| Apr 14, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller is right that Maryland isn't "the Southern state that [it] used to be" and has become more progressive ("Session ends in a flurry of votes," April 9). Yet, for all the progress that has been made, there remains one...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 5:48 PM
Baltimore Police asked for the public's help Friday in identifying victims of a Dundalk man they say collected and traded child pornography.
David Ralph Fisher, 42, of the 6500 block of St. Helena Street in Dundalk, was arrested Thursday after a sting...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 4:20 AM
For all you complaining about the less-than-stellar season six premiere, feast your eyes on the scintillating second episode.
“The Collaborators” delves into themes of desire, putting on a good face for show and the sin rooted deep in Don&...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 6:52 AM
On June 8, the Domestic Violence Center of Howard County will host “Steppin’ into a New Legacy,” a step show and basketball tournament aimed at raising awareness about the role men play in preventing domestic violence.
According to the...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 8:10 AM
A University of Maryland, College Park freshman was arrested this week on charges of distributing child pornography and crossing state lines to engage in illicit sexual conduct with a minor, according to a criminal complaint.
The student, Akshay...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 5:41 AM
A Washington, D.C., man arrested in July on human trafficking and prostitution charges has pleaded guilty in exchange for a reduced sentence, said the Annapolis Police Department in a prepared statement on Tuesday.
Freddy Leguisamon, 28, was arrested by...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Does John Leopold have Sheila Dixon to blame?
He'll have plenty of time — 30 days to be specific — to contemplate such a cosmic question, as the former Anne Arundel County executive serves out the surprise prison sentence he received Thursday...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 3:00 AM
March is Women's History Month, but the headlines give us little to celebrate.
Women who dare to attend protests in Egypt are routinely beaten and subjected to brutal "virginity tests." Girls in Afghanistan are beaten or disfigured for attending school....
| Mar 5, 2013
| 11:23 AM
A Dayton woman has been charged with attempted murder after allegedly robbing a man who was under the pretense he would be paying her accomplice for sex in an Elkridge Best Western hotel, according to Howard County Police.
Carol Evelyn Raines, 24, of...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 1:00 PM
In-patient units at Spring Grove Hospital Center in Catonsville have become troubled environments where serious assaults on hospital staff are common, according to a scathing new report from a consultant for the Maryland health department.
| Mar 1, 2013
| 9:51 AM
The Senate paused its debate of a bill that would make Maryland the 18th state in the nation to eliminate the death penalty after advocates of repeal won a key test vote.
Senators voted 27-19 Friday to reject an amendment that would have created an...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 4:14 PM
The governor's bill to repeal Maryland's death penalty survived a key vote Friday in the state Senate.
After an emotional debate, senators voted 27-19 to defeat an amendment that would have kept capital punishment for murders committed along with other...