Ravens' Pierce, Jimmy Smith, Webb, Jackson, Reid return to practice

Ravens' Pierce, Jimmy Smith, Webb, Jackson, Reid return to practice 

Several injured players returned to practice for the Ravens Saturday as they began preparations for their season-opener next week against the Cincinnati Bengals.

Residents put gates on alleys to shut out criminals

The rear alleys in the communities surrounding Broadway in Southeast Baltimore typically conjure up images of rats, litter or worse

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Doctor had trail of troubles before assault charges exposed past rape conviction 

Doctor had trail of troubles before assault accusations exposed past rape conviction

Longtime Catonsville physician William Dando kept alarming secret despite years of scrutiny.

Navy leads Ohio State 7-6 at halftime in opener at M&T Bank Stadium 

Institutions turning homes to rentals elsewhere steer clear in Baltimore 

Looking for work — again and again 

Retailers face increasing threat from cybercriminals 

Source: Chargers cutting tight end Mike Flacco 

MRI shows no tears in Pearce's abdomen, source says

MRI shows no tears in Pearce's abdomen, source says 

Orioles first baseman Steve Pearce had an MRI on his tender right abdomen Saturday morning and initial reports are that no tear was found and he is considered day-to-day, according to a team source.

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.

Where do FBI employees live? It's anyone's guess 

Judge warns privacy of DNA at stake after ruling 

Without rail facility, port faces uncertain prospects

Without rail facility, port faces uncertain prospects 

Baltimore may lose hundreds of jobs, tens of millions of dollars in economic activity and half of the port's containerized cargo following the state's decision not to build a new rail cargo transfer facility in Morrell Park.

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River Hill graduate Michael Campanaro makes the Ravens' roster, sources say

River Hill's Campanaro makes the Ravens' roster, sources say 

Rookie wide receiver Michael Campanaro, a River Hill graduate, has made the Ravens' roster, according to sources.

Redskins' Meriweather loses appeal of two-game ban for hit on T. Smith

Maryland-James Madison game will not be available on DISH Network 

Howard County banks on rain gardens to raise awareness of stormwater management

Howard County banks on rain gardens to raise awareness of stormwater management

Although he was a German major in college, these days Peter Bulka is shoveling dirt to build rain gardens. His colleague, Dave Gondoun, is planning to study cyber security when he starts classes at Howard Community College this fall.

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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.

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Why not pay Central American parents to keep their kids at home? [Letter]

As a taxpayer, I have grown tired of politicians spending my money with no accountability. They pass spending bills without knowing how...

Hamas' casualty figures can't be trusted [Letter]

Your recent report on the conflict in Gaza alternately misstates the facts, omits them or misrepresents them ("Israel continues Gaza...

Where do their loyalties lie? [Letter]

Your article about U.S. citizens serving in the Israeli Defense Forces doesn't address where their loyalty lies. Is it with Israel or with...

Sprucing Baltimore up for the tourists [Letter]

There an anecdote back in the U.K. that wherever the royal family went, it always smelled of fresh paint. Sounds like visitors arriving by...

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