After partial tear of ligament, Manny Machado said he had no choice but season-ending knee surgery

Manny Machado said he had no choice but season-ending knee surgery 

CHICAGO — Once an MRI revealed a partially torn ligament in his right knee, Orioles third baseman Manny Machado knew it was possible that his season was over. But with the Orioles on the verge of their first American League East title in 17...

More from Orioles third baseman Manny Machado on his surgery 

Orioles right-hander Miguel Gonzalez back with major league club 

Md. college campus police also getting military surplus gear

Md. college campus police also getting military surplus gear 

Three campus police departments in Maryland now own surplus military gear including "riot type" shotguns, M16 assault rifles and an armored truck under a Defense Department program that's sparked new controversy this month.

Spending jumps during back-to-college season

Spending jumps during back-to-college season 

At the Target in Baltimore's Mondawmin Mall, megaphone-shaped "college" signs hang over aisles stocked with must-haves for students living on their own, such as mini-refrigerators, desk lamps and six-packs of ramen noodles.

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Top 10 things to eat at the Maryland State Fair [Pictures]

Top 10 things to eat at the Maryland State Fair [Pictures] 

Here are our favorite things to eat at the Maryland State Fair, including one new treat -- deep-fried Berger cookies.

Emmy nominees stand tall, but NBC sells telecast short

Z on TV: Emmy nominees stand tall, but NBC sells telecast short 

Network airs show a month early and on a weeknight.

Nickel Package: Five Things to Watch in the Ravens' preseason game vs. Redskins

Nickel Package: Five things to watch in Ravens' preseason game vs. Washington 

As the Ravens (2-0) prepare to play the Washington Redskins (2-0) at M&T Bank Stadium Saturday night, here's Baltimore Sun reporter Aaron Wilson's checklist of things to watch.

WR Stefon Diggs is a star, but Terps coaches want more of a student 

Takeaways from Terps' preseason camp 

Arundel chief says he disagrees with union donation supporting Ferguson officer

Arundel chief says he disagrees with union donation supporting Ferguson officer 

Anne Arundel County Police Chief Kevin Davis has criticized his officers' union for making a donation in support of a Missouri police officer who fatally shot a teenager.

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Ferguson officer's legal defense fund [Poll]

As of early afternoon Friday, nearly $230,000 had been raised online from 5,756 donors -- including $1,070 from the Anne Arundel County police union -- for Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson, who shot and killed unarmed, African American teen Michael Brown, sparking days of protest and unrest. Should the local union have contributed?

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