| Aug 26, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Anne Arundel County police say a 78-year-old man who they identified as a registered sex offender is facing new charges after neighbors reported he took a 13-year-old into woods in Brooklyn Park last week.
Ray Roland Porter, of Brooklyn Park, was...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 1:46 PM
A former Baltimore police officer already facing state charges for prostituting his wife was indicted on a federal prostitution charge that alleged he oversaw a call-girl business with more than 300 customers.
In an indictment unsealed Friday, Lamin...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 8:59 PM
Maryland basketball player Dez Wells is filing suit against Xavier, claiming he was wrongfully dismissed by the school after being accused of sexual assault by a student during his freshman year in 2012.
Wells was never criminally charged — a...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 3:47 PM
Naval Academy midshipmen will get sexual assault prevention lessons as part of classroom education beginning this fall, the academy's new commandant said Wednesday.
Previously, efforts to educate midshipmen about sexual assault and sexual harassment...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 8:58 AM
Marcus Coker wears several wristbands on both arms. One of them reads, "Get Better Not Bitter."
That has been a rallying cry for Coker, who grew up in Beltsville near the Laurel line and is a product of the Laurel Boys and Girls Club youth football...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 3:02 PM
Leonard Carl Hall III, 31, of the 100 block of West Aztec Street, was charged Monday with violating a protective order, telephone misuse and harassment.
Someone tried to steal a utility vehicle in the 800 block of South Stepney Road Saturday....
| Aug 23, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Ten men were arrested in Jessup Thursday by Howard County police in a prostitution sting, according to a news release.
The sting, which was the third of its kind police have conducted this year, targets men soliciting prostitution by placing female...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 6:37 PM
A midshipman who says she was sexually assaulted by three members of the Naval Academy football team is scheduled to testify at a preliminary hearing Wednesday.
The woman has told investigators that she remembers little of the alleged assault last year,...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 7:04 PM
The midshipman who says she was sexually assaulted by three Naval Academy football players while she was incapacitated last spring described a boozy night of partying that left her with spotty memories and a knot in her back.
Testifying Wednesday at a...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 8:36 PM
Defense attorneys for three Naval Academy football players accused of sexually assaulting a female midshipman while she was passed out at an Annapolis party last year sought Thursday to raise questions about her credibility and motives.
The woman, now a...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 9:23 AM
The Naval Academy midshipman who has accused three classmates of having sex with her while she was passed out at an off-campus party turned defensive on her third day of testifying during a military hearing.
As she was cross-examined Friday morning, the...
| Aug 31, 2013
The evening before my wife and I took our eldest child to college, we pulled out a DVD of "Animal House" and watched it together in high definition. It's still pretty funny 35 years after it was first released. This isn't real-life college, we warned...