Study Finds 'Very Concerning' 74% Increase In Deaths Associated With Extreme Heat Brought On By The Climate CrisisA pair of new studies out Thursday find a "very concerning" rise in the number of climate-related deaths and paint a picture of a world where people struggle with regular temperature extremes.
Baltimore Copes With High Heat, Triple-Digit Heat IndexThe Baltimore area is sizzling this week. That led to another Code Red heat alert in Baltimore City, leading city schools to postpone summer festivals set to be held this week at Lake Clifton and Patterson Park.
Jordan McNair Death: How His Parents Are Turning Their Grief Into Hope After Losing Son To Heatstroke In 2018For the first time since the settlement, Jordan McNair's parents talk about their loss and how they are using some of the money to educate other parents, coaches and student-athletes about the dangers of heatstroke.
University of Maryland Agrees To Pay Jordan McNair's Parents $3.5 MillionThe University of Maryland has agreed to a $3.5 million settlement with the parents of football player Jordan McNair, who died of heatstroke following a workout in 2018.
Towson Player Wants To Return To Football After Suffering HeatstrokeInching closer to a return. After suffering heatstroke and spending weeks in the hospital, one Towson football player hopes to beat the odds and take the field again this season---but the university doesn't feel it's safe.
Warning To Parents: Do Not Leave Children Alone In Hot CarWith one heat-related death in the city already this summer, city officials are issuing an important warning to parents.
Lineman Who Survived Heatstroke Sues Towson Univ. To Rejoin TeamA former Towson University football player, who suffered a near fatal heatstroke two years ago, has sued the university after being told he wouldn't be able to rejoin the team.
Morgan Officials Release More Information In Student's DeathMorgan State University officials are releasing more information about the practice that incapacitated a student, who later died.
Deaths Ruled Accidental Heatstroke Of Mother, 2 Children Found In CarThe deaths of a Hagerstown mother and her two young children found inside a stifling car have been ruled as accidental. The three died in June.
New Technology Aims To Stop Growing Number Of Hot Car DeathsLeft to die. Hundreds of children have been forgotten in hot cars across the country, including here in Maryland. Now new technology aims to stop the growing problem.