| Jan 31, 2014
| 5:22 PM
A tiny landscape by Impressionist master Pierre-Auguste Renoir was returned to the Baltimore Museum of Art Friday afternoon – more than 62 years after the artwork mysteriously disappeared while it was on exhibition.
FBI investigators drove to...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Shot in the head in a robbery of his South Caroline Street business in 1982, Tsambikos Diakoloukas never fully recovered. He remained unable to move and in and out of consciousness, with his wife by his side helping to care for him.
Diakoloukas died in...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 12:50 PM
Inside a drab computer lab at the Johns Hopkins University, a team of researchers is trying to build something that has never existed before: a digital currency that changes hands completely in secret. Its name is Zerocoin.
The untraceable currency is...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Federal authorities are looking for a man they said robbed a PNC Bank in Baltimore Monday afternoon wearing a red hat that read, "Haters Gonna Hate."
The man, who is described in his mid 30s and about six feet tall, went into the bank at 1100 Charles...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 5:59 PM
Not long after Neill Franklin stepped behind a lectern in Annapolis to argue for making marijuana legal, the retired law enforcement officer was fighting tears again.
It happens all the time — whenever he pauses to think of the futility of the war...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 9:45 AM
The recent editorial on strengthening domestic violence restraining orders documents the effectiveness of such orders ("End the abuse," Feb. 2). Here are some ways that also could prevent/end abuse.
•Strengthen the laws in states that consider...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 9:38 AM
The FBI is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of four armed robbers who barged into Mother's Federal Hill Grille, threatened employees at gunpoint and hit one worker with the butt of a shotgun.
As employees arrived at the...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 5:45 PM
President Obama proposed new safeguards for the government's vast surveillance of communications in the U.S. and abroad, adding additional judicial review and disclosure requirements, but largely leaving in place programs that he said were needed to...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 6:38 AM
"You two, together? Big trouble." -- Papa Legba
We open with Marie and Fiona discussing their new alliance. Marie is glad to have found an equal in Fiona. Fiona offers to cast a spell to help Marie sleep, and tells her that they will strategize for their...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 9:00 PM
As they rushed toward a suburban Utah home with guns drawn, agents knew they were on to a significant figure in the Silk Road online drug bazaar -- a major cocaine dealer, perhaps.
Message boards on Silk Road -- the world's most popular online drug...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 11:00 AM
The title of your editorial recommending leniency for teenage jihadist Mohammad Hassan Khalid focused on the tender age of the would-be terrorist, saying he has paid the price for his involvement in aiding terrorism by losing his scholarship and facing...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 7:21 PM
A Baltimore man charged with running a prostitution business and sex trafficking a minor was sentenced by a U.S. District Court judge Monday to more than 11 years in prison, followed by five years of supervised release.
Franklin Roosevelt "Frank" Coit,...