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A federal judge sentenced Mohammad Hassan Khalid of Ellicott City to five years in prison for aiding a group of people who were planning terror attacks in Europe. File|Patch
Steven Spiegel April 19, 2014 at 07:16 am
I heard it all associating with the terrorist group was like a video game . This young man should beRead More sentenced for the same amount of time as the rest . Know he can get out of prison with a bad taste in his mouth and blow up some Americans . After 911 there should be no deals made with terrorists .
Bryan Harz April 19, 2014 at 09:06 am
Hopefully he gets deported back to Pakistan after he gets out of jail.
Photo of the fire on Myrtle Avenue from 2007.
Roger April 17, 2014 at 02:35 pm
We need volunteer firebugs like we need volunteer police auxiliary. They are losers who can not beRead More the professional first responders I want.
moecephus April 17, 2014 at 10:28 pm
Back in 61 there were volunteer fire fighters who set forest fires so they could find work fightingRead More them. Sad but it was also an indictment on the ecomony in Northern California at the time.
The armed robbery occurred on April 14, 2014. (Credit: Howard County Police Department)
Roberto April 18, 2014 at 09:43 am
That's strange... No comments about the inner city trash people living in public housing on welfareRead More moving to howard county and committing crimes? Oh wait.... He white not black! If he was a black male this comment section would have been full with comments by now. Half of them about Obama.... Go figure....
Temple Oheb Shalom, Pikesville.
Justin case April 16, 2014 at 10:27 am
So if any copycats didn't know where any other Jewish centers were, they do now. The media ALWAYSRead More gives out way too much information. They do most of the research for any suspected terrorist who just happens to watch the news or read/listen to it. They are always giving addresses and telling the terrorist where the security cameras are located or if a particular building is low on security.
Putting windows up keeps thieves out. (Credit: Patch File Photo)
Heather Osrien April 14, 2014 at 12:08 pm
I left my convertible top down once. Went inside to pay for the gas and when I returned there was aRead More blob of bubble gum on the floor. I would have put my foot on it and made a real mess if I had not seen it. I had noticed a dad showing his son how to pump gas when I went in and I had noticed the kid chewing something. Morons!!!!!
Dennis Gilpin April 15, 2014 at 05:33 pm
Many women pull up to get gas and leave their purse on the front seat when they are paying for theRead More gas or getting cigarettes. Easy pickings for the thieves to reach in the car and take it. In spring, many people don't use their heat or air conditioning and just leave their windows down. Thieves are very aware of this.
Pam Hamburg April 16, 2014 at 11:23 am
LOL, and I would never skydive *shudders*.
Marcus Aurelius April 17, 2014 at 07:57 am
But we can get stoned now, makes perfect sense !! You could always just drive like responsibleRead More people and keep your speed safe, there are thousands of people missing limbs or worse wishing they never were involved in a crash by either there own fault or the result of some balloon knot, Thanks for keeping us safe officers
Alicia Murphy April 17, 2014 at 05:26 pm
I just use Waze now can't go wrong this tells you were the cops are and if they are not just say soRead More and it is removed and so many use it especially truck drivers so here to Florida I had no issues great app
9700 block of Reisterstown Road
Chuck Burton April 12, 2014 at 11:54 am
Apparently, the man's family were left standing on the curb with one of the reporters, but wouldn'tRead More talk about it. 'Don't know if they were in the vehicle during the shooting, Moral: Don't try to dodge the Feds. They have the firepower, and will use it.
Dennis Gilpin April 13, 2014 at 01:42 pm
Kind of understandable why the F.B.I. was involved. The vehicle had out of state tags and evidentlyRead More they must have been tailing him. After trying to make a run for it the situation could have ended up far worse if it turned into a high speed chase.
Chuck Burton April 13, 2014 at 03:15 pm
The man's family was present, and with a TV reporter afterward, though they wouldn't comment. TheyRead More were not apparently detained by the FBI. Were they in the vehicle when the agents opened fire? Lucky they weren't hit, if so. Lucky no one else was hit in the area, which is often very busy. FBI needs to open up about why they fired under such conditions. Was the victim a clear and present danger to anyone else? If not, they should have held fire and pinned him with their vehicles to make an arrest.
An author who has reportedly worked with police on the Bradford Bishop murder case tells WTOP that the Bethesda fugitive is likely living in Italy. Credit: FBI website
runymede April 13, 2014 at 08:03 am
This is a terrible tragedy but I don't consider Bethesda as a Baltimore suburb but a WashingtonRead More suburb. Why should this story get a mention on this site ?
ladypoet April 14, 2014 at 01:14 pm
Catch him and do the same as he did to his family. This was such a heinous crime. Who could killRead More your own mother, children and the mother of your children? A no good demon!
