Judge rules on scope of testimony in newspaper shooting case

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A psychiatrist retained by prosecutors in the sanity phase of a trial for a man who killed five people at a Maryland newspaper isn't barred by law from testifying about whether h...

Push is underway to test COVID-19 vaccines in diverse groups

TAKOMA PARK, Md. (AP) — In front of baskets of tomatoes and peppers, near a sizzling burrito grill, the “promotoras” stop masked shoppers at a busy Latino farmers market: Want to test a COVID-19 vacci...

Cummings wrote of 'pure pain' from Trump tweets on Baltimore

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The late U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings felt “pure pain” from President Donald Trump’s tweets about Baltimore, and the Maryland Democrat wrote “I could feel the attack to my core,” in...

Arrivals carrying more than 250 masks have to tell customs when entering Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Travelers arriving in Taiwan have to declare masks to customs if they carry more than 250, even if they are not surgical masks for medical use, the Ministry of Economic Af...

Taiwan unveils anti-counterfeit stamp on masks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has introduced a new stamp to be featured on medical masks that will prove their authenticity amid a string of counterfeit scandals. Medical masks manufactured i...

Wentz sacked 8 times, Eagles lose 27-17 after leading 17-0

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Carson Wentz came out firing before an undermanned offensive line couldn’t protect him from a relentless rush. Pressured consistently and pummeled often, Wentz t...

Washington gets 8 sacks, rallies for 27-17 win over Eagles

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — The Washington Football Team played like a group of guys determined to make a name for themselves. Peyton Barber ran for two touchdowns and Dwayne Haskins ralli...

NaviFUS Launches Neuronavigation-guided Clinical Trial to Open the Blood-Brain-Barrier for Combination FUS-Bevacizumab Therapy in rGBM Patients

TAIPEI, Sept. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Genovate Biotech (TPEX:4130) subsidiary and Taiwan-based focused ultrasound (FUS) manufacturer NaviFUS Corporation is pleased to announce the start of its clinic...

Surgical masks must be embossed with ‘Made in Taiwan’ from Sept. 17

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — All surgical masks on sale to the public from Sept. 17 must be embossed with “MD” for “Medical Device” and “Made in Taiwan,” the Food a...

In 10th season, Mark Ingram still running strong for Ravens

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — In his ninth NFL season, Mark Ingram rambled for 1,018 yards as part of the most prolific running attack in the history of the league. For an encore, Ingram ...

McSorely survives Ravens cuts, which offered no surprises

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Former Penn State quarterback Trace McSorley survived the Baltimore Ravens' final cut and is poised to return for a second season behind Lamar Jackson and Robert Griffin III o...

Online bans fail to silence US extremists drawn to protests

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — After Wisconsin protests over Jacob Blake's shooting by police turned deadly last week, a member of an anti-government extremist group started posting updates from the scene ...

Grave mistake: 'Casket' seen in river turns out to be dock

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Police in Maryland investigating reports of a casket photographed bobbing up and down in a river discovered the object was something far less macabre. A post to...

U.S. productivity rises a record 10.1% in second quarter

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — U.S. productivity rose at a 10.1% rate in the second quarter as the number of hours worked declined by the largest amount since the government started compiling the data more...

Business Highlights

___ United plans to furlough 16,000 workers, fewer than expected CHICAGO (AP) — United Airlines said Wednesday it plans to furlough 16,370 employees in October, dow...