Police: 97-Year-Old Man Killed in His East Baltimore Home

BALTIMORE (AP) — Authorities say a 97-year-old man was killed in his Baltimore home. Baltimore Police say Waddell Tate was found pronounced dead in his...

Annapolis College Student Buying Air Conditioning Units for Public Housing

ANNAPOLIS, Md. - When it's this hot in the Eastport Terrace neighborhood, there's nowhere to hide. "Here, everybody was outside," says 20-year-old Dajuan Gay. "Because...

Two Members of “Baltimore Seven” Indicted on Racketeering Charges Plead Guilty

Two of the seven Baltimore police officers indicted on racketeering and conspiracy charges earlier this year appeared in court on July 21 to change...

Baltimore Ravens Invests $1.5 Million in Embattled West Baltimore’s Renaissance Academy

Renaissance Academy, the beleaguered high school housed in a decrepit, rodent-infested building in West Baltimore near the epicenter of the April 2015 uprising, was...

Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Friday, July 21.

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u A review of some of the top news stories of the week, directly from the pages of the AFRO,...

Morgan State’s New Athletic Director Brings Next Generation Vision to Athletic Program

At 37 years old, first-year Morgan State University Athletic Director Edward Scott is able to speak “millennial” to a board-room audience. To handle the day-to-day...

Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Thursday, July 20.

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u We continue our ongoing conversation on violence and homicide, focused on solutions as we move closer to the Baltimore...

A Family on the Frontlines (Part 3)

It’s late afternoon and Erricka Bridgeford is co-facilitating an open community meeting around Baltimore Ceasefire, a grassroots community initiative calling for no shooting or...

Balto Cop Suspended; Lawyers Say Video Shows Drugs Planted

BALTIMORE (AP) — The public defender's office flagged body camera footage it says shows a Baltimore police officer planting drugs, prompting investigations by police...

Amid Rising Violence, Key Homicide Stat Appears Misleading

Ask the office of City State's attorney Marilyn Mosby how many murders have resulted in arrests this year, and, as of July 19, they’ll...

Potential New Baltimore Gun Law Draws Objections

A new attempt to impose a mandatory one-year jail sentence for anybody caught carrying a handgun in Baltimore, within 100 yards of a church,...

Second Attack on Store Owner Raises Security Questions

After more than 20 years in business, owners of the One Hour Valet at Mondawmin Mall in West Baltimore, are strongly considering closing their...