MARC adding weekend service between Baltimore, DC

Maryland is expanding MARC rail service beyond the work week. State transportation officials say the transportation bill signed Thursday includes $100 million for enhancement for MARC.

Friday - 05/17/2013, 02:08pm EDT

Black-Eyed Susan Day concerts: Goo Goo Dolls and Rodney Atkins

WTOP's Kristi King reports.

Friday - 05/17/2013, 12:16pm EDT


Security tightened for Preakness

For the first time ever, security will be roaming the grounds of Pimlico with metal detectors. But that's not the only security change for the thoroughbred horse race.

Friday - 05/17/2013, 09:49am EDT

Lt. Gov. Brown to present Preakness trophy

Lt. Gov. Brown to present trophy to winner of Preakness Stakes, stand in for Gov. O'Malley

Friday - 05/17/2013, 09:46am EDT

Goldencents seeks a Preakness reversal

Bucking history: Goldencents looks for a Preakness rebound after running 17th in Derby

Friday - 05/17/2013, 07:48am EDT

Orb has gone from ordinary to extraordinary

Derby winner Orb has gone from ordinary to extraordinary heading into Preakness

Friday - 05/17/2013, 05:09am EDT

Report: Md. Tax Court misses deadline in appeals

A new report finds the Maryland Tax Court failed more than 40 percent of the time to resolve homeowners' appeals of property-tax assessments within 90 days of filing.

Thursday - 05/16/2013, 08:13pm EDT

Man arrested in rape of 9-year-old in Baltimore

Authorities say an Ecuadorian national in the U.S. illegally has been charged with raping a 9-year-old girl in Baltimore.

Thursday - 05/16/2013, 06:02pm EDT

Orb to have an inside view of Preakness from rail

Orb becomes Preakness insider after drawing rail as favorite in Saturday's Triple Crown race

Thursday - 05/16/2013, 02:08pm EDT

Get ready to shuck and slurp Maryland's 'Skinny Dipper'

If the words "shucking" and "slurping" make your mouth water, get ready for the debut of a new oyster raised in Maryland.

Thursday - 05/16/2013, 04:06am EDT

Stolen US historical documents returned to owners

FBI, National Archives return to rightful owners 10,000 items stolen by well-known collector

Tuesday - 05/14/2013, 06:38pm EDT

Man pleads guilty in fatal carryout shooting

A man has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder in a shooting at a Baltimore carryout restaurant.

Tuesday - 05/14/2013, 04:17pm EDT

Baltimore resident hiring bill gets preliminary OK

The Baltimore City Council has given a preliminary approval to a bill that would require local hiring for contractors.

Tuesday - 05/14/2013, 01:21pm EDT

Md. officer pleads guilty to misconduct

Baltimore Co. officer accused of on-duty sex activity pleads guilty to misconduct

Tuesday - 05/14/2013, 09:19am EDT

Police identify woman in officer-involved shooting

Baltimore County police have identified a woman who was shot by an officer while carrying a metallic replica of a large-caliber handgun.

Monday - 05/13/2013, 08:29pm EDT

Md. teen's 'promposal' becomes YouTube sensation

Many "promposals" have gone viral in recent years, with teens performing songs, dances and skits to secure the perfect date.

Monday - 05/13/2013, 02:40pm EDT

Woman shot by officer was carrying replica gun

Baltimore County police say woman shot by officer in Pikesville was carrying replica handgun

Sunday - 05/12/2013, 01:41pm EDT

Baltimore schools prep for massive renovations

Baltimore public schools seek to improve student achievement through better buildings

Sunday - 05/12/2013, 09:51am EDT

Baltimore County officer shoots, injures woman

Baltimore County police officer shoots, injures woman; woman had pulled out gun, police say

Saturday - 05/11/2013, 11:08am EDT

Md. lawmakers meet with jail officials

Maryland Republicans say some additional steps are being taken to address security concerns at the Baltimore City Detention Center, and they are calling for more changes.

Friday - 05/10/2013, 07:58pm EDT
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