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The Supreme Court just decided that a giant 40-foot cross on public land is ‘secular’

The Supreme Court ruled that a 40-foot cross honoring World War I veterans can remain on public land in Maryland,

A Maryland millionaire was so afraid of a North Korean nuclear attack that he hired a worker to dig a bunker underneath his home. It ended in the man&...

Daniel Beckwitt had become obsessed in recent years by the idea of North Korean missile strikes, and decided to build a bunker in secret.
U.S. Secret Service agents walk on the tarmac before the arrival of U.S. President George W. Bush on Marine One in Waco, Texas, August 7, 2002.

A Secret Service agent is suing US Park Police officers, saying they targeted and detained him because he’s black

Nathaniel Hicks, who is now retired, said one of the officers approached him with his gun drawn, as Hicks was waiting for a top official's motorcade.

A Pennsylvania woman died at a Dominican Republic hotel just days before a Maryland couple were found dead at the same resort

Miranda Schaup-Werner, collapsed and died suddenly on May 25, five days before Edward Nathaniel Holmes and Cynthia Day were found dead.

A Maryland couple found dead at a Dominican Republic resort reportedly died of respiratory failure

A Maryland couple was found dead at a Dominican Republic resort. Investigators reportedly determined that they died of respiratory failure.
The National Security Agency (NSA) logo is shown on a computer screen inside the Threat Operations Center at the NSA in Fort Meade, Maryland, January 25, 2006.

Hackers reportedly launched a cyberattack on Baltimore with a leaked NSA tool

Hackers are reportedly using a tool leaked from the National Security Agency in a cyber attack that has plagued the city of Baltimore since May 7.
Montgomery County Department of Police body-cam footage of two of the four men police questioned on Thursday outside a McDonald's in Silver Spring, Maryland.

Body-cam video shows white Maryland police officer calling black men ‘n—-s’ while questioning them outside a McDonald’s

An officer for the Montgomery County Department of Police stopped four black men in the suburb of Silver Spring while investigating a trespassing.
Rashad James, a Maryland attorney, says a deputy detained him in court and refused to accept his identification because he believed James was actually his black client.

A black attorney says he was detained in court because a deputy thought he was a suspect just pretending to be a lawyer

The attorney's lawyers say the incident is an example of "lawyering while black," and said the situation would not have happened to a white attorney.
Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School

Teen girls in Maryland fought back against male classmates who ranked them based on looks

Female students at a high school in Maryland stood up to misogyny after male students circulated a list that ranked them based on their appearances.
California is among the most innovative states in the U.S.

These are the 10 most innovative states in the U.S.

There are states outside of California and New York that attract major tech companies because of their innovative ways.