Five things we learned from the Ravens' 22-13 win over the Saints

Five things we learned from the Ravens' 22-13 win over the New Orleans Saints 

Even though starters were rested in the Ravens' final game of the preseason, there was still plenty to take from Thursday's game.

State pulls $30 million from rail facility project in major victory for community activists

State officials have abandoned plans for a rail cargo facility in an economically depressed corner of West Baltimore, amid vocal opposition from residents.

Adam Jones says he was joking about 'airport' comment at social media event

Orioles center fielder Adam Jones caused a bit of a stir during the pregame Social Media Night event by behaving in a way that wasn't particularly sociable.

Orioles bullpen completes scoreless series with three shutout innings Thursday

Orioles bullpen completes scoreless series with three shutout innings Thursday 

The Orioles’ sweep by the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field last weekend raised all kinds of red flags.

For state fair participants, start of school before Labor Day hits home

For state fair participants, start of school before Labor Day hits home 

4H'ers say they miss an educational opportunity by not attending the Maryland State Fair and going to school instead.

STX expands ice-hockey line, signs five NHL players

STX expands ice-hockey line, signs five NHL players

Baltimore-based STX said Thursday that it's inked deals with five National Hockey League players as the company best known for lacrosse plans an expansion of its ice-hockey line.

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Ocean City [Pictures]

Ocean City [Pictures]

Browse pictures of Ocean City through the years.

Joe hopes to return R&B to its romantic 'essence'

Joe hopes to return R&B to its romantic 'essence' 

Singer discusses latest album, tour chemistry with Fantasia before Pier Six Pavilion show.

With preseason over, Ravens have some tough roster decisions to make

With preseason over, Ravens have some tough roster decisions to make 

With preseason over, the Ravens must finalize their 53-man roster by Saturday at 4 p.m. Questions remain at quarterback, wide receiver on the offensive line and in the secondary.

Haloti Ngata fined for kicking Washington's Shawn Lauvao 

Maryland has reasons to respect James Madison in Saturday's opener 

Howard County banks on rain gardens to raise awareness of stormwater management

Howard County banks on rain gardens to raise awareness of stormwater management

Although he was a German major in college, these days Peter Bulka is shoveling dirt to build rain gardens. His colleague, Dave Gondoun, is planning to study cyber security when he starts classes at Howard Community College this fall.

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Port suffers a setback  [Editorial]

Port suffers a setback [Editorial]

While this week's decision to abandon the proposed $95 million intermodal rail facility at the Mount Clare yard in Southwest Baltimore may be regarded as a big victory for neighbors in Morrell Park and elsewhere who strongly opposed it, the...

Susan Reimer: TV time is now my time [Commentary]

Teachers unions: an endangered species [Commentary] 

Hail to the chief [Editorial] 

Study discovers households marked by 'signature' bacteria

Study discovers households marked by 'signature' bacteria 

Families and roommates share plenty — food, bathrooms, dishes. A study published Thursday adds a less visible but ubiquitous item to...

Howard Co. police say Xerox has fixed speed camera data errors

Howard Co. police say Xerox has fixed speed camera data errors 

Howard County police say their speed camera vendor has corrected a year's worth of inaccurate data the company submitted about the cameras there. 

Nuclear power is indeed greener -- unless sea levels continue to rise [Letter]

Commentator Dan Ervin's recent discussion of the region's need for nuclear power argues that green alternatives such as wind and solar power...

Tapping the amateur sniper market [Letter]

Regarding Dan Rodericks' column on those computer-guided rifles, may I just say that I am thrilled that the gun manufacturers and their...

Cancel daylight saving for sake of teens [Letter]

A contributing factor in the chronic sleepiness of teens is daylight saving time. When daylight saving time is in effect, if you rise at 6...

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