Articles Tagged with maryland

Free Range Parents Deemed Guilty Of ‘Unsubstantiated Child Neglect’

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Free range parents in Maryland were determined to be guilty of “unsubstantiated” child neglect, according to a recent Child Protective Services (CPS) ruling. Danielle and Alexander Meitiv will remain under the watchful eye of CPS for at least the next five years. The Maryland free range parents became the focus of a CPS investigation in… Read more »

Bishop Charged With Manslaughter After Killing Cyclist

A Maryland bishop is being charged with manslaughter after drunken crash kills father of 2.

Bishop Suffragan Heather Cook, 58, turned herself into the police Friday after fatally striking cyclist Tom Palermo, 41, nearly two weeks earlier. According to statements made by Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby, Bishop Cook was drunk, registering with a blood-alcohol content of nearly 3 times the Maryland legal limit. She was texting when she… Read more »

Kirby Delauter Apologizes After Threat To Sue For His Name In News

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The Frederick County, Maryland, council member who threatened to sue a local newspaper reporter for using his name, Kirby Delauter, in a news story without permission, has issued an apology to the newspaper he threatened. “The first amendment is alive and well in Frederick County. As a public figure working to maintain and improve the… Read more »

Abducted Philadelphia Nurse Carlesha Freeland-Gaither Found Alive In Maryland

Carlesha Freeland-Gaither found in maryland

22-year-old Carlesha Freeland-Gaither, the Philadelphia woman who was abducted on Sunday night as she walked down a city street, has been reportedly found. According to NBC Philadelphia, Carlesha was found alive, safe in Maryland following an investigation in to her abduction by the police. According to Howard County, Maryland police officials who helped locate her,… Read more »

Marine Dad Banned From School Over Five Pillars Of Islam Essay Protest

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A Marine dad was banned from school over a “Five Pillars of Islam” essay assignment at La Plata High School in Maryland. Marine dad, Kevin Wood, an Iraq war veteran, said his daughter’s class was issued a mandatory assignment regarding the Islam religion. When he asked for an alternate homework assignment not related to the… Read more »

D.C. Area Schools Brace For 6,000 New Illegal Immigrant Students

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Washington D.C. area schools are rushing to make educational arrangements and classroom placements for approximately 6,000 illegal immigrant students. Since the beginning of 2014, about 40,000 illegal immigrant children have crossed the Texas Border. Many of those children now reportedly live with their parents or other relatives who are allegedly illegal immigrants themselves. Schools in… Read more »

Arrests Made In Acidic ‘Bottle Bomb’ Case

Two arrests were made in the bottle bomb case that affected five theaters in two states.

Two arrests have been made in a case involving bottle bomb attacks at several theaters. A bottle bomb is usually a home-made device that combines acid and a base within a sealed plastic bottle. The reaction of the ingredients causes an explosion to occur that can throw acid and shrapnel up to 20 or even… Read more »

Maryland First-Grader Points Finger At Friend Like Gun, Gets Suspended

Maryland First-Grader Points Finger At Friend Like Gun, Get's Suspended

Recently, America has had to hear the horrific news of multiple, cold-hearted attacks involving guns. So, it isn’t surprising that a student would be suspended from school for acting as though they had a gun. According to NBC News, that’s exactly what happened when a Maryland first-grader pointed his fingers at friends and said “pow.”… Read more »

Burglar Falls Asleep On Couch During Home Invasion

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Frederick, MD – A weary burglar reportedly fell asleep on a stranger’s couch after breaking into the residence, according to The Associated Press. Authorities were summoned to the home in question on Sunday evening after the owner discovered the man sleeping on her couch downstairs. Understandably unnerved by this peculiar encounter, she quickly picked up… Read more »

Baltimore School Shooter To Be Tried As Adult, Facebook Provides Motive Hint

Baltimore shooter to be tried as an adult

The 15-year-old arrested following yesterday’s Baltimore’s Perry Hall School shooting has been charged by prosecutors who made it clear that their intention is to try the minor as an adult. Prosecutors have charged Robert Wayne Gladden Jr. with attempted first-degree murder and assault after he reportedly shot 17-year-old Daniel Borowy in the back in the… Read more »

Baltimore School Shooting: One Student Shot, Suspect In Custody [Video]

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August 28 – 1:30 UPDATE – Robert Wayne Gladden Jr. has been charged with first-degree attempted murder and assault for the Perry Hall High School shooting which left Daniel Borowy in critical condition. August 28 – 11:18 am UPDATE – Alleged Perry Hall High School shooter will be charged as an adult. The 17-year-old student… Read more »