| Jan 3, 2014
| 12:38 PM
Earl Collins, a retired Baltimore County police officer and World War II veteran, died at Maryland Shock Trauma Center on Dec. 31 after suffering a fall at his Millersville home. He was 89.
Born in Baltimore and raised on Old Frederick Road in...
| May 25, 2013
| 2:20 PM
A high school softball team can’t play much better than Northern did Saturday afternoon against Eastern Tech in the Class 3A state championship game in College Park.
The Patriots, from Calvert County, combined pitching, defense and speed into a 3-...
| May 21, 2013
| 8:48 PM
In the state semifinal round of the playoffs, there’s no such thing as a moral victory. Although, if there were, River Hill’s effort against five-time defending state-champion Northern in the 3A state semifinals Tuesday would certainly...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 6:43 PM
About the series: As The Baltimore Sun commemorates its 175th anniversary, we revisit the subjects of our most iconic photographs, describing where their lives have led them since their moments in The Sun.
Deborah Tate is often reminded of her son,...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 4:21 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — A James City man whom police say stuck his finger down his baby's throat in February was convicted Tuesday on a felony child abuse charge.
After more than two hours of deliberation. the jury of nine women and three men found...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 12:27 PM
A 23-year-old man was found guilty Wednesday of fatally shooting a man twice in the head outside a Hollywood night club last year, authorities said.
A jury took less than a day to find Robert Earl Thomas III guilty of first-degree murder. They also...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 6:38 AM
Parker Millsap left the Pentecostal faith of his youth some time ago. But the singer-songwriter still performs with the passion of an evangelist at an old-time tent revival.
Only 21, Millsap is gaining considerable notice with his self-titled Okrahoma...
| May 9, 2014
| 11:23 AM
An explosion that killed two inmates and paralyzed a corrections officer at a Pensacola, Fla., jail was caused by a natural gas release inside the facility, investigators said Friday.
At least 184 people suffered injuries among the more than 600 inmates...
| May 19, 2014
| 12:30 PM
"Austin City Limits" is humming an interesting tune: The PBS musical staple is about to celebrate its 40th anniversary with a landmark two-hour TV special. Yet its top producer sees a day when digital transmission of video and audio plays a...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 9:59 AM
Sofia Vergara has teamed up with Buca di Beppo for Meatballs 4 Ninos, a campaign to raise money and awareness for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The campaign launches nationwide Jan. 22. Buca di Beppo will donate $1 to St. Jude for every...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 8:44 AM
Lyle Lovett is as mystified about what to expect from this weekend’s Lauderdale Live music festival as its promoter is sure about it. But both agree it’s an extraordinary step for a city trying to develop a reputation as a live-music...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 7:19 AM
For Stout Sports Bar and Grille owner Simon Kearney, there’s no time like now to raise money for the fight against breast cancer — or to raise a blazing pink, 28-foot LED cherry blossom tree outside his Oakland Park pub.
Kearney, who has two...