NASA mission enters Mars orbit to study where planet's atmosphere – and water – went

NASA mission enters Mars orbit to study where atmosphere – and water – went 

MAVEN's arrival coincides with upcoming comet fly-by, creating bonus scientific opportunity.

Scandals put NFL in Congress' crosshairs 

Scandals put the NFL in Congress' crosshairs

Recent bills spurred by Ray Rice case and debate over Washington Redskins name.

Nelson Cruz named this season's Most Valuable Oriole award winner

Nelson Cruz named this season's Most Valuable Oriole award winner 

Left fielder-designated hitter Nelson Cruz was named Sunday as this season's winner of the Most Valuable Oriole award. Center fielder Adam Jones finished second in the voting.

Tunnel Run takes participants under the Patapsco River

Tunnel Run takes participants under the Patapsco River 

Not many people can say they ran underneath the Patapsco River, but now about 900 Special Olympians and their supporters can add that to their athletic achievements.

Without Apple's help, local iPhone case maker strives for a perfect fit

Without Apple's help, local iPhone case maker strives for a perfect fit 

Hunt Valley company works to see through shroud of Apple secrecy.

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Ray Rice, my sons -- and my daughter

Ray Rice, my sons -- and my daughter 

It's been almost two weeks since the elevator footage of former Ravens running back Ray Rice blew up the Internet. And I can't stop thinking...

ESPN stumbles in rollout of Rice probe, but report could be bad news for Ravens

ESPN stumbles in rollout of Rice probe, but report could be bad news for Ravens 

ESPN says Ravens, not NFL, drove cover-up. But that's not media story here.

Mike Preston grades the Ravens' 23-21 victory over the Browns in Week 3

Mike Preston grades the Ravens' 23-21 victory over the Browns in Week 3 

Baltimore Sun columnist Mike Preston delivers his grades on the Ravens' game against the Cleveland Browns in Week 3, including a passing grade for the running backs in the 23-21 victory.

Arts, crafts and more at 49th annual Bel Air Festival for the Arts Sunday

Arts, crafts and more at 49th annual Bel Air Festival for the Arts Sunday

The 49th annual Bel Air Festival for the Arts will fill up Shamrock Park Sunday, Sept. 21, behind the Bel Air Town Hall on Hickory Avenue.

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Tribal law in America [Commentary]

Tribal law in America [Commentary] 

An anthropologist looking back from some more enlightened future at American values and gender roles in this young century would learn much from the cases of Shaneen Allen and Ray Rice, concluding that we remain a highly patriarchal, tribal and...

Rawlings-Blake, 'Today' show to host health fair Saturday

Rawlings-Blake, 'Today' show to host health fair Saturday

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake will host a fair to encourage healthy habits Saturday afternoon in collaboration with NBC's 'Today'...

Give 16-year-olds the vote [Letter]

On Sept. 17, 1787, the 55 delegates of the Constitutional Convention held their final meeting with one item on the agenda — signing...

Hogan's plan for Md. doesn't add up [Letter]

Larry Hogan held a fundraiser recently featuring New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, and there are a few things Marylanders should consider...

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