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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Fifteen years ago this month, many in Maryland were locking their doors and looking over their shoulders. A murder spree and manhunt were underway.
As a couple, Tom and Audrey let it all hang out on camera. And thanks to a web site, anyone can watch.
Angry words followed by shots led to two murders. The woman who ordered the murders and the man who fired the gun appear in Baltimore court.
People come from all over the world to Baltimore for high quality medical care.
This week, earth was hit harder than expected by a massive blast from the sun.
The FBI calls it “economic espionage” and Wednesday evening, it is actively reaching out to Maryland businesses to stop the theft of valuable trade secrets.
Giving back what winter has taken away. Brutal cold put livelihoods on ice throughout the Chesapeake Bay.
The Secret Service is reportedly conducting middle-of-the-night drone flights near the White House in secret tests to devise a defense against the unmanned aircraft.
Charges have been dismissed against Michael Johnson, a man who was accused in the death of a North Carolina teen in Baltimore.
A week ago, hundreds of trucks were being loaded with salt. When heavy snows came the next day, that salt hit the roads.
Text, Tweet or browse. Is the NSA following what you do on the internet?
The man suspected in several shootings around Maryland was denied bail in an Anne Arundel County courthouse Monday morning.