Orioles blow late lead, chance at sweep in 3-2 loss to Angels on Wednesday night

Orioles blow late lead, chance at sweep in 3-2 loss to Angels on Wednesday night

Entering a tied game with the bases loaded and two outs in the eighth inning, left-hander Brian Matusz allowed the go-ahead run by issuing a walk to Kole Calhoun in a 3-2 loss to the Angels.

Traffic tie-ups to ease as Russell Street work wraps up

Baltimore commuters, take heart: Some of the frustration felt in recent weeks on major arteries to downtown will soon come to an end.

State gives gas export facility go-ahead

Maryland's top elected officials gave a key approval Wednesday to developing a natural gas export facility in Southern Maryland that some fear could threaten...

Manny Machado misses second straight game because of lower back spasms

Manny Machado misses second straight game because of lower back spasms 

Manny Machado remained out of the lineup Wednesday, a day after he was scratched when he experienced lower back spasms during batting practice before the Orioles' 4-2 win Tuesday.

Developers present working plan for new Towson apartments

Developers present working plan for new Towson apartments

Towson's next new apartment complex is slated to have a clubhouse space, bike racks and a rooftop deck.

New Hedwin Corp. owners scout for new sites

New Hedwin Corp. owners scout for new sites

The new owners of a longtime Baltimore manufacturing company are considering moving operations to a new plant, possibly in Delaware, an executive with the firm said.

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7 of the Baltimore area's coolest pools [Pictures]

7 of the Baltimore area's coolest pools [Pictures]

As the hot weather returns, plunge into some of the region's best relief spots.

Recently reviewed Baltimore-area bars [Pictures]

Recently reviewed Baltimore-area bars [Pictures]

Are you planning a big night out? Or looking for a go-to neighborhood watering hole?

Steve Smith ready to begin the next chapter with the Ravens

Wide receiver Steve Smith ready to begin the next chapter with the Ravens 

During his long drive to Maryland from his North Carolina home on Sunday, wide receiver Steve Smith had plenty of time to think about an offseason defined by a dramatic change in his life.

Local archers prepare to hit target at nationals

Local archers prepare to hit target at nationals

Ask Matthew Jones to describe a sound technique for archery, and you could get one of several answers of varying depth.

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Obamacare subsidy rulings highlight GOP intransigence  [Editorial]

Obamacare subsidy rulings highlight GOP intransigence [Editorial] 

On Tuesday, one federal appellate court read the Affordable Care Act to, rather nonsensically, prohibit the federal government from providing subsidies to consumers in states that chose not to set up their own health insurance exchanges and to use...

Sinai Hospital to address 'frequent fliers' to the emergency department

Sinai Hospital to address 'frequent fliers' to the emergency department 

Grant program helps to boost preventive care, cut emergency usage

Demonizing the 'other' in Gaza conflict [Letter]

The article that appeared on the front page of Monday's Baltimore Sun with the headline "Sharp rise in Gaza deaths" had the sub-header "13...

Israel is to blame for the violence in Gaza [Letter]

Your recent editorial on Israel's invasion of Gaza mistakenly blames Hamas for initiating the violence, rather than placing the blame...

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