Volunteer firefighter returns to work after amputation

Volunteer firefighter returns to work after amputation

It's a typical scene at fire departments everywhere: lockers lining the garage, with coats hanging and boots at the ready for quick changes when an emergency calls.

Readers' picks for Baltimore's best restaurants [Pictures]

Here are the top 10 choices from our poll that asked readers to name the best restaurant in the Baltimore area.

Orioles complete two-game sweep with 3-0 win over Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday

Orioles complete two-game sweep with 3-0 win over Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday

Orioles right-hander Miguel Gonzalez threw five scoreless innings in the club's 3-0 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays in front of an announced 22,611 on a frigid afternoon at Camden Yards.

Easter brings sweet business to Catonsville bakery and candy shop

Easter brings sweet business to Catonsville bakery and candy shop

Sugar Momma's bakery and candy store works to fill orders for the holiday.

Group with local ties wins battle to buy 1st Mariner

Group with local ties wins battle to buy 1st Mariner

In a surprising reversal, last week's losing bidder for 1st Mariner Bank got approval Tuesday to buy it — preserving the city's largest independent bank as a Baltimore-based institution.

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20 things every Southwest Airlines passenger thinks [Pictures]

20 things every Southwest Airlines passenger thinks [Pictures]

As Southwest continues to expand more fliers are crossing flight paths with the airline. Here's what they're probably thinking.

Be careful, or you'll find yourself adrift in 'Fargo'

Be careful, or you'll find yourself adrift in 'Fargo'

New FX series based on 'Minnesota nice' feature film easy to get caught up in.

Rolando McClain struggles in workout in front of Ravens' officials

Linebacker Rolando McClain struggles in workout in front of Ravens officials

Retired linebacker Rolando McClain had a shaky workout in front of Ravens officials Tuesday, leaving his future in doubt. McClain was unable to pass the team's conditioning test.

Laurel police seek info on liquor store burglary

Laurel police seek info on liquor store burglary

Laurel police are searching for three people believed to have burglarized the same Laurel liquor store twice in a two month span.

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The science of grumpy old men, voodoo dolls and smart kids

Susan Reimer: The science of grumpy old men, voodoo dolls and smart kids

It is Science day in this space, and we will be taking a look a three recent studies: why men get grumpy after age 70, why parental involvement in a child's education isn't what it's cracked up to be and what makes couples stick pins in voodoo...

Photos: Transfat no-nos

Photos: Transfat no-nos

Every year, the Center for Science in the Public Interest reveals a restaurant or a list of manufactured goods that are less than healthy...

The perils of one-party rule [Letter]

It's time for conservatives, Republicans, moderate Democrats and independents to end the liberal Democrats' one-party rule of Maryland.

There's good science behind Alzheimer's screening recommendation [Letter]

In her commentary, Susan Peschin criticizes the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force for not finding evidence of benefit for screening for...

Decriminalization doesn't go far enough [Letter]

Marijuana decriminalization keeps in place the tax-free, gangster-subsidizing, anarchistic black market for pot ("O'Malley signs 'Jake's...

Let's save our kids from an early grave [Letter]

The number one cause of injury and death for our young, ages 5 to 35, is motor vehicle crashes. Entities such as Mothers Against Drunk...

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