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No. 8 South Carolina beats No. 4 Maryland in early showdown | WTOP

No. 8 South Carolina beats No. 4 Maryland in early showdown | WTOP

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Freshman Aliyah Boston scored 14 points and was an immovable force in the middle of the South Carolina defense, blocking five shots to help the No. 8 Gamecocks beat No. Read full article: No. 8 South Carolina beats No. 4 Marylan...→

No. 8 South Carolina beats No. 4 Maryland in early showdown | WTOP

No. 8 South Carolina beats No. 4 Maryland in early showdown | WTOP

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Freshman Aliyah Boston scored 14 points and was an immovable force in the middle of the South Carolina defense, blocking five shots to help the No. 8 Gamecocks beat No. Read full article: No. 8 South Carolina beats No. 4 Marylan...→

Firewall Breach: Joe Biden Slips to Single-Digit Lead in South Carolina

Firewall Breach: Joe Biden Slips to Single-Digit Lead in South Carolina

A new poll released on Thursday by Change Research and The Post and Courier found the former vice president with only a seven-point advantage over his nearest challenger, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT). Biden led the 2020 field with 27 percent Read full article: Firewall Breach: Joe Biden Slips to Sing...→

Joe Biden holds on to dwindling lead in South Carolina: Poll

Joe Biden holds on to dwindling lead in South Carolina: Poll

Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden’s Democratic opponents are eating into his lead in Mr. Biden’s “firewall” state of South Carolina, according to a Post and Courier-Change Research poll released on Thursday. Read full article: Joe Biden holds on to dwindling lead in ...→

2020 Daily Trail Markers: CBS News to co-host Democratic debate in South Carolina

2020 Daily Trail Markers: CBS News to co-host Democratic debate in South Carolina

The debate is one of four announced for 2020 by the Democratic National Committee in the early-voting states. Read full article: 2020 Daily Trail Markers: CBS News to co...→

South Carolina latest state to move to ratify Equal Rights Amendment with bipartisan effort

South Carolina latest state to move to ratify Equal Rights Amendment with bipartisan effort

South Carolina could be the state that finally allows the Equal Rights Amendment to be ratified and guarantee equal rights for women in the U.S. Constitution. Read full article: South Carolina latest state to move to r...→

Joe Biden gets major South Carolina endorsement from former Harris backers

Joe Biden gets major South Carolina endorsement from former Harris backers

Known as "The Reckoning Crew," the group of more than 90 women includes current and former elected officials, activists, and faith leaders. Read full article: Joe Biden gets major South Carolina endo...→

Austin’s double-double helps No. 9 Maryland rout Loyola | WTOP

Austin’s double-double helps No. 9 Maryland rout Loyola | WTOP

Shakira Austin had 25 points and 13 rebounds, and No. 9 Maryland shook off a midweek loss to rout Loyola (Md.) 105-45 on Sunday. Read full article: Austin’s double-double helps No. 9 Maryl...→

Help choose a spicy name for Maryland Zoo’s 1st penguin chick of the season | WTOP

For the 2019-2020 hatchlings, the zoo plans to name the chicks after spices, and it wants your help. Voters can choose from the following “spicy” names: Rosemary, Sage, Sesame and Tarragon. Read full article: Help choose a spicy name for Maryland Zo...→

When will Maryland officials vote on a plan to widen the Beltway? | WTOP

A vote by the Board of Public Works on Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan’s plan to widen the Capital Beltway and Interstate 270 has been delayed indefinitely. Read full article: When will Maryland officials vote on a p...→

Bodycam footage shows South Carolina deputy accidentally shooting shoplifting suspect's mother in her home

Bodycam footage shows South Carolina deputy accidentally shooting shoplifting suspect's mother in her home

Dianne Maros, of South Carolina, required 10 procedures and has been in hospital since October 20, according to the family's lawyer. Read full article: Bodycam footage shows South Carolina dep...→

Bring spring indoors early — very early — by forcing bulbs | WTOP

Bring spring indoors early — very early — by forcing bulbs | WTOP

Daffodils sitting on a windowsill against a backdrop of white snow make a fragrant and pretty midwinter scene. Here’s how to force bulbs. Read full article: Bring spring indoors early — very early ...→

Maryland state Sen. Robert Zirkin to retire | WTOP

Maryland state Sen. Robert Zirkin to retire | WTOP

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland state Sen. Robert Zirkin says he’s retiring after 20 years as a legislator. The Baltimore Sun reported Tuesday that Zirkin says he will retire in January before the next… Read full article: Maryland state Sen. Robert Zirkin to ret...→

Longtime Maryland lawmaker retires citing health issues | WTOP

Longtime Maryland lawmaker retires citing health issues | WTOP

Maryland State Sen. Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, the vice chairwoman of the Education, Health and Environmental Affairs Committee, has resigned. Read full article: Longtime Maryland lawmaker retires citin...→

Nearly 60 cars involved in Maryland highway pileup | WTOP

Nearly 60 cars involved in Maryland highway pileup | WTOP

Police say heavy fog may have helped cause a nearly 60-car pileup that snarled holiday traffic on an interstate highway in western Maryland. Read full article: Nearly 60 cars involved in Maryland high...→

Maryland beats Marquette to win Orlando Invitational

Maryland beats Marquette to win Orlando Invitational

Anthony Cowan Jr. scored 22 points and backcourt mate Darryl Morsell helped fifth-ranked Maryland limit Marquette star Markus Howard to six points as the Terrapins remained unbeaten with an 84-63 victory over the Golden Eagles on Sunday in the championship game of the Orlando Invitational. Read full article: Maryland beats Marquette to win Orlando ...→

Maryland teenager accused of plotting to kill relative, self | WTOP

Officials in Maryland say a 14-year-old girl accused of plotting with her 13-year-old boyfriend to kill a relative as part of a “kill list” before killing themselves has been charged as an adult. Read full article: Maryland teenager accused of plotting to...→

Firewall Breach: Joe Biden Slips to Single-Digit Lead in South Carolina

Firewall Breach: Joe Biden Slips to Single-Digit Lead in South Carolina

Former Vice President Joe Biden has slipped to a single-digit lead in South Carolina—a state he has dominated since launching his candidacy. Read full article: Firewall Breach: Joe Biden Slips to Sing...→

25 years ago, BMW opened shop in South Carolina. The economy shifted into overdrive.

