Authorities say two members of an Ellicott City family were injured, one critically, in a house fire.
House Speaker Michael Busch has sworn in David Fraser-Hidalgo to the House of Delegates.
Senate leaders announced last-minute agreement Wednesday to avert a threatened Treasury default and reopen the government after a partial, 16-day shutdown. Congress raced to pass the measure by day’s end.
John Greenleaf Whittier’s famous 1864 poem, “Barbara Frietchie,” memorized by many, may be either artistic license or based on fact.
An Anne Arundel County firefighter was injured battling a house fire in Pasadena, but a juvenile who was home at the time escaped the fire unharmed.
Late Thursday night, President Obama cancels a planned trip to Asia, with no end to the government shutdown in sight.
Congress plunged the nation into a partial government shutdown Tuesday as a long-running dispute over President Barack Obama’s health care law stalled a temporary funding bill, forcing about 800,000 federal workers off the job and suspending most non-essential federal programs and services.
A fire that broke out inside a single-family rental home in Frederick sent smoke blowing across the grounds of the Great Frederick Fair.
The Maryland Office of the State Fire Marshal says a man has been charged with setting fires in two vacant homes in Golden Beach.
A firefighter was injured while putting out a house fire Tuesday morning.
Baltimore County fire officials say five people were hospitalized after a house fire in Fullerton.
A grandmother and her four grandchildren are killed in a city house fire. Now their surviving family members file a $57 million lawsuit against the landlord and the city housing authority.