Ebola outbreak could spur action for Md. scientists working on vaccine

Ebola outbreak could spur action for Md. scientists working on vaccine 

Public health officials have but one tactic to battle the unrelenting Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa -- quarantine -- but as the disease continues to spread, scientists in Md. are among those close to discovering other weapons.

3-year-old girl killed in drive-by shooting in Waverly

A 3-year-old girl was killed by a stray bullet Friday after a gunman opened fire in North Baltimore's Waverly neighborhood.

Behind trio of left-handers led by Wei-Yin Chen, Orioles beat Mariners 2-1 

Behind trio of left-handers led by Wei-Yin Chen, Orioles beat Mariners 2-1

It's become a pretty simple formula during the career of left-hander Wei-Yin Chen. If he gets through 7 innings, the Orioles win. Almost every time.

Clean-shaven Miller aims for quick adjustment with Orioles

Clean-shaven Miller aims for quick adjustment with Orioles

Andrew Miller arrived in Baltimore Friday morning with a full beard. He had come from the Boston Red Sox, where the growth of facial hair is welcomed, and a few players in the Orioles clubhouse hoped he would remain untrimmed.

For immigrants, legal advice, English class and hope

Dan Rodricks: For immigrants, legal advice, English class and hope 

Esperanza Center in Baltimore feeling surge of children coming across border.

Under Armour among the fastest growing retailers

Under Armour among the fastest growing retailers

A hodge podge of companies --  grocery chain Albertsons, home furnishings e-tailer Wayfair, sportswear brand Under Armour and discount store Five Below -- made the top 10 list of fastest growing retailers, according to an annual report from Stores, a...

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State jewel: 10 questions with Jade Kenny, Miss Maryland 2014

10 questions with Jade Kenny, Miss Maryland 2014 

Jade Kenny competes in next month's Miss America competition in Atlantic City.

Baltimore Summer Restaurant Week 2014 [Pictures]

Restaurant Week participating restaurants [Pictures]

Baltimore Summer Restaurant Week 2014 runs Aug. 1-10.

Ravens fullback Kyle Juszczyk shaping up to be a hit in his second season

With Leach gone, fullback Kyle Juszczyk shaping up to be a hit in second season 

Stronger and leaner than during his rookie season with the Ravens, the second-year player out of Harvard has shown off his versatility and improved blocking ability during training camp this year.

Adoptable pets at Baltimore-area shelters [Pictures]

Adoptable pets at Baltimore-area shelters [Pictures]

Here's a collection of a few of the dogs, cats and other critters in the Baltimore area who need homes. Be sure to check with the shelter before you go to verify that the animal you want is still there.

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Hamas' unjust war [Commentary]

Hamas' unjust war [Commentary] 

During the past few weeks, the world has witnessed the deadly cycle of violence between Palestinians and Israelis erupt once more into full-fledged conflagration. What began with the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenagers quickly...

Dementia care center explores benefits of yoga

Dementia care center explores benefits of yoga 

At Cathy Rees' yoga class, you won't see anyone attempt a downward-facing dog — many participants are in wheelchairs, and almost all...

Why young people like Federal Hill [Letter]

Regarding commentator Gary K. Katz's recent piece on Baltimore Beach, as a college student and future engineer I have just begun to consider...

Plight of children should not mask illegal immigration threat [Letter]

Whether the migrant unaccompanied children surging over our southern border are refugees, illegal migrants or whatever, they need to be...

Hamas values child martyrs [Letter]

Letter writer Judy Chernak eloquently addresses the realities of fighting a war against a terrorist organization that has enmeshed itself in...

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