| Dec 20, 2013
| 8:22 AM
Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler announced Friday his long-time adviser Antigone Davis will take over his campaign for governor as he adds staff to his political team.
Davis, an attorney who ran Gansler's two previous campaigns for...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 2:35 PM
George Frank Thompson, who made and served lunch to Pope John Paul II on his visit to Baltimore and who had earlier mixed drinks for five presidents as a Capitol Hill barman, died Dec. 14 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 98 and lived in the...
| Dec 18, 2013
United gets Eddie Johnson in deal with Sounders
D.C. United has acquired U.S. national team forward Eddie Johnson from the Seattle Sounders, a blockbuster move by a Major League Soccer club starved for a proven scorer after the worst season in...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 5:46 AM
A woman was struck and killed by a Charm City Circulator bus Tuesday, hours after a MARC train crash at a Baltimore crossing claimed the lives of two people in an SUV.
Police said it was too early to say whether the snowy, icy conditions played a role...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 9:26 AM
Donna St. George reports in The Washington Post that the Montgomery County Public Schools have decided to address a serious hindrance to the education of students in that county: strawberry milk.
In a move that seems to defy logic, the county has...
| Dec 12, 2013
Navy men receive 5 regional honors from NSCAA
Navy men's soccer coach Dave Brandt was selected as the Mid-Atlantic Region Coach of the Year by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America, and four Midshipmen were named to the All-Mid-...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 1:58 PM
Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler's campaign on Tuesday morning mistakenly announced support from two state lawmakers who had not endorsed him.
Gansler's campaign spokesman Bob Wheelock said Del. Jeff Waldstreicher and Sen. Roger Manno,...
| Dec 3, 2013
College field hockey
Five Terps named to All-America teams
Maryland junior midfielder Maxine Fluharty, senior goalkeeper Natalie Hunter, senior defender Ali McEvoy, sophomore defender Sarah Sprink and senior forward Jill Witmer were named to National...
| Dec 2, 2013
Missed deadlines slow progress on a new stadium for D.C. United
Five months after Washington Mayor Vincent C. Gray announced a plan to build a new soccer stadium, the administration has missed a series of self-imposed deadlines, including a...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 11:27 AM
Dr. Ghislaine D. "Ghilly" Godenne, a psychiatrist and a Belgian baroness who was the founder of the Adolescent Psychiatric Clinic at Johns Hopkins Hospital and later was director of Johns Hopkins University Counseling and Psychiatric Services, died...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 8:15 AM
I could not help note that while reading "NSA tracks location of phones, documents show" (Dec. 5), there was a nearby ad for a cell phone and other electronic devices. Readers should also know that the National Security Agency provides "intelligence" in...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 3:59 PM
Maryland defensive line coach Greg Gattuso will be hired as the next head coach at Albany, according to multiple media reports.
Gattuso, 51, was the head coach at Duquesne for 12 years before going to Pittsburgh as an assistant for six seasons and...