• Man Arrested For Murder Just Days After Fatal Shooting

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Police have arrested a 24-year-old man for a fatal shooting earlier in the month.
    Aaron Daniels has been charged with first and second-degree murder in the death of Donya Rigby.
    Daniels is accused of shooting Rigby following a dispute on March 17.
    Police say the fatal shooting happened in the 2600 block of W. Fairmount Ave.
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  • NFL Owners Meet With Players Association

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — NFL owners met with representatives of the players association on Tuesday in New York in an attempt to reach a compromise in the wake of National Anthem demonstrations.
    Outside the meeting, nearly two dozen protesters took a knee after some of the NFL players did the same or locked arms during the National Anthem. Players have been taking a knee to protest racial inequality.
    NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and some owners believe the players should stand.
    “I think th
  • Vegas Hotel Security Guard’s Disappearance Draws Attention

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — The cancellation of scheduled TV interviews last week by a hotel security guard wounded by the Las Vegas shooter raised questions Tuesday about the location of a key witness to the deadliest shooting in modern U.S. history.Jesus Campos “wants to tell his story at a time and place of his choosing,” MGM Resorts International spokeswoman Debra DeShong said in response to questions from The Associated Press about Campos’ whereabouts. “He’s asked t
  • Weather Blog: Chilly Air This Morning, Warming Up

    Just a perfect fall day again all around the region. After a frosty chilly start, we warmed only to the upper 50’s and low 60’s, despite the sunshine.
    More chilly air Wednesday morning with a frost advisory lasting until 9 a.m., but with a light south wind, we should get to 70 degrees by afternoon.
    The rest of our week looks just as nice, with wall to wall sun and mild temperatures.
    Doesn’t get much nicer than this!
    Bob Turk
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  • 5 People Injured, 1 Killed In Multiple Shootings Tuesday

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Five people were injured, and one man died from shooting incidents on Tuesday, Baltimore Police say.
    They say two people were shot just before 8 p.m. Tuesday night, when police were called the 2400 block of Barclay Street. Officers on the scene found two men, a 29-year-old and and 44-year-old, who were both suffering from gunshot wounds.
    Police say both were taken to the hospital, but the 44-year-old man later died from his injuries.
    They also say at around 9:20 p.m. foun
  • President Under Fire For Comments Made To Gold Star Wife: ‘He Knew What He Was Getting Into’

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — President Trump is receiving criticism for his choice of words during a phone call with the wife of fallen soldier, Sgt. La David Johnson, who died in the line of duty in Niger earlier this month.
    CBS Miami reports President Trump “said to the wife, ‘Well, I guess he knew what he was getting into,’” according to Rep. Frederica Wilson.
    Rep. Wilson and Sgt. Johnson’s widow, Myeshia Johnson were in the car together on their way to receive t
  • Police Are Looking To Identify Gwynn Oak Bank Robbery Suspect

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Police are looking to identify a man they say robbed a West Baltimore bank last month.
    Police have released photos of a man they say was seen in surveillance video robbing a Wells Fargo Bank at the 4700 block of Liberty Heights Avenue on September 18.Police say the suspect is a black male in his mid-to-late-20s, around 5-foot-8-inches tall, and is around 160 to 170 pounds. They say he has braided hair, was seen wearing a tan baseball cap and has a scruffy beard.
    Anyo
  • 2 Major Developments Could Reshape The U.S. Opioid Crisis

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Major developments in the fight against opioids as drug-related deaths are at a record high in Maryland. More than 2,000 lives were lost last year alone.
    WJZ Investigator Mike Hellgren reports that the Department of Justice is targeting Chinese suppliers bringing dangerous fentanyl into the U.S., which is often cut with other drugs, including heroine.
    “There is no training, no preparing for losing a son,” says Todd Burke. Todd and Dorie Burke, parents of Thade
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  • Commissioner Davis On Police-Involved Shooting Of Robbery Suspect: ‘This Is A Dime A Dozen Scenario’

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Police have identified the armed robbery suspect who was fatally shot by a Baltimore Police Department officer Monday morning.
    The suspect has been identified as 20-year-old Eric Garrison. Police believe Garrison had worked with several others to rob 20-30 stores in the area recently.
    Police say the officer had no choice but to fire, and Baltimore PD Commissioner Kevin Davis commended the officer for doing exactly what he’s trained to do. Taking into
  • Md. Leaders Looking To Develop Maglev Partnership, Bring Amazon HQ2 To A ‘Transit Friendly’ Baltimore

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The city and state are put the finishing touches on the pitch to get Amazon to build its new headquarters in Baltimore. Northeast Maglev says high-speed rail may be the added incentive it needs.
    Pat Warren reports, one of Amazon’s specifications for its new location is that it be “transit friendly.”
    The area could be seeing a five-minute train ride from downtown Baltimore to BWI Marshall. The prospect of saving hours of travel time is about as transit-fr
  • Police: 4 Dead In Serious Westminster Crash, One Car Was Going 100+ MPH