25 years ago, BMW opened shop in South Carolina. The economy shifted into overdrive.

German automaker BMW took a chance 27 years ago when it purchased 900 acres of peach orchards in rural Greer, South Carolina.... The once-booming area had collapsed along with the textile industry. Cheaper manufacturing overseas forced longtime mills to shutter and thousands of workers lost their jobs. Read full article: 25 years ago, BMW opened shop in South C...→

Judge rules South Carolina GOP can cancel its presidential primary in 2020

Judge rules South Carolina GOP can cancel its presidential primary in 2020

A county judge in South Carolina dismissed on Wednesday a lawsuit against the Palmetto State’s Republican Party over its decision to cancel a presidential primary next year. Read full article: Judge rules South Carolina GOP can cance...→

In South Carolina, Steyer investing in black voters

In South Carolina, Steyer investing in black voters

In the waning weeks ahead of South Carolina's presidential primary, Democrat Tom Steyer is renewing his focus on black voters by rolling out a proposal to improve historically black colleges and institutions Read full article: In South Carolina, Steyer investing in b...→

Bail denied for Maryland officer charged with sexual assault | WTOP

A Baltimore County police officer was charged Saturday with multiple counts of second-degree rape and second-degree assault. Read full article: Bail denied for Maryland officer charged...→

South Korea says North’s recent test was of rocket engine | WTOP

South Korea says North’s recent test was of rocket engine | WTOP

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s defense minister said Tuesday that North Korea’s recent unspecified weapons test was of a rocket engine, amid speculation the North was making preliminary steps… Read full article: South Korea says North’s recent test was...→

Maryland State Police continue to investigate fatal crash in Laurel | WTOP

Early in the morning of December 7, just after midnight, the Maryland State Police responded to a 911 call regarding two pedestrians hit by a car in Laurel, Maryland. Read full article: Maryland State Police continue to invest...→

MLS hopes to put 30th team in Charlotte, North Carolina | WTOP

Major League Soccer will try to reach an agreement for ïts 30th team to be Charlotte, North Carolina. Read full article: MLS hopes to put 30th team in Charlotte,...→

Catch him if you can: Joe Biden and the field in South Carolina

Catch him if you can: Joe Biden and the field in South Carolina

On this week's episode of "Where Did You Get This Number?", Anthony and reporter LaCrai Mitchell take listeners to the 2020 presidential race in South Carolina. Read full article: Catch him if you can: Joe Biden and the ...→

Long prison term for Maryland man who sold untraceable guns to criminals | WTOP

Thirty-six-year-old Charlie Kessler, of Four Corners, was sentenced in Montgomery County, Maryland, after pleading guilty to six charges including conspiracy to distribute cocaine and several gun-related charges. Read full article: Long prison term for Maryland man who so...→

Maryland Live! unveils new concert venue The Hall at Arundel Mills | WTOP

Maryland Live! unveils new concert venue The Hall at Arundel Mills | WTOP

Maryland Live! Casino & Hotel launches a 75,000-square-foot, three-story space dubbed The Hall at Arundel Mills in Hanover later this month. Read full article: Maryland Live! unveils new concert venue...→

Maryland officers accused of misconduct easily switched departments | WTOP

Maryland officers accused of misconduct easily switched departments | WTOP

Three police officers in Maryland were found to have sexually harassed a department clerk, yet two of them quickly found clean slates at another department. Read full article: Maryland officers accused of misconduct ...→

No. 5 Maryland beats Marquette to win Orlando Invitational | WTOP

No. 5 Maryland beats Marquette to win Orlando Invitational | WTOP

Anthony Cowan Jr. scored 22 points and backcourt mate Darryl Morsell helped fifth-ranked Maryland remained unbeaten with an 84-63 victory over the Golden Eagles on Sunday in the championship game of the Orlando Invitational. Read full article: No. 5 Maryland beats Marquette to win Or...→

‘Shop early’: US Christmas trees supplies tight, prices up | WTOP

‘Shop early’: US Christmas trees supplies tight, prices up | WTOP

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Customers searching for the perfect Christmas tree typically glance at Sandy Parsons’ limited offerings, then keep walking. Parsons never got her order for 350 trees from a… Read full article: ‘Shop early’: US Christmas trees supplie...→

Movie Review: South Korean suspense ‘Parasite’ named Best Film by DC critics | WTOP

Movie Review: South Korean suspense ‘Parasite’ named Best Film by DC critics | WTOP

South Korean filmmaker Bong Joon-ho (“Snowpiercer”) delivers a suspense film on class divides in “Parasite,” which won top prize at Cannes Film Festival and was just named Best Film by D.C. critics. Read full article: Movie Review: South Korean suspense ‘Par...→

