Regional Recap, December 2, 2009

| December 2, 2009 | 1 Comment

Regional News From WBAL-TVwbaltv

1 Killed In Huge House Fire Near Annapolis. Anne Arundel County fire crews are investigating a massive house fire in the Annapolis Neck area on Monday that left one person dead.Fire crews were called to a home along the 2600 block of Ogleton Road at about 5:30 p.m. Monday. The home is on the water just south of Annapolis. (For the initial report and photos from the scene, see Eye On Annapolis)

Dixon Found Guilty On One Of Four Charges. A jury convicted Baltimore Mayor Sheila Dixon on one count of fraudulent misappropriation by a fiduciary regarding gift cards she used personally that were intended for the needy. The jury found her not guilty on two theft charges that alleged she stole the gift cards.

University Of Maryland Looks To Strengthen Math Requirements. The University System of Maryland is looking at strengthening math requirements for applicants to state schools.The system’s Board of Regents is considering a measure this week that would require applicants to take a fourth math course and take math during their senior year of high school.

Boy, 4, Hit By Car; Driver Charged. The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office said a man has been charged with leaving the scene of an accident in which a 4-year-old boy was hit by a car.Gerald Keemer, 43, of Lusby was also charged with driving while his license is suspended. He was arrested Tuesday afternoon after going to a sheriff’s office station.

John Allen Muhammad, the mastermind behind the 2002 sniper killings, is put to death in Jarratt, Va

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