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Feds raid locations tied to Baltimore mayor

The FBI and criminal investigators from the Internal Revenue Service on Thursday executed court-authorized search warrants at the home of Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh and Baltimore City Hall, FBI spokesman Dave Fitz said.

Feds search locations tied to Baltimore mayor

The FBI and criminal investigators from the Internal Revenue Service on Thursday executed court-authorized search warrants at the home of Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh and Baltimore City Hall, FBI spokesman Dave Fitz said.

'For the good of the city': Maryland governor calls on Baltimore mayor to resign after FBI raids

FBI and IRS agents executed search warrants at the homes of Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh in the scandal over sale of her children's books.            [Author: USA TODAY]

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan Says Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh Should Resign

Federal agents raided Pugh's home, investigating a corruption scandal involving questionable sales of her books.

Feds search locations tied to Baltimore's mayor in connection with book scandal

Federal authorities on Thursday executed search warrants at the home and several locations tied to Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh as part of an investigation into whether she improperly profited from a no-bid book deal steered to a Maryland medical system while she served on its board.

FBI, IRS Agents Have Raided Baltimore City Hall And Mayor’s Home

FBI and IRS agents have raided Baltimore City Hall and Mayor Catherine Pugh’s (D) home, as well as an adult training center where Pugh once led a training program and has staffers on the board. According to the Baltimore Sun, Pugh is still formally stepped down from her role while she recovers from pneumonia. She has been under investigation by the Maryland State Prosecutor for the extremely lucrative sale of her children’s books, “Healthy Holly,” to organizations including the University of ...
Tags: News, Baltimore, Catherine Pugh, FBI, IRS, Kate Riga

FBI and IRS Search Baltimore Mayor’s Home and City Hall

Pugh has been facing mounting calls for her to resign over a scandal
Tags: Uncategorized, Baltimore, Maryland, Onetime

Governor Calls on Baltimore Mayor to Resign After FBI and IRS Raid Her Home

Hogan: "Mayor Pugh has lost the public trust. She is clearly not fit to lead"
Tags: Uncategorized, Baltimore, Maryland, Onetime

Boy Scouts Could Be Hit With More Sex Abuse Allegations

NEW YORK (AP) — The lawyers’ ads on the internet aggressively seeking clients to file sexual abuse lawsuits give a taste of what lies ahead this year for the Boy Scouts of America: potentially the most fateful chapter in its 109-year history. Sexual abuse settlements have already strained the Boy Scouts’ finances to the point where the organization is exploring “all available options,” including Chapter 11 bankruptcy. But now the financial threats have intensified. The reason: States have bee...
Tags: New York, News, Minnesota, California, Ap, Chicago, Brooklyn, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Catholic Church, Dallas, Catholic, Portland Oregon, Boy Scouts, Sex Abuse, Seattle

Baltimore tries to grab the Preakness

Now unpaywalled: my WSJ opinion piece on the city of Baltimore’s outrageous move to use powers of eminent domain to seize the venerable Preakness thoroughbred horse race as well as its associated Pimlico racetrack. Earlier here and more generally here. Tags: Baltimore, eminent domain, sports, WO writings
Tags: Law, Uncategorized, Sports, Baltimore, WSJ, Pimlico, Eminent Domain, WO writings

National Handwriting Competition Won By Girl Without Hands

Sara Hinesley, who goes to school in Frederick, Md., says writing in cursive is "kind of easy." She told WJZ-TV in Baltimore, "I just try my hardest and put my mind to it, and this is what happens."
Tags: News, Baltimore, Frederick MD, WJZ TV, Sara Hinesley

Abreu HR, 5 RBIs helps White Sox crush Orioles 12-2

BALTIMORE (AP) — José Abreu homered and drove in five runs, James McCann had a homer and four RBIs and Chicago White Sox beat the bumbling Baltimore Orioles 12-2 Monday night. McCann’s three-run drive off David Hess (1-4) highlighted a four-run fifth inning, and Abreu’s shot with a man on sparked a four-run seventh against […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Baltimore, Chicago White Sox, Baltimore Orioles, Abreu, Orioles, McCann, White Sox, Jose Abreu, David Hess, James McCann

