Official story – Thursday, May 14th

Sunny and low 70s today, sunny and mid 70s tomorrow.


Some locals aboard the Amtrak train that derailed Tuesday night in Philadelphia, killing seven and injuring dozens, shared their experience with the Sun. Among those killed was Naval Academy midshipman Justin Zemser. Bob Gildersleeve, a vice president at Ecolab in Towson, is missing.



Two people were shot in Baltimore yesterday, one in South Baltimore, the other in Northeast.


Former governor Martin O’Malley is expected to officially announce his candidacy for president at an event in Baltimore on May 30th.


The Orioles intend to reimburse lost wages for hourly employees shut out during the games re-scheduled or moved following the unrest in Baltimore.