Refugee Services Looking For Volunteers & Donations As More Afghans Arrive In The AreaAs Taliban forces take greater control of Afghanistan, thousands have attempted to flee the country.
'The Situation For Our Family Is Getting Worse' Local Man Trying To Help Brother Escape Crisis In AfghanistanThe chaos continues to unfold in Afghanistan and one local man is desperate to bring his brother to safety.
'I Think Afghans Deserve To Live In Peace' Area Doctor Born In Afghanistan Weighs In On CrisisThe images in Afghanistan shocked people around the world. When it became clear that the Taliban would take over large portions of the country, citizens rushed to the airport to try to leave.
Trauma Informed Unit For Young People Opening At UMD Children's HospitalA trauma-informed unit for young people is opening its doors in Baltimore City at The University of Maryland. The unit will welcome children who need help navigating through a crisis.
Nurse In 'Fair' Condition After Flight From Dallas To FrederickSo far, only three cases of Ebola have been diagnosed on U.S. soil. But after missteps in the initial response and fears over hospitals not being prepared, panic over a possible outbreak is growing.
President Obama Appoints Former Biden Chief Of Staff To Lead Ebola ResponsePresident Barack Obama is naming Ron Klain, a former chief of staff to Vice President Joe Biden and a trusted adviser at the Obama White House, as the point man on the U.S. government's response to the Ebola crisis, the White House said Friday.
Md. Congressman Ruppersberger On Putin: 'We've Got To Stand Up To Him'New sanctions unleashed against Russia after the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17.
Plan Kept Quiet Until Crisis Was Averted: Thousands Will Not Lose Water Water officials in Maryland knew that they may have averted a crisis that threatened to leave hundreds of thousands of people without water for days, but they kept mum for hours to ensure their fix worked.
Pentagon: Budget Crisis Could Hurt War EffortThe Afghan war effort eventually would be harmed by across-the-board budget cuts, even as the Obama administration intends to shield the military's combat mission from the reductions, the Pentagon's No. 2 official said Friday.
NRC: Japan Nuke Crisis Does Not Warrant U.S. ChangesThe nuclear crisis in Japan, while severe, appears to be stabilizing and does not warrant any immediate changes in U.S. nuclear plants, a top U.S. nuclear official said Monday.