WAMU 88.5 : News

Filed Under:

Latest Maryland Regional News

Play associated audio

BALTIMORE (AP) Donald DeVore is stepping down as secretary of the Maryland Department of Juvenile Services. DeVore announced today that he has told Gov. Martin O'Malley he will not seek reappointment during the governor's second term.

RANDALLSTOWN, Md. (AP) A suspect in a domestic shooting in Randallstown has been found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. Baltimore County police say officers entered the home today and found the body of 36-year-old Terrence Wilson. Wilson was believed to have barricaded himself in the home after shooting his wife this morning.

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

NPR

Reflecting On Football And Addiction As 'Friday Night Lights' Turns 25

Twenty-five years ago, Buzz Bissinger wrote about the big-time stakes of small-town high-school football in Friday Night Lights. Now he talks about the impact the book had on the players and himself.
NPR

Heavy Loads Of Pollen May Shift Flight Plans Of The Bumblebee

Foraging bumblebees can pick up nearly half their weight in pollen before heading home to the hive, research shows. All that weight tucked into hollows on their hind legs can complicate flying.
NPR

President Obama Unveils New Power Plant Rules In 'Clean Power Plan'

Key elements of the Clean Power Plan include a requirement that would cut the power industry's carbon pollution by 32 percent below 2005 levels in the next 15 years.
NPR

Group Offers To Help Revive HitchBOT That Was Vandalized In Philadelphia

A kid-sized robot that's built around a PVC bucket and sports a friendly face, the hitchBOT couldn't make it out of Philadelphia in one piece.

Leave a Comment

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