Baltimore

President Donald Trump turns after placing a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery, in honor of Memorial Day, Monday, May 25, 2020, in Arlington, Va.
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AP News
May 25, 2020 - 12:42 pm
President Donald Trump silently honored the nation's war dead Monday in a wreath ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery, first in a pair of public events also taking him to Baltimore, to the chagrin of the mayor. Read more here.
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Adnan Syed enters Courthouse East in Baltimore prior to a hearing on Feb. 3, 2016.
Barbara Haddock Taylor/The Baltimore Sun via AP
AP News
November 25, 2019 - 11:18 am
By Mark Sherman and Regina Garcia Cano, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday rejected a Maryland man's bid for a new trial based on information uncovered by the hit podcast "Serial." The justices did not comment in leaving in place a 4-3 ruling by Maryland's highest court...
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Maya Rockeymoore Cummings
Julio Cortez/AP, file
AP News
November 12, 2019 - 12:48 pm
Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, the widow of U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, has resigned as Maryland's Democratic Party chair to run for her late husband's congressional seat. Read more here.
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Former President Barack Obama speaks during funeral services for Rep. Elijah Cummings, Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, in Baltimore.
Julio Cortez/AP
AP News
October 25, 2019 - 11:34 am
Rep. Elijah Cummings was eulogized as a leader with the fiery moral conviction of an Old Testament prophet Friday at a funeral that brought former presidents and ordinary people alike to the Baltimore church where the congressman worshipped for four decades.
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Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., speaks during a luncheon at the National Press Club in Washington.
Patrick Semansky/AP Photo, File
AP News
October 17, 2019 - 6:01 am
Maryland Rep. Elijah E. Cummings died early Thursday at Johns Hopkins Hospital due to complications from longstanding health challenges, his congressional office said. He was 68.
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Adnan Syed
Karl Merton Ferron/Baltimore Sun/TNS/Sipa USA
August 19, 2019 - 12:56 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawyers for a Maryland man whose murder conviction was chronicled in the hit podcast "Serial" are asking the Supreme Court to step into the case. Lawyers for defendant Adnan Syed say in court papers Monday that the justices should order a new trial for Syed and reverse a Maryland...
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Dutch Village apartments
Julio Cortez/AP
July 31, 2019 - 11:36 am
BALTIMORE (AP) — Davon Jones doesn't have to look far to see the irony in President Donald Trump's tweets that Baltimore is a "rat and rodent infested mess." His apartment owned by the president's son-in-law has been invaded by mice since he moved in a year ago. "I don't know how they come in,"...
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Elijah Cummings
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July 29, 2019 - 10:39 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing growing accusations of racism for his incendiary tweets, President Donald Trump lashed out at his critics Monday and sought to deflect the criticism by labeling a leading black congressman as himself racist. In the latest rhetorical shot at lawmakers of color, Trump said...
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CNN's Victor Blackwell defends Baltimore from Trump's 'infested' tweets
CNN
July 28, 2019 - 10:35 am
By Madeline Holcombe, CNN (CNN) - - Baltimore did not take President Donald Trump's recent attack of the city lying down. Instead, Charm City was quick to stand up and fight back. Trump lashed out at another prominent African American lawmaker on Saturday, tweeting that his Baltimore district is a...
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Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh
Loyd Fox/Baltimore Sun via AP
April 25, 2019 - 2:41 pm
BALTIMORE (AP) — Federal agents raided the homes and offices of Baltimore's embattled mayor on Thursday amid widening probes to determine whether she used sales of her children's books to disguise government kickbacks. The searches pushed the latest political scandal for Maryland's largest city to...
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