baltimore

Elijah Cummings

Trump Just Stooped to a New Low in His War with Elijah Cummings

Cummings' committee recently authorized subpoenas for emails and texts of top White House aides, including Ivanka and Jared.
Trone Dowd
8.2.19
baltimore

Of Mice and Mold: Baltimore Tenant Complaints Show Jared Kushner's Not Exactly a Model Landlord

Kushner Cos.’ properties in Baltimore County, with elegant names like Whispering Woods and Harbor Point Estates, have seen dozens of combined complaints.
Morgan Baskin
7.29.19
trump tweets

The President Started His Week by Accusing Black Leaders of "Playing the Race Card"

After a weekend of bashing Baltimore and House Oversight Committee Chair Elijah Cummings, he went after Reverend Al Sharpton.
Tim Marcin
7.29.19
environment-health

When It's Not Poisoning Us, the U.S. Water System Is Robbing Us Blind

People can go into such extreme debt over unpaid water bills—even incorrect ones—that they lose their homes.
Ankita Rao
6.21.19
baltimore

Baltimore's mayor is in very hot water over her self-published kids books

She's taken about $800,000 in “self-dealing” arrangements involving the books
Carter Sherman
4.8.19
guns

Here’s how Baltimore got more than 1,000 guns off its street this week, including a rocket launcher

The city offered as much as $500 for automatic weapons, usable or not, and as little as $25 for high-capacity magazines.
Emma Ockerman
12.21.18
Anti-Semitism

A man yelled “Heil Hitler! Heil Trump!” in Baltimore during classic play about a Jewish family

Some theatergoers thought it might have been the start of a shooting.
Rex Santus
11.15.18
Premieres

If You Found $300,000, What Would You Do?

Baltimore rapper Starrz delivers the new visual for his track "Get Right" featuring SlickboySupe and a lot of cash.
Al Shipley
10.22.18
Art

John Waters Has Some Crude Advice for Aspiring Artists

"I always wanted to sell out! It’s just nobody wanted to buy me."
Nadja Sayej
10.8.18
Policing

Baltimore cop resigns after video shows him repeatedly pummeling a man in the head

The 30-second video shows the cop, a black man, repeatedly punching another black man in the head.
Rex Santus
8.13.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Segregation still exists. Here's how Baltimore is trying to solve it.

Baltimore is allowing black families to take rental subsidies into mostly white neighborhoods.
Alexander Stockton
Allison McCann
4.18.18
Life Inside

Taking College Classes in Prison Helped Me Forget I Wasn't Free

It’s sad, but I knew I would go to prison before I would go to college.
Marcus Lilly, as told to Nicole Lewis
4.6.18
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