Top 10 things to eat at the Maryland State Fair [Pictures]

Top 10 things to eat at the Maryland State Fair [Pictures] 

Here are our favorite things to eat at the Maryland State Fair through Sept. 1, including one new treat -- deep-fried Berger cookies.

Orioles utilizing bullpen pieces to perfection in late-inning chess matches 

With rotation continuing to go deep in games, Orioles utilizing bullpen pieces to perfection in late-inning chess matches

The first half of the Orioles' six-game, week-long trip to Chicago was a success in more ways than one.

Steve Smith says defenses will have to 'pick their poison' against Ravens

Veteran wide receiver anticipates wide distribution of targets in Ravens' offense.

Is the July 31 trade deadline overrated?

Is the July 31 trade deadline overrated? 

Major league teams obsess throughout the month of July about the deadline for making trades without passing players through waivers, then some of them sacrifice their best young talent for the prospect of some instant postseason gratification.

Two entrepreneurs open Jailbreak Brewing Co. in North Laurel

Two entrepreneurs open Jailbreak Brewing Co. in North Laurel

Kasey Turner and Justin Bonner had high-powered, top-paying jobs running companies in Howard Co. for many years, but something was missing.

Whole Foods Columbia opens to droves of shoppers

Whole Foods Columbia opens to droves of shoppers

Howard County's first Whole Foods Market opened in downtown Columbia Wednesday to a large number of eager shoppers -- an event that local officials called a watershed moment in the revitalization of Columbia's Town Center.

Downtown Columbia burgeoning as employment hub

Bank of America settles mortgage probes for $16.65 billion

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Wei-Yin Chen, three home runs power Orioles to 4-3 win over White Sox

Wei-Yin Chen, three home runs power Orioles to 4-3 win over White Sox 

The Orioles hit three home runs and left-hander Wei-Yin Chen pitched 7 1/3 innings in a 4-3 win to complete the three-game sweep in front of an announced 15,137 at U.S. Cellular Field.

Columbia DogPark becomes a social scene for canines and their humans

Columbia DogPark becomes a social scene for canines and their humans

Renee Rosenblum-Lowden likes to go to the new Columbia DogPark — to people-watch.

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The virtue of video 

Demonstrators in Baltimore are planning to return to the streets tonight in support of residents of Ferguson, Mo., where marchers have been protesting the fatal shooting by police of an unarmed black teenager since Aug. 9. The death of Michael Brown,...

Health exchange seeks to re-enroll all who bought insurance plans

Health exchange seeks to re-enroll all who bought insurance plans 

Maryland health exchange officials plan to contact every person who bought one of their insurance plans last year to get them to re-enroll...

Republicans may hate Obamacare, but it's still the law of the land and the president is obliged to enforce it [Letter]

Regarding your recent editorial on the folly of House Republicans' threat to impeach President Barack Obama, the real constitutional...

Cardin, Mikulski should call for ending U.S. aid to Israel [Letter]

A recent report on the violence in Gaza refers to Hamas' demand that Israel end its blockade of Gaza but neglects to mention that this is...

NFL is consistent on domestic violence — consistently weak [Letter]

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell defends his decision on the two-game suspension of Ray Rice by citing the need to remain "consistent" with...

Are psychedelics the next medical marijuana? [Commentary] 

In March 2014, for the first time in over 40 years, a study of the therapeutic benefits of lysergic acid diethylamide — more...

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