With 5-2 victory over Toronto Blue Jays, Orioles on cusp of AL East title

With 5-2 victory over Toronto Blue Jays, Orioles on cusp of AL East title 

All the postseason math — all the talk of magic numbers and scoreboard watching — is now a thing of the past. Just one win now separates the Orioles and their first American League East division title since 1997.

Violent arrest by Baltimore police officer caught on video

A South Baltimore man filed a lawsuit Monday after a city police officer punched him repeatedly during an arrest in June.

Orioles, Blue Jays talk about Marcus Stroman's head-high pitch to Caleb Joseph

Orioles, Blue Jays talk about Marcus Stroman's head-high pitch to Caleb Joseph 

The big news Monday night was that the Orioles won again and have reduced their magic number for clinching the American League East to one over the Toronto Blue Jays. The New York Yankees have been eliminated from the division title hunt.

When rap lyrics become evidence

When rap lyrics become evidence 

Like many artists of his genre, East Baltimore rapper Young Moose uses his lyrics and music videos to depict the harsh reality of his surroundings, with images of men flashing guns, drugs and cash.

Expo to showcase all things 'natural'

Expo to showcase all things 'natural' 

After three years mixing, bottling and boxing natural personal care products to be sold in local shops at their home in Annapolis, Robert and Zoe Benzinger are poised for bigger things.

as of
DJIA
17031.14
+43.63
9/15/2014
NASDAQ
4518.9
-48.698
9/15/2014
S&P500
1984.13
-1.41
9/15/2014
QUOTE:
Miss Maryland takes home fitness prize from Miss America pageant

Miss Maryland takes home fitness prize from Miss America pageant

Miss Maryland didn't take home the top prize at last night's Miss America competition, but she did win an award for having a fit body.

The weekend review [Pictures]

The weekend review [Pictures]

See pictures of Star-Spangled Spectacular events around Baltimore.

Rice fallout hasn't gone, but Harbaugh stressing preparing for next game

Ray Rice fallout hasn't gone, but John Harbaugh preparing for next game 

The attention surrounding Ray Rice's release was not the overwhelming topic of conversation Monday after it dominated dialogue around the Ravens last week.

Wilde Lake Old-Fashioned Family Picnic is a waterproof party

Wilde Lake Old-Fashioned Family Picnic is a waterproof party

Gray skies and raindrops did not dampen the fun for those attending the second annual Wilde Lake Old-Fashioned Family Picnic on Saturday. Live music, good food and activities were still enjoyed by all.

FIND AN EVENT
What: Where:     >> Submit your event
NFL now must tackle child abuse  [Editorial]

NFL now must tackle child abuse [Editorial]

The National Football League received more domestic violence-related bad news last week with the arrest of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, who was charged over the weekend in Texas with reckless or negligent injury to a child. The...

Kids with Type 1 diabetes get a taste of normal life with 'bionic pancreas'

Kids with Type 1 diabetes get a taste of normal life with 'bionic pancreas' 

As 7-year-old Zara Cheek packed her bags for her first sleep-away camp this summer, she found herself looking forward to more than just...

Towson University works to curb longstanding issues with drinking

Towson University works to curb longstanding issues with drinking 

One Towson University student drank so much alcohol he was unable to speak and threw up "without a pause" before passing out outside a nearby apartment complex, according to an anguished email his mother sent to university officials. Another...

World War II vets still 'the greatest' [Letter]

Recently a friend and I had a stopover at Philadelphia International Airport, and as we walked toward our terminal gate we saw a commotion...

Give Jeter the O's-vation he deserves [Letter]

So let me tell you about my experiences at Camden Yards before I respond to the recent commentary suggesting Orioles fans should not cheer...

Confederate flag flap raises questions [Letter]

Speech is designed to convey a message which carries with it an intended tone, purpose and meaning by the speaker. The recent incident in...

Brown should pull misleading ads [Letter]

Would the Anthony Brown/Ken Ulman campaign please focus on their accomplishments (if any) and proposals for the state of Maryland rather...

PHOTO GALLERIES

TOP VIDEO

CONNECT WITH US

BLOGS

Jump to a Baltimore Sun Media Group blog

TODAY'S NEWSPAPER

THREE DAY FORECAST

Tuesday
Partly cloudy
78° | 65°
Wednesday
Mostly clear
75° | 61°
Thursday
Partly cloudy
76° | 60°

SUN COLUMNISTS

YOUR OPINION

The pregnancy defense [Poll]

The Baltimore officer who slit a pet shar-pei's throat claims he did it so the animal's body could be tested for rabies, easing the mind of a pregnant woman bitten by the dog. Do you believe him?

  • Yes
  • No
  • Not sure