Howard County News
Howard County police say an 86-year-old woman reports that she was sexually assaulted after accepting a ride from a stranger.
In the past 25 years, the number of women caught in the criminal justice system has skyrocketed, according to the ACLU. WTOP takes a look inside the Maryland Correctional Institution for Women in Jessup.
The search for a 19-year-old swimmer in the Triadelphia Reservoir ended Friday afternoon when divers found his body.
Two local schools were evacuated on Friday morning.
Rock stars know the power of a microphone. Normally they use it to blast out the eardrums of loyal fans at a concert. But Jack Johnson used his megaphone to encourage the Merriweather Post Pavilion to add solar panels and a biodiesel generator. Now major renovation project is expanding on those changes.
A 19-year-old went underwater and didn't come up for air.
Man shot by officer after brandishing knife in store pleads guilty to assault
A man was arrested Sunday afternoon after he allegedly walked into a Howard County police station and threatened the officers.
Howard County Police say they are investigating a homicide and have a suspect in custody following the discovery of a body in an outbuilding in Dayton, MD., on Friday.
Howard County announces $19M plan for Merriweather Post Pavilion concert venue renovations
Md. mall store where 2 were killed by gunman in January is reopening
A man exposed himself to clerks at two motels in North Laurel, Howard County police say.
A local man penned a song for the dogs and it's helping veterans in need.
Howard County Police have charged a delivery driver for a contractor with Subway with burglarizing several of the fast-food restaurants.
A Maryland woman whose son drowned last year along an obstacle course in West Virginia's Eastern Panhandle has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the organizers of Tough Mudder's Mid-Atlantic event.
This weekend's top concerts include a little bit of everything -- Hair bands, classic funk, and even a Latin-pop legend.
Man accused in 2011 slaying, dismemberment of Macon law grad pleads guilty
Police: Drunken driving charges pending in Md. crash that left pedestrian injured
Three years ago Dozer stunned racers at the Maryland Half Marathon. Since then, the Goldendoodle has been on a mission to raise money for cancer research.
House committee approves marijuana decriminalization bill, passes bill to full chamber
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