Large Explosion Reported in Baltimore, Say Fire Officials

A large explosion rocked a neighborhood in Baltimore, Maryland, on Monday morning, according to officials. The Baltimore Fire Department wrote: “On scene of a major gas explosion at Labyrinth and Reisterstown Rd. involving 3 homes. 2 occupants transported in serious condition, 1 adult woman deceased as BCFD continue to search for more.” Officials told Fox […]

Maryland Governor: Pelosi ‘Lost Touch’ With Baltimore Community

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan accused House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) of losing touch with Baltimore after she said “people will do what they do” regarding vandals who toppled a Christopher Columbus statue there. Hogan, a Republican, said he was disappointed that Pelosi “has lost touch with the Baltimore community that her family served.” “While efforts […]

‘Regain Control of Your Own Streets’: Maryland Governor to Baltimore City Leaders

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan on Sunday urged Baltimore city leaders to regain control of their own streets after rioters toppled a statue of Christopher Columbus in the city over the weekend. “While we welcome peaceful protests and constructive dialogue on whether and how to put certain monuments in context or move them to museums or […]

Columbus Statue Toppled by Baltimore Protesters

BALTIMORE—Baltimore protesters pulled down a statue of Christopher Columbus and threw it into the city’s Inner Harbor on Saturday night. Demonstrators used ropes to topple the monument near the Little Italy neighborhood, news outlets reported. Protesters mobilized by the death of George Floyd at the hands of police have called for the removal of statues […]