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Md. man found shot, dead in car crash

Prince George’s County Police said a man died on Saturday after being shot inside his car in Laurel. Police said they found the car at the intersection of Baltimore Avenue and Mulberry Street just before 10 p.m. last night. The car crashed into the side of a building, according to...
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Three Shot In Separate Baltimore Shootings Saturday, Including Boy, 14

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Three people were shot in separate shootings in Baltimore Saturday, and one of them was a 14-year-old boy, Baltimore Police said. The boy was shot in the left leg about 1:40 p.m. in the 200 block of East Lafayette Avenue and taken to a hospital. Police described his injury as nonlife-threatening. Witnesses told police they saw a gray Hyundai fleeing the scene, heading north on nearby Chester Street. A little more than an hour earlier in the 2000 block of Division Street, officers found a man with a gunshot wound to the upper thigh. The man, whom police said is not...
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Man in serious condition after northeast Baltimore shooting

BALTIMORE (WBFF) — On Saturday, one man is in serious condition after being shot in northeast Baltimore. At about 5:24 p.m., officers responded to the 3600 block of Brehms Lane for a shooting. Upon arrival, officers found a 34-year-old man who was suffering from gunshot wounds. The victim was taken...
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New Trial Ordered For Shawn Little Convicted In Mistaken Identity Killing Of Ray Glasgow, 17

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The Maryland Court of Special Appeals ordered a new trial for the man convicted in the mistaken identity killing of a popular lacrosse player. Ray Glasgow, 17, a Baltimore City College High School student, was killed in 2018. Shawn Little was sentenced to 30 years for the murder. However, a new trial has been ordered after it came to light that the judge had communicated with a juror, and defense attorneys were not made aware of that.  

22-year-old man struck by gunfire in west Baltimore

On Saturday, a 22-year-old man is critical condition from being struck by gunfire in west Baltimore. At about 5:54 p.m. officers responded to the 2000 block of Linden Avenue for a shot spotter alert. Upon arrival, officers found a 22- year-old man who was suffering from gunshot wounds. The victim...
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Man slain Saturday night in Laurel area, Prince George’s police say

A man was fatally shot Saturday night in the Laurel area, the Prince George’s County police said. The victim was found at about 9:50 p.m. in a car near Baltimore Avenue and Mulberry Street, the police said. He was taken to a hospital where he died. No information was available...

Annual Maryland Seafood Festival Concludes Sunday At Sandy Point State Park

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — The two-day 53rd Maryland Seafood Festival concludes Sunday at Annapolis’ Sandy Point State Park. The tradition features the 30th annual Crab Soup Cook-off, music, exhibits, crafts and of course, seafood. That said, only a limited number of steamed crabs will be available onsite from Jimmy’s Famous Seafood for those who did not preorder. Prices for crabs will be higher this year than previously due to the limited availability of crabs and crab meat, festival organizers said. Festival organizers this year have partnered with the Annapolis Social League to bring sporting tournaments, including beach volleyball, beach soccer, KamJam, spikeball, corn hole and kickball, to the event. A portion of the proceeds goes to local nonprofit organizations. Tickets are available online and at the event.  

41-year-old man charged with1st degree attempted murder

BALTIMORE (WBFF) — Baltimore City Police confirms a 41-year- old man is charged with first degree attempted murder for allegedly shooting a woman. On August 22, 2021, at about 2:31 a.m., Southeast District officers were dispatched to the 600 block of South Bond Street to investigate a reported shooting. The...

USPS says new hires will help DMV residents get mail faster

More than 130 cars drove to the post office off Brentwood Drive in Northeast Washington, and others walked up. It was all part of a hiring event for the United States Postal Service. Mekeith Harrod was one of the people who applied to be a mail carrier. "Hope you'll see...

MLK Library’s grand reopening draws festive crowd

On Saturday, with much fun and fanfare, D.C.’s Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library celebrated its COVID-delayed grand reopening following a $211 million renovation. People young and old thronged the sidewalk at the intersection of 9th and G Streets Northwest in a festive atmosphere including tables of books, games for kids and a soundstage for music.

Event, rec center offer hope to turn around city violence

BALTIMORE (WBFF) — 10 days in Baltimore and more crime tape goes up as more lives fall to city streets. In 10 days, 13 people have been shot and killed. That is one picture of a city in crisis, but one west Baltimore City leader is offering the promise of another.

Social media campaign highlights colorful Afghan clothing to protest Taliban dress code

After seeing photos of black-clad Afghan women in full face veils at a pro-Taliban rally in Kabul, Bahar Jalali, an Afghan-American historian, launched a campaign highlighting the vibrant colors of traditional Afghan dresses. "I was very concerned that the world would think that those clothing worn by those women in Kabul was traditional Afghan clothing, and I don't want our heritage and culture to be misrepresented," said Jalali, who lives in Glenwood, Maryland, about an hour's drive from Washington. Jalali, 46, created the social media hashtags #DoNotTouchMyClothes and #AfghanistanCulture, which quickly became popular, with women posting photos of themselves wearing colorful, embroidered Afghan clothing and smiling for the camera. "Afghan women don't wear hijab," Jalali told AFP.