After confrontation, Red Sox have last word in crucial 7th inning of 4-2 win vs. Orioles

After confrontation in crucial 7th inning, Red Sox have last word win vs. O's

No punches were thrown, but Boston struck back on the field, snapping the Orioles' three-game winning streak.

Race for Maryland governor turns negative

The first negative advertisements in the Democratic primary campaign for governor hit airwaves this week, pushing a feisty political fight that's simmered for...

Orioles left-hander Zach Britton back from sickness; Manny Machado plays first extended spring game

Orioles left-hander Zach Britton back from sickness; Manny Machado plays first extended spring game

Left-handed relieverĀ Zach Britton was the latest victim of the illness bug that’s gone around the clubhouse the past two weeks.

Man shot in Baltimore County robbery attempt

Man shot in Baltimore County robbery attempt

A man was assaulted in an attempted robbery as he sat in his car in Windsor Mill Friday night, with two suspects shooting him as he tried to drive away, Baltimore County police said.

Preparing for your body for retirement

Preparing for your body for retirement

Donna Schramek is looking forward to retirement on the Eastern Shore. She loves the smell of the ocean, walking on the beach, and spending time with her grandchildren.

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Baltimore couple's handmade, natural beauty products are right on Target

Baltimore couple's handmade, natural beauty products are right on Target

Target recently picked up Oyin Handmade's hair care line, selling the Baltimore-made products in 140 stores around the country.

Easter brunch at Baltimore restaurants [Pictures]

Easter brunch at Baltimore restaurants [Pictures]

Our favorite Easter Sunday brunches are mostly buffet-style because we've found that's the best way for restaurants to manage the huge...

No. 6 Terps claim top seed in ACC men's lacrosse tournament with 12-8 win over Notre Dame

Terps claim top seed in ACC men's lax tourney with win over Notre Dame

Possession was a huge factor in Saturday's Top 10 men's lacrosse matchup between No. 6 Maryland and No. 9 Notre Dame, and the Terps' Charlie Raffa was the difference.

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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Race and Obama news coverage [Commentary]

Race and Obama news coverage [Commentary]

I have a question forĀ George Will.

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Gone with the wind farm?

Disadvantaged urban youth may be more likely to be problem gamblers

Disadvantaged urban youth may be more likely to be problem gamblers

Link found between gambling, other abuses among Baltimore's youth

O'Malley swayed by religion [Letter]

Gov. Martin O'Malley regularly puts millions of public dollars into the state budget to provide textbook and technology aid to non-public...

Rep. Andy Harris should support PAST Act [Letter]

Maryland has a long history of producing some of the nation's finest horses. In 1970, efforts to end the cruel practice of "soring" in...

What has Brown accomplished? [Letter]

I realize Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown is now trying his darnedest not to be seen anywhere near the disastrous roll out of the Maryland health...

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