One dead, eight injured by falling trees at Carroll County summer camp during storm

1 dead, 8 injured by falling trees at Carroll Co. camp during storm

One child was killed and eight others were injured by falling tree branches at a Christian summer camp in Carroll County during Tuesday night's storm, a fire department spokesman said.

Wei-Yin Chen available out of the bullpen in tonight's game vs. the Nationals

In an emergency, left-hander Wei-Yin Chen could pitch out of the bullpen for the Orioles tonight against the Washington Nationals at Camden Yards.

Summer outdoor movie festivals [Pictures]

Looking to catch a great flick under the stars? These outdoor movie series will keep you entertained all summer long.

With A.J. Pierzynski available, Dan Duquette happy with Orioles' catching situation

With A.J. Pierzynski available, Dan Duquette happy with catching situation

A veteran catcher is available after the Boston Red Sox designated A.J. Pierzynski for assignment before Wednesday's game, but the Orioles don't appear interested in pursuing him at this point.

Transforming cars and lives

Transforming cars and lives

Men enrolled in auto-detailing program dream of full-time work and an escape from drugs and violence.

Anne Arundel campers sickened by chemicals in pool | VIDEO

City seeks to curb pre-K and kindergarten suspensions

Crumbs closing all its cupcake shops including three in Baltimore

Crumbs closing all its cupcake shops including three in Baltimore

The Wall Street Journal is reporting: Gourmet cupcake shop Crumbs Bake Shop Inc. said it is closing all stores, including three in the Baltimore area, and ceasing operation following years of financial trouble.

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The eclectic farms of Baltimore farm-to-table [Pictures]

The eclectic farms of Baltimore farm-to-table [Pictures]

A look at five types of area farmers helping to propel the foodie movement.

For Neon Trees singer, honesty leads to confidence

For Neon Trees singer, honesty leads to confidence

'Pop Psychology' quartet headlines Rams Head Live on Friday.

Versatile role envisioned for Dennis Pitta

Versatile role envisioned for Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta in new offensive system

Dennis Pitta expects to have a versatile role in Gary Kubiak's offense, including splitting out as an extra wide receiver, working out of the backfield and lining up as a traditional tight end.

Argentina beats the Netherlands on PKs for spot in World Cup final

Yankees' Masahiro Tanaka placed on DL, won't face O's on Sunday night

Arundel school board censures former member Peterson for 'startling' remarks

Arundel school board censures former member Peterson for 'startling' remarks

A former Anne Arundel County school board member says he'll resign from a school system ethics panel after being censured by the board for comments he made last month, including a reference to then-interim superintendent Mamie Perkins as "Aunt...

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