New rules require disabled drivers to pay for handicap spots

New rules require disabled drivers to pay for handicap spots in Baltimore

Disabled drivers will have to begin paying for parking in parts of Baltimore beginning today, under Project Space, an initiative aimed at combating theft of handicap placards.

'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 this morning.

Ravens rookie linebacker C.J. Mosley making bid to start immediately

The Ravens' first-round NFL draft pick this year is making his bid for an immediate starting job at weak-side inside linebacker.

Some thoughts on the Orioles' trade possibilities, A.J. Pierzynski and more

Some thoughts on the Orioles' trade possibilities, A.J. Pierzynski and more

The Baltimore Sun's Dan Connolly shares his thoughts on the Orioles' interest in Rockies left-hander Jorge De La Rosa and other possibilities as the July 31 nonwaiver trade deadline nears.

Hazard County Hellions bring roller derby to Harford County

Hazard County Hellions bring roller derby to Harford County

There's a new group of skaters in town, and they're ready to roll.

Baltimore-area home sales rise in June

Baltimore-area home sales rise in June

More homes sold in the Baltimore region in June than in any month for the last seven years, while median prices and available inventory also increased slightly, according to a report released Thursday.

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Baltimore fashion heats up this summer

Baltimore fashion heats up this summer

Events near Artscape and in the Inner Harbor planned

New theaters proposed for block of N. Howard Street

New theaters proposed for block of N. Howard Street

Group of small companies hopes to reclaim abandoned buildings.

With solo home run Wednesday, Manny Machado continues recent success

With solo home run Wednesday, Manny Machado continues his recent success

After hitting just four home runs in his first 50 games this season, Orioles third baseman Manny Machado has five in his last eight games. He's also feeling more comfortable in the field.

Partnerships key for Columbia Association President Matthews

Partnerships key for Columbia Association President Matthews

Milton Matthews took over as president and CEO of the Columbia Association a month ago, so he asks that you forgive that he's not 100 percent up-to-speed on the complex inner workings of CA.

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Stop griping and get a grip [Commentary]

Stop griping and get a grip [Commentary]

I came of age in 1980, just as the women's movement hit its full stride, and those were the days. At my first real job I had sign that read: "Women have to do twice as much to be thought of half as good as men; luckily, this is not difficult."

Study shows minimally invasive surgery underused

Study shows minimally invasive surgery underused

Open surgeries lead to poorer outcomes, but laparoscopic procedures not always chosen

Root of conflict is not Palestinian independence [Letter]

The Sun's concern that "what has been a conflict between the Jewish state and aspirations for a Palestinian one is turning into a war...

No amnesty for illegal immigrants [Letter]

We must secure our borders now before it is to late. Our country is in great peril, and if the Democrats and the current administration...

Obama's disastrous immigration policy [Letter]

I'm a senior citizen, and I'm proud of my country. I believe in the rule of law and expect it to be upheld. I'm appalled that President...

Andy Harris' conservative hypocrisy [Letter]

While I sympathize with the sentiment, the call from some in the District of Columbia to boycott Rep. Andy Harris' district is a classic...

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