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) —A serious vehicle accident has killed four people in Westminster, at Route 31 and Old New Windsor Pike, according to the Carroll County Fire Department.
    Ava-joye Burnett reports that it was around 2 p.m. when an officer on an unrelated call was going on one direction on Route 31 when he saw a vehicle going in the opposite direction toward Westminster. The vehicle was allegedly traveling so fast the the officer turned around to follow it.
    Police say the vehicle, an Infiniti
  • ‘Ron Is Used To Getting His Way’: Brad Garrett On Butting Heads With Dr. Bull

    Dr. Bull (Michael Weatherly) isn’t the type to relinquish control. But neither is Ron Getman (Brad Garrett), the attorney Bull hires to defend him in a trial on episode four of this season of Bull. Brad Garrett spoke to CBS Local about his experience joining the cast of Bull as tonight’s guest star and what it was like butting heads with Michael Weatherly in tonight’s episode.
     
    You’re guest starring in the next episode of Bull where you’ll be pl
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  • New Thurgood Marshall Movie Based On Book By Baltimore Attorney

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) —Baltimore native Thurgood Marshall stands among the greatest and most important civil rights figures in American history. And a new movie on him is based on the book by a current Baltimore attorney.
    Segregation kept Marshall out of the University of Maryland, and his law practice in Baltimore didn’t amount to much, that is until he started working for the NAACP.
    Scenes from the movie are based on “Young Thurgood: The Making of a Supreme Court Justice,” re
  • Scientists Find Origin Of Gold In 130-Million-Year Old Star Collision

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) —They are the most violent explosions in the universe. And now the collision of two neutron stars this past summer is unlocking new secrets.
    The stars, which are about 130 million light years away, circled each other for billions of years.
    “And what we saw in August when those two neutron stars finally merged and collided in a huge release of energy,” says Dr. Julie McEnery, of the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. “So imagine the sun shining for millions
  • Appeals Court Tosses $72 Million Award In Talcum Powder Case

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri appeals court on Tuesday threw out a $72 million award to a woman who claimed talcum powder made by Johnson & Johnson contributed to her ovarian cancer, saying Missouri was not the proper jurisdiction for the lawsuit.
    The Missouri Eastern District Court’s ruling came in a lawsuit filed by Jacqueline Fox, 62, of Birmingham, Alabama, who claimed the baby powder and other Johnson & Johnson products that she used for about 25 years contributed t
  • Man Accused Of Fatally Stabbing Sister, 2 Cousins Charged With Murder

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A Maryland man accused of fatally stabbing his sister and two cousins, all under the age of 10, has been charged with murder for their deaths.
    Antonio Williams faces three counts of murder in the deaths of his sister, 6-year-old Nadira Withers, and two second cousins, 9-year-old Ariana Decree and 6-year-old Ajayah Decree, back on August 18.
    RELATED: Family Member Charged With Killing 3 Girls Under The Age Of 10
    Police say the Decree sisters were visiting from Ne
  • 4 Dead In Serious Vehicle Accident In Westminster

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) —A serious vehicle accident has killed four people in Westminster, at Route 31 and Old New Windsor Pike, according to the Carroll County Fire Department.
    The Carroll County Sheriff’s Department is handling the investigation.
    Both vehicles involved are now on the side of the road in the westbound lanes, and all lanes are shut down, according to Sky Eye Chopper 13 Captain Jeff Long who was above the scene around 3 p.m.
    This is a developing story.
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  • Hate Crime Charge Brought Against Man Accused Of Killing Bowie St. Student

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A grand jury has returned hate crime charges against the man accused of stabbing a Bowie State University student to death on the University of Maryland College Park campus in May.
    The hate crime charge was brought against Sean Urbanski, who is accused of killing Lt. Richard Collins.
    Prince George’s County State’s Attorney Angela Alsobrooks said these charges come after they analyzed all the evidence in this case, including Urbanski’s phone, co
  • Puppies Brought To Maryland After Hurricane Maria Now Up For Adoption

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Some of the puppies brought here to Maryland after the devastation left by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico are now available for adoption.
    Starting Tuesday, the 10-week-old puppies will be available for adoption at the Humane Society of Washington County. The HSWC collaborated with the Humane Society of the United States to transport the animals for hurricane relief.
    According to HSWC, the pups are already spayed or neutered, microchipped, vaccinated, and up-to-date o
  • Police: 9-Year-Old Dies After 325-Pound Cousin Sat On Her As Punishment

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A nine-year-old Florida girl has died after an older cousin allegedly sat on the child as a form of punishment. The cousin, who is 64-years-old and weighs 325 pounds, was arrested by police and faces homicide charges.
    According to reports, Dericka Lindsay stopped breathing and went into cardiac arrest on Oct. 14 after the incident with her cousin. 64-year-old Veronica Green Posey reportedly told police that the girl was “out of control” and was being disc
  • ‘Supermarket Sweep’ Is Coming Back To TV

