Explore 6abc.com Stories

Recent "baltimore" Stories, Video and Galleries

  • Delays at 30th Street Station
  • Amtrak says service has been restored from Philadelphia to Washington after an earlier disruption.
Tags:
philadelphia news, delaware news, washington, d.c., baltimore, amtrak, local/state
  • The National Weather Service says it has confirmed that three tornadoes touched down in Maryland.
Tags:
baltimore, maryland, severe weather, tornado, national/world
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News
Tags:
gloucester county, fire, new jersey, baltimore, maryland, bahamas, cruises, local/state
  • Jennifer Allen of Washington Township, New Jersey says she needs a vacation from her vacation.
Tags:
fire, new jersey, gloucester county, baltimore, maryland, bahamas, cruises, national/world, jennifer joyce
  • Right from the start, a horse trained by one not so over-the-hill Hall of Famer and ridden by another took control of the Preakness.
Tags:
horse racing, baltimore, maryland, sports
  • An FBI spokesman says a death aboard a Royal Caribbean cruise ship has been classified as suspicious.
Tags:
baltimore, national/world
  • Dancing with the Stars Season 14 logo
  • Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Jacoby Jones is the newest contestant to join TV's "Dancing With the Stars."
Tags:
baltimore, dancing with the stars, entertainment
  • The Baltimore police commissioner has suspended some training academy staff after a campus police trainee was accidentally shot in the head by an instructor.
Tags:
baltimore, police, shooting, national/world
  • A soldier who lost all four limbs in a roadside bombing in Iraq says he's looking forward to driving and swimming with new arms.
Tags:
surgery, military, iraq, u.s. army, baltimore, national/world
  • Iraq war veteran Brendan Marrocco underwent rare double-arm transplant surgery at Johns Hopkins Medical Center
Tags:
surgery, military, iraq, u.s. army, baltimore, national/world
  • Action News
  • A soldier who lost all four limbs in a roadside bomb attack in 2009 in Iraq has received a double-arm transplant in Baltimore, Johns Hopkins Hospital officials said Monday.
Tags:
surgery, maryland, baltimore, national/world
  • 1 adult, 4 children killed in Baltimore house fire
  • Authorities say a fire ripped through a northeast Baltimore home, killing one adult and four children.
Tags:
baltimore, maryland, fire, national/world
  • 1 adult, 4 children killed in Baltimore house fire
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News at noon
Tags:
baltimore, maryland, fire, national/world
  • FILE - Cleveland Browns owner Art Modell answers questions during a news conference on the NFL players strike in Cleveland in this Sept. 21, 1982 file photo. The Baltimore Ravens said Modell died early Thursday Sept. 6, 2012 at Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he had been admitted Wednesday. A cause of death was not given.
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News at noon
Tags:
baltimore, maryland, national/world
  • Former Baltimore Ravens owner Art Modell has died. He was 87.
Tags:
baltimore, maryland, sports
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News
Tags:
missing boater, philadelphia, maryland, baltimore, missing person, local/state
  • Authorities are resuming a search for a 27-year-old boater who is missing after falling overboard in Maryland.
Tags:
philadelphia, maryland, baltimore, missing boater, missing person, local/state
  • School shooting near Baltimore
  • A 15-year-old sophomore at a suburban Baltimore high school who made references to murder-suicide on Facebook has been charged as an adult in the shooting of a classmate on the first day of school, authorities said Tuesday.
Tags:
school shooting, baltimore, maryland, national/world
  • School shooting near Baltimore
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News.
Tags:
school shooting, baltimore, maryland, national/world
  • School shooting near Baltimore
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News at noon
Tags:
school shooting, baltimore, maryland, national/world
  • Two young women killed when a freight train derailed and spilled coal were crushed to death, authorities said Thursday.
Tags:
maryland, baltimore, train accident, university of delaware, national/world
  • Two young women, who were area college students, were killed in the derailment.
Tags:
maryland, baltimore, train accident, university of delaware, national/world
  • Officials, top left, inspect part of a CSX freight train that derailed alongside a parking lot overnight in Ellicott City, Md., Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012. Authorities say the train, hauling coal from West Virginia to Maryland, derailed and fell from a bridge near Baltimore, killing two college students who were on the tracks. Howard County officials say 21 of the trains 80 cars flipped over around midnight Monday. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News
Tags:
baltimore, train accident, local/state
  • Friends killed in Maryland train derailment
  • Tweets and photos from the two 19-year-old college students chronicled some of their final moments together.
Tags:
maryland, baltimore, train accident, university of delaware, local/state
  • Officials inspect part of a CSX freight train that derailed alongside a parking lot overnight in Ellicott City, Md., Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012. Authorities say the train, hauling coal from West Virginia to Maryland, derailed and fell from a bridge near Baltimore, killing two college students who were on the tracks. Howard County officials say 21 of the trains 80 cars flipped over around midnight Monday. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News
Tags:
baltimore, train accident, local/state
  • Cal and Vi Ripken
  • Cal Ripken Jr. says his family and the police are still searching for answers about the kidnapping of his mother last week, a crime he called "bizarre" and unsettling.
