Group home for disabled children struggled to provide adequate care

LifeLine, which landed millions in state contracts, had been disciplined for inadequate care.

Orioles beat the New York Yankees, 3-1, in rain-shortened game to end first half

Orioles beat the New York Yankees, 3-1, in rain-shortened game to end first half

After 2-hour, 22-minute delay, club heads into All-Star break with four-game lead in AL East.

Ubaldo Jimenez needs rehab assignment; won't start for Orioles during road trip

Ubaldo Jimenez needs rehab assignment; won't start for Orioles during road trip

Buck Showalter said right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez, who is on the 15-day disabled list with a right ankle sprain, was tentative while throwing Sunday and, therefore, will need a rehab assignment.

For more college freshmen, an offer to start a semester late

For more college freshmen, an offer to start a semester late

As the fall semester began at Towson University last year, Erin Garnes settled into one of the dormitories and signed up for clubs and other school activities.

Power plants coming to electricity-hungry region

Power plants coming to electricity hungry region

Maryland, which imports a large chunk of its power, has new plants in the queue amid a years-long industry battle

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Forget a pump part? Vending machine solves breastfeeding mothers' dilemma

Vending machine for breastfeeding mothers

Every working breastfeeding mother has had it happen: You're ready to pump when you discover you forgot a crucial piece of equipment.

'House of Cards,' 'Veep,' 'Treme,' Josh Charles earn major Emmy nominations

House of Cards, Veep, Treme, Josh Charles earn major Emmy nominations

There was a strong Baltimore flavor to the nominations for the 2014 Emmys announced today.

World Cup: Germany takes note of Juergen Klinsmann's contributions

Germany takes note of Juergen Klinsmann's contributions as coach

U.S. Coach Juergen Klinsmann wasn't with the German team in person when it won the World Cup on Sunday. But he was certainly there in spirit and influence.

Paint It! Ellicott City [Pictures]

Paint It! Ellicott City [Pictures]

Ellicott City hosts the town's annual open air painting celebration. The event began on Friday and runs through Monday.

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Jobs in health care [Pictures]

Jobs in health care [Pictures]

Learn about the wide variety of careers in the health-care field in the words of local professionals.

Towson misrepresented plans for softball stadium [Letter]

One would hope that our state universities and their leaders would possess high integrity. The Rodgers Forge community has found that not to...

Border crisis is Obama's mess [Letter]

President Barack Obama first gives the "come on" signal to these Central American countries. So they take him up on it and overwhelm our...

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