Pope Francis appoints auxiliary bishops for Archdiocese of Baltimore

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How Joe Flacco buys a Christmas tree

When you're a Super Bowl champion, millionaire NFL quarterback, you can pick out a pretty awesome Christmas tree — elite, even. So where did Joe Flacco go to get the evergreen to adorn his home? A Baltimore County fire house. The Chestnut Ridge Volunteer Fire Company on Saturday posted on its Facebook...

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Judge orders Michigan recount to begin at noon Monday

Michigan must begin its presidential recount at noon Monday, a federal judge ruled in a late-night order that could make it more likely the state will complete the count ahead of a Dec. 13 deadline. In his ruling Sunday night, Judge Mark Goldsmith rejected an effort by state officials to delay...

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  • MGM National Harbor, new Maryland 'landmark,' gambling on region's casino appetite

    MGM National Harbor, new Maryland 'landmark,' gambling on region's casino appetite

    The MGM National Harbor glows a shiny white at night, rising above the Potomac River like — its architect has suggested — a vast ship sailing into a dock. That ship arrives for gamblers and D.C.-area boosters Thursday night when MGM opens the casino and resort beside Interstate 95 at the Woodrow...

  • Online shopping reaches new highs for the holidays

    Online shopping reaches new highs for the holidays

    In a converted former broom factory in Canton, employees of PlayBetter.com checked inventory and pricing, prepared email blasts and packed up cartloads of gadgets to help golfers improve their game. "This is our Super Bowl right now, for the next few weeks," said Spiro Alafassos, founder of the...

  • Plan calls for razing, rebuilding Lexington Market

    Plan calls for razing, rebuilding Lexington Market

    Baltimore's historic Lexington Market would be razed and rebuilt under a plan announced Friday by the board overseeing the market and Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, as her administration aims to set in motion the transformation of the city's public markets in the final days of her term. The proposal...

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  • Lexington Market through the years

    Lexington Market through the years

    Baltimore's Lexington Market dates to 1782, making it one of the oldest continually running markets in the country. On Dec. 2, 2016, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and the board running the market announced plans to raze and rebuild Lexington Market. Take a look at photos of the market through...

  • Wedded: Aaron Tomarchio and Tom Koerber had an instant connection

    Wedded: Aaron Tomarchio and Tom Koerber had an instant connection

    Date: Oct. 8 Aaron's story: Aaron Tomarchio, 42, was born in Baltimore and raised in Catonsville. He is the vice president of corporate affairs for Tradepoint Atlantic. His parents, Sebastiano and Linda Tomarchio, live in Havre de Grace. Tom's story: Tom Koerber, 35, was born in Baltimore and raised...

  • UMD's transportation department honors Rosa Parks with reserved bus seats

    UMD's transportation department honors Rosa Parks with reserved bus seats

    Sixty-one years ago today, Rosa Parks was arrested after refusing to give up her seat to a white passenger while riding on a bus in Montgomery, Ala. Today — at the University of Maryland, College Park — "the first lady of civil rights" has a reserved seat at the front of the bus. The university’s...

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  • Steve Pearce reportedly signs with Blue Jays, exits Baltimore again

    Steve Pearce reportedly signs with Blue Jays, exits Baltimore again

    Versatile infielder/outfielder Steve Pearce has been in and out of the Orioles organization several times, and now it appears that he is out again. Pearce has agreed to a two-year, $12.5 million contract with the Toronto Blue Jays, according to ESPN, and will play for his fourth American League...

  • Examining the Orioles' free-agent options for upgrading their outfield defense

    Examining the Orioles' free-agent options for upgrading their outfield defense

    Even as the Orioles continue their pursuit of Mark Trumbo, last season's everyday right fielder, their intention at this week’s winter meetings — and indeed throughout the offseason — is to improve their outfield defense. “That’s one of our offseason projects,” executive vice president Dan Duquette...

  • AJ Styles retains title at TLC with help from unlikely source

    AJ Styles retains title at TLC with help from unlikely source

    Many people expected something unusual to happen at the end of TLC, whether it was the return of a superstar, or possibly a turn by one of the competitors. However, most people didn't see a turn coming from WWE's newest superstar: James Ellsworth. The main event at TLC was everything you could...

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  • Castro in cartoons

    Castro in cartoons

    A retrospective of Fidel Castro's years in power in Cuba, by Sun cartoonists.

  • Welcome to the hot seat, Catherine Pugh

    Welcome to the hot seat, Catherine Pugh

  • Police, camera, action

    Police, camera, action

    For those who may have thought the use of body cameras would frame any action by police — particularly the shooting of a civilian — into cut-and-dried, good-or-bad, right-or-wrong decision-making, we give you the Baltimore Police Department's first official release of such footage. In it, a knife-wielding...

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  • A flawed, inconsistent police response to sexual assault in Maryland

    A flawed, inconsistent police response to sexual assault in Maryland

    Catherine Becket hadn't forgotten that evening three years ago in her Parkville apartment, though she tried. Then, as she watched with outrage while Stanford University student Brock Turner served three months in jail for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman, she resolved to confront her own...

  • Towson University reverses course on police report

    Towson University reverses course on police report

    Towson University reversed a recent decision to redact a student's identity from a campus police report after learning that student privacy rights don't extend to college police. University police officials cited federal law last month in redacting from a police report the name of a student charged...

  • Auditors: State wrongly charged disabled residents millions in fees

    Auditors: State wrongly charged disabled residents millions in fees

    For years, the state agency that oversees people with disabilities erroneously charged monthly fees to largely poor people who live in residential facilities. And they might never get any of the millions of dollars back. State auditors reported this week that more than 2,500 people might have been...

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