05:53pm EDT

Howard Hughes Corp. buys Columbia office building

The Howard Hughes Corp. has bought a nine-story office building next to The Mall in Columbia.

Tuesday - 08/21/2012, 01:07pm EDT

Memorial set for longtime Towson educator

A memorial Saturday night will honor Dr. Billy D. "Doc" Hauserman, a Towson University educator whose career there spanned 33 years and included a decade as the dean of Towson's College of Education.

Friday - 08/17/2012, 12:34pm EDT
  •  
  • 11
  •