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Marijuana possession now a fine, but prosecutors see complications

Marijuana possession now a fine, but prosecutors see complications 

Starting Wednesday, you can no longer be arrested in Maryland for possessing a small amount of marijuana. But how the rest of that interaction with police plays out might depend on what jurisdiction you're in.

Ottobar plans benefit event for Tom Malenski

On Oct. 11, the Ottobar will host a benefit event for staff member Tom Malenski, who died last Friday after being stabbed near the Remington music venue...

New video released as city officers in violent arrest return to work

Baltimore police officers involved in a violent arrest of a nightclub patron who they say resisted arrest returned to duty on Tuesday.

Shock Trauma worker remembered by family, colleagues at funeral service

Shock Trauma worker remembered by family, colleagues at funeral service

Brandon Finney worked at the Maryland Shock Trauma Center for only a few months, but he had quickly earned a reputation as hardworking and motivated.

Sunday morning service is first in former St. Timothy's building

Sunday morning service is first in former St. Timothy's building

The former home of St. Timothy's Episcopal Church is once again being used for religious service.

Alleged million-dollar Harford caper involving used cooking oil reflects wider crime issue

Alleged million-dollar Harford caper involving used cooking oil reflects wider crime issue

The owner of a Harford County business, who is accused of participating in what local law enforcement characterize as a million-dollar scheme to steal used cooking oil, says he is trying to run a legitimate business processing used cooking oil brought to him by multiple people.

CAMPAIGN 2014

Hillary Clinton cancels Brown fundraising appearance, sends Bill Clinton

Hillary Clinton cancels Brown fundraising appearance, sends Bill Clinton 

New grandmother and former secretary of state Hillary Rodham Clinton has decided to stay home in New York with daughter Chelsea today, skipping a planned high-dollar fundraiser for Democratic Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown. 

Program enlists midshipmen for bone marrow donation

Program enlists midshipmen for bone marrow donation

When it comes to potential bone marrow donors, midshipmen at the Naval Academy are just the right candidates.

'Portraits of Civil Rights and Black Power' features well-known and unsung activists [Bmore Art]

'Portraits of Civil Rights and Black Power' features well-known and unsung activists [Bmore Art]

A panel will examine the movements' legacy in this 50th anniversary year of the Civil Rights Act.

EBay plans PayPal spinoff in 2015

EBay Inc. plans to spin off its PayPal unit next year, bowing to activist investor Carl Icahn's...

Grandmother of child who died of methadone intoxication sentenced to 40 years 

A Baltimore woman received a 40-year prison sentence Monday in the death of her 1-year-old...

NFL, NFLPA agree to neutral arbitrator in Ray Rice's appeal 

The NFL and the NFL Players Association have agreed to a neutral arbitrator to hear the appeal for...

Man injured in Annapolis double shooting dies

Annapolis police say one of the two people involved in a double shooting Monday morning in Annapolis...

Orioles merchandise sales spike 

When the Orioles won the team's first American League East division title in 17 years, many fans...

Judge orders suspect in Ottobar slaying held without bail 

A Baltimore judge on Monday denied bail for Nicholas Heath, the suspect in this weekend's fatal...

Officials call for tougher penalties for police brutality 

State and local politicians continued the call Monday for heightened scrutiny of Baltimore police...

Police arrest Hyattsville man in 2013 Davidsonville murder

A Prince George's County man has been arrested and charged in connection with the March 2013...

Cove Point gas liquefaction plant in Calvert County approved 

Federal regulators gave final approval Monday for energy company Dominion to build the East Coast'...

Rain could be in forecast for Game 2 of Orioles/Tigers series

If you were able to get tickets for Thursday's opening game of the American League Division...

9 candidates write letter to City Council, call for re-vote on vacant seat after 'tainted' process 

Nine candidates on Monday called the selection process to chose a new City Council member for...

Ironmark to move Annapolis, Hunt Valley operations to Howard County

Ironmark, a printing and image consultant company that was formed through the 2011 merger of Frank...

More recognition planned for Harford's only Medal of Honor recipient

A Civil War Trails monument planned at park honoring Sgt. Alfred B. Hilton.

SUN INVESTIGATES
Lawsuits over police beatings cost city millions 

In 4 years, more than 100 people have won court judgments or settlements related to allegations...

Deck work to force Hanover Street bridge closures

Deck work on Hanover Street's Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge south of Federal Hill will close...

Investigations into teacher misconduct can take more than a year 

Many area school systems send those teachers to warehouses during the investigations.

Kids outfitted with new hands made on 3-D printers 

Hopkins doctor joins big volunteer network using high-tech printers to fill need for little...

Plank surges past Bisciotti, into top half of Forbes list of richest Americans 

A near doubling in Under Armour's stock price over the past year helped drive CEO Kevin Plank past...

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John M. Crocker, plumbing supply owner

John M. Crocker, plumbing supply owner

John Morris Crocker, former owner of a plumbing supply business on Maryland Avenue, died of kidney failure Sept. 23 at the Blakehurst...

Peter J. Vogelberger Jr., nuclear engineer

Peter J. Vogelberger Jr., nuclear engineer

Peter John Vogelberger Jr., a retired nuclear engineer and past president of Teledyne Energy Systems who headed the development of devices...

Former Sun reporter Joseph F. Nawrozki III dies at 70

Former Sun reporter Joseph F. Nawrozki III dies at 70

Joseph F. Nawrozki III, a retired investigative reporter who served on the staff of three Baltimore daily newspapers and was a Vietnam War...

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Dan Rodricks

Dan Rodricks

Brown attacks on Hogan seem shady, even desperate  - September 30, 2014 - I went on YouTube to watch a gruesome video of a wild animal called a fisher, or fisher cat, attacking a silver fox — someone told...

Jacques Kelly

Jacques Kelly

Baltimore's Algonquin apartments return to earlier splendor  - August 8, 2014 - As I walked into the building generations of Baltimoreans knew as 11 East Chase, my memories of this venerable structure flashed back. The...