Assateague's mane event follows a tradition spanning generations

Assateague's mane event follows a tradition spanning generations 

After 89 years, the pony swim follows a strict tradition. About 150 ponies are herded from their year-round home on Assateague Island across a channel to Chincoteague, where they are paraded through the streets to the island's carnival grounds.

Orioles should stay the course, hold on to their top prospects

The club is growing some special players, and they might already be good enough make that deep playoff run this year.

Ray Rice faces fan fallout

Some are tossing his jersey, others remain loyal after domestic violence case.

Kevin Gausman shines as Orioles hold on for 4-3 win over Los Angeles Angels

Kevin Gausman shines as Orioles hold on for 4-3 win over Los Angeles Angels 

Rookie right-hander Kevin Gausman's bid for perfection ended in the fifth inning, but he still was pretty good Wednesday night in the Orioles' 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels.

Darren O'Day, Zach Britton continue dominant stretch in Wednesday's win 

A's acquire Lester, Gomes from Red Sox for Cespedes: reports

Cool July, hot Orioles, and nothing's better

Dan Rodricks: Cool July, hot Orioles, and nothing's better 

A walk to the ballgame always goes well when your team's in first place.

Agencies report top 10 consumer complaints in U.S.

Agencies report top 10 consumer complaints in U.S.

Do-not-call violations and telemarketing abuses ranked as the fastest-growing consumer complaints last year, according to a report released Wednesday.

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Vampire facials are said to refresh and heal

Vampire facials are said to refresh and heal 

Treatment using patient's own blood has anecdotal success but not a lot of data.

HBO picks up six-hour miniseries on race from David Simon

HBO picks up six-hour miniseries on race from David Simon 

'Show Me a Hero' will film in New York where events took place.

Brent Urban suffered a long-term injury to his right knee, sources say

Sources: Ravens rookie Brent Urban's knee injury will keep him out long-term 

Ravens rookie defensive lineman Brent Urban suffered a right knee injury at training camp Wednesday that is expected to keep him off the field for a long period of time, according to NFL sources.

Howard Green Jobs program provides cash, experience for disadvantaged teens

Howard Green Jobs program provides cash, experience for disadvantaged teens

To say Lourdemilla Dorsainvin has had an interesting, productive summer job is like saying Germany had an interesting, productive World Cup tournament. 

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Paul Ryan breaks the silence surrounding poverty in America [Commentary]

Paul Ryan breaks the silence surrounding poverty in America [Commentary]

Cover your eyes and hide the kids: A Republican is talking poverty.

Health Secretary Sharfstein to join Hopkins

Health Secretary Sharfstein to join Hopkins 

Dr. Joshua M. Sharfstein said Wednesday he plans to leave his post as secretary of the state Department of Health and Mental Hygiene,...

Rep. Paul Ryan's anti-poverty plan is heartfelt but unworkable [Letter]

Michael Peroutka represents our values [Letter]

Reid, Pelosi and The Sun — all subversives [Letter]

When is The Sun going to do an expose about the lack of a responsible leader in the U.S. Senate (formerly known as the most revered...

Privatization not the answer to Social Security's computer woes [Letter]

Letter writer Thomas F. McDonough has it all wrong ("Social Security boondoggle proves conservatives' point," July 29).

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