Tags:
kidnapping, baltimore, maryland, national/world
  • Cal and Vi Ripken
  • The 74-year-old mother of Hall of Fame infielder Cal Ripken Jr. was safe in her car Wednesday, a day after an armed man abducted her from her home northeast of Baltimore, police said.
Tags:
baltimore, maryland, sports
  • There were thrills and chills, but no spills, high above Baltimore's Inner Harbor Wednesday.
Tags:
baltimore, maryland, 6abc.com
  • Investor confidence is still falling; Rent in Philadelphia is increasing!
Tags:
6at4, stock market, economy, facebook, baltimore, philadelphia, business/finance
  • I'll Have Another waited a little longer to catch Bodemeister in the stretch this time, and now that he's done it twice in a row it's time for a Triple Crown try in the Belmont Stakes in three weeks.
Tags:
horse racing, baltimore, maryland, national/world
  • Action News
  • A mother managed to slip a long kitchen knife past security at a Baltimore social services building and used it to stab her infant daughter in the face and neck Tuesday, police said.
Tags:
baltimore, maryland, national/world
  • After 15 years of wearing a mask and living as a recluse, a 37-year-old Virginia man disfigured in a gun accident got a new face, nose, teeth and jaw in what University of Maryland physicians say is the most extensive face transplant ever performed.
Tags:
baltimore, maryland, healthcheck
  • Action News
  • Baltimore Catholic archdiocese officials say earthquake damage to a dome at the 200-year-old Basilica of the Assumption in Baltimore could cost $5 million to repair.
Tags:
baltimore, maryland, earthquake, national/world
  • Edgar Allan Poe fans waited long past a midnight dreary, but it appears annual visits to the writer's grave in Baltimore by a mysterious figure called the "Poe Toaster" shall occur nevermore.
Tags:
baltimore, writers, entertainment
  • Poes grave
  • After two no-shows, fans of gothic writer Edgar Allan Poe are planning a possible final vigil Wednesday night in Baltimore to watch for the mysterious visitor.
Tags:
baltimore, writers, entertainment
  • The engineer evacuated from a South Pole research station after a stroke may not be skydiving again anytime soon, but her doctor says she is recovering well.
Tags:
south pole, baltimore, rescue, national/world
  • Hurricane Irene
  • Maryland State Police say an apparent tornado touched down on the lower Eastern Shore.
Tags:
tornado, hurricanes and tropical storms, baltimore, maryland, national/world
  • Hurricane Irene
  • While almost everyone else was boarding up their homes and heading for higher ground, crews with the United States Geological Survey have spent the last few days placing storm-surge sensors up and down the East Coast.
Tags:
hurricanes and tropical storms, baltimore, maryland, national/world
  • Most Civil War battle re-enactors are men. But take a close look, and you may see a few women, disguised as men.
Tags:
baltimore, maryland, bizarre bazaar
  • Donner, Blitzen, Rudolph, Frosty and Buddy are heading for some new surroundings.
Tags:
baltimore, maryland, wildlife preservation, animals
  • It's a driving lesson that ended up all wet.
Tags:
baltimore, maryland, automobiles, bizarre bazaar
  • Shackleford was sweating profusely, bucking and kicking until six crewmen finally shoved him into the No. 5 gate at the Preakness.
Tags:
baltimore, sports
  • A woman who played a Baltimore drug gang assassin in HBO's "The Wire" has pleaded not guilty to conspiring to sell heroin.
Tags:
drugs, baltimore, maryland, entertainment
  • Felicia "Snoop" Pearson, who played a murderous member of a drug gang in the HBO series "The Wire," is shocked to be facing drug charges.
Tags:
baltimore, drugs, hbo, entertainment
  • An actress who appeared on the HBO series "The Wire" has been charged with conspiring to sell heroin and was one of dozens arrested in early morning raids across Baltimore, authorities said Thursday.
Tags:
baltimore, maryland, drugs, entertainment
  • An actress who appeared on the HBO series "The Wire" was among more than 60 people arrested in a drug raid.
Tags:
drugs, raid, baltimore, hbo, entertainment
  • Telltale hearts beat with anticipation during a rainy, midnight dreary and beyond, hoping the mysterious visitor to Edgar Allan Poe's grave would return after a one-year absence.
Tags:
baltimore, maryland, entertainment
  • amtrak
  • Rail operator Amtrak says that a power problem involving an overhead wire system is causing delays of two hours or more between Baltimore and Philadelphia.
Tags:
amtrak, philadelphia, baltimore, local/state
  • Animals and Oddities
  • Baltimore police say two brothers aged 11 and 14 have been charged as juveniles with stealing about a dozen reptiles and a hissing cockroach from a city-run nature center.
Tags:
baltimore, maryland, wildlife preservation, animals
  • As soon as collector Doug Walton heard about a rare Honus Wagner baseball card that had been bequeathed to an order of Roman Catholic nuns, he told himself he had to have it.
Tags:
baltimore, maryland, national/world