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Supermarket Sweep is set to make its long awaited return to television.
    FremantleMedia acquired the global rights to the shopping game show, and announced it will be bringing back the show.
    Right now, no further information has been released on what network the show will air, or when it will return to television.
    ⚡️ “Let's go wild in the aisles with #SupermarketSweep! 🛒🛒🛒” by @FremantleMediaPeople are excited! @Tw
  • Best Places For Corn Dishes In Baltimore

    By Joel FurchesAutumn is the time for corn harvest, and one naturally thinks of sweet and juicy corn on the cob. But corn is a year-round treat, and possibly the most versatile of all the starchy vegetables. If your mouth waters at the thought of cream corn, cornbread or even popcorn, it is worth looking at these offerings and seeing if anything on the list hits the spot and is located near you. Then do yourself a favor and treat yourself.
    Woodberry Kitchen
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  • Top Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Pickups For Week 7

    By Rahul Lal
    We’ve seen a number of injuries shape the NFL lately, whether it’s watching Dalvin Cook, Odell Beckham Jr. or now Aaron Rodgers go down with injury – fantasy owners are hurting. It’s important as ever for fantasy owners to try to stay on top of things by making the right moves on the waiver wire and picking up the right guy to stay fantasy relevant.
    Teams on bye: Detroit, Houston
    Below are a few of our favorite waiver wire pickups for Week 7, and they are sep
  • Opioid Deaths Reportedly Down In State With Legal Marijuana

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The ability to use marijuana legally in Colorado has reportedly resulted in a positive side-effect: a decrease in the number of fatal opioid overdoses in the state.
    According to a new study by the American Journal of Public Health, the number of overdose deaths have fallen by more than six percent since the state legalized recreational pot in 2014.
    “Colorado’s legalization of recreational cannabis sales and use resulted in a 0.7 deaths per month reduction
  • Police Arrest 1 In College Park Shooting; Still Seek 2nd Suspect

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Police have arrested a 26-year-old man accused of opening fire in College Park during a drug deal.
    Jenare Marriott has been charged with attempted murder, robbery, and assault for the incident. Police are also working to identify a second suspect in this case.
    Marriott was arrested for a shooting on Saturday, in the 7500 block of Rhode Island Ave. in College Park.
    Police were called to the scene and found a man who had been shot. They also found another man who had b
  • D.C. Police Investigate Report Of Shooter On Howard U Campus, ‘Nothing Confirmed’

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) —D.C. police are at Howard University investigating a report of an active shooter, they say.
    They are warning people in the area to take precautions.
    We're on the scene @HowardU for the report of an active shooter.So far nothing confirmed.Take precautions if in the area.
    — DC Police Department (@DCPoliceDept) October 17, 2017The school has tweeted that the admin building has been evacuated after an anonymous report of a shooter.
    This afternoon, we were anonymously not
  • ‘All Clear’ Given At Howard U Campus After Report Of Active Shooter

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) —D.C. police have cleared Howard University after investigating a report of an active shooter on campus.
    Update:The scene @HowardU has been CLEARED and lockdown lifted.Nothing found.
    — DC Police Department (@DCPoliceDept) October 17, 2017Students and staff on campus were told to stay in place while the report was investigated, but the lockdown has been lifted.
    The school tweeted that the admin building was evacuated after an anonymous report of a shooter.
    This afterno
  • Inmates Charged With Murder After Guard Killed In Prison Uprising

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — More than a dozen inmates are being charged with murder in a deadly Delaware prison uprising back in February.
    18 inmates have been indicted in that deadly riot, with 16 of them being charged with first-degree murder. The other two are charged with kidnapping, riot, and conspiracy.
    RELATED: Corrections Officer Killed in Del. Hostage Situation
    On February 1, inmates at the James T. Vaughn Correctional Center in Smyrna took control of a building, taking four corre
  • Senator Booker Endorses Ben Jealous For Maryland Governor

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Cory Booker is endorsing former NAACP president Ben Jealous for governor of Maryland.
    The New Jersey Democrat endorsed Jealous on Tuesday. Jealous is seeking the Democratic nomination in a crowded primary to challenge Republican Gov. Larry Hogan next year.
    Booker is scheduled to attend a campaign meet and greet on Thursday in Prince George’s County.
    Jealous’ campaign is highlighting the announcement as the latest from progressive individuals or g
  • As State’s Casinos Compete, Maryland Live! Places Final Beam Of Attached Hotel

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) —  The final steel beam of the $200 million Live! Hotel, which is attached to the Maryland Live! casino in Hanover, has been laid.
    The traditional “topping off” ceremony was held there Tuesday morning, completing the skeleton of the 17-story building that will be the tallest in Anne Arundel County.
    Amy Yensi will have more on this story tonight on WJZ.
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