Cancer death rates decreased by 1.6 percent from 2000 to 2009.
In 2011, fewer people died on U.S. roads than at any time since 1949.
Maryland transportation officials are setting less ambitious goals after failing to significantly reduce pedestrian deaths in the state.
About 220,000 infant travel beds have been recalled after reports of one infant’s death and nine others entrapped or distressed while inside the portable sleep tents. Click on the link for more information.
The Caribbean death toll from Hurricane Sandy rose again sharply on Saturday, even as the storm swirled away toward the U.S. East Coast.
The fungus found in tainted steroid shots matches the one behind the national meningitis outbreak that has killed 20 people, federal health officials said Thursday.
More cases of meningitis from tainted steroids. Tuesday, the CDC reported another three deaths, bringing the death toll to 11. Here in Maryland, affected families are on edge.
Meningitis Outbreak Traced To Steroid Used To Relieve Back Pain; Health Officials Brace For More Cases
Injected to relieve pain, a steroid contaminated with meningitis has killed five people in the U.S., including one right here in Maryland. And nationally, as many as 900 people may have received a potentially dangerous injection.
He was arrested on drug charges but just minutes after the arrest, a Baltimore City man died in police custody. Now his family and witnesses are calling it a case of police brutality.
There’s new information about the elderly couple found murdered in their home. WJZ has now learned the grandson of the murder victims is being considered a suspect in their deaths and is hospitalized in Oklahoma.
Prince George’s County fire officials say a second person has died from injuries suffered in a fire.
Fire officials say fire deaths in Maryland for the first six months of 2012 are down from the same period last year.