Cousin showdown: Ryan, McGlinchey meet for 1st time in NFL | WTOP

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — To Matt Ryan, that’s still his little cousin. Never mind that Mike McGlinchey is a 6-foot-8, 310-pound offensive lineman for the San Francisco 49ers. “He’s a kid to me,”… Read full article: Cousin showdown: Ryan, McGlinchey meet f...→

Watkins, Stevens lead Penn State over No. 4 Maryland | WTOP

Penn State became the fifth unranked team to beat a top-5 program in this upset-filled college basketball season, getting 15 points and 11 rebounds from Mike Watkins in a 76-69 win over No. 4 Maryland on Tuesday night. Read full article: Watkins, Stevens lead Penn State over No...→

South Africa’s Zozibini Tunzi crowned Miss Universe 2019 | WTOP

South Africa’s Zozibini Tunzi was crowned Miss Universe 2019, giving the country its second title in in three years. See photos. Read full article: South Africa’s Zozibini Tunzi crowned Mi...→

South Carolina law lax on regulating foreign animals

Mobs of kangaroos can roam largely unrestricted in Wisconsin, West Virginia and South Carolina, where state laws don't regulate ownership of the creatures Read full article: South Carolina law lax on regulating for...→

No. 3 Maryland rallies from 15 down, beats Illinois 59-58 | WTOP

No. 3 Maryland rallies from 15 down, beats Illinois 59-58 | WTOP

Anthony Cowan Jr. made a free throw with 2.1 seconds left and No. 3 Maryland erased a 15-point deficit in the second half to rally past Illinois 59-58 Saturday in the Big Ten opener for both teams. Read full article: No. 3 Maryland rallies from 15 down, bea...→

Lorton teen dead in Maryland crash; alcohol suspected as factor | WTOP

Lorton teen dead in Maryland crash; alcohol suspected as factor | WTOP

A 17-year-old boy from Lorton, Virginia, was killed in a near head-on crash on Route 301 in Maryland and police believe alcohol may have been a factor in the incident. Read full article: Lorton teen dead in Maryland crash; alco...→

Maryland Gov. Hogan unveils plans for education reform, school construction | WTOP

Declaring that education has been and will continue to be a top priority of his administration, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan announced his education proposals for 2020. Read full article: Maryland Gov. Hogan unveils plans for ed...→

Climate change could put women at risk for giving birth early | WTOP

Warmer temperatures wrought by climate change could put women at risk for giving birth early, according to new research. Read full article: Climate change could put women at risk f...→

DC teen found killed in Maryland was reported missing 7 times | WTOP

A D.C. teen whose body was found shot in a wooded area of Montgomery County, Maryland, had been reported missing seven times since 2018. Read full article: DC teen found killed in Maryland was rep...→

Pete Buttigieg Clings to Bible as He Looks for Votes in South Carolina

Pete Buttigieg Clings to Bible as He Looks for Votes in South Carolina

Mayor Pete Buttigieg continues emphasizing that he is a Bible-believing Christian, attempting to earn the support of Democrats. Read full article: Pete Buttigieg Clings to Bible as He Loo...→

South Carolina boy, 9, dies after father accidentally shot him on Thanksgiving Day, reports say

South Carolina boy, 9, dies after father accidentally shot him on Thanksgiving Day, reports say

A South Carolina father accidentally shot and killed his 9-year-old son on Thanksgiving day, in what reportedly was a tragic mishap that occurred while the young honor roll student and his dad were on a holiday rabbit hunt. Read full article: South Carolina boy, 9, dies after father...→

Woman found dead in wooded area in Maryland | WTOP

Woman found dead in wooded area in Maryland | WTOP

At approximately 12:21 p.m. a passerby discovered the woman’s body in the woods located in the 25700 block of Old Hundred Road. Read full article: Woman found dead in wooded area in Maryl...→

South Carolina snaps GW’s 2-game win streak | WTOP

Maik Kotsar continued his strong stretch with 17 points, nine rebounds and two blocks as South Carolina broke a two-game losing streak with a 74-65 win over George Washington on Sunday. Read full article: South Carolina snaps GW’s 2-game win str...→

9 dead in South Dakota plane crash | WTOP

Nine people are dead after a plane crashed shortly after takeoff Saturday in Chamberlain, South Dakota, authorities said. Read full article: 9 dead in South Dakota plane crash | WTO...→

Firewall Breach: Joe Biden Slips to Single-Digit Lead in South Carolina

Firewall Breach: Joe Biden Slips to Single-Digit Lead in South Carolina

A new poll released on Thursday by Change Research and The Post and Courier found the former vice president with only a seven-point advantage over his nearest challenger, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT). Biden led the 2020 field with 27 percent Read full article: Firewall Breach: Joe Biden Slips to Sing...→

‘Shop early’: US Christmas trees supplies tight, prices up | WTOP

‘Shop early’: US Christmas trees supplies tight, prices up | WTOP

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Customers searching for the perfect Christmas tree typically glance at Sandy Parsons’ limited offerings, then keep walking. Parsons never got her order for 350 trees from a… Read full article: ‘Shop early’: US Christmas trees supplie...→

25 years ago, BMW opened shop in South Carolina. The economy shifted into overdrive.

25 years ago, BMW opened shop in South Carolina. The economy shifted into overdrive.

