Maryland Rep. C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger is urging leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives to allow a vote to extend emergency unemployment insurance.
Pocomoke City police have arrested a man they say set his house on fire while his family slept inside.
A car leaves the road and ends up in the side of a house in Edgewood.
A fire breaks out in an upscale Baltimore County community, quickly spreading to another home.
Lawmakers’ plans to allow shielding of certain criminal records and reform Maryland’s bail system were lost in the shuffle of the legislative session’s final days.
Gov. Martin O’Malley says he plans to work on overhauling Maryland’s bail hearing system, after a bill that would have done so stalled in the Legislature.
The House and Senate have reached a final agreement on plans to make medical marijuana more widely available.
A member of Maryland’s Legislative Black Caucus is asking the House to fully decriminalize marijuana this year instead of just commissioning a study on the prospect.
All Maryland dog owners would be equally liable if their dogs bite someone but also would have a chance to defend themselves in court under a bill approved by the Maryland General Assembly on Thursday.
Supporters of a law that would strengthen the punishments for distracted driving accidents are urging Maryland lawmakers to pass the bill before time runs out in the General Assembly.
Sen. Edward Kasemeyer says Maryland should look to the film industry for jobs it has lost in manufacturing.
A House committee is preparing to take up a bill that would eliminate criminal charges for possessing small amounts of marijuana.