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Faint distant galaxies spotted by JWST may be closer than they appear

The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) is performing better than expected, and that might be a problem for some of the early results. An update to our understanding of how one of its cameras is working may mean that many galaxies spotted in the early data are not as distant as they seem.

newscientist.com ,  1 day ago 6
Faint distant galaxies spotted by JWST may be closer than they appear

'Self-professed' white supremacist gets jail for Jan. 6 riot

A Maryland man described by the FBI as a white supremacist has been sentenced to four months of incarceration for storming the U.S. Capitol while wearing a court-mandated device that tracked his movements Article bookmarked Find your bookmarks in your Independent Premium section, under my profile Don't show me this message again

independent.co.uk ,  6 days ago 12
'Self-professed' white supremacist gets jail for Jan. 6 riot

Man’s death during police encounter leads to $5M settlement

Relatives of a 19-year-old Black man who died during a struggle with police officers on Maryland’s Eastern Shore have reached a $5 million partial settlement of their wrongful death lawsuit, an agreement that also requires improvements in police training and policies, family attorneys announced Monday.

thespec.com ,  8 days ago 0
Man’s death during police encounter leads to $5M settlement

Waterspout destroys several homes on Maryland island

The twister flew across the water before hitting homes in the small community of Smith Island Article bookmarked Find your bookmarks in your Independent Premium section, under my profile Don't show me this message again ✕ A waterspout touched down in Maryland on Thursday, flying over the water before destroying nearby homes.

independent.co.uk ,  11 days ago 0
Waterspout destroys several homes on Maryland island

Terrifying moment waterspout barrels into land during fierce storm that left a trail of destruction on Maryland island

A waterspout moved ashore as a tornado in Rhodes Point before moving to Ewell Devastating photos in the aftermath of the waterspout shows houses collapsed Injuries have been reported by Ewell Fire Department since Thursday evening This is the terrifying moment a waterspout swept across a Maryland island, injuring at least one person and destroying several homes and businesses.

dailymail.co.uk ,  11 days ago 5
Terrifying moment waterspout barrels into land during fierce storm that left a trail of destruction on Maryland island

Homes destroyed as tornado leaves horrifying trail of destruction in its wake

Severe storms on the east coast of the United States saw tornadoes which caused considerable destruction with one woman showing her home reduced to debris on Smith Island A house has been pictured torn apart and left as a pile of debris after it was destroyed by a tornado on the east coast of the United States.

mirror.co.uk ,  11 days ago 92
Homes destroyed as tornado leaves horrifying trail of destruction in its wake

EXCLUSIVE: 'My son was George Floyd before George Floyd': Family of black teen, 19, who died after being held to ground by three Maryland cops for six minutes in 2018 slams police for arrest

Anton Black's family are speaking out about his 'unreal and unnecessary' death Black, 19, died in 2018 after police held him to the ground for six minutes His dad, Antone, said Black was 'George Floyd before George Floyd' Antone said he watched Black 'begging for his life' and scream out: 'Mommy'

dailymail.co.uk ,  12 days ago 0
EXCLUSIVE: 'My son was George Floyd before George Floyd': Family of black teen, 19, who died after being held to ground by three Maryland cops for six minutes in 2018 slams police for arrest

Judge may question mom charged with killing missing children

A county prosecutor has urged a judge to question a Maryland woman before deciding if she is mentally fit to stand trial on murder charges stemming from the disappearance of her two young children nearly eight years ago Article bookmarked Find your bookmarks in your Independent Premium section, under my profile

independent.co.uk ,  12 days ago 85
Judge may question mom charged with killing missing children

I won lotto jackpot after numbers came to me in a very unusual way – and it’s an easy strategy to win big

A LOTTERY winner has claimed her numbers were inspired by her sister's dream. The woman, from Maryland, scooped the $25,000 jackpot after buying a Pick 5 ticket from a Food Lion grocery store. The 68-year-old bought a 50-cent ticket ahead of the July 29 draw and played the numbers 2, 3, 8, 1, and 5 following a dream that her sister told her about.

thesun.co.uk ,  12 days ago 207
I won lotto jackpot after numbers came to me in a very unusual way – and it’s an easy strategy to win big

Horror details emerge in rape and murder of boy, 5, after long history of abuse in home revealed

HORROR details have emerged in the rape and murder of a five-year-old boy after his mother and her boyfriend were charged in his death. Authorities were called to a home in Maryland on July 22 and found the young boy unresponsive. He was transported to two different medical centers and was pronounced dead at Children's National Hospital in Washington DC.

thesun.co.uk ,  19 days ago 0
Horror details emerge in rape and murder of boy, 5, after long history of abuse in home revealed

Trump wanted to stay in power ‘at all costs’ because he was making ‘millions’ off being president, Jan 6 committee member says