German automaker BMW took a chance 27 years ago when it purchased 900 acres of peach orchards in rural Greer, South Carolina.... The once-booming area had collapsed along with the textile industry. Cheaper manufacturing overseas forced longtime mills to shutter and thousands of workers lost their jobs. Read full article: 25 years ago, BMW opened shop in South C...→

2020 Daily Trail Markers: CBS News to co-host Democratic debate in South Carolina

2020 Daily Trail Markers: CBS News to co-host Democratic debate in South Carolina

The debate is one of four announced for 2020 by the Democratic National Committee in the early-voting states. Read full article: 2020 Daily Trail Markers: CBS News to co...→

Cousin showdown: Ryan, McGlinchey meet for 1st time in NFL | WTOP

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — To Matt Ryan, that’s still his little cousin. Never mind that Mike McGlinchey is a 6-foot-8, 310-pound offensive lineman for the San Francisco 49ers. “He’s a kid to me,”… Read full article: Cousin showdown: Ryan, McGlinchey meet f...→

In South Carolina, Steyer investing in black voters

In South Carolina, Steyer investing in black voters

In the waning weeks ahead of South Carolina's presidential primary, Democrat Tom Steyer is renewing his focus on black voters by rolling out a proposal to improve historically black colleges and institutions Read full article: In South Carolina, Steyer investing in b...→

South Africa’s Zozibini Tunzi crowned Miss Universe 2019 | WTOP

South Africa’s Zozibini Tunzi was crowned Miss Universe 2019, giving the country its second title in in three years. See photos. Read full article: South Africa’s Zozibini Tunzi crowned Mi...→

South Korea says North’s recent test was of rocket engine | WTOP

South Korea says North’s recent test was of rocket engine | WTOP

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s defense minister said Tuesday that North Korea’s recent unspecified weapons test was of a rocket engine, amid speculation the North was making preliminary steps… Read full article: South Korea says North’s recent test was...→

Austin’s double-double helps No. 9 Maryland rout Loyola | WTOP

Austin’s double-double helps No. 9 Maryland rout Loyola | WTOP

Shakira Austin had 25 points and 13 rebounds, and No. 9 Maryland shook off a midweek loss to rout Loyola (Md.) 105-45 on Sunday. Read full article: Austin’s double-double helps No. 9 Maryl...→

No. 3 Maryland rallies from 15 down, beats Illinois 59-58 | WTOP

No. 3 Maryland rallies from 15 down, beats Illinois 59-58 | WTOP

Anthony Cowan Jr. made a free throw with 2.1 seconds left and No. 3 Maryland erased a 15-point deficit in the second half to rally past Illinois 59-58 Saturday in the Big Ten opener for both teams. Read full article: No. 3 Maryland rallies from 15 down, bea...→

When will Maryland officials vote on a plan to widen the Beltway? | WTOP

A vote by the Board of Public Works on Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan’s plan to widen the Capital Beltway and Interstate 270 has been delayed indefinitely. Read full article: When will Maryland officials vote on a p...→

Maryland Gov. Hogan unveils plans for education reform, school construction | WTOP

Declaring that education has been and will continue to be a top priority of his administration, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan announced his education proposals for 2020. Read full article: Maryland Gov. Hogan unveils plans for ed...→

Catch him if you can: Joe Biden and the field in South Carolina

Catch him if you can: Joe Biden and the field in South Carolina

On this week's episode of "Where Did You Get This Number?", Anthony and reporter LaCrai Mitchell take listeners to the 2020 presidential race in South Carolina. Read full article: Catch him if you can: Joe Biden and the ...→

Bring spring indoors early — very early — by forcing bulbs | WTOP

Bring spring indoors early — very early — by forcing bulbs | WTOP

Daffodils sitting on a windowsill against a backdrop of white snow make a fragrant and pretty midwinter scene. Here’s how to force bulbs. Read full article: Bring spring indoors early — very early ...→

DC teen found killed in Maryland was reported missing 7 times | WTOP

A D.C. teen whose body was found shot in a wooded area of Montgomery County, Maryland, had been reported missing seven times since 2018. Read full article: DC teen found killed in Maryland was rep...→

South Carolina boy, 9, dies after father accidentally shot him on Thanksgiving Day, reports say

South Carolina boy, 9, dies after father accidentally shot him on Thanksgiving Day, reports say

A South Carolina father accidentally shot and killed his 9-year-old son on Thanksgiving day, in what reportedly was a tragic mishap that occurred while the young honor roll student and his dad were on a holiday rabbit hunt. Read full article: South Carolina boy, 9, dies after father...→

Maryland officers accused of misconduct easily switched departments | WTOP

Maryland officers accused of misconduct easily switched departments | WTOP

Three police officers in Maryland were found to have sexually harassed a department clerk, yet two of them quickly found clean slates at another department. Read full article: Maryland officers accused of misconduct ...→

Nearly 60 cars involved in Maryland highway pileup | WTOP

Nearly 60 cars involved in Maryland highway pileup | WTOP

Police say heavy fog may have helped cause a nearly 60-car pileup that snarled holiday traffic on an interstate highway in western Maryland. Read full article: Nearly 60 cars involved in Maryland high...→

South Carolina snaps GW’s 2-game win streak | WTOP

Maik Kotsar continued his strong stretch with 17 points, nine rebounds and two blocks as South Carolina broke a two-game losing streak with a 74-65 win over George Washington on Sunday. Read full article: South Carolina snaps GW’s 2-game win str...→

Maryland teenager accused of plotting to kill relative, self | WTOP

Officials in Maryland say a 14-year-old girl accused of plotting with her 13-year-old boyfriend to kill a relative as part of a “kill list” before killing themselves has been charged as an adult. Read full article: Maryland teenager accused of plotting to...→

Firewall Breach: Joe Biden Slips to Single-Digit Lead in South Carolina

Firewall Breach: Joe Biden Slips to Single-Digit Lead in South Carolina

Former Vice President Joe Biden has slipped to a single-digit lead in South Carolina—a state he has dominated since launching his candidacy. Read full article: Firewall Breach: Joe Biden Slips to Sing...→

