U.S. senators call on NFL, Ravens to revise 'inadequate' punishment for Rice

U.S. senators call on NFL, Ravens to revise 'inadequate' punishment for Rice 

Three U.S. Senators sent letters to the Baltimore Ravens and the National Football League on Thursday criticizing what they called "plainly inadequate" punishment for star running back Ray Rice.

Boyfriend allegedly wrapped body in tarp, then dropped it along road 

Boyfriend allegedly wrapped body in tarp, then dropped it along road

Dorothy Grubb said she feared her boyfriend would kill her. She wrote in court papers that he threatened to do that, then throw her in his truck and drive off...

State jewel: 10 questions with Jade Kenny, Miss Maryland 2014

Jade Kenny competes in next month's Miss America competition in Atlantic City.

Orioles players say addtion of Andrew Miller 'just makes us better'

Orioles players say addtion of Andrew Miller 'just makes us better' 

The Orioles' trade with the Boston Red Sox on Thursday that added left-handed reliever Andrew Miller to the bullpen was received with positive reviews in the clubhouse, both for what he does on the mound and what he won't be doing...

Bengies Drive-In appeal denied

Bengies Drive-In appeal denied

Bengies owner D. Edward Vogel pledged to appeal the decision to the Maryland Court of Appeals.

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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.

Ray Rice's apology allows the healing process to begin

Mike Preston: Ray Rice's apology to his wife allows the healing process to begin 

Ravens running back Ray Rice apologized to his wife Thursday at training camp. That's one thing he had to do before most of us could respect him again and allow him to move on with his life.

Pasadena goes back to the good book for latest 'Godspell' production

Pasadena goes back to the good book for latest 'Godspell' production

Pasadena Theatre Company has an enduring affection for the 1971 musical "Godspell" that ensures the company returns to the show every few years.

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Southern discomfort [Editorial]

Southern discomfort [Editorial]

Supporters of the League of the South can debate all they want whether their organization is truly a neo-Confederate hate group, as the Southern Poverty Law Center has classified them, but it would be much harder to argue that it isn’t an...

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,...

Blame Kamenetz for overzealous police [Letter]

In the recent editorial, "...

No peace in Gaza until Hamas is defeated [Letter]

There is only one solution to the crisis in Gaza, and that is the complete destruction of Hamas and its replacement by a government...

The end result of unlimited illegal immigration [Letter]

The problem isn't the 57,000 or so illegal immigrant children who have crossed the border recently, or the 12 million illegal immigrants who...

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Attorneys for Maureen McDonnell and her husband, former Virginia Gov. Robert F. McDonnell, told a jury this week that the couple wasn't scheming to get rich by abusing the prestige of the governor's office, but rather that Mrs. McDonnell had a "crush" on an executive and couldn't help but allow the man to lavish $150,000 in gifts on the pair while they happened to promote his diet supplement. Is that plausible?

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