Hospitals focus on preparedness as risk of Ebola spread increases

Hospitals focus on preparedness as risk of Ebola spread increases 

Recent scares at two Baltimore-area hospitals highlight the need here and across the United States to prepare space and equipment for what some consider inevitable -- the arrival of the deadly Ebola virus here.

Mayor criticizes police handling of video case and calls for plan to address brutality

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said she had directed the police commissioner to develop a "comprehensive" plan to address brutality in the agency.

Steve Pearce hits two home runs as Orioles sweep Blue Jays with 6-1 win

Backed by a two-homer game from Steve Pearce, there was no hangover as the Orioles swept the Toronto Blue Jays with a 6-1 win.

With two more home runs Wednesday, Orioles' Steve Pearce won't stop

With two more home runs Wednesday, Orioles' Steve Pearce won't stop 

Steve Pearce got the message. The Orioles already have clinched the AL East. He was celebrating Tuesday night. But, to paraphrase what the kids like to say these days at Camden Yards, "Pearce Won't Stop."

Former Raven gives his Steeler brother a kidney

Former Raven gives his Steeler brother a kidney 

Three weeks after receiving a kidney transplant from his brother, a former Ravens' player, Chris Kemoeatu has heard all of the wisecracks.

Home builder confidence hits highest level in nine years

Home builder confidence hits highest level in nine years

An industry trade group reported Wednesday that optimism among builders of single-family homes is at its highest level since 2005.

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Johanna Argan of 'House of Cards' creates costumes that are veritable suits of armor.

Maryland brewers on pumpkin-spice beers [Pictures]

Maryland brewers on pumpkin-spice beers [Pictures] 

Five owners and brewmasters of Maryland breweries discuss the pumpkin-spice beer phenomenon and what sets their products apart from the competition.

Ravens optimistic cornerback Lardarius Webb can play Sunday vs. Browns

Ravens optimistic cornerback Lardarius Webb can play Sunday vs. Browns 

As the Ravens prepare to play the Cleveland Browns on Sunday, Lardarius Webb's status is again a question mark. However, there's plenty of optimism that the cornerback is ready to play.

New generation takes reins for Korean Festival

New generation takes reins for Korean Festival

Times have changed for the state's Korean-Americans since the immigration boom of the 1970s brought their ancestors to the Baltimore area.

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Bad cops and videotape  [Editorial]

Bad cops and videotape [Editorial] 

The suspension of a Baltimore City police officer this week after a videotape surfaced showing him violently assaulting a citizen in June appears to confirm what has become a depressing pattern: A brutal attack that should have merited a swift...

Columbia grandmother powerlifts her way to international recognition

Columbia grandmother powerlifts her way to international recognition 

Caryn Daniel on her way to compete in the Czech Republic

Towson University works to curb longstanding issues with drinking

Towson University works to curb longstanding issues with drinking 

One Towson University student drank so much alcohol he was unable to speak and threw up "without a pause" before passing out outside a nearby apartment complex, according to an anguished email his mother sent to university officials. Another...

Ray Rice, Penn State and the fickleness of punishment in the world of sports [Letter]

On Monday September 8, two off-field events in the world of sports garnered more attention than any competition on the field: the...

Ray Rice deserves a chance for redemption [Letter]

Where are the men and women who have committed heinous acts but have surmounted obstacles and turned their lives around? They must be out...

A tale of two Rays: Lewis gets a statue, Rice gets the shaft [Letter]

As a 92-year-old great grandmother, I have this to say about the Ray Rice situation:

Bisciotti was right to drop Rice [Letter]

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