Air Force Dental Tech Fired After Being Accused of Witchcraft

An Air Force contractor who had been working at a Maryland dental clinic was accused of being a witch and subsequently fired. Deborah Schoenfeld, a Hindu, had complained of being harassed for not sharing the same religious beliefs as her Christian co-workers. She was told that practicing yoga was “satanic” and would… »10/07/15 9:45pm10/07/15 9:45pm

Woman Found Pushing Dead Son on Swing Indicted on Child Abuse, Manslaughter Charges

A Maryland woman found pushing her dead three-year-old son on a park swing has been indicted by a grand jury on charges of child abuse, neglect of a minor, and manslaughter. The district attorney’s office said the woman, 24-year-old Romechia Simms, has been arrested and will be arraigned Monday morning. »9/14/15 10:50am9/14/15 10:50am

Police Find Woman Pushing Dead Child in Playground Swing

Maryland police were called to a park on Friday morning to find what could have been a terrifying scene from a horror film. A woman was there, pushing her dead 3-year-old son in one of the swings. She may have been at the playground for hours, or possibly since the previous day. Her identity has not been released to… »5/23/15 3:10pm5/23/15 3:10pm

Nudist Colony Just Can't Get Rid of This One Naked Lady

Today is day 30 of a bizarre standoff between dogged nudist Catherine Holmes and the Maryland Health Society, an 79-year-old family nudist park nestled in the pristine woodlands of Davidsonville. Holmes says she's been unlawfully evicted from her cabin for protesting inappropriate sexual activity and refuses to leave… »8/26/13 4:10pm8/26/13 4:10pm

High School Gives Out 8,000 Diplomas With a Typo on Them

Man, it's been a rough week for typos. First it was Mitt Romney and the "Amercia" heard 'round the world (and he's really on a roll). Now a Maryland high school has apparently handed out 8,000 diplomas with a typo on them. This country is going to hell in a handbasket. The diplomas, which students from Oxon Hill High… »6/07/12 11:55pm6/07/12 11:55pm

Michelle Obama and Bo the 'Easter Bunny' Visit Wounded Vets and Their Families

BETHESDA, MD - APRIL 04: To kick off the Month of the Military Child, first lady Michelle Obama and her dog Bo participate in a pre-Easter celebration with military families and children at the Fisher House on Walter Reed National Military Medical Center April 4, 2012 in Bethesda, Maryland. The Fisher Houses are… »4/05/12 10:05pm4/05/12 10:05pm

When the Going Gets Tough, Mitt Romney Wins Delegates and Rick Santorum Goes Bowling

Well, as expected, the Romneytron 3000 secured a few more primary victories tonight. Mitt won in Maryland, the District of Columbia, and in the great state of Wisconsin. For his part, Rick Santorum didn't win jack, but he did manage to get a hell of a lot of bowling in while trying. During his campaign in Wisconsin… »4/03/12 9:45pm4/03/12 9:45pm

Payback Is a Bitch for Abortion Clinic Protestors, Thanks to a Brilliant Landlord

Todd Stave has the unenviable position of being the landlord of a building in Germantown, Maryland, which he leases to an abortion provider called Reproductive Health Services Clinic. So he knows a little something about dealing patiently with anti-abortion protesters. But when they started calling him at home at all… »3/30/12 1:00pm3/30/12 1:00pm