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Trial Delayed In Slaying Of Mental Patient

The trial for a man accused of killing a fellow patient at a state mental hospital has been postponed after the defendant became ill.



Correctional Officer Assaulted By Inmate

An officer at the Maryland Correctional Institution – Jessup is being treated for cheek and jaw fractures after being assaulted by an inmate.



Md. Prison Inmates Sewing 1812 Flag Replicas

Some Maryland prison inmates are sewing copies of the original Star-Spangled Banner for the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812.


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Body, 5-Year-Old Boy Found In Howard County Home

A man was found dead inside a Howard County home. His 5-year-old son was alive and by his side.


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Man’s Body, Unharmed Boy Found In Vacant Md. Home

Howard County police say the body of a man and a 5-year-old boy were found in a vacant Jessup home.


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Police ID Dead Body Found With 5-Year-Old Boy In Jessup

A 5-year-old boy was found in Howard County with a dead body believed to be his father’s.



Sites For CSX Rail Facility Still Up In The Air

A Maryland official says locations for a planned CSX rail and container transfer facility remain undecided,
and it’s not clear when a location will be selected.



Inmates Making Furniture, Sewing Flags

Sitting in her cubicle Monday in Jessup, Carolann Pollard flipped through papers on her desk and raved about her bosses. Though she makes a few dollars a day, the former high school science teacher is able to use high-end graphic software to develop floor plans for state office buildings and render 3-D images of furniture. As she says, what else is she going to do while serving her 30-year prison sentence?



Maryland Takes Center Stage In Facebook Privacy Debate

The debate over Facebook privacy takes center stage in Maryland. For the first time anywhere in the country, some government workers claim the state demanded their Facebook passwords and then pried into their personal lives.



Feds To Pay $20M Toward 2 Md. Prisons

The feds have taken over the former Supermax prison in Baltimore and Maryland is getting $20 million to build two new state prisons in Jessup.


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Respiratory Problems Prompt Train Stop Outside D.C.

Anne Arundel County fire officials say a CSX train carrying hazardous materials was stopped after leaving Washington when construction workers performing maintenance work on a rail bridge suffered respiratory problems.




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