Joe Biden holds on to dwindling lead in South Carolina: Poll

Joe Biden holds on to dwindling lead in South Carolina: Poll

Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden’s Democratic opponents are eating into his lead in Mr. Biden’s “firewall” state of South Carolina, according to a Post and Courier-Change Research poll released on Thursday. Read full article: Joe Biden holds on to dwindling lead in ...→

Movie Review: South Korean suspense ‘Parasite’ named Best Film by DC critics | WTOP

Movie Review: South Korean suspense ‘Parasite’ named Best Film by DC critics | WTOP

South Korean filmmaker Bong Joon-ho (“Snowpiercer”) delivers a suspense film on class divides in “Parasite,” which won top prize at Cannes Film Festival and was just named Best Film by D.C. critics. Read full article: Movie Review: South Korean suspense ‘Par...→

Judge rules South Carolina GOP can cancel its presidential primary in 2020

Judge rules South Carolina GOP can cancel its presidential primary in 2020

A county judge in South Carolina dismissed on Wednesday a lawsuit against the Palmetto State’s Republican Party over its decision to cancel a presidential primary next year. Read full article: Judge rules South Carolina GOP can cance...→

South Carolina latest state to move to ratify Equal Rights Amendment with bipartisan effort

South Carolina latest state to move to ratify Equal Rights Amendment with bipartisan effort

South Carolina could be the state that finally allows the Equal Rights Amendment to be ratified and guarantee equal rights for women in the U.S. Constitution. Read full article: South Carolina latest state to move to r...→

Watkins, Stevens lead Penn State over No. 4 Maryland | WTOP

Penn State became the fifth unranked team to beat a top-5 program in this upset-filled college basketball season, getting 15 points and 11 rebounds from Mike Watkins in a 76-69 win over No. 4 Maryland on Tuesday night. Read full article: Watkins, Stevens lead Penn State over No...→

Bail denied for Maryland officer charged with sexual assault | WTOP

A Baltimore County police officer was charged Saturday with multiple counts of second-degree rape and second-degree assault. Read full article: Bail denied for Maryland officer charged...→

Joe Biden gets major South Carolina endorsement from former Harris backers

Joe Biden gets major South Carolina endorsement from former Harris backers

Known as "The Reckoning Crew," the group of more than 90 women includes current and former elected officials, activists, and faith leaders. Read full article: Joe Biden gets major South Carolina endo...→

South Carolina law lax on regulating foreign animals

Mobs of kangaroos can roam largely unrestricted in Wisconsin, West Virginia and South Carolina, where state laws don't regulate ownership of the creatures Read full article: South Carolina law lax on regulating for...→

Maryland State Police continue to investigate fatal crash in Laurel | WTOP

Early in the morning of December 7, just after midnight, the Maryland State Police responded to a 911 call regarding two pedestrians hit by a car in Laurel, Maryland. Read full article: Maryland State Police continue to invest...→

Help choose a spicy name for Maryland Zoo’s 1st penguin chick of the season | WTOP

For the 2019-2020 hatchlings, the zoo plans to name the chicks after spices, and it wants your help. Voters can choose from the following “spicy” names: Rosemary, Sage, Sesame and Tarragon. Read full article: Help choose a spicy name for Maryland Zo...→

Lorton teen dead in Maryland crash; alcohol suspected as factor | WTOP

Lorton teen dead in Maryland crash; alcohol suspected as factor | WTOP

A 17-year-old boy from Lorton, Virginia, was killed in a near head-on crash on Route 301 in Maryland and police believe alcohol may have been a factor in the incident. Read full article: Lorton teen dead in Maryland crash; alco...→

MLS hopes to put 30th team in Charlotte, North Carolina | WTOP

Major League Soccer will try to reach an agreement for ïts 30th team to be Charlotte, North Carolina. Read full article: MLS hopes to put 30th team in Charlotte,...→

Bodycam footage shows South Carolina deputy accidentally shooting shoplifting suspect's mother in her home

Bodycam footage shows South Carolina deputy accidentally shooting shoplifting suspect's mother in her home

Dianne Maros, of South Carolina, required 10 procedures and has been in hospital since October 20, according to the family's lawyer. Read full article: Bodycam footage shows South Carolina dep...→

Climate change could put women at risk for giving birth early | WTOP

Warmer temperatures wrought by climate change could put women at risk for giving birth early, according to new research. Read full article: Climate change could put women at risk f...→

Long prison term for Maryland man who sold untraceable guns to criminals | WTOP

Thirty-six-year-old Charlie Kessler, of Four Corners, was sentenced in Montgomery County, Maryland, after pleading guilty to six charges including conspiracy to distribute cocaine and several gun-related charges. Read full article: Long prison term for Maryland man who so...→

Maryland state Sen. Robert Zirkin to retire | WTOP

Maryland state Sen. Robert Zirkin to retire | WTOP

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland state Sen. Robert Zirkin says he’s retiring after 20 years as a legislator. The Baltimore Sun reported Tuesday that Zirkin says he will retire in January before the next… Read full article: Maryland state Sen. Robert Zirkin to ret...→

Pete Buttigieg Clings to Bible as He Looks for Votes in South Carolina

Pete Buttigieg Clings to Bible as He Looks for Votes in South Carolina

Mayor Pete Buttigieg continues emphasizing that he is a Bible-believing Christian, attempting to earn the support of Democrats. Read full article: Pete Buttigieg Clings to Bible as He Loo...→

