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Baltimore security beefed up, cleanup starts after looting, fires

BALTIMORE — Charred cars and buildings. Hospitalized police officers. Looted and damaged businesses. No school, because it might not be safe for children to go outside. That was the stark reality Tuesday after a day and night that saw 202 arrests, 144 vehicle fires and 19 structure fires, according to city spokesman Kevin Harris. “What Read More…

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Protests in Baltimore turn violent as police are attacked

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan declared a state of emergency and activated the National Guard after riots erupted in Baltimore on Monday. Chaos and violence erupted on the streets of Baltimore late Monday as protesters clashed with police, several of whom were injured. “This afternoon, a group of outrageous criminals attacked our officers. Right now, we Read More…