Tag: University of Maryland

Ukraine uncovers ring behind $500 million hacking operation

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MOSCOW — Ukrainian police say they have uncovered a ring of computer hackers responsible for cyberattacks that targeted universities in the United States and...

Judge approves $577 million settlement for Maryland HBCUs

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ANNAPOLIS — A federal judge has approved a $577 million settlement in a lawsuit over underfunding at Maryland's four historically Black colleges and universities. ...

Walmart sales soared, essential workers got scant protection

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COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Sandra Kunz had been worried for her safety while working as a cashier at a Walmart in Aurora, Colorado, during...

EXPLAINER: What are cicadas and why do they bug some people?

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Cicadas, red-eyed bugs singing loud sci-fi sounding songs, can seem downright creepy. Especially since the trillions of them coming this year emerge from underground...

Nature at its craziest: Trillions of cicadas about to emerge

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COLUMBIA, Md. — Sifting through a shovel load of dirt in a suburban backyard, Michael Raupp and Paula Shrewsbury find their quarry: a cicada...

Maryland finalizes $577M settlement for HBCU federal lawsuit

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Maryland has finalized a $577 million settlement to end a 15-year federal lawsuit relating to underfunding at the state‚Äôs four historically...