The chemical PFOA, used in common coatings, was found in elevated levels in the water supply of Hoosick, New York earlier this year. dougtone/flickr, CC BY-SA

Should you be worried about PFOA in drinking water? Here’s what we know

Veronica Vieira, University of California, Irvine Over the past few months, several communities in upstate New York and New England

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Sen. Katherine Klausmeier, D-Baltimore County, testified at a hearing on Thursday in support of legislation that would allow the use of distracted driving monitoring systems. (MarylandReporter.com)

Sen. Klausmeier voices her support for legislation that would allow the use of distracted-driving monitoring systems

@BryanRenbaumbryan@marylandreporter.com Annapolis, MD- Sen. Katherine Klausmeier, D-Baltimore County, emphasized to a panel of Maryland lawmakers on Thursday the need for legislation that

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Many prison-reform groups say solitary confinement is torture while corrections officials say it's a valuable safety tool. (Adobe stock)

MD Bills Seen as First Step to Ending Solitary Confinement

BY: Diane Bernard, Public News Service – MD ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Addressing concerns over the impact of solitary confinement, Maryland

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