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.

Region's movie theaters staging a comeback

With today's opening of a 15-screen Cinemark theater in Towson, Baltimore and its immediate area is home to nearly 60 movie screens.

Bud Norris gives up five runs in return from DL as Orioles lose, 6-2, to the Nationals

Bud Norris gives up five runs in return from DL as Orioles lose, 6-2, to the Nationals

On Wednesday against the Nationals, Bud Norris struggled through his shortest outing of the year. He failed to get an out in the fifth, and Orioles pitchers gave up three homers in a 6-2 loss.

Once a Laurel landmark, sanitarium now forgotten

Once a Laurel landmark, sanitarium now forgotten

Much of the information on the Internet about the long-gone Laurel Sanitarium is riddled with errors and repeats old rumors and myths.

Port employers take longshoremen to court seeking strike damages

Port employers take longshoremen to court seeking strike damages

Lawsuit demanding payment of $3.8 million could affect ongoing contract negotiations.

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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.

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

Ravens rookie inside 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, where he's competing with 2013 second-round pick Arthur Brown.

Thunderstorms rip through Harford Tuesday, Wednesday

Thunderstorms rip through Harford Tuesday, Wednesday

Darlington resident Jackie Curry estimates she was "about four seconds from death" Tuesday evening when a tree fell on her property and nearly crushed her while she was on her riding mower.

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America's refugee crisis [Editorial]

The flood of unaccompanied minors from Central America across the United States' southern border in recent months has raised a knotty problem for Congress and President Barack Obama: What do you call thousands of children illegally entering the...

Study shows minimally invasive surgery underused

Study shows minimally invasive surgery underused

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