Residents put gates on alleys to shut out criminals

Residents put gates on alleys to shut out criminals 

The rear alleys in the communities surrounding Broadway in Southeast Baltimore typically conjure up images of rats, litter or worse — not of a playground for children.

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Doctor had trail of troubles before assault charges exposed past rape conviction 

Doctor had trail of troubles before assault accusations exposed past rape conviction

Longtime Catonsville physician William Dando kept alarming secret despite years of scrutiny.

Struggling Chris Davis comes through in grand fashion for Orioles in 9-1 win over Twins

First baseman hits grand slam as Orioles record 19th victory in past 25 games at Camden Yards

Twins manager Ron Gardenhire: 'I agree with Buck Showalter' on replay misruling

Twins manager Ron Gardenhire: 'I agree with Buck Showalter' on replay misruling 

During his pregame press conferences, Orioles manager Buck Showalter often shares his random baseball thought of the day about how something in the game could be changed or improved.

Filings reveal cash on hand for potential Baltimore mayoral candidates

Filings reveal cash on hand for potential Baltimore mayoral candidates 

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake leads the money race against potential future political opponents with more than $350,000 on hand, a review of the most recent campaign finance reports shows.

Where do FBI employees live? It's anyone's guess

Judge warns privacy of DNA at stake after ruling 

Medifast adopts 'poison pill' plan to prevent takeover

Medifast adopts 'poison pill' plan to prevent takeover

Owings Mills-based Medifast has adopted a stockholder rights plan in an attempt to prevent a hostile takeover of the weight loss plan company.

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Ravens' Pierce, Jimmy Smith, Webb, Jackson, Reid return to practice

Jimmy Smith and four other injured Ravens players return to practice on Saturday 

Amid roster cuts, several injured players returned to practice for the Ravens Saturday, as the team turned its attention toward preparing for its opener next week against the Cincinnati Bengals.

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...

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...

Filings reveal cash on hand for potential Baltimore mayoral candidates

Filings reveal cash on hand for potential Baltimore mayoral candidates 

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake leads the money race against potential future political opponents with more than $350,000 on hand, a review of the most recent campaign finance reports shows.

Inside Burning Man 2014

Inside Burning Man 2014

Why not pay Central American parents to keep their kids at home? [Letter]

As a taxpayer, I have grown tired of politicians spending my money with no accountability. They pass spending bills without knowing how...

Hamas' casualty figures can't be trusted [Letter]

Your recent report on the conflict in Gaza alternately misstates the facts, omits them or misrepresents them ("Israel continues Gaza...

Where do their loyalties lie? [Letter]

Your article about U.S. citizens serving in the Israeli Defense Forces doesn't address where their loyalty lies. Is it with Israel or with...

Sprucing Baltimore up for the tourists [Letter]

There an anecdote back in the U.K. that wherever the royal family went, it always smelled of fresh paint. Sounds like visitors arriving by...

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