Orioles add first group of reinforcements for stretch run as rosters expand Monday

Orioles add first group of reinforcements for stretch run as rosters expand Monday 

The Orioles added right-handed pitchers Evan Meek, pictured, and Kevin Gausman, left-hander Joe Saunders and utility player Kelly Johnson to their active roster before Monday's game.

Durant spurns Under Armour to return to Nike

Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Kevin Durant spurned overtures from Under Armour and will sign a new shoe deal with basketball giant Nike.

Video shows fight on Horseshoe Casino's first weekend

A fight broke out inside Baltimore's Horseshoe Casino on the first weekend after its grand opening.

Gunmen seize government ministries as Libya spirals further into chaos

Maryland eyed for data center with power plant

Five injured in Ocean Pines boat explosion

Falling tree kills Howard County man

Police identify weekend homicide victims

Anne Arundel police arrest brothers in Severn stabbing

Peter Schmuck's latest Orioles grades

Peter Schmuck's latest Orioles grades 

Every Monday during the regular season, Baltimore Sun columnist Peter Schmuck grades the cumulative performance of the Orioles in six major areas during the previous week.

Problem gambling center mounts campaign urging restraint

Problem gambling center mounts campaign urging restraint 

Bythella V. Johnson lost so much — about $3,000 — on slot machines during a recent trip to Atlantic City with her husband, Gary, to celebrate their 46th wedding anniversary that he threatened to cut the trip short if she didn't ease up.

Baltimore architecture firm looks to Rockies

Baltimore architecture firm looks to Rockies

A Baltimore architecture firm founded in 1977 by two Park School graduates and a friend has nearly doubled in size in the last two years, making its most ambitious bid for greater reach last month when it announced the expansion of its footprint to...

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Ravens rookie lineman John Urschel 'honored' to make the team's active roster

Ravens rookie lineman John Urschel 'honored' to make the team's active roster 

When the Ravens made their decisions Saturday, rookie guard John Urschel survived the final major roster cutdown. He's now one of the team's backups along the offensive line.

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Reviews planned Wednesday for more Perryman industrial development, Winters Run G.C. houses

Reviews planned Wednesday for more Perryman industrial development, Winters Run G.C. houses

Plans to subdivide an undeveloped tract in Perryman for more large industrial buildings or warehouses near Aberdeen Proving Ground and a cluster of five houses off Tollgate Road in Bel Air will be reviewed by the Harford County Development Advisory...

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Port suffers a setback  [Editorial]

Port suffers a setback [Editorial]

While this week's decision to abandon the proposed $95 million intermodal rail facility at the Mount Clare yard in Southwest Baltimore may be regarded as a big victory for neighbors in Morrell Park and elsewhere who strongly opposed it, the...

Study discovers households marked by 'signature' bacteria

Study discovers households marked by 'signature' bacteria 

Families and roommates share plenty — food, bathrooms, dishes. A study published Thursday adds a less visible but ubiquitous item to...

Filings reveal cash on hand for potential Baltimore mayoral candidates

Filings reveal cash on hand for potential Baltimore mayoral candidates 

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake leads the money race against potential future political opponents with more than $350,000 on hand, a review of the most recent campaign finance reports shows.

Molten salt reactor technology is the future of nuclear power [Letter]

Commentator Dan Ervin could not be more correct in his views on the future of energy: We cannot have clean, base-load energy without...

Congress must act to stop the atrocities committed by ISIS [Letter]

The U.S. faces a difficult decision with serious long-term implications regarding ISIS, the radical Islamic group that recently beheaded...

Importance of 'memory fitness' [Letter]

When I came to Baltimore-based Erickson Living to work as a public relations summer intern, I imagined I would enrich my professional...

U.S. can't pay for world's kids [Letter]

We have enough children here in our own country that out tax dollars can not take care of and I see kids that are born and raised in this...

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