Maryland Live! unveils new concert venue The Hall at Arundel Mills | WTOP

Maryland Live! unveils new concert venue The Hall at Arundel Mills | WTOP

Maryland Live! Casino & Hotel launches a 75,000-square-foot, three-story space dubbed The Hall at Arundel Mills in Hanover later this month. Read full article: Maryland Live! unveils new concert venue...→

Longtime Maryland lawmaker retires citing health issues | WTOP

Longtime Maryland lawmaker retires citing health issues | WTOP

Maryland State Sen. Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, the vice chairwoman of the Education, Health and Environmental Affairs Committee, has resigned. Read full article: Longtime Maryland lawmaker retires citin...→

Woman found dead in wooded area in Maryland | WTOP

Woman found dead in wooded area in Maryland | WTOP

At approximately 12:21 p.m. a passerby discovered the woman’s body in the woods located in the 25700 block of Old Hundred Road. Read full article: Woman found dead in wooded area in Maryl...→

No. 5 Maryland beats Marquette to win Orlando Invitational | WTOP

No. 5 Maryland beats Marquette to win Orlando Invitational | WTOP

Anthony Cowan Jr. scored 22 points and backcourt mate Darryl Morsell helped fifth-ranked Maryland remained unbeaten with an 84-63 victory over the Golden Eagles on Sunday in the championship game of the Orlando Invitational. Read full article: No. 5 Maryland beats Marquette to win Or...→

Maryland beats Marquette to win Orlando Invitational

Maryland beats Marquette to win Orlando Invitational

Anthony Cowan Jr. scored 22 points and backcourt mate Darryl Morsell helped fifth-ranked Maryland limit Marquette star Markus Howard to six points as the Terrapins remained unbeaten with an 84-63 victory over the Golden Eagles on Sunday in the championship game of the Orlando Invitational. Read full article: Maryland beats Marquette to win Orlando ...→

9 dead in South Dakota plane crash | WTOP

Nine people are dead after a plane crashed shortly after takeoff Saturday in Chamberlain, South Dakota, authorities said. Read full article: 9 dead in South Dakota plane crash | WTO...→

Firewall Breach: Joe Biden Slips to Single-Digit Lead in South Carolina

Firewall Breach: Joe Biden Slips to Single-Digit Lead in South Carolina

A new poll released on Thursday by Change Research and The Post and Courier found the former vice president with only a seven-point advantage over his nearest challenger, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT). Biden led the 2020 field with 27 percent Read full article: Firewall Breach: Joe Biden Slips to Sing...→

Firewall Breach: Joe Biden Slips to Single-Digit Lead in South Carolina

Firewall Breach: Joe Biden Slips to Single-Digit Lead in South Carolina

Former Vice President Joe Biden has slipped to a single-digit lead in South Carolina—a state he has dominated since launching his candidacy. Read full article: Firewall Breach: Joe Biden Slips to Sing...→

‘Shop early’: US Christmas trees supplies tight, prices up | WTOP

‘Shop early’: US Christmas trees supplies tight, prices up | WTOP

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Customers searching for the perfect Christmas tree typically glance at Sandy Parsons’ limited offerings, then keep walking. Parsons never got her order for 350 trees from a… Read full article: ‘Shop early’: US Christmas trees supplie...→

Joe Biden holds on to dwindling lead in South Carolina: Poll

Joe Biden holds on to dwindling lead in South Carolina: Poll

Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden’s Democratic opponents are eating into his lead in Mr. Biden’s “firewall” state of South Carolina, according to a Post and Courier-Change Research poll released on Thursday. Read full article: Joe Biden holds on to dwindling lead in ...→

25 years ago, BMW opened shop in South Carolina. The economy shifted into overdrive.

25 years ago, BMW opened shop in South Carolina. The economy shifted into overdrive.

German automaker BMW took a chance 27 years ago when it purchased 900 acres of peach orchards in rural Greer, South Carolina.... The once-booming area had collapsed along with the textile industry. Cheaper manufacturing overseas forced longtime mills to shutter and thousands of workers lost their jobs. Read full article: 25 years ago, BMW opened shop in South C...→

Movie Review: South Korean suspense ‘Parasite’ named Best Film by DC critics | WTOP

Movie Review: South Korean suspense ‘Parasite’ named Best Film by DC critics | WTOP

South Korean filmmaker Bong Joon-ho (“Snowpiercer”) delivers a suspense film on class divides in “Parasite,” which won top prize at Cannes Film Festival and was just named Best Film by D.C. critics. Read full article: Movie Review: South Korean suspense ‘Par...→

2020 Daily Trail Markers: CBS News to co-host Democratic debate in South Carolina

2020 Daily Trail Markers: CBS News to co-host Democratic debate in South Carolina

The debate is one of four announced for 2020 by the Democratic National Committee in the early-voting states. Read full article: 2020 Daily Trail Markers: CBS News to co...→

Judge rules South Carolina GOP can cancel its presidential primary in 2020

Judge rules South Carolina GOP can cancel its presidential primary in 2020

A county judge in South Carolina dismissed on Wednesday a lawsuit against the Palmetto State’s Republican Party over its decision to cancel a presidential primary next year. Read full article: Judge rules South Carolina GOP can cance...→

Cousin showdown: Ryan, McGlinchey meet for 1st time in NFL | WTOP

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — To Matt Ryan, that’s still his little cousin. Never mind that Mike McGlinchey is a 6-foot-8, 310-pound offensive lineman for the San Francisco 49ers. “He’s a kid to me,”… Read full article: Cousin showdown: Ryan, McGlinchey meet f...→

