Marijuana possession now a fine, but prosecutors see complications

Marijuana possession now a fine, but prosecutors see complications 

Starting today, you can no longer be arrested in Maryland for possessing a small amount of marijuana.

Together since 2008, Adam Jones and Nick Markakis lead Orioles into playoffs

They have different personalities. But when the two take the field together, they have one purpose: capturing the Orioles' first World Series title in 31 years.

20 key moments from the Orioles' season [Pictures]

Highlighting 20 important moments from the Orioles' 2014 season (so far) 

On the way to the Orioles' first American League East division title since 1997, there were several highlights (and lowlights). Here is a look at some of the key moments as the club gained its second playoff berth in the last three seasons.

Ottobar plans benefit event for Tom Malenski

Ottobar plans benefit event for Tom Malenski 

On Oct. 11, the Ottobar will host a benefit event for staff member Tom Malenski.

Evacuation route eyed for Cove Point gas plant

Evacuation route eyed for Cove Point gas plant 

The energy company Dominion said Tuesday that it is exploring developing an alternate evacuation route for some residential neighbors of its proposed Cove Point liquefied natural gas plant, prompting opponents to question anew assertions by the...

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'It's never just about baseball'

'It's never just about baseball'

Generations of Orioles fans reflect on passing down a love of the team.

'Law & Order: SVU' pulls from Ray Rice scandal

'Law & Order: SVU' pulls from Ray Rice scandal

The scandal involving former Ravens running back Ray Rice will be the latest headline to receive fictionalized treatment.

Unlike 2012, Orioles hitters seek to avoid power outage in postseason this year

Unlike 2012, Orioles hitters seek to avoid power outage in postseason this year 

The Orioles have hit at least 200 home runs in three straight seasons for the first time in club history. But there is a question whether their biggest weapon will work in the postseason.

Edsall talks about Terps' concussion protocol 

Ravens' Jeremy Butler makes appearance to benefit Leukemia and Lymphoma Society 

Grave concerns as volunteers take stock of Howard's abandoned cemeteries

Grave concerns as volunteers take stock of Howard's abandoned cemeteries

When Jim Kuttler goes on a quest for a gravesite, he never knows what he might find. But it's best, he's discovered, to come prepared.

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Pact with Afghanistan  [Editorial]

Pact with Afghanistan [Editorial] 

The signing of a long-delayed bilateral security agreement between the U.S. and Afghanistan today means the U.S. won't again find itself in the same situation it faced two years ago in Iraq, where the failure to reach a similar accord precipitated...

Dallas ambulance crew exposed to Ebola patient test negative for virus

Dallas ambulance crew exposed to Ebola patient test negative for virus

All three members of the Dallas ambulance crew exposed to a patient who developed Ebola have tested negative for the virus, the City...

Officials call for tougher penalties for police brutality

Officials call for tougher penalties for police brutality 

State and local politicians continued the call Monday for heightened scrutiny of Baltimore police officers who are the focus of brutality allegations, urging tougher penalties for offenders and greater disclosure of internal discipline.

Norway and the northern lights

Norway and the northern lights

Drugs didn't help Chris Davis' game [Letter]

When the news of Chris Davis' 25-game suspension broke, a good friend of mine commented that a "player should only be suspended if the drugs...

Baltimore should adopt star-spangled slogan [Letter]

If Baltimore can repeat the successes of Sailabration and the Star-Spangled Spectacular on a continuing basis, what an achievement it...

What does all that campaign cash actually buy? [Letter]

Much attention is being paid to the relative fundraising prowess of the candidates and their cash-on-hand advantages as the election...

Tired of too much information about Ray Rice and his wife [Letter]

We've heard about Ray Rice, the NFL and the Ravens ad nauseam. Enough already!

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