With chance at AL's top seed, Orioles look for ways to rest some key players

With chance at AL's top seed, Orioles look for ways to rest some key players 

Now that the Orioles have clinched the American League East title, the regular season is all over but the roster shuffling.

Lawyer helping to revamp public defender's office among grant winners 

Lawyer training Maryland public defenders among MacArthur grant winners

A law professor whose organization is helping Maryland's public defender system revamp itself is among 21 winners MacArthur Foundation "genius" grants.

Ravens' Chris Canty hopes that NFL implementing HGH testing will set a level playing field 

Ravens' Chris Canty hopes that NFL implementing HGH testing will set a level playing field

Now that the NFL and the NFL Players Association have implemented human growth hormone testing as part of a revised performance-enhancing drug policy, Ravens...

Harbaugh texts congratulatory message to Buck Showalter 

LIVE COVERAGE: DOT officer struck by vehicle

Balto. Co. man accused of plotting to kill judge faces more charges 

Orioles nearly double normal TV audience for Tuesday's game

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford diagnosed with rare, difficult cancer

With 8-2 win Tuesday, Orioles clinch first American League East title since 1997

With 8-2 win Tuesday, Orioles clinch first American League East title since 1997 

After the Orioles drained bottles of champagne inside the home clubhouse of Camden Yards, leaving behind not a dry spot in a room littered with corks and empty beer bottles, they ran toward the dugout for a postgame party that Baltimore had long...

New Jersey Gov. Christie comes to Maryland for Hogan

New Jersey Gov. Christie to raise money for Hogan

Republican gubernatorial nominee Larry Hogan will get a helping hand today from one of his party's best-known figures.

Two cases of Legionnaires' disease linked to Econo Lodge in Ocean City

Towson Bike Beltway officially open to riders

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 amid an improving job market and solid demand.

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Orioles manager Buck Showalter and his basset hounds [Pictures]

Orioles manager Buck Showalter and his basset hounds [Pictures] 

See pictures of Orioles manager Buck Showalter and his basset hounds Sader, Webster, Jasper and Opie.

Best of 'Only in Baltimore' submissions [Pictures]

Best of 'Only in Baltimore' submissions [Pictures]

We want to see the photos that make you shrug and say "Only in Baltimore."

Five Ravens stats that stand out ahead of Sunday's game against Cleveland

Five Ravens stats that stand out ahead of Sunday's game against Cleveland 

As the Ravens prepare to face their third consecutive AFC North rival this week, Baltimore Sun reporter Jon Meoli looks at five key stats going into the game against Cleveland.

Browns RB Terrance West looks forward to facing hometown team 

Terps 'always' trying to create touches for Stefon Diggs, Deon Long 

Harford Orioles fans celebrate with new American League East Title gear

Harford Orioles fans celebrate with new American League East Title gear

It may not have been the rush like when the Ravens won the Super Bowl in 2013, but Orioles fans were out in force in Harford County Wednesday buying gear to celebrate the Birds' 2014 American League East division title.

Adoptable pets at Baltimore-area shelters [Pictures]

Preservationists seek protection of historic home near Bel Air

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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...

Hospitals focus on preparedness as risk of Ebola spread increases

Hospitals focus on preparedness as risk of Ebola spread increases 

As health officials fail to contain West Africa's Ebola outbreak, recent scares at two Baltimore-area hospitals highlight the need for...

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...

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...

MPT salutes all who made Baltimore spectacular [Letter]

Our words weren't exactly, "Let's put on a show," but they could have been. Maryland Public Television is forever grateful to PBS, the...

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...

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

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