“Donald Trump was engaged in bringing millions of dollars into his hotels and golf courses and other commercial licensing deals and so on from foreign governments,” said Maryland Democrat Jamie Raskin Article bookmarked Find your bookmarks in your Independent Premium section, under my profile Don't show me this message again

independent.co.uk ,  20 days ago 443
Trump wanted to stay in power ‘at all costs’ because he was making ‘millions’ off being president, Jan 6 committee member says

Girl, 12, dies after crashing car she was driving while stepdad was a passenger

Police have said Josseline Molina-Rivas, aged 12, died after crashing the car she was driving in Maryland while her stepfather, who was in the passenger seat, is in a coma A girl, aged 12, has died after crashing a car that she was driving while her stepfather was sitting in the passenger seat, police have said.

mirror.co.uk ,  20 days ago 491
Girl, 12, dies after crashing car she was driving while stepdad was a passenger

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A 12-year-old has been killed after getting behind the wheel of a car while her stepfather sat in the passenger seat beside her. Josseline Molina-Rivas died following a crash in the US state of Maryland on Sunday (July 24). According to police, she was driving the car on Broken Land Parkway in Columbia, Maryland, when, at about 2am, she veered off the road and smashed into a tree.

dailystar.co.uk ,  20 days ago 0
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EXCLUSIVE: Daycare owner, 50, who shot ex-cop husband drove to confront him at DC hotel after SECOND parent accused him of molesting their kids - weeks after CPS shut down her center over abuse claims

Shanteari Weems, 50, is in custody in Washington DC on domestic violence and weapons charges On Thursday, she shot her 57-year-old husband James Weems Jr. in a hotel room He was staying at the $400-a-night Mandarin Oriental to attend an event Shanteari drove to the hotel after being told by a second parent that he had molested their child

dailymail.co.uk ,  21 days ago 245
EXCLUSIVE: Daycare owner, 50, who shot ex-cop husband drove to confront him at DC hotel after SECOND parent accused him of molesting their kids - weeks after CPS shut down her center over abuse claims

Maryland woman, 50, shoots former cop husband at DC hotel

A Maryland daycare owner shot her cop husband in the head during a swanky DC hotel stay, telling him 'I want justice for the kids, you're going to pay', after being told by parents that he'd been molesting their children. Shanteari Weems (left), 50, was staying at $400-a-night Mandarin Oriental hotel in Washington DC with her husband James (right), 57, on July 20 and July 21 when she says she started receiving messages from the parents of the kids she looks after.

dailymail.co.uk ,  21 days ago 24
Maryland woman, 50, shoots former cop husband at DC hotel

'I want the kids to get justice... you're going to pay': Daycare owner, 50, shoots cop husband in head after being told by parents that he'd molested THREE girls he was meant to look after

Shanteari Weems, 50, is being held on domestic violence and guns charges She shot her husband James Weems Jr., 57, on Thursday in Washington DC Weems was under investigation for allegedly molesting three girls at his wife's daycare center, the Lil Kidz Kastle in Maryland

dailymail.co.uk ,  21 days ago 284
'I want the kids to get justice... you're going to pay': Daycare owner, 50, shoots cop husband in head after being told by parents that he'd molested THREE girls he was meant to look after

Unregulated cannabis gummies, Delta-8, sold in Maryland

Duration: 05:30 A new product sold Maryland stores is intoxicating like marijuana and completely unregulated. CBD came on the market several years ago and was sold in wellness stores and vape shops all over Maryland. And, an array of cannabis products will get users high without a prescription or medical card needed.

msn.com ,  22 days ago 3
Unregulated cannabis gummies, Delta-8, sold in Maryland

Woman on Florida boat gored by 100lb sailfish that jumped from water

Katherine Perkins, 73, taken to hospital after attack by sailfish, which moved so fast Perkins did not have time to react A Maryland woman on a fishing trip off the Florida coast was taken to hospital after a 100lb sailfish leaped from the water on to her boat and impaled her with its bill.

theguardian.com ,  22 days ago 1
Woman on Florida boat gored by 100lb sailfish that jumped from water

Woman, 73, is impaled by 100-pound fish that leapt from the ocean

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dailymail.co.uk ,  22 days ago 0
Woman, 73, is impaled by 100-pound fish that leapt from the ocean

Blood found on walls at luxury hotel where daycare worker ‘shot her husband after being told he was molesting children’

BLOOD was found on the walls inside a luxury hotel room where a daycare worker allegedly shot her husband after being told he was molesting children. Maryland resident Shanteari Weems was arrested for the shooting after reportedly barricading herself inside the couple's room at a high end hotel in Washington DC.

thesun.co.uk ,  23 days ago 681
Blood found on walls at luxury hotel where daycare worker ‘shot her husband after being told he was molesting children’