Thousands Of Marylanders Ask US For Better Protection For Gaza CiviliansAs the final hours of a truce wind down between Hamas fighters and the Israeli military, 4,100 Marylanders have sent letters to Capitol Hill to urge greater protection for Gaza civilians.
Pro-Israel, Pro-Palestine Rallies Held In Baltimore WednesdayTensions are sparking right here in Baltimore. In light of the violence in the Middle East, two rallies took place Wednesday night at Penn Station, where protesters on both sides spilled into the streets.
Gaza Strip Fighting Prompts Cancellation Of US Flights To IsraelConflict in the Middle East. The fighting in Israel and the Gaza Strip is so dangerous it's now having a worldwide impact. The FAA has grounded US flights into Israel, cutting off thousands of people from the country. Meanwhile, the death toll continues to rise, with more than 600 Palestinians and two dozen Israeli soldiers killed.
Local Israelis & Palestinians Weigh In On Gaza Strip ConflictThe conflict in the Middle East is hitting home here in Maryland. A Baltimore man has now been injured in the fighting.
Md. Jewish Community Prays For Peace After Kidnap & Murder Of Teens In IsraelThree Israeli teens were kidnapped and murdered. Now police are looking into whether the killing of a Palestinian teen may have been a revenge killing. As unrest grows in the region, people here in Maryland are closely watching the conflict.
Opinion: Mitt Romney's Terrible Foreign TripMitt's terrible foreign trip isn't just bad press and a campaign stumble. In diplomacy gaffes, missteps, and offenses have real consequences for our national security and the peace and stability of the world.