Task Force Begins Reviewing Montgomery County Police Department's Funding, Accessing RacismA task force has begun its work reviewing operations in a Maryland police department, including examining the agency's funding and assessing racism in law enforcement.
Person Of Interest In Robbery Of 4 Jewish Teens At Towson Town Center In Custody On Unrelated Charges, Arrest Warrant ObtainedA person of interest in the robbery of four Jewish teens at the Towson Town Center is in custody, Baltimore County Police tell WJZ.
Expert Says Constant Exposure To Videos Of Police Brutality Can Lead To Toxic Stress, Psychological TraumaAdults aren't just working to deal with the stress from COVID-19, but also the stress of racial inequality. Mental health experts say its important you learn how to cope with it all.
Redskins Reviewing Team Name After FedEx Asks NFL Team To Change NameThe Washington Redskins are launching a thorough review of its name after the title sponsor of their stadium asked the NFL team to change its name.
Frederick Mayor Condemns Racist Graffiti Found In CityThe mayor said these images and hateful actions are counter to the community's growth and is not the Frederick every resident aspires to be.
Incoming Student At Naval Academy Has Admission Withdrawn Over Racist Remarks, School SaysAn incoming student at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis has had their admission withdrawn following racist comments they allegedly made, the academy said Monday.
Maryland Teens Accused Of Painting Noose, Slur At High SchoolThree teenagers have been charged after a drawing of a noose, the word "lynch" and "a racial slur" were found spray-painted at a Maryland high school, police said Tuesday.
Gov. Hogan: George Floyd's 'Senseless' Death Shows Americans Still Have 'Long Way To Go'After a day of peaceful protesting in Baltimore ended with a clash between a small group of protesters and police, Gov. Larry Hogan tweeted that the city continues to be an example for the nation on how to protest for meaningful change.
Buffalo Wild Wings Fires Workers Allegedly Involved In Racist IncidentA social media post about an allegedly racially charged incident at a Buffalo Wild Wings in Naperville went viral on Facebook and ultimately led to the firing of the employees involved.
Baltimore Public Works Employee Who Allegedly Made Racist, Anti-Semitic Tweets 'No Longer Employed'A Baltimore public works department employee who allegedly made numerous racist and anti-Semitic posts on social media is no longer employed by the city, Inspector General Isabel Mercedes Cumming said Thursday.
Maryland Panel On Lynching Begins Study Of KillingsA Maryland commission that will research at least 40 lynchings committed in the state between 1854 and 1933 and make recommendations about reconciliation held its first meeting Monday.
Maryland Native Asante Blackk Talks About His Role In The Emmy-Nominated Netflix Series 'When They See Us'Waldorf, Maryland native Asante Blackk is nominated for an Emmy for his role in the Netflix series "When They See Us." Blackk talks about how he approached his first big role and how this series has changed him.
Group Of Black Friends Kicked Out Of Airbnb By Host Who Called Them "Monkeys""Which monkey is gonna stay on the couch?" she then asks, utilizing a racial epithet, which has now incensed social media users across the world and revived the viral hashtag #AirbnbWhileBlack.
Video: Montgomery County Police Officer Call Black Men Racist Slur; Probe UnderwayA Montgomery County police officer was recorded using a racist slur to refer to several detained black men.
Virginia First Lady Handed Out Cotton To African-American Children On Slave Cottage Tour, Mother SaysFirst lady of Virginia Pam Northam handed cotton to young African-American children on a tour of the governor's mansion and asked them to imagine being slaves in the fields.