Mike Preston's observations from the Ravens' first full practice of training camp

Mike Preston's observations from the Ravens' first full-team practice of camp 

Baltimore Sun columnist Mike Preston offers his take on Torrey Smith, Jah Reid, Steve Smith, Haloti Ngata and more following the first full practice of Ravens Training Camp in Owings Mills.

Social Security computer system still not working after six years

Nearly $300 million was spent to develop a computer system to speed processing of disability claims, but the system still isn't working, a report says.

More unseasonably cool air to descend on eastern U.S. next week

More unseasonably cool air to descend on eastern U.S. next week

Call it the return of the summer "polar vortex" if you want -- a mass of cool, dry air from the north is forecast to bring more unseasonably cool temperatures.

Wei-Yin Chen, Delmon Young lead Orioles to 4-0 win over Mariners in series opener

Wei-Yin Chen, Delmon Young lead Orioles to 4-0 win over Mariners in series opener 

Orioles left-hander Wei-Yin Chen pitched eight shutout innings to earn his 11th win of the season, and designated hitter Delmon Young hit a three-run home run in the Orioles' 4-0 victory.

Tech camps, other programs hope to keep girls interested in STEM fields

Tech camps, other programs hope to keep girls interested in STEM fields 

Many girls' interest in science, technology, math and engineering wanes as they get older.

Auctions continue as luxury market struggles

Auctions continue as luxury market struggles 

Trophy homes typically take longer to sell than the average house. For sellers finally reaching the limit of their patience, that's where an auction comes in.

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Take 10 with Danny Barnycz, a man of experience

Take 10 with Danny Barnycz, a man of experience 

Barnycz, a Baltimore native and the founder of The Barnycz Group, is the global go-to guy when it comes to designing ahead-of-the-curve,...

'Video Games Live' comes to play this weekend with the BSO

'Video Games Live' comes to play this weekend with the BSO 

"Video Games Live" gives the symphonic treatment to music from 'Pac-Man,' 'Beyond Good & Evil' and everything in between.

NFL missed opportunity to send a message with Ray Rice suspension

Mike Preston: NFL missed chance to send a message with Ray Rice suspension 

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell sent the wrong message Thursday, especially when it comes to a very serious offense like domestic abuse. He could have sent a strong anti-abuse message, but whiffed.

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Goodbye, HSA  [Editorial]

Goodbye, HSA [Editorial] 

The Maryland state board of education's decision this week to replace the English and Algebra I High School Assessments with new tests tied to the Common Core curriculum predictably has sparked complaints that educators are moving too quickly to...

Sinai Hospital to address 'frequent fliers' to the emergency department

Sinai Hospital to address 'frequent fliers' to the emergency department 

Grant program helps to boost preventive care, cut emergency usage

We're spending money on child immigrants in the wrong place [Letter]

I'm familiar with St. Vincent's Villa's facilities and the great work they do. Theirs is the first location, in Maryland at least, that...

Not sorry to see Beretta leave [Letter]

Cardin must drop support for more Iran sanctions [Letter]

O'Malley may have helped Beretta make up its mind to leave Md. [Letter]

It seems there is no love lost between Gov. Martin O'Malley and the munitions manufacturer Beretta, which is relocating its manufacturing...

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