Sheriff, Gun-Control Group Spar Over CommentsA gun-control group is petitioning for revocation of a county sheriff's certification to teach other law-enforcement officers after his comments about gun rights.
Metro Takes Control Of Silver Line In Northern Va.The agency that runs the D.C. region's Metrorail system has assumed formal control of the new Silver Line in northern Virginia.
Obama Backs Limits On NSA Phone CollectionsMajor changes are coming to how the U.S. government handles surveillance. The president orders the National Security Agency to transform the way it stores and accesses digital information that's collected from millions of Americans.
Prince George's Shifts Control Of School BudgetsThe Prince George's County school system is giving principals more control over their school budgets to meet their students' needs.
Rawlings-Blake, Other Mayors To Meet In Vegas Amid Gun DebateThe nation's mayors are expected to ask Congress to push anew for stronger background checks for gun buyers.
Petition Drive Falls Flat; Gun Control Law Won't Go To VotersA petition to try and send new gun control laws to Maryland voters has failed, making the legislation effective in just months.
Foes Of Gun Bill Try To Start Process For PetitionOpponents of a Maryland gun-control measure took steps on Wednesday to prepare a petition drive with hopes of giving voters a chance to reject the bill next year on the ballot.
Secretary Of Education Visits Loch Raven High School, Talks Gun ControlThe national gun debate was sparked largely due to a rash of school violence. And now the U.S. Secretary of Education is in Baltimore County to discuss how to keep students safe.
Maryland Moms Push Lawmakers For Gun ControlSome Maryland moms want lawmakers to pass comprehensive gun control legislation.
Prince George's Co. Executive Seeking More School ControlThe Prince George's County Executive is seeking legislation to give his office more control over county schools.
Gun Control Opponents Rally In AnnapolisMore than a thousand Marylanders landed in Annapolis Wednesday to protest Governor Martin O'Malley's proposed gun legislation.
March For ChangeThe March For Change honors the Newtown, Conn. shooting victims.