• Teens Charged In Attempted Carjacking That Ended In Shooting

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) —Two teenagers have been arrested and charged as adults in relation to a shooting in west Baltimore on March 11.
    Police say Charles Cottman, 15, and Kevin Vaughan, 14, approached a car occupied by a 58-year-old man and attempted to take it. The victim struggled and was shot in the shoulder.
    The boys allegedly fled the scene.
    Cottman and Vaughan face attempted murder, assault, robbery, and gun related charges.
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  • Police Working Barricaded Suspect In Dundalk

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The Baltimore County Police Department is working a barricaded suspect situation in Dundalk.
    Police say officers went to serve a warrant, but the suspect barricaded themselves inside.
    North Point Blvd. was closed between Eastern Ave. & Carson Ave. as they served the warrant.Dundalk barricade- PIO at Berkshire Rd and North Point Rd. Media can stage on Beekshire^SV.
    — BACO Public Safety (@BACOPoliceFire) May 24, 2017
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  • Patients Getting Checks Soon In Gynecologist Recording Case

    BALTIMORE (AP) — More than 8,000 patients of a Johns Hopkins gynecologist accused of secretly recording pelvic exams will soon receive their share of a $190 million settlement.
    The Baltimore Sun reports the final allocation plan was approved Monday.
    Retired Maryland Court of Appeals Judge Irma Raker, who served as claims adjudicator in the class-action case, says the checks ranging from about $1,900 to nearly $28,000 should be mailed June 2. The case has been described as the largest sexua
  • Lawyer Accused Of Bribing Rape Victim, Threatening Deportation

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A Baltimore attorney defending a man accused of rape has now joined his client behind bars after authorities say they caught him trying to bribe the victim and a witness in the case.
    Christos Vasiliades faces a litany of charges, including obstruction of justice and witness intimidation.
    The investigation into Vasiliades began back in April, when he is accused of contacting the victim his client, Mario Aguilar-Delossantoso, is accused of raping, along with a wit
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  • Car Wrecks During Police Chase In Baltimore County

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A car crashed in the Essex area while being pursued by Baltimore County police Wednesday morning.
    Police say the chase ended near Stemmers Run Rd. and Norris Ln., and officers are continuing to search for the driver, who fled on foot after crashing.
    A police helicopter is also above the scene to assist with the search.
    No details have been released on why police were pursuing the vehicle.
  • Sheriff: $500M In Poppy Plants Seized

    CLAREMONT, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say an acre of poppy plants used in producing opium has been seized in North Carolina.
    Local news groups report the Catawba County Sheriff’s Office seized the field Tuesday. Authorities roughly estimate the value at $500 million, pending the plants’ weighing.
    Sheriff Coy Reid says the plants were discovered behind a home by a narcotics investigator acting on a tip about something else. Reid says a person who answered the door said, “I gu
  • Gary McCord On DEAN & DELUCA Invitational: ‘Heck Of A Golf Course’

    By Dave Shedloski
    It would be a supreme honor for any player to be mentioned in the same sentence with Ben Hogan, and that’s what Jordan Spieth hopes to do this week at the DEAN & DELUCA Invitational at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas. Spieth is the defending champion at this wonderful tournament, and he seeks to join Hogan as the only players to win consecutive titles.
    Hogan, of course, won the inaugural Colonial National Invitation Tournament in 1946 and repeated in &
  • Despite Current Slump, Buck Showalter Is Confident The Orioles Will Make The Playoffs

    Manager for the Baltimore Orioles Buck Showalter joined Ken and Rob to discuss the team’s current “slump” and what’s to come in the future for the pitching staff.
    There’s no denying the Orioles are in a “slump” after dropping eight of the last eleven games dating back to May 12, but manager Buck Showalter doesn’t like that phrase. Showalter said, “We don’t use those words. I know we’re at about the quarter mile mark
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  • Orioles Ready To Play Matinee Game Vs The Twins

    By Gracenote
    The Minnesota Twins recorded a season high in runs (14) and hits (21) in the series opener before benefiting from a sterling pitching performance to become the first team this season to capture a series at Camden Yards. The American League Central-leading Twins vie for their sixth win in seven outings on Wednesday afternoon when they play the finale of the three-game series against the skidding Baltimore Orioles.
    Brian Dozier belted a solo homer in Tuesday’s 2-0 triumph to ext
  • Wayback Wednesday: Former Basketball Player Muggsy Bogues

    American retired basketball player Tyrone Curtis “Muggsy” Bogues joined the Norris and Long show for Wayback Wednesday.
    Bogues was the shortest player ever to play in the National Basketball Association at 5 ft 3 in. Bogues played point guard for four teams during his 14-season career in the NBA.
    He is best known for his ten seasons with the Charlotte Hornets, and also played for the Washington Bullets, Golden State Warriors, and Toronto Raptors.
    After his NBA career, he se
  • RECALL: Car Seats Recalled After Not Meeting Federal Requirements

