Coronavirus Vaccine Trial By MD Biotech Company Novavax Underway In South AfricaA Maryland based biotechnology company announced the coronavirus vaccine it developed is moving into an efficacy trial phase.
Maryland Zoo Joins Efforts To Save Abandoned Flamingo Chicks In South Africa The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore has sent along help to Cape Town, South Africa, to support the rescue and rehabilitation of 285 lesser flamingo chicks that were part of over 1,800 chicks abandoned at their nesting grounds during an extreme drought in January.
Lions Eat Group Of Suspected Rhino Poachers In South AfricaA group of alleged animal poachers has reportedly met their end after running into a pack of lions while trespassing in a game reserve in South Africa.
American Woman Who Killed Giraffe Says It Was Part Of A Conservation Effort"It's shocking that anyone would take joy or pleasure in killing a beautiful and graceful animal like a giraffe."
Hiker's Guide To South AfricaMake plans for the most unique hiking experience you will ever have. South Africa offers a variety of hiking adventures that you will not be able to enjoy anywhere else in the world.
UB Creates Scholarship Named For Schmoke's BrotherUniversity of Baltimore President Kurt Schmoke is establishing a new scholarship fund for local high school graduates in honor of his late brother.
Stevenson Students Return Home After Hijacking & Robbery In South AfricaStevenson University students and staff are safe at home after their tour bus was hijacked and robbed. It happened while the group was on a study abroad program in South Africa.
Stevenson University Students Robbed At Gunpoint In South AfricaStevenson University students on a trip to South Africa are now on their way home after a terrifying encounter with armed robbers on their tour bus. Also on board was Baltimore’s former police commissioner Fred Bealefeld.
Students From Stevenson University Robbed In South AfricaA group of college students from Stevenson University is robbed in South Africa.
South Africa Holds State Funeral For Nelson MandelaThe world says goodbye to Nelson Mandela.
Marylanders Share Memories Of Anti-Apartheid Icon Nelson MandelaMaryland leaders continue to mourn the death of Nelson Mandela. The South African anti-apartheid icon and his nation's first black president died Thursday at the age of 95.
Memorial For Mandela Planned At National CathedralA memorial for former South African leader Nelson Mandela is being planned at the Washington National Cathedral.
Locals React To The Death Of Former South African President Nelson MandelaMarylanders whose lives were touched by Nelson Mandela are reacting to his death.
Md. Zoo Euthanizes Female Leopard Who Had CancerThe Maryland Zoo in Baltimore says its 20-year-old leopard named Amari has been euthanized because of her declining health from cancer.
Le Clos, Phelps Top 100 Fly Heats At OlympicsLe Clos won his heat in 51.54 seconds; Phelps took his heat in 51.72 as he tries to become the first male swimmer to win the same event in three consecutive Olympics.