PE-backed Jensen Hughes buys security risk management firm Hillard Heintze

Jensen Hughes, which is backed by Gryphon Investors, has acquired Chicago-based Hillard Heintze, a security risk management firm. No financial terms were disclosed. Livingstone provided financial advice to Hillard Heintze on the deal while XMS Capital Partners advised Gryphon Investors and Jensen Hughes. PRESS RELEASE BALTIMORE – Jensen Hughes, a global leader in safety, security and risk-based engineering and consulting, announced today its acquisition of Hillard Heintze, a market leader in str...
Tags: San Francisco, Trends, Chicago, United States, Middle East, M&a, Baltimore, Fortune, Livingstone, Gryphon, Business Services, PE, North America Europe Asia, Gryphon Investors, Arnette, JENSEN HUGHES

Interview with E. A. Aymar, author of "The Unrepentant"

Today I'm excited to have author E. A. Aymar on my blog today to talk his book The Unrepentant. First, before the interview, here is a bit about the book:As a respected and involved member of the mystery thriller community, E.A. Aymar’s latest book, The Unrepentant (March 4, 2019, Down and Out Books), is sure to be highly anticipated across the country. Eighteen-year old Charlotte Reyes ran away from an abusive home only to end up fooled, kidnapped, and spirited across the country by a group of...
Tags: Amazon, Washington, Religion, Baltimore, Panama, Charlotte, Jen, Stevens, Ellis, Jack Reacher, Mack Bolan, Polis Books, Joy Fielding, Tara Laskowski, Washington Independent Review of Books, Mystery Writers of America

Struggling O's ready for visit from White Sox

The Baltimore Orioles will welcome visiting Chicago on Monday, taking on a White Sox team that's in a similar place right now -- struggling. Baltimore was swept at home by the Twins over the weekend, while the White Sox have lost three of their last four. The Orioles lost both games in Saturday's doubleheader before a late rally fell short in a 4-3 loss on Sunday.
Tags: News, Chicago, Twins, Baltimore, Baltimore Orioles, Orioles, White Sox

Saturday's Games

Saturday's GamesNHL PlayoffsFirst RoundSt. Louis 3 Winnipeg 2(Blues win series 4-2)Dallas 5 Nashville 3(Predators lead series 3-2)Washington 6 Carolina 0(Capitals lead series 3-2)\---AHL PlayoffsFirst Round (best-of-five)Hershey 2 Bridgeport 0(Series tied 1-1)Cleveland 5 Syracuse 1(Monsters lead series 2-0)Charlotte 5 Providence 4(Checkers lead series 1-0)Chicago 3 Grand Rapids 2(Series tied 1-1)Colorado 4 Bakersfield 1(Series tied 1-1)\---NBA PlayoffsFirst RoundPhiladelphia 112 Brooklyn 10...
Tags: New York, News, Minnesota, Colorado, Washington, Boston, Milwaukee, San Francisco, Atlanta, Chicago, Brooklyn, Arizona, San Diego, Dallas, Miami, Nashville

Twins belt 11 home runs in doubleheader sweep over Baltimore

Eddie Rosario led the charge. He connected twice in Game 1 and hit an encore home run in Game 2, allowing him to tie Harmon Killebrew and Brian Dozier's franchise record of five home runs in a three-game stretch..
Tags: Baltimore, Brian Dozier, Eddie Rosario, Harmon Killebrew

Twins take two from Baltimore in Saturday doubleheader

The Twins have won five of their six games at Camden Yards over the past two seasons and take on Baltimore in a Saturday doubleheader.
Tags: Twins, Baltimore, Camden Yards

Twins take on Baltimore in Saturday doubleheader

The Twins have won five of their six games at Camden Yards over the past two seasons and take on Baltimore in a Saturday doubleheader.
Tags: Twins, Baltimore, Camden Yards

Rosario hits 2 HRs as Twins beat Orioles 6-5 in DH opener

BALTIMORE (AP) — Eddie Rosario homered twice for a second consecutive game, Byron Buxton hit a tiebreaking two-run double in the sixth inning and the Minnesota Twins beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-5 Saturday in the opener of a doubleheader. Rosario delivered solo shots off Dan Straily in the second and fifth innings, a suitable encore […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Twins, Baltimore, Minnesota Twins, Baltimore Orioles, Rosario, Orioles, Byron Buxton, Eddie Rosario, Dan Straily

