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Columbus Statue Toppled, Thrown Into Inner Harbor

Statue near Little Italy becomes latest monument in the U.S. to fall.
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Columbus Statue Toppled, Thrown Into Inner Harbor

Statue near Little Italy becomes latest monument in the U.S. to fall.

History & Politics

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Former Mayor Catherine Pugh Sentenced to Three Years in Prison

Legal professionals weigh in on the decision and the year-long ‘Healthy Holly’ scandal.

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Inside the Creation of the Tubman and Douglass Statues at the Maryland State House

Sculptures of the famous Marylanders honor their legacies and abolitionist history.

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Kirwan Commission Bill Aims to Set Higher Education Standards for Maryland

Funding concerns could stall progress of the public school reform legislation.


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Why Is Governor Larry Hogan Meeting with Chris Evans?

The ‘Avengers’ actor met with the governor to pitch a political project.

History & Politics

The Great Migration

How Black families came "up South," faced down Jim Crow, and built a groundbreaking Civil Rights movement.

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What You Need to Know About Tuesday’s Special Primary Election

We break down top Dem platforms and predictions in race for Elijah Cummings’ seat.

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Here’s What Chris Van Hollen Had to Say About Trump Tweet

The president called the Maryland senator a “no-name” on Twitter Tuesday morning.

Arts District

The Walters Offers a Rare Look at a Relic of St. Francis of Assisi

The restored St. Francis Missal is back on display at The Walters after nearly 40 years.

Science & Technology

No Small Deaths

Frances Glessner Lee's famous dioramas teach detectives how to evaluate crime scenes.


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What Did Baltimore Google in 2019?

Here are the topics and trends that got Charm City talking this year.

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Maryland Politicians React to Trump Impeachment

Local leaders reflect and look ahead at Senate trial.

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Jewish Community Leaders Respond to Jersey City Shooting

Councilman Izzy Patoka leads charge to increase security at kosher markets following the attack.

Sports

A Man for All Seasons

Babe Ruth, the once “hopeless incorrigible” kid from Baltimore, made baseball, and America, bigger and better.

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Pete Buttigieg Touts Criminal Justice Reform In Baltimore Visit

The presidential candidate first visit to Baltimore was for private donor fundraising event.

Arts & Culture

2019: Year In Review

Twenty of the most pivotal events in Baltimore this year, in chronological order.

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Will Judge Make an Example Out of Catherine Pugh?

With the former mayor’s sentencing scheduled for February, both sides get to work on their case.

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Options Remain for Adnan Syed's Legal Team Following Supreme Court Denial

The nation’s highest court announced Monday that it will not hear the case.

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Feds Charge Pugh With Fraud and Tax Evasion in ‘Healthy Holly’ Scandal

Former mayor faces 11 counts, including conspiracy, in alleged children’s book scheme.

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Maya Rockeymoore Cummings Declares For Late Husband’s Seat

We break down the familiar faces in upcoming special Democratic primary.

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