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Graco is recalling tens of thousands of car seats after they were found to not meet federal requirements.
    25,494 My Ride 65 convertible car seats are being recalled because their webbing does not meet federal requirements for “breaking strength.”
    Graco is giving out replacement kits for these recalled car seats, free of charge.
    Click here to check if your car seat is included in the recall.
    No injuries have been reported because of this recall.
  • NFL Moves 2021 Super Bowl To Tampa Bay From LA

    CHICAGO (AP) — The 2021 Super Bowl has been moved by the NFL from Los Angeles to Tampa.
    Five days after the opening of the $2.6 billion football stadium in Inglewood, California was pushed back to 2020 because of construction delays caused by Los Angeles’ uncommonly wet winter, league owners approved the move Tuesday. Owners voted unanimously to give the February 2021 game to Tampa and have the Rams’ and Chargers’ new home host the 2022 Super Bowl.
    The NFL would have need
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  • NASCAR Shakes Up Schedule For 2018, Adds Road Course

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR announced several changes to its 2018 schedule Tuesday, including new tracks for the final 11 races of the season.
    Indianapolis Motor Speedway will become the 26th race of the Cup season and the final chance to set next year’s playoff field. The race will be run Sept. 9 and not be part of the summer schedule for the first time since it was added to the NASCAR schedule in 1994.
    “The Brickyard 400 has been one of NASCAR’s premier events for 25
  • NFL Cuts OT To 10 minutes, Opens Up End Zone Celebrations

    CHICAGO (AP) — NFL owners cut the overtime period from 15 minutes to 10 minutes during the regular season, but also gave players plenty of leeway to celebrate after a touchdown.
    The two moves are expected to result in more tie games and much more elaborate end zone dance parties.
    “I always planned all my celebrations,” said Denver’s Emmanuel Sanders, already known for his flamboyant TD celebrations, including one that drew a fine last season.
    “Now I can go a little
  • Wednesday, May 24, 2017

    Linh and Marty have Coffee With Meteorologist Tim Williams On WJZ Weather Day!
  • WEATHER BLOG: Clouds And Some Sun Expected Today

    Hi Everyone
    Rain hung in through the overnight and finally hosed down the Western Shore as it did the Eastern Shore through the day yesterday. Statewide now the rain has ended, and we are left with just clouds. But in the past 30 minutes we are seeing some clearing  SO let’s make this day’s outlook “clouds, and some sun.” If we get more than “some sun” all the better for us.
    Right now I can tell you the best of the weekend day’s appear to be Friday
  • Multiple People Injured In Separate Harford County School Bus Crashes

    BALTIMORE (WJZ) – Harford County fire and EMS crews are on the scene of two separate school bus crashes in the area.
    Officials say a bus was involved in an accident on Route 543 and Hillside road. One person from the bus was taken to a local hospital with minor injuries.5/24; 0745: Fire/EMS personnel are working two motor vehicle collisions on Rt 543 and Hillside and Rt 543 and… https://t.co/7j0wXkHHmz
    — Harford Co Fire&EMS (@HarforCoFireEMS) May 24, 2017
    The other ac
  • Google Helps Advertisers Track Spending In Physical Stores

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google already monitors online shopping — and now it’s keeping an eye on physical stores to try to sell more digital advertising.
    The internet company said Tuesday that a new tool will track how much money people spend in merchants’ brick-and-mortar stores after clicking on their digital ads.
    The analysis will be done by matching the combined ad clicks of people who are logged into Google services with their collective purchases on credit and debit ca
  • Moment Of Reflection To Be Held For Slain College Student

    COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — A moment of reflection is scheduled for the Bowie State University student who was slain over the weekend.
    It will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday at the University of Maryland, College Park’s chapel garden.
    The university announced the observance in honor of Richard Collins III, who was fatally stabbed on the campus.
    Collins was scheduled to graduate from Bowie State University on Tuesday. His family accepted his degree at the commencement ceremony held on the Coll
  • Playboy Model Who Shot Nude Of Unwitting Woman Due In Court

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Playboy centerfold who ignited a backlash of criticism when she secretly snapped a photo of a naked 71-year-old woman in a locker room and posted it online mocking the woman’s body is expected to appear in court Wednesday to resolve a criminal charge.
    Dani Mathers is planning to show up at a hearing in Los Angeles County Superior Court on a misdemeanor charge of invasion of privacy, her lawyer said.
    Mathers, 30, has apologized for taking the photo at an LA Fitnes
  • 3 More Arrested In Manchester; Attacker’s Libya Ties Probed

