Baltimore Residents Volunteer to Clean Up Damage From Riots, Looting

As Baltimore braces itself for a second day of potentially violent protests, volunteers gathered this morning at North and Pennsylvania Avenues—the epicenter of yesterday’s protests—to clean up the destruction from the rioting and looting at a CVS and other neighborhood businesses. » 4/28/15 10:34am 32 minutes ago

The Italian woman who was being evicted by the Italian American Museum has won two more months to find a place to live, the New York Times reports. While Adele Sarno and her lawyers will look for another place in Little Italy, if nowhere is affordable, she will relocate to Wisconsin or Staten Island. » 4/28/15 9:30am Today 9:30am

Chaos, Looters, and Flames Rage Through Baltimore 

Violence tore through a large swath of western Baltimore Monday night, punctuating the week of protests and funeral for Freddie Gray—who died April 19 from a spinal injury he suffered while in police custody—with rioting, fires, and looting.
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Two Dead, Four Wounded After Drive-By Shooting Outside Brooklyn Church

Six people were shot and two died after gunmen opened fire on mourners leaving a funeral in Brooklyn Monday night, the New York Daily News reports. According to witnesses, as many as 15 shots were fired from a silver SUV into the crowd gathered outside Emmanuel Church of God in East Flatbush. » 4/28/15 2:02am Today 2:02am

Raging Three-Alarm Fire Rips Through East Baltimore Senior Center

A newly constructed senior home sponsored by a church is burning in east Baltimore. The three-alarm blaze is not related to the violent protests that erupted across the city earlier today, according to a fire department spokesman who spoke with the Washington Post. » 4/27/15 9:11pm Yesterday 9:11pm