WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Chelsea Manning, the transgender U.S. Army soldier who served seven years in military prison for leaking classified data, is seeking the Democratic Party’s nomination for the U.S. Senate seat from Maryland, according to Federal election filings seen on Saturday.
Rep. Elijah Cummings (D., Md.) is currently hospitalized at Johns Hopkins Hospital for a bacterial infection in his knee, according to a statement from his office.
Democratic Executive Isiah Leggett of Montgomery County, Maryland signed legislation Monday that requires a $15-an-hour minimum wage for businesses in the next few years, despite opposition from local business owners and the county’s Chamber of Commerce.
A federal appeals court ruled on Wednesday that a nearly century-old, 40-foot cross honoring World War I veterans is an unconstitutional endorsement of religion.
A Maryland judge ruled Monday that state officials must investigate a “bar complaint” that several of Hillary Clinton’s lawyers deleted evidence while defending the former secretary of state during an FBI investigation into her use of a private email server.
Two men attempted armed robbery Tuesday, only to be thwarted by the fact that the bar they were holding up was full of off-duty police officers.
A Maryland private school has banned students and staff from wearing apparel that contains the Washington Redskins team name or logo.
Democratic candidate for Maryland’s governorship Ben Jealous was arrested on Tuesday outside the White House during an immigration rally.