Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley is asking federal officials for drought aid for 13 of the state’s 23 counties.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency has awarded $1.8 million for cleanup costs in St. Mary’s County following Hurricane Irene.
Maryland and federal emergency management officials have begun a series of briefings for Hurricane Irene disaster aid applicants.
Twenty-four states, the District of Columbia and Amtrak are vying for $2.4 billion in federal aid that became available when Florida’s governor canceled a high-speed rail project in his state, Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood said Wednesday.
Maryland correctional officials say a convicted murderer came to the aid of a female prison worker when she was assaulted by another inmate at the medium-security Roxbury Correctional Institution near Hagerstown.
A tornado touched down nearly three months ago in Northeast Baltimore. The tornado was so devastating, the U.S. government is offering financial aid.
A former aide to the late Sen. Edward Kennedy has been found guilty by a federal jury of stealing more than $75,000 from the Senate by giving himself unauthorized salary and bonuses.