Baltimore is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Maryland, as well as the 30th most populous city in the United States, with a population of 602,495 in 2018 and also the largest such independent city in the country. Baltimore was established by the Constitution of Maryland as an independent city in 1729. As of 2017, the population of the Baltimore metropolitan area was estimated to be just under 2.802 million, making it the 21st largest metropolitan area in the country. Baltimore is located about 40 miles (64 km) northeast of Washington, D.C., making it a principal city in the Washington-Baltimore combined statistical area (CSA), the fourth-largest CSA in the nation, with a calculated 2018 population of 9,797,063.
U.S. Congressman Elijah Cummings, the Democratic chairman of a leading congressional committee investigating U.S. President Donald Trump, has died at age 68, his office said on Thursday. Chris Dignam..
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday ahead of the Democratic debate in Houston, Texas that the eventual Democratic presidential nominee will likely be one of either Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren..
Video shot late Sunday night shows a Coast Guard helicopter aircrew hoisting crewmembers from the stricken cargo vessel, Golden Ray as it listed in waters off the Georgia coast. Rough cut (no reporter..
Representative Elijah Cummings died at the age of 68. The longtime Baltimore congressman is being honored by his colleagues in Congress and local leaders from the community he served. Chip Reid takes a.. CBS News - Published
Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings, a powerful voice among Democrats and chairman of the House Oversight Committee, died early Thursday at a hospital in Baltimore. The 68-years-old had faced a series of.. CBS News - Published
Dozens of protesters gathered in downtown Baltimore on Thursday as President Donald Trump made his first visit to the city since he blasted it as "disgusting" and "rodent-infested" in hotly debated.. Reuters - Published
NFL 2019: As QB running numbers rise in NFL following Lamar Jackson's record-setting season with Baltimore, Kyler Murray's addition in Arizona begs question of mobile quarterbacks being irreversible.. USATODAY.com - Published
One week after Donald Trump called out Elijah Cummings and his Baltimore district, the congressman is responding. The Maryland Democrat spoke out for the first time on Saturday about the president's.. CBS News - Published
U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday defended Baltimore, the city where she grew up, against repeated verbal attacks by President Donald Trump, and she charged that the.. Reuters - Published
As Democratic presidential candidates debate in Detroit, President Trump is keeping up his attacks on Baltimore. Mr. Trump has spent the past few days criticizing the city and Maryland Democratic Rep... CBS News - Published
After U.S. President Donald Trump described Maryland's largest city as "a disgusting, rat and rodent infested mess" and a "very dangerous & filthy place" last weekend, Baltimore resident Blondina Bean.. Reuters - Published
President Trump continues to disparage Democratic Congressman Elijah Cummings and the city of Baltimore. CBSN contributors Molly Hooper and Zeke Miller joined CBSN to discuss how Republicans are.. CBS News - Published
President Trump isn't backing down from his attacks on Baltimore and Rep. Elijah Cummings. On Tuesday he said Baltimore's residents are "living in hell." The president has been widely criticized by.. CBS News - Published
A feud between President Trump and one of the most prominent African-Americans in Congress, Rep. Elijah Cummings, comes just two weeks after the president attacked four congresswomen of color. Mr... CBS News - Published
Reactions have been pouring in after President Trump said Rep. Elijah Cummings ruled over a "dangerous" and "filthy" Baltimore district. The Baltimore Sun took to its editorial page to defend the city... CBS News - Published