: News

Filed Under:

    Latest Maryland Regional News

    Play associated audio

    NORTH EAST, Md. (AP) Natural Resources Police have recovered the body of a Rising Sun man who was thrown from a boat when it hit a buoy in the Elk River last week. Officials found the body of 49-year-old Deforrest Wayne Timlin yesterday evening about 500 yards north of the accident site.

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) Gov. O'Malley has sworn in Maryland's first African-American woman appellate judge. Judge Michele Hotten is now a member of the Maryland Court of Special Appeals, the state's intermediate appellate court.

    BALTIMORE (AP) Maryland utility regulators will question Pepco executives on recent storm outages that have left many customers without power for days. Pepco executives are scheduled to appear this morning before the Maryland Public Service Commission in Baltimore.

    FREDERICK, Md. (AP) A biotechnology services company says it's expanding its Frederick repository for cancer research specimens. Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. of Waltham, Mass., plans to add more than 22,000 square feet to the Frederick site.

    BALTIMORE (AP) An advocacy group says it is pleased the interests of consumers will be protected under Baltimore Gas + Electric's revised smart meter program. BGE says it will go ahead with the program, which state regulators conditionally approved last week.

    (Copyright 2010 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

    NPR

    Not My Job: Sharon Jones Gets Quizzed On Handshakes

    We've invited the lead singer of Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings to play a game called "Let's shake on it."
    NPR

    Salvage Supperclub: A High-End Dinner In A Dumpster To Fight Food Waste

    The ingredients — think wilted basil, bruised plums, garbanzo bean water — sound less than appetizing. Whipped together, they're a tasty meal that show how home cooks can use often-tossed foods.
    NPR

    Barbershop: Speechwriters Speak On The RNC And DNC

    Republican speechwriter Mary Kate Cary, Democratic speechwriter Jeff Nussbaum and historian from the University of Virginia Barbara Perry dissect the last two weeks of speeches at the RNC and DNC.
    NPR

    From 'The Water's Edge To The Cutting Edge': Fish Skeletons, CT Scans And Engineering

    Professor Adam Summers is a "fish guy." He uses fish to get engineering ideas. His latest project is to CT scan every type of fish — all 33,000 of them.

    Leave a Comment

    Help keep the conversation civil. Please refer to our Terms of Use and Code of Conduct before posting your comments.