Deaths From Dementia Have More Than Doubled In US, Report Says Dementia not only affects memory and quality of life, it can be fatal. A report released Thursday by the National Center for Health Statistics shows that the rate of Americans who died from dementia has more than doubled from 30.5 deaths per 100,000 people in 2000 to 66.7 in 2017.
Funeral Arrangements Announced For Kevin KamenetzA funeral will be held for Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz Friday -- a day after he suddenly died from cardiac arrest.
Sitter Who Fed Xanax To Toddler Who Later Died Gets PrisonAn Ohio baby sitter who gave the anti-anxiety drug Xanax to a toddler before leaving to go shop and meet a friend at the movies has been sentenced to 22 years in prison for the child's death.
57-Year-Old Inmate Dies In Maryland JailOfficials in Maryland are investigating the death of a 57-year-old inmate at a jail in the suburbs of Washington.
Edith Windsor, Who Helped End Gay Marriage Ban, Dies At 88Edith Windsor, a gay rights pioneer whose landmark Supreme Court case struck down parts of a federal anti-gay-marriage law and paved a path toward legalizing same-sex nuptials nationwide, died Tuesday. She was 88.
Warrant Issued In Fatal Ocean City Bike CrashPolice in a Maryland beach town have issued an arrest warrant against a driver they say left the scene of a crash that fatally injured a cyclist.
Bicyclist Dies From Injuries In Hit And Run In Ocean CityA student from Slovakia has died of injuries she suffered in a hit-and-run crash in a Maryland resort town.
Harford County Student Remembered Following Fatal CrashThere was a solemn gathering Thursday night at C. Milton Wright High School as a teenage student was remembered.
Death Of A Man Weeks After Head Trauma Ruled A HomicidePolice in Baltimore say the death of a man weeks after he was found on the sidewalk with head trauma has been ruled a homicide.
Baltimore Mayor, Commissioner Discuss Crime Plan Amid Record-Shattering ViolenceBaltimore remains on pace for more murders than ever before. Wednesday, the mayor outlined new federal and state help to stem the shootings, while the police commissioner urged patience.
2 Ex-Guards In KKK Convicted Of Plot To Kill Black InmateTwo former Florida prison guards who were members of the Ku Klux Klan have been convicted of plotting to kill a black inmate after his release.
Storms Cause Fallen Tree, Claiming Life Of Cockeysville TeenThe 14-year-old girl tragically killed when a tree fell onto the car she was traveling in during Thursday night's storm in Lutherville-Timonium has been identified as Ahjee S. Lawrence of the unit block of Hogarth Circle in Cockeysville.
Spinning Ohio State Fair Ride Breaks Apart; 1 Dead, 7 HurtAt least one person was killed and several others injured when a ride malfunctioned on opening day of the Ohio State Fair, fire officials said.
Official: Driver In Smuggling Attempt Part Of Larger Group; Parents Of Deceased Immigrant Live In Md. Investigators believe a truck driver accused in the deaths of 10 people found inside a packed, sweltering tractor-trailer is just one member of a larger organization involved in human smuggling that they are looking to identify and dismantle, a U.S. immigration official said Tuesday.
Miami Boy's Death Shows Powerful Opioid's Chilling PotentialA 10-year-old boy from a drug-ridden Miami neighborhood apparently died of a fentanyl overdose last month, becoming one of Florida's littlest victims of the opioid crisis, authorities say. But how he came into contact with the powerful painkiller is a mystery.