Brian’s Recent Stories
Education Jan 03Sweeping education plan seeks equity and improvement in Maryland schools
A state commission found a common problem: Maryland invests more in schools serving affluent communities than it does on schools in areas with high poverty.
Nation Nov 21Former Baltimore mayor enters guilty pleas in fraud case
Catherine Pugh, the former mayor of Baltimore, pleaded guilty Thursday to federal conspiracy and tax evasion charges in a case involving sales of her self-published children's books.
Nation Oct 17Rep. Elijah Cummings dies at 68
Maryland Rep. Elijah E. Cummings died early Thursday due to complications from longstanding health challenges, his congressional office said. He was 68.
Nation Mar 08Court denies new murder trial for ‘Serial’ podcast’s Adnan Syed
In a 4-3 opinion, the Court of Appeals agreed with a lower court that Adnan Syed's legal counsel was deficient in failing to investigate an alibi witness, but it disagreed that the deficiency prejudiced the case.
Nation Jun 30Small capital city draped in grief by newspaper shooting
The historic state capital of Annapolis is draped in grief from a shooting attack on the local newspaper, which killed journalists who chronicled soccer games, art exhibits and the fabric of small-city life.
Nation Feb 14Suspect injured, SUV stopped after shooting at NSA gate
FORT MEADE, Md. — Several people were hospitalized after a shooting Wednesday morning outside the National Security Agency campus at Fort Meade, but none of the injuries were caused by gunfire, the spy agency said.
Politics Jun 12WATCH: Attorneys general of Maryland, D.C. address lawsuit against Trump
District of Columbia Attorney General Karl Racine and Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh plan to announce what they call a "major lawsuit" Monday against the president.