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1861 Provisionary Confederate Congress establishes Confederate Army
1869 Dmitri Mendeleev presents the first periodic table of the elements to the Russian Chemical Society
1886 1st US alternating current power plant starts, Great Barrington, Massachusetts
1900 After a meeting in Indianapolis, USA, a group forms the Social Democratic Party and nominates Eugene Debs as its candidate for President in the forthcoming election (becomes the Socialist Party in 1901)
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'It’s Chief Stan Wheatley’s ship': First chief...
by Colin Campbell on May 19, 2019 at 10:05 pm
The N.S. Savannah pitched and rolled through a hurricane on the return from its maiden voyage across the Atlantic Ocean in 1964. Then its nuclear-powered […]
Orioles' DJ Stewart hitting his way back onto major league...
by Jon Meoli on May 19, 2019 at 9:15 pm
One of the first cuts from major league camp this spring, Orioles outfield prospect DJ Stewart is putting himself back on the radar with a torrid May at […]
Maryland weather: Memorial Day weekend forecast looking warm and...
by Scott Dance on May 19, 2019 at 7:50 pm
The summer solstice is still a month away, but beach season begins in earnest this weekend. And early forecasts call for pleasant weather on the Maryland and […]
As he soaks up Preakness win, Mark Casse sees no reason for War...
by Childs Walker on May 19, 2019 at 7:15 pm
It wasn’t yet 6 a.m. when Mark Casse accepted a warm congratulatory handshake from six-time Preakness Stakes winner D. Wayne Lukas. For most of his life, […]
Marsha Carow, former counselor, publishing executive and NBC...
by Scott Dance on May 19, 2019 at 7:15 pm
Marsha Strong Carow, a former counselor, publishing executive and NBC researcher who loved to travel even as she battled cancer late in life, died of the […]
Aberdeen police arrest man for illegal firearm possession after...
by Aegis Staff Report on May 19, 2019 at 2:00 pm
Aberdeen Police have charged man with firearms-related offenses stemming from a search warrant obtained after an incident on Center Deen Avenue on Friday […]
Bystander shot amid altercation outside Columbia convenience...
by Kevin Rector on May 19, 2019 at 2:20 am
A 21-year-old bystander was shot during an altercation involving two other men outside of a convenience store in Columbia on Saturday evening, Howard County […]
At Preakness 2019, Maryland state government uses corporate tent...
by Pamela Wood on May 19, 2019 at 1:20 am
The Maryland state government sponsored a corporate tent at the 144th Preakness Stakes to network with politicians and woo businesses. The tent was amid a line […]
Baltimore police: Six shot, two fatally, since Friday night
by Hallie Miller, Kevin Rector on May 19, 2019 at 1:00 am
Six people were shot — two of them fatally — in six separate incidents in Baltimore between Friday night and Saturday night, according to Baltimore […]