Chris Davis hits a solo homer in top of 10th as Orioles beat the Mariners, 2-1

Chris Davis hits a solo homer in the 10th as Orioles beat the Mariners, 2-1 

Chris Davis hit a homer in the top of the 10th, his 17th of the season, to help the Orioles defeat the Mariners, 2-1, at Safeco Field.

City plans to sell parking garages to raise money for rec centers 

City plans to sell parking garages to raise money for rec centers

Sale of four downtown garages expected to bring up to $60 million, officials say.

In economically pressed Sparrows Point, waiting for food 

In economically pressed area, waiting for food

'Pantry on the go' -- organized by steelworker families after their mill closed -- taps a deep need in the broader community

Orioles' Ubaldo Jimenez scheduled to begin minor league rehabilitation assignment next week

Orioles' Ubaldo Jimenez scheduled to begin minor league rehabilitation assignment next week 

SEATTLE — Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez (right ankle sprain) threw a two-inning, simulated game before Friday’s game against the Seattle Mariners and is scheduled to begin a minor league rehabilitation assignment next week.

'Star-Spangled Banner' writer had complex record on race

'Star-Spangled Banner' writer had complex record on race 

First biography of Francis Scott Key in 75 years chronicles a man who gave free legal help to slaves but helped spark a race riot.

BWI to offer travelers rewards for shopping, parking and dining in airport

BWI to offer travelers rewards for shopping, parking and dining in airport

Travelers passing through BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport can now earn frequent flyer miles and hotel rewards points without ever stepping foot on an airplane.

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Upcoming concerts include Iggy Azalea, Janelle Monae, Kiss and more.

Jimmy Smith says he'll talk about arrest when matter is settled

Ravens CB Jimmy Smith says he'll talk about arrest when matter is settled 

Ravens cornerback Jimmy Smith spoke to reporters for the first time since his July 12 arrest, but revealed little about the incident that resulted in him getting cited for failure to obey a lawful order.

Coalition brings solar energy co-ops to Baltimore area

Coalition brings solar energy co-ops to Baltimore area

Amanda Kilian finds the idea of installing solar panels on the roof of her house intriguing. She likes the notion of saving money on her electricity bill. She appreciates using a renewable energy source like the sun. But, she wants to find out more.

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Youth placement is overused [Commentary]

For years I have been a strong advocate for Maryland's most vulnerable people, especially for our youth. In 2013, the Maryland Department of Juvenile Services commissioned a comprehensive report that identified gaps in services for youth in the...

New playground intended to help autistic children build social skills

New playground intended to help autistic children build social skills 

Inviting a friend to play on a tire swing can be difficult for autistic children, but with special kinds of playgrounds cropping up in...

Pelosi, The Sun offer distractions from real issues [Letter]

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi met with the editorial board of The Sun and educated them, who in turn educated us, on the important...

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...

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