Osprey attempts to build nest in front of traffic camera near Bay Bridge

In the contest between bird and traffic camera, it's a question of which will blink first. A persistent osprey has been trying since late last week to build a nest in front of a traffic camera.

St. Pius X parishioners recall role in 1995 visit of Pope John Paul II

Pope John Paul II's canonization on Sunday will hold special meaning for Marylanders who helped organize his Baltimore visit.

Previewing UFC 172 bouts

Kevin Richardson breaks down the fights on the card for UFC 172 Saturday night, including light heavyweight champion Jon Jones vs. Glover Teixeira.

Even when getting ahead, Orioles starters struggling with pitch counts

Even when getting ahead, Orioles starters are struggling with high pitch counts

Tuesday night's 9-3 loss to the Blue Jays marked the fifth time in the past six games that an Orioles starter has failed to go six full innings. It's an increasingly common storyline for the O's.

30 years ago: Robert Gallo discovers the cause of AIDS

30 years ago: Robert Gallo discovers the cause of AIDS

It's been 30 years since federal health officials announced that a team led by Dr. Robert C. Gallo had likely discovered the cause of AIDS.

Under Armour will open New York Brand House store this week

Under Armour will open New York Brand House store this week

Under Armour plans the official opening of its New York City Brand House store for later this week.

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Navy baseball players sing 'Frozen' duet in hilarious video

Navy baseball players sing 'Frozen' duet in hilarious video

Maybe it's the party talking or the chocolate fondue, but these Navy baseball players lip syncing "Love is an Open Door" from "Frozen."

A reminder of the Ravens' 2014 opponents (before the schedule comes out)

A reminder of the Ravens' 2014 opponents (before full schedule comes out tonight)

The NFL will announce the full 2014 schedule tonight at 8 p.m. Here's a reminder of the opponents that the Ravens will face.

Laurel's new communications director focuses on city's TV station

Laurel's new communications director focuses on city's TV station

When the city's new director of communications, Audrey Barnes, was considering taking the job last month, she decided to become reacquainted with her hometown.

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The PARCC test is a welcome change [Commentary]

The PARCC test is a welcome change [Commentary]

While no standardized test can ever truly measure all that a child has learned or can do, the new Partnership for the Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) exam represents a vast improvement over the Maryland School Assessments...

Susan Reimer: A grandmother for president [Commentary]

Pay up, Kamenetz [Editorial]

Getting past Michigan [Editorial]

Nearly 7 in 10 Americans say health plans should cover birth control

Nearly 7 in 10 Americans say health plans should cover birth control

Among the various provisions of the Affordable Care Act, few are as controversial as the one requiring health insurance providers to include...

Somerset Co. wind farm needs more scrutiny [Letter]

The Republicans like their 'wedgies' [Letter]

For me, Robert L. Ehrlich Jr.'s weekly columns are tiring. I now only read the headlines to get their general gist. One can generally figure...

Criticism of Obama is not racism [Letter]

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