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1861 Provisionary Confederate Congress establishes Confederate Army
1869 Dmitri Mendeleev presents the first periodic table of the elements to the Russian Chemical Society
1886 1st US alternating current power plant starts, Great Barrington, Massachusetts
1900 After a meeting in Indianapolis, USA, a group forms the Social Democratic Party and nominates Eugene Debs as its candidate for President in the forthcoming election (becomes the Socialist Party in 1901)
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Maryland weather: EF-1 category tornado hits Columbia before...
by Lillian Reed on May 24, 2019 at 3:15 am
An EF-1 tornado touched down in Columbia on Thursday afternoon as severe storms in the Baltimore area brought down trees and led to power outages in Howard […]
Inmate acquitted of guard's slaying in Delaware prison riot that...
by Randall Chase on May 24, 2019 at 2:55 am
An inmate accused of leading a riot at Delaware's maximum-security prison during which a guard was killed and other staffers taken hostage was acquitted of all […]
Two Howard council members propose adding more funding for...
by Jess Nocera on May 24, 2019 at 1:10 am
Two Howard County Council members are proposing to allocate an additional $8 million in funding for the school system’s proposed fiscal 2020 budget ahead […]
The Fresh Market expands same-day home deliveries to Baltimore...
by Lorraine Mirabella on May 24, 2019 at 12:15 am
The Fresh Market is expanding same-day home delivery to the Baltimore area as it expands its partnership with Instacart to all its stores. The 161-store […]
Anne Arundel Community College celebrates 57th commencement
by Lauren Lumpkin on May 23, 2019 at 11:40 pm
Officials at Anne Arundel Community College conferred 2,366 degrees on to more than 2,200 graduates Thursday — the school’s 57th class. Future […]
Disabilities rights advocates ask Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan to...
by Yvonne Wenger on May 23, 2019 at 11:30 pm
Disability advocates asked Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan on Thursday to create an emergency response plan to fix problems with the MTA MobilityLink. Riders have […]
On Maryland's Eastern Shore, local hospital is downsized —...
by Luke Broadwater, Doug Donovan on May 23, 2019 at 11:15 pm
The pain was intense as Kirk Wade hurried to the Shore Medical Center here, where staff told him he might need emergency surgery for a possible intestinal […]
Divided Baltimore County Council approves county's first income...
by Alison Knezevich on May 23, 2019 at 11:00 pm
A divided Baltimore County Council on Thursday approved a series of bills sought by County Executive Johnny Olszewski Jr. to raise millions in new revenue, […]
Google disables Baltimore's Gmail accounts used during...
by Ian Duncan on May 23, 2019 at 10:10 pm
Gmail accounts used by Baltimore officials as a workaround while the city recovers from the ransomware attack were disabled because the creation of a large […]