Patrick Carter April 14, 2014 at 02:29 pm
Find him and fry him. He should die regardless of his age. Italy probably won't help because of theRead More Amanda Knox case. I say govt should put a hit on him.
William Bradford Bishop Jr. is wanted for the brutal murders of his wife, mother, and three sons in Bethesda in March 1976. Credit: FBI website
Eric S April 11, 2014 at 09:59 am
Will someone please help Robert find his medications?
Justin case April 11, 2014 at 11:15 am
He probably retired from the state department under an alias. They didn't even notice he was missingRead More for an entire week so I'm sure they wouldn't notice if he came back to work as Juan Rodriguez or some other alias. Bunch of idiots. The FBI must finally be sick of this guy embarrassing them for 38 years
Pam Hamburg April 11, 2014 at 04:40 pm
Your government agencies at work....HA! But cops can get away with beating an unarmed or mentallyRead More challenged or mentally ill person to DEATH. What a world.
Thor the floppy-eared puppy is back home with his fam, police say.
Noreen Dalisera April 3, 2014 at 05:15 pm
I am glad he is back home safe:)
Steven Spiegel April 3, 2014 at 10:02 pm
Thank god Thor was returned unharmed . To the people who said that they should be charged withRead More kidnapping don't feel bad if you keep up with the articles in patch they only gave the guy who molested the kids he was watching $25.000 bail these guys are only $5000 dollars less on there bail . I believe that the bail should have been much higher on both cases !!!! With $25.000 dollar bail you can get out with 1% which is $250 dollars and then pay them every week that way the prisoners can get out and steal and molest some more before going back to jail . I believe if a prisoner gets out and commits a crime when they are put out on such a low bail for such horrendous crimes the damn Commissioner who gives the jerks that low of a bail should get the same sentence and sit there ass right next to them in jail!!!!!!!!!!!
Marcus Aurelius April 7, 2014 at 07:18 am
There is not one reason this crime is not the same as kidnapping a human, 10 years, no parole, hardRead More labor is what is the proper sentence, but in Maryland they can go to jail get a bushel crabs a couple steaks, 12 beers, blow a joint or two, get laid and sleep in, that is the democrat prison system from Owemalley and Brown of course our next criminal Governor
Henry Chinery April 3, 2014 at 08:12 pm
Nothing wrong with calling the police to check out someone with a gun in a place they are notRead More expected to be. From a distance, a pellet gun looks just like a real one. That being said, anthrogirl, you should get your news from other places than the NYT who has a notorious liberal, anti-gun stance. Then you could read about the good that is done by citizens with guns. You could also read about things like the women who was stabbed to death in her apartment by her estranged husband while the police who brought her there to get her stuff sat outside. Had she had a gun, she might have been able to defend herself like the woman in Randallstown a few years ago. She came back from taking her trash out to find her estranged husband in her living room with a baseball bat. (So much for restraining orders!). She pulled out a gun and shot him dead before he could beat her with the bat. Guns do more good than harm. Sign up for a NRA "Women On Target" or "Refuse To Be a Victim" course and find out the truth. Molon Labe!
anthrogirl April 3, 2014 at 09:21 pm
Henry. I know that as a woman with a gun in my home, I'm twice as likely to die by gun shot woundsRead More than a woman who has no gun in her home. I know from the recent SCOTUS case on guns and domestic violence that over 40% of all women shot dead in the US are killed in domestic violence situations where guns in their homes are used against them. I know from that same case that over 10 US women per week are shot dead by partners or ex-partners. And that does not include those who are shot and live. 84% of women shot dead in the world last year were killed right here in the US. That makes the US a dangerous place for women. Also, having a gun increases the success rate of suicide significantly, making gun deaths for women with guns even more likely. Suicide attempts with a gun are 80-90% effective compared to less than 10% success rate of overdose. I doubt that women are shooting rapists and attempted murders to death at rates that offset domestic shootings and suicides. Guns are a liability for women and intelligent women know this. Scared, uneducated, and/or weak women look to guns because they desire power over their fears and over others.... much the same as men.
anthrogirl April 3, 2014 at 09:32 pm
Remember that FL woman who was sentenced to 20 years in jail for shooting a warning shot when herRead More husband was threatened to attack her? Well, she appealed and got a new trial. The less than happy prosecutor said that she would now look to put this self defending gun shooting woman away for 60 years. Lesson here - if you're a woman and you use your gun when you feel threatened, be prepared to spend a big chunk of time in jail.
Photo from WUSA9 via Twitter.
Tom Rossing March 31, 2014 at 04:41 pm
O.K. Patch, how do you search a dead man?
mc6 March 31, 2014 at 06:42 pm
Yeah, your title could use re-wording.
Wanted for questioning.
