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Harriet Tubman

Legacy of Harriet Tubman Preserved at New Center in Maryland

Nearly two centuries after the famous abolitionist Harriet Tubman was born on a Maryland plantation, a…

Styling Her Way From Homelessness to Salon Success

It is ironic that travel plays such a significant role in hairstylist Evalyn “Evie” Johnson’s…

Georgetown University Attempts to Attone for Role in Slave Trade

Georgetown University has announced that it will give admissions preference to the descendants of 272…

Boyfriend of Korryn Gaines Arrested

The boyfriend of Korryn Gaines, a 23-year-old Maryland woman shot and killed by police after…

A Year After Freddie Gray’s Death: The Losers and Winners in Baltimore

One year ago, April 12, 2015, the city of Baltimore was riveted by the arrest…

Officer Involved-September 2 Freddie Gray Baltimore Police Department

Maryland High Court Holds Freddie Gray Cop Trials

In an unprecedented move, Maryland’s Court of Special Appeals has placed on hold five of…

Judge: Maryland Prison Mistreated Transgender Inmate

A transgender inmate who says she was called "it" and "some kind of animal" by…

Baltimore Protester Arrested During Pretrial Hearing Released

A protester arrested amid demonstrations in downtown Baltimore during a pretrial hearing in the Freddie…

Autopsy of Freddie Gray shows 'high-energy' impact

Hearings Begin for Officers Involved in Freddie Gray Case

A hearing has gotten under way at a courthouse in Baltimore for six police officers…

MD Statue of Confederate Soldiers Vandalized

Baltimore Statue of Confederate Soldiers Vandalized

Someone painted the words “Black Lives Matter” on a statue honoring Confederate soldiers in Baltimore.…