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — British police and intelligence agencies arrested three more suspects Wednesday in connection with the Manchester suicide bombing and moved quickly to secure key sites across the country, including Buckingham Palace and the British Parliament at Westminster.
    Home Secretary Amber Rudd said the bomber, identified as British-born Libyan Salman Abedi, “likely” did not act alone when he killed 22 people and wounded dozens at an Ariana Grande concert Monday
  • ‘We Can Use Peace’: Trump And Pope Francis Meet

    VATICAN CITY (AP) — President Donald Trump and Pope Francis, two leaders with contrasting styles and differing worldviews, met at the Vatican City on Wednesday, setting aside their previous clashes to broadcast a tone of peace for an audience around the globe.
    Trump, midway through his grueling nine-day maiden international journey, called upon the pontiff at the Vatican early Wednesday where the two had a private 30-minute meeting laden with religious symbolism and ancient protocol. The p
  • Could A Glass Of Wine Or Beer A Day Increase Your Chance Of Breast Cancer?

    BALTIMORE (WJZ)– According to a new study, even a small glass of wine or beer could increase a woman’s risk of breast cancer.
    Researchers decided to go back and take a look at more than 100 studies, which included millions of women.
    For those who sip on a glass a day, the report may be disappointing.
    According to two cancer research institutes, the American Institute for Cancer Research and the World Cancer Research Fund, women who have a glass of wine, beer or hard liquor a day, eve
  • 11 People Seated On Cosby Jury; Defense Sees Race Bias

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Bill Cosby’s lawyers accused Pennsylvania prosecutors of trying to systematically keep blacks off the jury Tuesday after prosecutors used their strikes to send two black women home.
    Judge Steven O’Neill for now rejected the argument after prosecutors said the second woman was a former Pittsburgh detective who sued the city after she was arrested in a public scandal. They said the case raised doubts about her credibility.
    O’Neill said he would revisit the
  • Orioles Radio Recap: Santana Slams The Door On The O’s

    On an overcast Tuesday night the Orioles faced the Twins for the second game of their three game set. Dylan Bundy took the mound looking to rebound from his last start, which he did pitching 7 innings and giving up two runs on six hits and seven strikeouts. Hear all the action from today’s game and an interview between Dave Johnson and Casey Baynes of the Casey Cares foundation to talk about the 5k Run/Walk happening at Camden Yards on the Orioles Radio Recap!
    As always we will hear Buck S
  • Empire State Building Goes Dark For Manchester Victims

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Empire State Building in New York has gone dark in remembrance of the victims of the suicide bombing in Britain.
    A Twitter post says the landmarked building will remain dark Tuesday evening “in deep sympathy for the lives lost in Manchester, England.”
    Monday’s attack at a concert by American pop singer Ariana Grande left 22 people dead, including an 8-year-old girl, and injured 59.
    The bomber, identified as 22-year-old Salman Abedi, died in the attack.
  • Santana Tosses 2-Hitter As Twins Beat Orioles 2-0

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Ervin Santana pitched a two-hitter for his 10th career shutout, Brian Dozier homered and the surging Minnesota Twins beat the Baltimore Orioles 2-0 Tuesday night.
    After banging out 21 hits in a 14-7 win over Baltimore on Monday, the AL Central-leading Twins relied on exceptional pitching to earn their ninth victory in 13 games.
    Santana (7-2) struck out six, walked two and permitted only one runner past first base. The lone hits against the right-hander were a second-inning
  • Police Force Entry Into Apartment Of Domestic Assault Suspect; Loaded Gun In Plain Sight

    BALTIMORE (WJZ)– City police arrested a domestic assault suspect after forcing their way into the apartment he was in early Tuesday morning.
    At about 2:30 a.m., officers responded to the 2500 block of West Patapsco Avenue where they forced their way into the apartment for the safety of those inside.
    Police discovered 27-year-old Samuel Joyce and a female victim with a laceration on her head.
    While officers were arresting Joyce, they discovered a loaded 9mm handgun in plain sight. Joyce tol
  • Target agrees to pay $18.5 million to prevent future data breaches - Baltimore Sun

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    Target agrees to pay $18.5 million to prevent future data breaches
    Baltimore Sun
    Target Corp. has agreed to pay $18.5 million as part of a settlement with 47 states, including Maryland plus Washington, D.C., over the retailer's 2013 data breach, Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh said Tuesday. The largest-ever multi-state ...and more »
  • Maryland State Police Arrest Road Rage Suspect For Waving Handgun

    BALTIMORE (WJZ)– Maryland State Police have arrested a man for allegedly waving a gun at someone during a road rage incident in Cecil County.
    At about 7:55 p.m. Saturday, police received a 911 call in reference to a road rage incident where a man waved a gun at another person in North East, Maryland.
    The suspected vehicle was described as a tan Chevrolet Avalanche and the man was identified as Jordan Wayne Crabtree, 19, of North East.
    Police arrested Crabtree on Monday and towed his Avalan

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