Dense fog advisory issued for Baltimore region – Baltimore Sun
Baltimore Spectator gains a higher profile in police standoff – Baltimore Sun
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President Obama, Boehner meet on ‘fiscal cliff’ – Washington Post
The right to petition the White House prompts grievances, gags online – Washington Post
Tag: baltimore spectator
On Saturday night, Frank James MacArthur, author of the Baltimore Spectator and “Baltimore’s premier independent crime correspondent and street reporter” (well, according to his own blog), barricaded himself in his home as a SWAT team stood outside, ready to bust in. And, in true blogger form, MacArthur live-broadcasted the whole incident — the negotiations with the tactical team, his own claims that the police were sure to kill him, and his eventual surrender.