Alex began his journalism career in California.
Alex has received many awards from United Press International and The Associated Press. He also received a Lincoln University Award for his political reporting.
A native of Michigan, Alex moved to California at the age of seven.
He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from California State University and pursued graduate studies at San Jose State University.
Alex enjoys sailing, hiking, writing, movies and jazz.
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Twelve children are now believed to have been sexually abused inside their Prince George’s County school and there may be more victims.
Outrage is not normally a condition at Mount Saint Mary’s University but statements by its new president are generating just that.
Closing arguments wrap up in the hearing for Adnan Syed–the Baltimore County man now wanting a new trial after being convicted of murdering his ex-girlfriend.
Millions have heard the allegations of a botched defense in the “Serial” podcast about Adnan Syed’s murder conviction.
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It was crime reporting that went viral. Now the Serial podcast about the murder of a Baltimore teen and the conviction of her ex-boyfriend is playing out in court.
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A year ago, the Ebola virus reached epidemic proportions in West Africa.
The snow pile continues to grow at M&T Bank Stadium where much of the snow being picked up in Baltimore is being dumped.
A hefty price tag comes with the cleanup from last weekend’s massive snow storm.
It might not feel like it right now, but four days of hard winter weather isn’t forever.
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