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City hopes reclaimed brick will pave way to jobs, sustainability

City hopes reclaimed brick will pave way to jobs, sustainability

Deconstruction pilot starts as part of Vacants to Value.

Rulings upheld in sex abuse cases against Dundalk man who voiced Elmo

The U.S. Court of Appeals in March upheld a judge's decision last summer to dismiss three sexual abuse cases against Kevin Clash.

Pratt decries lack of action on replacing wasteful city phones

Pratt decries lack of action on replacing wasteful city phones

The drama over Baltimore's dysfunctional phone system began its next act Wednesday, with the city authorizing a private attorney to defend Comptroller Joan M. Pratt amid an ethics investigation — and Pratt leveling more accusations that the Rawlings-Blake administration is wasting taxpayer dollars through inaction.

St. Pius X parishioners recall role in 1995 visit of Pope John Paul II

St. Pius X parishioners recall role in 1995 visit of Pope John Paul II

Well before the sun comes up on Sunday, April 27, Carol Pacione expects to be in front of the television to watch the canonization of Popes John Paul II and John XXIII. The Mass, presided over by Pope Francis, will be aired live from Rome, beginning at 3:30 a.m.

Harford leaders hope 'House of Cards' -- and its money -- don't leave town

Harford leaders hope 'House of Cards' -- and its money -- don't leave town

If "House of Cards" folds in Maryland, will Harford County businesses feel a slump?

Frédéric Nauczyciel's portraits of Baltimore voguers [Pictures]

Frédéric Nauczyciel's portraits of Baltimore voguers [Pictures]

The French photographer stumbled across queer ballroom voguers performing in a parking lot during Baltimore Pride, and decided he had found his muse.

Federal agencies use pay flexibility to attract scientists, professionals

Federal agencies use pay flexibility to attract scientists, professionals

Tina Bahadori says a career at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has given her the chance to achieve something that 25 years in the private sector didn't offer: a legacy.

Ravens' three potential breakout stars [Baltimore Sports and Life]

Ravens' three potential breakout stars [Baltimore Sports and Life]

Here are three young guys the Ravens should look to, to step their games up a notch and improve in the areas that need it the most.

U.S. soldier convicted in WikiLeaks case granted name change | VIDEO

Former U.S. soldier Bradley Manning, who is serving 35 years in prison for turning over classified...

Section of Piney Orchard Parkway in Odenton closed after water main break

The Anne Arundel County Department of Public Works says a portion of Piney Orchard Parkway in...

Dan Rodricks: Gansler steps into military-civilian divide

Now that veterans groups have condemned Doug Gansler for disparaging Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown's...

Police identify elderly man found stabbed in Lansdowne home

Baltimore County Police are investigating the death of an elderly Lansdowne man, who was...

Osprey attempts to build nest in front of traffic camera

In the contest between bird and traffic camera, it's a question of which will blink first.

Man charged with fatally shooting neighbor after Sunday cookout

A Woodlawn man was charged Tuesday with fatally shooting his neighbor, saying he felt "disrespected"...

14-year-old boy shot and killed in south Baltimore

A 14-year-old boy was shot in the head and killed in south Baltimore's Cherry Hill neighborhood...

Grace blames frigid winter for lower profits

W.R. Grace & Co. said Wednesday that profit in the first three months of the year dropped 15...

Two-year-old in Essex suffers 'serious injuries' from pit bull attack

Baltimore County Police say a 2-year-old boy received "serious injuries to the upper body" from a...

Peck pushes past setback to be fastest Md. runner at Boston Marathon

By the time Graham Peck was halfway up Heartbreak Hill during the Boston Marathon, he knew he'd be...

30 years ago: Robert Gallo discovers the cause of AIDS

It's been 30 years since federal health officials announced that a team led by Dr. Robert C. Gallo...

Arundel community college, Navy to offer Arabic immersion program

Anne Arundel Community College and the U.S. Naval Academy are offering a free summer Arabic...

Alameda Marketplace sells for $11.3 million

A Virginia-based real estate company may locate a new fitness center on an unused portion of...

Baltimore port union officials ask for jury to hear dueling assault charges

Two ILA Local 333 officials say they were assaulted by the other.

Aberdeen Proving Ground worker dies

A longtime Army civilian at Aberdeen Proving Ground died after a "grass cutting incident" at work on...

Timothy Virts indicted following Amber Alert case

Timothy Virts, subject of a manhunt last month that triggered a multistate Amber Alert ending at a...

Police looking for two men after robbery in Russett

Anne Arundel County police released descriptions of two men they are seeking after a man was...

State board wants to amend math graduation requirements

Students who take five years to graduate wouldn't have to take fifth year of math.

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