Stephen A. Smith derided for comments about Ray Rice case

Stephen A. Smith derided for comments about Ray Rice case

ESPN host implied that women provoke domestic violence.

'Star-Spangled Banner' writer had complex record on race

Nowadays, almost no one sings the third verse of Francis Scott Key's "The Star-Spangled Banner," and for good reason.

Chris Davis hits a solo homer in top of 10th as Orioles beat the Mariners, 2-1

Chris Davis hit a homer in the top of the 10th, his 17th of the season, to help the Orioles defeat the Mariners, 2-1, at Safeco Field.

Matchup with 'King Felix' brings out best in Orioles right-hander Kevin Gausman

Matchup with 'King Felix' brings out best in Orioles right-hander Kevin Gausman

SEATTLE — Pitching against arguably the best pitcher in the American League on Friday night brought out the best in Orioles right-hander Kevin Gausman.

Baltimore-area advocates paying close attention to Gaza conflict

Baltimore-area advocates paying close attention to Gaza conflict 

Marylanders have close ties to Israelis, Palestinians.

BWI to offer travelers rewards for shopping, parking and dining in airport

BWI to offer travelers rewards for shopping, parking and dining in airport

Travelers passing through BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport can now earn frequent flyer miles and hotel rewards points without ever stepping foot on an airplane.

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Baltimore summer concerts [Pictures]

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Jimmy Smith says he'll talk about arrest when matter is settled

Ravens CB Jimmy Smith says he'll talk about arrest when matter is settled 

Ravens cornerback Jimmy Smith spoke to reporters for the first time since his July 12 arrest, but revealed little about the incident that resulted in him getting cited for failure to obey a lawful order.

Harford Farm Fair returns July 31 through Aug. 3

Harford Farm Fair returns July 31 through Aug. 3

Farm Fair Week is arriving in Harford County.

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Youth placement is overused [Commentary]

For years I have been a strong advocate for Maryland's most vulnerable people, especially for our youth. In 2013, the Maryland Department of Juvenile Services commissioned a comprehensive report that identified gaps in services for youth in the...

New playground intended to help autistic children build social skills

New playground intended to help autistic children build social skills 

Inviting a friend to play on a tire swing can be difficult for autistic children, but with special kinds of playgrounds cropping up in...

A case for the death penalty [Letter]

There is a reason even some libertarians support the death penalty, albeit in highly restricted cases. That's because of situations just...

U.S. kids shortchanged by immigrants [Letter]

Pelosi, The Sun offer distractions from real issues [Letter]

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi met with the editorial board of The Sun and educated them, who in turn educated us, on the important...

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