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Tony Siragusa Details Are Emerging: NFL World Reacts

Details are beginning to emerge from the tragic death of former NFL star Tony Siragusa. Siragusa, one of the most-loved linemen in Baltimore Ravens history, died at the age of 55 earlier this week. He reportedly died in his sleep and received CPR at home. TMZ Sports had details on...
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Baltimore lawyer sentenced for helping clients launder drug money

A Baltimore defense attorney has been sentenced to nearly five years in federal prison for his part in a money laundering conspiracy. Ken Ravenell, 63, of Monkton, Maryland, was sentenced to 57 months in prison, followed by three years of supervised release Wednesday, for using his law firm escrow account to launder proceeds from drug trafficking, according to a statement by the U.S. Attorney’s Office.
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1 shot dead, 7 injured in Baltimore weekend shootings: police

BALTIMORE — A person was killed early Saturday morning and seven others injured during several shootings that began Friday night in Baltimore, according to police. Southern District officers who were in the area of the 700 block of South Charles Street in Baltimore’s Otterbein neighborhood heard gunshots minutes after 3 a.m. Saturday.
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Mistrial Declared For Dirt Bike Star Accused In New Year’s Day Deadly Stabbing

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A jury was unable to reach a verdict Friday on a fatal stabbing allegedly involving a 26-year-old Baltimore woman known for her role in the HBO Max film “Charm City Kings,” according to authorities. The stabbing was the city’s first homicide of 2021. It occurred around 4:15 a.m. in West Baltimore. Lakeyria Doughty was arrested in the New Year’s Day stabbing of her girlfriend, 33-year-old Tiffany Wilson,  authorities said. Wilson was stabbed to death in the 1200 block of North Stricker Street. “Without question we are extremely disappointed with today’s hung jury outcome,” said Zy Richardson, a spokesperson for the Baltimore City State’s Attorney’s Office. “Justice is never easy, but it is always worth the pursuit and we will continue to fight for it in this case and every single case that impacts victims of violence in this city. Our prayers and sympathies are with Ms. Tiffany Wilson’s family who were denied a resolution today in the death of their loved one.” Doughty was featured in the HBO Max film for her skills on a dirt bike.
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Fiscal oversights in 2 Baltimore City Departments

(WBFF) — Two recent audits of Baltimore's Department of Public Works and Department of Finance found fiscal oversight issues with both agencies including that half of DPW's timesheets were missing and finance had unidentified receipts. The two departments combined have almost a $1 billion dollar budget. Adam Andrzejewski , CEO of Open the Books, discusses the findings.
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Detectives Trace Deadly Shooting That Caused Crash To Area Near Baltimore’s Carroll Park

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Investigators have determined that a Hanover man who was found shot in the head inside of an SUV in the city Sunday was initially injured near Carroll Park in South Baltimore, according to authorities. Maryland Transportation Authority Police were called to a single-vehicle crash on southbound Interstate 95 near the Caton Avenue exit, according to MDTA around 4:30 a.m. Police found a damaged 2022 Hyundai Tucson near Interstate 95 and Caton Avenue.  Inside, they located 25-year-old Sai Nakka who was seated in the driver’s seat. Nakka was suffering from head trauma, according to authorities. Nakka was taken to the University of Maryland R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, where he was pronounced dead a short time later. The Baltimore Police Department announced on Friday that investigators had traced the shooting to the 2100 block of Washington Boulevard. The department’s homicide detectives would be leading the investigation into the shooting. Anyone with information about the shooting should call homicide detectives at 410-396-2100. Anonymous tipsters can call the Metro Crime Stoppers tip-line at 1-866-7LOCK-UP.
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My Healthy Maryland is looking for volunteers

(WBFF) — A new study is being launched in Maryland to help understand how genes and lifestyle can affect your health and they're looking for volunteers! Dr. Toni Pollin is an associate professor of medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. She's the co-leader of this study and weighs in on how their findings could help shape the treatments that we receive.
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Orioles minor league recap 6/26: Heston Kjerstad adds another multi-hit game

Triple-A: Lehigh Valley (Phillies) 9, Norfolk Tides 1. Yeah, this one, uh... it wasn’t great. Starting pitcher Chris Vallimont, a 40-man roster player who was making his Triple-A debut, did not have a great first experience at the level, getting smoked for six runs on nine hits in a four inning start. He even committed a balk. Vallimont had done well at Double-A since arriving by waiver claim. Perhaps his subsequent outings at this level will fare better than this one.
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‘Beautiful day’: White Sox give 7-year-old cancer patient a chance to run bases

CHICAGO — The Chicago White Sox gave a young fan battling cancer the thrill of a lifetime on Saturday. Before Chicago’s game against the Baltimore Orioles at Guaranteed Rate Field, the White Sox organized a “Home Run For Life” for Beau Dowling, USA Today reported. The 7-year-old, who beat high-risk neuroblastoma as a toddler, was recently diagnosed with thyroid cancer for the second time and underwent surgery earlier this month, according to MLB.com.
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Sunday Bird Droppings: The Orioles have their first .500 full month in three years

How ‘bout dem O’s? Did you know that starting with May 19’s walkoff win against the Yankees, the Orioles are 20-15? That they are now on pace to finish with a 75-87 record this season? What about that this is their first four-game winning streak in nearly two years? And that right now they have a better record than 11 other teams across MLB?
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How is Mark Andrews the Ravens’ most underrated player in 2022?

We’d call Baltimore Ravens tight end Mark Andrews a lot of things — elite, productive, reliable, uber-talented, one-of-a-kind — but underrated is not one of them. Andrews enjoyed a breakout season in 2021 that saw him record a league-high 107 catches for 1,361 yards and nine touchdowns, and the most impressive part of that performance may be the fact that he achieved those numbers under the arm of Tyler Huntley for half the season.
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40-Year-Old Man Shot Near Busy West Baltimore Intersection

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Homicide detectives are investigating a shooting that killed a 40-year-old man near a busy intersection in West Baltimore Thursday, according to authorities. Someone shot the man in the head in the 1600 block of West North Avenue, which intersects with Pennsylvania Avenue, and fled on foot around 7:05 p.m., police said. An ambulance took the man to Shock Trauma where he was pronounced dead a short time later, according to authorities. Anyone with information about the shooting should contact homicide detectives at 410-396-2100. Anonymous tipsters can call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.
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