Loomis March 29, 2014 at 01:02 pm
nice to see that they had cameras on the scene! they need more of them to catch more rodents likeRead More these
Timothy Davison of Maine was traveling home after a visit to family in Florida when he was run off the road and gunned down. Credit: Screen capture of WJZ video
L.B. March 27, 2014 at 10:16 am
I can understand if this were my son I would be right there THAT JERK!!!! HAS TO PAY I amRead More sorry for your loss truly
Anastasia March 27, 2014 at 11:41 am
What a senseless loss of life. I hope they find this murderer soon! My heart goes out to his familyRead More and I will share this so that others can look out for the vehicle in question.
Steven Spiegel March 28, 2014 at 12:12 pm
People are ruthless on the road these days. I don't understand what could go wrong going down theRead More road so bad that it would make someone want to kill someone. I have been in accidents were people have rear ended me and it didn't get me mad enough to want to kill them. I hope that they find this guy and prosecute him to the fullest . I just lost my father to cancer on New years eve and he was 84 and it hurt so bad . I could not imagine having my son murdered it would kill me !!! I hope that the family will heal soon but it takes time and I am sure the healing process would be greatly accelerated if they found those who were responsible .
Traffic on I-83 south at 8:25 a.m. on Friday, March 21, 2014. (Credit: CHART)
Pressed March 21, 2014 at 09:04 am
I was stuck in that mess this morning. It took 1 1/2 hours to get from Towson to Downtown. MyRead More prayers towards this individuals family. I'm confused as what happened here. Was this all just one vehicle? Did they hit the wall, hence causing the ejection? All we saw driving by was 5-6 police cars, a firetruck, two tow-trucks, and a pick-up on the back of a third tow-truck.
Matthew Charles Long mugshot.
Heather Osrien March 21, 2014 at 12:35 pm
Yet another dead beat to feed and clothe for the next 50 years.
Justin case March 22, 2014 at 01:11 pm
So if he attempted suicide but didn't succeed, why doesn't the state just grant his wish and enterRead More sandman? Save our tax money from housing a cold blooded dead beat murderer
Data breach at University of Maryland.
DeDe March 21, 2014 at 06:23 pm
It seems every time you listen to the news or read something there is breach of security. EitherRead More the security is very poor in stores, colleges etc. or the reporting is getting better. It is extremely scary between the government listening to phone calls & hackers getting information off credit cards we are not safe.
Patch file photo of the response to Navy Yard shootings.
Paul Burkhardt March 19, 2014 at 03:51 pm
"The reviews identified troubling gaps in DOD's ability to detect, prevent and respond toRead More instances where someone working for us — a government employee, a member of our military or a contractor — decides to inflict harm on this institution and its people," he said. This sounds like "What good is unarmed military personnel".
Walt March 20, 2014 at 06:56 am
Typical load of bureaucratic BS from the biggest butt kissers of all, military brass and theirRead More lapdogs. A six year old could give a more reasoned analysis. If the men and women of our military cannot be trusted with guns on our own bases we should just throw in the towel. If the soldiers might be armed they don't make such an inviting target.
Buck Harmon March 20, 2014 at 08:22 am
Hind sight is not always 20/20 when it comes to the government...they have a long history ofRead More screwing up in ways that are deadly.
State Police across Maryland made a combined more than 100 arrests of suspected drunk drivers over the St. Patrick's Day holiday weekend. File|Patch
Dixie Normousr March 19, 2014 at 09:24 am
All the more reason to stop drinking that poison and switch to a complete harmless vice Marijuana.Read More Not one death ever. Ever!
Kolo Jezdec March 19, 2014 at 10:53 am
Presented w/o comment:**** Sudden unexpected death under acute influence of cannabis**** from:Read More Forensic Science International****http://www.fsijournal.org/article/S0379-0738(14)00054-1/abstract**** We describe the cases of two young, putative healthy men who died unexpectedly under the acute influence of cannabinoids. To our knowledge, these are the first cases of suspected fatal cannabis intoxications where full postmortem investigations, including autopsy, toxicological, histological, immunohistochemical and genetical examinations, were carried out. The results of these examinations are presented. After exclusion of other causes of death we assume that the young men experienced fatal cardiovascular complications evoked by smoking cannabis.
Kolo Jezdec March 19, 2014 at 10:57 am
Also w/o comment:**** Doctors criticized for 'cannabis can kill' study**** From The Local -Read More Germany's News in English****http://www.thelocal.de/20140226/german-doctors-claim-cannabis-can-kill**** But on Wednesday the German Association for Drugs and Addiction (FDR), which is based in Hannover, told The Local the study did not help educate people about the dangers of the drug.****“Cannabis does not paralyze the breathing or the heart," head of the FDR Jost Leune said. "Deaths due to cannabis use are usually accidents that are not caused by the substance, but to the circumstances of use.”
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