In 2010, clouds of ash floated over Europe following the eruption of an Iceland volcano. The poor visibility left many airlines grounded and passengers wondering where to turn. 28 more words
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When Revolutionary War general John Eager Howard donated land for a market on the western outskirts of Baltimore in 1782, it was intended as a meeting point for residents of the young city and rural farmers. 21 more words
BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Potentially dangerous medical waste traveling through the mail. It isn’t illegal, but an incident in Baltimore has triggered a massive fine.
Millions of letters and packages move through the postal system–some of them contain human medical samples and waste. 260 more words
BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A Baltimore City police officer has been indicted on assault and misconduct charges.
The case was observed during a routine review of body camera footage, according to police. 60 more words
Lexington Market would be demolished and rebuilt on an adjacent lot under a new plan announced by the Baltimore Public Markets Corp. on Friday.
The 233-year-old market’s current location would be razed starting in early 2018, and a new 97,000-square-foot market would be built on a nearby parking lot between Eutaw and Paca streets. 47 more words
It’s still too early to say where it will be built, or how the federal government will pay for it, but the General Services Administration is seeking construction management firms to help build the FBI’s new headquarters somewhere in Greater Washington. 62 more words