South Carolina latest state to move to ratify Equal Rights Amendment with bipartisan effort

South Carolina latest state to move to ratify Equal Rights Amendment with bipartisan effort

South Carolina could be the state that finally allows the Equal Rights Amendment to be ratified and guarantee equal rights for women in the U.S. Constitution. Read full article: South Carolina latest state to move to r...→

In South Carolina, Steyer investing in black voters

In South Carolina, Steyer investing in black voters

In the waning weeks ahead of South Carolina's presidential primary, Democrat Tom Steyer is renewing his focus on black voters by rolling out a proposal to improve historically black colleges and institutions Read full article: In South Carolina, Steyer investing in b...→

Watkins, Stevens lead Penn State over No. 4 Maryland | WTOP

Penn State became the fifth unranked team to beat a top-5 program in this upset-filled college basketball season, getting 15 points and 11 rebounds from Mike Watkins in a 76-69 win over No. 4 Maryland on Tuesday night. Read full article: Watkins, Stevens lead Penn State over No...→

Bail denied for Maryland officer charged with sexual assault | WTOP

A Baltimore County police officer was charged Saturday with multiple counts of second-degree rape and second-degree assault. Read full article: Bail denied for Maryland officer charged...→

South Africa’s Zozibini Tunzi crowned Miss Universe 2019 | WTOP

South Africa’s Zozibini Tunzi was crowned Miss Universe 2019, giving the country its second title in in three years. See photos. Read full article: South Africa’s Zozibini Tunzi crowned Mi...→

Joe Biden gets major South Carolina endorsement from former Harris backers

Joe Biden gets major South Carolina endorsement from former Harris backers

Known as "The Reckoning Crew," the group of more than 90 women includes current and former elected officials, activists, and faith leaders. Read full article: Joe Biden gets major South Carolina endo...→

South Korea says North’s recent test was of rocket engine | WTOP

South Korea says North’s recent test was of rocket engine | WTOP

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s defense minister said Tuesday that North Korea’s recent unspecified weapons test was of a rocket engine, amid speculation the North was making preliminary steps… Read full article: South Korea says North’s recent test was...→

South Carolina law lax on regulating foreign animals

Mobs of kangaroos can roam largely unrestricted in Wisconsin, West Virginia and South Carolina, where state laws don't regulate ownership of the creatures Read full article: South Carolina law lax on regulating for...→

Austin’s double-double helps No. 9 Maryland rout Loyola | WTOP

Austin’s double-double helps No. 9 Maryland rout Loyola | WTOP

Shakira Austin had 25 points and 13 rebounds, and No. 9 Maryland shook off a midweek loss to rout Loyola (Md.) 105-45 on Sunday. Read full article: Austin’s double-double helps No. 9 Maryl...→

Maryland State Police continue to investigate fatal crash in Laurel | WTOP

Early in the morning of December 7, just after midnight, the Maryland State Police responded to a 911 call regarding two pedestrians hit by a car in Laurel, Maryland. Read full article: Maryland State Police continue to invest...→

No. 3 Maryland rallies from 15 down, beats Illinois 59-58 | WTOP

No. 3 Maryland rallies from 15 down, beats Illinois 59-58 | WTOP

Anthony Cowan Jr. made a free throw with 2.1 seconds left and No. 3 Maryland erased a 15-point deficit in the second half to rally past Illinois 59-58 Saturday in the Big Ten opener for both teams. Read full article: No. 3 Maryland rallies from 15 down, bea...→

Help choose a spicy name for Maryland Zoo’s 1st penguin chick of the season | WTOP

For the 2019-2020 hatchlings, the zoo plans to name the chicks after spices, and it wants your help. Voters can choose from the following “spicy” names: Rosemary, Sage, Sesame and Tarragon. Read full article: Help choose a spicy name for Maryland Zo...→

Lorton teen dead in Maryland crash; alcohol suspected as factor | WTOP

Lorton teen dead in Maryland crash; alcohol suspected as factor | WTOP

A 17-year-old boy from Lorton, Virginia, was killed in a near head-on crash on Route 301 in Maryland and police believe alcohol may have been a factor in the incident. Read full article: Lorton teen dead in Maryland crash; alco...→

When will Maryland officials vote on a plan to widen the Beltway? | WTOP

A vote by the Board of Public Works on Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan’s plan to widen the Capital Beltway and Interstate 270 has been delayed indefinitely. Read full article: When will Maryland officials vote on a p...→

MLS hopes to put 30th team in Charlotte, North Carolina | WTOP

Major League Soccer will try to reach an agreement for ïts 30th team to be Charlotte, North Carolina. Read full article: MLS hopes to put 30th team in Charlotte,...→

Maryland Gov. Hogan unveils plans for education reform, school construction | WTOP

Declaring that education has been and will continue to be a top priority of his administration, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan announced his education proposals for 2020. Read full article: Maryland Gov. Hogan unveils plans for ed...→

Bodycam footage shows South Carolina deputy accidentally shooting shoplifting suspect's mother in her home

Bodycam footage shows South Carolina deputy accidentally shooting shoplifting suspect's mother in her home

Dianne Maros, of South Carolina, required 10 procedures and has been in hospital since October 20, according to the family's lawyer. Read full article: Bodycam footage shows South Carolina dep...→

Catch him if you can: Joe Biden and the field in South Carolina

Catch him if you can: Joe Biden and the field in South Carolina

On this week's episode of "Where Did You Get This Number?", Anthony and reporter LaCrai Mitchell take listeners to the 2020 presidential race in South Carolina. Read full article: Catch him if you can: Joe Biden and the ...→