Twins ride early home runs, and Eddie Rosario's glove, to hold off Baltimore 6-5 in Game 1 of Saturday doubleheader

Eddie Rosario homered twice (again) and also took away a home run at the wall to lead the Twins in the afternoon game of the double-dip at Camden Yards.
Tags: Twins, Baltimore, Eddie Rosario

Jose Berrios, unbeaten in Baltimore, takes mound for Twins in Game 1

The Twins have won five of their last six games at Camden Yards, including Berrios' shutout last April.
Tags: Twins, Baltimore, Camden Yards, Berrios, Jose Berrios

CCMPR @DemarreMcGill is named Associate Professor of Flute at CCM

Demarre McGill University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music Acclaimed Musician Demarre McGill Is Named Associate Professor of Flute at CCM Curt Whitacre April 19, 2019 CCM Dean Stanley E. Romanstein has announced the appointment of Demarre McGill to the position of Associate Professor of Flute at CCM. McGill joined CCM’s faculty on a visiting basis in 2017. His new appointment will begin on Aug. 15, 2019. Winner of the prestigious ...
Tags: Japan, Religion, Washington Dc, Baltimore, Carnegie Hall, Philadelphia Orchestra, CCM, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Chicago Symphony, William J Zick, Avery Fisher Career Grant, Demarre McGill, New York Youth Symphony, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Stanley E Romanstein, CCM McGill Joseph Young Named Music Director of Berkeley Symphony

Joseph Young conducting the  Berkeley Symphony in January  Credit: David S. Weiland Fred Onovwerosuoke writes: Great news to share with  your readers about conductor  Joseph Young! news/joseph-young-named- music-director-of-berkeley- symphony San Francisco  Classical Voice By Janos Gereben April 17, 2019 Berkeley Symphony Orchestra today named Joseph Young music director, beginning with the 2019–2020 ...
Tags: Religion, San Francisco, Baltimore, Young, Santa Cruz, Bernstein, Britten, Carneiro, Marin Alsop, Joseph Young, Alsop, Phoenix Symphony, Peter Grimes, Baltimore Symphony, William J Zick, League of American Orchestras

Maryland court won’t reconsider denial of new ‘Serial’ trial

BALTIMORE (AP) — Maryland’s highest court won’t reconsider its rejection of a new trial for a man whose murder conviction was chronicled in the hit podcast “Serial” and an HBO documentary series. The defense attorney for Adnan Syed had filed a reconsideration motion with the Maryland Court of Appeals over its decision to reject a […]
Tags: Hbo, News, Maryland, Entertainment, Ap, Nation, Baltimore, Adnan Syed, Maryland Court of Appeals

Twins game rained out Friday in Baltimore

The Twins will play a doubleheader with Baltimore starting at 3:05 p.m. Saturday, with the rain out creating the team's seventh off day in the opening three weeks of the season.
Tags: Twins, Baltimore

Orioles, Twins rained out; doubleheader Saturday

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles’ game against the Minnesota Twins was rained out and rescheduled as part of a doubleheader Saturday starting at 4:05 p.m. EDT. Alex Cobb (0-0) had been scheduled to start for Orioles on Friday and Jose Berrios (2-1) for the Twins. ___ More AP MLB: and Most Read […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Mlb, Baltimore, Minnesota Twins, Baltimore Orioles, Orioles, Jose Berrios, Orioles Twins, EDT Alex Cobb

The problem with preservation: How do we save beautiful but obsolete buildings?

In Baltimore and Toronto and many other cities, little gems are being lost.
Tags: Design, News, Toronto, Baltimore

SPC Tornado Watch 90

WW 90 TORNADO DC MD VA WV CW 191645Z - 200400Z URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Tornado Watch Number 90 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 1245 PM EDT Fri Apr 19 2019 The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a * Tornado Watch for portions of District Of Columbia Maryland Northern Virginia The eastern West Virginia Panhandle Coastal Waters * Effective this Friday from 1245 PM until Midnight EDT. * Primary threats include... A couple tornadoes possible Scatt...
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SPC Tornado Watch 90 Status Reports

Tags: Weather, Maryland, Baltimore, Columbia, GLEASON, Georges, FREDERICK HARFORD, Washington Maryland