| Jun 12, 2014
| 3:32 PM
A Houston-based company asked Maryland for a permit to ship millions of gallons of crude oil through its South Baltimore marine terminal as the nation's oil industry surges.
Another company in the Fairfield industrial area began moving crude oil in...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 1:00 PM
A U.S. Court of Appeals panel has upheld a decision that Maryland strayed into federal-only territory when it tried to jump start construction of a power plant with subsidies.
The Maryland Public Service Commission, concerned about reliability problems...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 7:21 PM
The Democrats running for governor traded barbs Monday night over Maryland's economy, marijuana laws, and the troubled rollout of its health insurance website in their final televised debate before a primary in which pundits suggest many voters are...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 9:05 AM
When the Obama administration unveils its plan today for fighting climate change by clamping down on power plant emissions, it will try to get the rest of the nation to join an effort already underway in Maryland and a number of other states....
| May 29, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Plans to study the building of a third district police station in Howard County were approved by the County Council last week as part of the council's budget vote.
The full-service station, which will supplement the department's Southern District...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 2:29 PM
One of the premier Federal Hill locations is the north side of East Montgomery Street, called "the front-row street" to the Inner Harbor and all of its restaurants, shopping and activities.
The property at 23 E. Montgomery St. has the additional...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 6:30 AM
When Rick Levitan opened his two gas stations in close succession about 15 years ago, he didn't know what the future would bring.
When he started his business in 1999, Levitan reflects, "nobody knew what a hybrid was."
Today, car manufacturers are...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 12:17 PM
The latest findings from the Intergovernmental Panel for Climate Change are not as bad as some may have expected. Not that climate change isn't worsening — it is. The window to do something about it is still closing, and the potential impact on...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 8:49 AM
Last week's announcement by the U.S. State Department that a decision over the controversial Keystone XL Pipeline will be delayed pending a legal challenge in Nebraska was a prudent step that was also politically convenient for President Barack Obama...
| May 13, 2014
| 1:32 PM
Since the 1930s, the federal tax on gasoline has been the single greatest source of revenue to pay for America's highways and mass transit. For every gallon sold, 18.4 cents is collected by the federal government and set aside in the Highway Trust Fund to...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Nearly a month after Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 vanished, a team of Maryland engineers detected the pings from a flight data recorder that narrowed the search area to a more manageable yet still vast swath of the Indian Ocean.
Working from an...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 8:00 AM
There are so many falsehoods and inaccuracies in your editorial that I cannot rebut them point by point ("The Keystone delay," April 22). I would rather present the facts about why the Keystone pipeline should have been approved years ago and why...