Parents of a slain Mercer University law school graduate want investigators to search farmland in central Georgia in hopes of finding her remains.
Across the nation, motorcyclists opposed to mandatory helmet use have been chipping away at state helmet laws.
Maryland’s governor picked up his pen to honor a Frederick woman, and standing in the background, her family broke into smiles.
Frederick County fingerprinting services expect new customers with the passage of a new state gun law, but officials say they are taking a wait-and-see approach before adding resources.
Insurance companies are showing interest in providing coverage under the new health care law, a development likely to increase market competition and give uninsured people more choices than they now have, the White House said Thursday. Many of the 14 million people who currently buy their own insurance plans could also benefit.
Maryland launched an initiative on Thursday to help residents get health insurance under the federal health care law.
For more than seven years, the company providing scratch-off lottery tickets in the nation’s capital has managed to avoid a city law that requires participation by local businesses in major contracts.
Gun control advocates hope key parts of a comprehensive measure aimed at controlling gun violence in Maryland will take root in other states grappling to limit firearms access by criminals and the mentally ill in the aftermath of the Newtown, Conn., massacre.
Maryland’s law requiring handgun permit applicants to demonstrate a “good and substantial reason” for carrying a weapon outside their own home or business is constitutional, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday.
The Maryland House of Delegates has passed a measure to strengthen laws against distracted driving.
A state Senate committee has approved legislation to tighten controls on gun ownership in Maryland.
A Maryland Department of Planning report says two Maryland counties have “largely ignored” a law designed to limit septics growth to fight pollution.