Climate change could put women at risk for giving birth early | WTOP

Warmer temperatures wrought by climate change could put women at risk for giving birth early, according to new research. Read full article: Climate change could put women at risk f...→

Bring spring indoors early — very early — by forcing bulbs | WTOP

Bring spring indoors early — very early — by forcing bulbs | WTOP

Daffodils sitting on a windowsill against a backdrop of white snow make a fragrant and pretty midwinter scene. Here’s how to force bulbs. Read full article: Bring spring indoors early — very early ...→

Long prison term for Maryland man who sold untraceable guns to criminals | WTOP

Thirty-six-year-old Charlie Kessler, of Four Corners, was sentenced in Montgomery County, Maryland, after pleading guilty to six charges including conspiracy to distribute cocaine and several gun-related charges. Read full article: Long prison term for Maryland man who so...→

DC teen found killed in Maryland was reported missing 7 times | WTOP

A D.C. teen whose body was found shot in a wooded area of Montgomery County, Maryland, had been reported missing seven times since 2018. Read full article: DC teen found killed in Maryland was rep...→

Maryland state Sen. Robert Zirkin to retire | WTOP

Maryland state Sen. Robert Zirkin to retire | WTOP

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland state Sen. Robert Zirkin says he’s retiring after 20 years as a legislator. The Baltimore Sun reported Tuesday that Zirkin says he will retire in January before the next… Read full article: Maryland state Sen. Robert Zirkin to ret...→

Pete Buttigieg Clings to Bible as He Looks for Votes in South Carolina

Pete Buttigieg Clings to Bible as He Looks for Votes in South Carolina

Mayor Pete Buttigieg continues emphasizing that he is a Bible-believing Christian, attempting to earn the support of Democrats. Read full article: Pete Buttigieg Clings to Bible as He Loo...→

Maryland Live! unveils new concert venue The Hall at Arundel Mills | WTOP

Maryland Live! unveils new concert venue The Hall at Arundel Mills | WTOP

Maryland Live! Casino & Hotel launches a 75,000-square-foot, three-story space dubbed The Hall at Arundel Mills in Hanover later this month. Read full article: Maryland Live! unveils new concert venue...→

South Carolina boy, 9, dies after father accidentally shot him on Thanksgiving Day, reports say

South Carolina boy, 9, dies after father accidentally shot him on Thanksgiving Day, reports say

A South Carolina father accidentally shot and killed his 9-year-old son on Thanksgiving day, in what reportedly was a tragic mishap that occurred while the young honor roll student and his dad were on a holiday rabbit hunt. Read full article: South Carolina boy, 9, dies after father...→

Longtime Maryland lawmaker retires citing health issues | WTOP

Longtime Maryland lawmaker retires citing health issues | WTOP

Maryland State Sen. Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, the vice chairwoman of the Education, Health and Environmental Affairs Committee, has resigned. Read full article: Longtime Maryland lawmaker retires citin...→

Maryland officers accused of misconduct easily switched departments | WTOP

Maryland officers accused of misconduct easily switched departments | WTOP

Three police officers in Maryland were found to have sexually harassed a department clerk, yet two of them quickly found clean slates at another department. Read full article: Maryland officers accused of misconduct ...→

Woman found dead in wooded area in Maryland | WTOP

Woman found dead in wooded area in Maryland | WTOP

At approximately 12:21 p.m. a passerby discovered the woman’s body in the woods located in the 25700 block of Old Hundred Road. Read full article: Woman found dead in wooded area in Maryl...→

Nearly 60 cars involved in Maryland highway pileup | WTOP

Nearly 60 cars involved in Maryland highway pileup | WTOP

Police say heavy fog may have helped cause a nearly 60-car pileup that snarled holiday traffic on an interstate highway in western Maryland. Read full article: Nearly 60 cars involved in Maryland high...→

No. 5 Maryland beats Marquette to win Orlando Invitational | WTOP

No. 5 Maryland beats Marquette to win Orlando Invitational | WTOP

Anthony Cowan Jr. scored 22 points and backcourt mate Darryl Morsell helped fifth-ranked Maryland remained unbeaten with an 84-63 victory over the Golden Eagles on Sunday in the championship game of the Orlando Invitational. Read full article: No. 5 Maryland beats Marquette to win Or...→

South Carolina snaps GW’s 2-game win streak | WTOP

Maik Kotsar continued his strong stretch with 17 points, nine rebounds and two blocks as South Carolina broke a two-game losing streak with a 74-65 win over George Washington on Sunday. Read full article: South Carolina snaps GW’s 2-game win str...→

Maryland beats Marquette to win Orlando Invitational

Maryland beats Marquette to win Orlando Invitational

Anthony Cowan Jr. scored 22 points and backcourt mate Darryl Morsell helped fifth-ranked Maryland limit Marquette star Markus Howard to six points as the Terrapins remained unbeaten with an 84-63 victory over the Golden Eagles on Sunday in the championship game of the Orlando Invitational. Read full article: Maryland beats Marquette to win Orlando ...→

9 dead in South Dakota plane crash | WTOP

Nine people are dead after a plane crashed shortly after takeoff Saturday in Chamberlain, South Dakota, authorities said. Read full article: 9 dead in South Dakota plane crash | WTO...→

Maryland teenager accused of plotting to kill relative, self | WTOP

Officials in Maryland say a 14-year-old girl accused of plotting with her 13-year-old boyfriend to kill a relative as part of a “kill list” before killing themselves has been charged as an adult. Read full article: Maryland teenager accused of plotting to...→