| Nov 30, 2013
| 6:13 PM
COLLEGE PARK — A year ago, coaches representing the University of Maryland's 19 athletic teams lined up across the back wall of a meeting room in the student union, all dressed in red.
The plan, according to an internal email, was to present a...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 12:16 PM
Ravens strong safety James Ihedigbo didn't confirm nor deny receiving a large shipment of performance products this season from Mitch Ross, the Alabama man who made allegations prior to the Super Bowl that he provided Ray Lewis with deer antler spray to...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 3:44 AM
Amtrak has launched a new "Txt-A-Tip" program that allows riders and employees to report suspicious or criminal activity on the rail service via text message, the company announced Wednesday.
The program adds a new option, accessible to those with...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 10:24 AM
Anne Arundel County police say a 20-year-old Severn woman has been charged with negligent manslaughter by motor vehicle after cell phone records indicate she was using her cell phone when the car she was driving struck a motorcycle, killing the driver....
| Sep 4, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Sen. Catherine Pugh's commentary, "Municipal broadband's false promise" (Aug. 16), is flawed by many serious errors and omissions. Whoever is advising her on this issue is doing her and the people of Baltimore a disservice.
Senator Pugh claims that...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 1:00 PM
A Forest Hill mother and four children in her care escaped a bedroom fire that caused "moderate damage" to an East Jarrettsville Road home Monday afternoon, according to Harford County fire officials.
One of the children, who are all under the age of...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 7:23 AM
The Roland Park Civic League has scheduled a public meeting March 14 to talk about options — or lack thereof — for broadband Internet connectivity in north Baltimore.
"There is so little competition and we suffer in price because of that,"...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 8:24 AM
Everyone knows I have a love-hate relationship with technology. Actually, it's more of a hate-hate relationship. Technology hates me, and I hate it right back.
My aversion to all things computerized stems from my earliest encounters with word...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 11:57 AM
Mika J. Cross, a human resources manager for the U.S. Department of Agriculture, sometimes uses a laptop issued by the agency. But she is far more likely to check email or collaborate with colleagues on one of her two personal computers.
| Jun 11, 2013
| 6:57 AM
The Carroll County Sheriff's Office recently became the first law enforcement agency in Maryland to utilize smart phone technology to communicate with their constituents.
The Baltimore County Police Department has no plans to use the free app, because...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 6:03 PM
The older sister of Phylicia Barnes tearfully said Monday she had allowed her teenage sister to drift too close to the man now accused of murdering her, testifying in the trial of Michael Maurice Johnson that the then-26-year-old's unnerving conduct one...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 5:22 PM
Faced with a rash of reported mobile device thefts, local lawmakers want to ban the automated purchasing kiosks that have cropped up at area shopping centers and allow customers to instantly resell phones, tablets and music players.
The proposals have...