| Feb 24, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Coming less than a week after running back Ray Rice was arrested following an alleged physical altercation with his fiancée, the timing of wide receiver Deonte Thompson’s arrest Friday on charges of possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia was...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 8:11 AM
The football life of former NFL running back Ricky Williams, who played the final season of his career in Baltimore, has been an adventure. The latest stop on his journey is China, where he is part of the coaching staff that is training a group of Chinese...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 4:33 AM
During a lull in the first quarter of Sunday's Super Bowl, Ellicott City native Raj Suri screamed and looked at his friend Ryan Andersen, who was in tears.
After months of nervous anticipation, the commercial they had submitted for the $1 million...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 5:09 AM
Ever wanted to make a cameo appearance on a favorite TV show?
Michael Phelps is about to do just that, appearing on an episode of the USA Network drama "Suits" that will air March 6.
Phelps, who has said he's a fan of the show, has an easy role to...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 9:33 AM
Inside a one-story structure in a knot of North Laurel warehouses, the Newseum Support Center does business in low-profile fashion.
Don't, however, dismiss its lack of curb appeal. Within its walls is a rich and vibrant stash of artifacts that...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 6:05 PM
For Steven Rhodes, any game is a big game. After all, the Middle Tennessee defensive end came close to sitting out the entire season.
This one, though, beats them all. A matchup with Navy on Monday in the Armed Forces Bowl in Fort Worth makes the former...
| Jan 5, 2014
Facing a backlash from veterans, lawmakers in both parties — including several in Maryland — are reconsidering a cut to military retiree pensions that they approved last month as part of a rare bipartisan budget agreement.
| Jan 8, 2014
| 9:04 PM
While the National Baseball Hall of Fame was announcing Wednesday that three players in their first year of eligibility — pitchers Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine and slugger Frank Thomas — had been elected by the writers' association in the...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 10:38 AM
The story is causing national outrage: In Texas, a drunk driving 16-year-old named Ethan Couch (who had a blood alcohol level three times the legal limit for an adult) killed four people and seriously injured two others with his Ford F-350 pickup truck....
| Dec 18, 2013
| 5:36 AM
A collection of what other media outlets are saying as the Ravens prepare to play Sunday against the New England Patriots at M&T Bank Stadium.
* USA Today's Nate Scott explains why Justin Tucker's game-winning field goal "was the most impressive kick of...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 5:42 AM
They say historic Ellicott City is haunted. Maybe it's the granite, the underground water or he flow of electricity.
Things are about to get a little spookier. Howard County Tourism and Promotion offers three different ghost tours, leading visitors...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 1:24 PM
A roundup of NFL experts' picks for Sunday's game between the Ravens and Miami Dolphins.
* ProFootballTalk's Mike Florio and Michael David Smith both think the Ravens to lose, but they differ on the final score.
MDS’s take: Perhaps it’s...