| Jul 11, 2014
| 12:00 PM
The Sun's editorial, "A dangerous turning point in Israel" (July 8) notes the arrest of six Israelis for the killing of a Palestinian teenager and "strong words from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and others" condemning the crime. It adds that these...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Levi Watkins, the pioneering cardiac surgeon at Johns Hopkins Hospital, remembers the date — January 15 — because it was the anniversary of the birth of Martin Luther King Jr., and because what happened that night still makes him ache.
| Jul 22, 2014
| 4:12 PM
James Featherstone, accused at 16 in the killing of Alan Trimakas, a Johns Hopkins medical student, won his freedom Tuesday afternoon — his life sentence suspended at 35 years because of a court ruling that found a serious flaw in the handling of...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 6:38 PM
Four years ago, Baltimore defense attorney Gregg L. Bernstein emerged from a private practice to run an aggressive campaign targeting a longtime chief prosecutor who Bernstein said had grown complacent.
Now, as he makes his first re-election bid for...
| May 13, 2014
| 2:00 PM
An Anne Arundel County jury on Tuesday convicted Clarence Eugene Johnson III of first-degree murder in the 2012 death of a man at a dice game that turned violent.
According to police and prosecutors, Johnson, 25, became angry after losing money to...
| May 12, 2014
| 4:10 PM
A 21-year-old woman police had accused of distracted driving in a fatal 2013 crash in Anne Arundel County pleaded guilty Monday to a lesser traffic charge and was fined $500 after prosecutors acknowledged they couldn't prove she had been texting during...
| May 13, 2014
| 6:05 PM
Prosecutors in the murder trial of a North Carolina man accused of fatally shooting his ex-girlfriend in Columbia last May rested their case Tuesday in Howard County Circuit Court.
The prosecution's case, which began on May 7, included testimony from...
| May 15, 2014
| 2:47 PM
A North Carolina man was found guilty by a Howard County jury Thursday of fatally shooting his ex-girlfriend outside her Columbia home last May.
After three hours and 45 minutes of deliberation, Ryan Patrick Matthias, 44, of Charlotte, N.C., was...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 7:14 PM
An Anne Arundel County police officer has been cleared of wrongdoing in killing the dog of a Glen Burnie family, whose lawyer said they are disappointed in the outcome.
Officer Rodney Price had been canvassing the neighborhood in February as part of a...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Given that some sort of horrific, headline-grabbing school shooting now occurs in the United States at a rate of once a week, it's hard to argue against the idea that gun violence is as much a national pastime as baseball. Unlike baseball, however, the...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 7:20 AM
A Baltimore police officer slit the throat of a dog officers had under control and now faces felony animal cruelty charges, the department said Wednesday.
Police Deputy Commissioner Dean Palmere called the killing "outrageous and unacceptable" and said...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 3:11 PM
For members of the Romano family, Tuesday night was the start of trying to let go of the anger that has burdened many of them since the brutal rape and murder of Dawn Marie Garvin nearly 27 years ago.
Mrs. Garvin's younger brother Fred A. Romano of...