| Jul 12, 2013
| 3:54 PM
A fugitive wanted for murder in Pennsylvania was wrongly released from the Baltimore City Detention Center this week — and authorities are still trying to figure out how that happened.
Dale Wakefield, 21, is being held in a Bucks County, Pa., jail...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 8:07 AM
A small but vocal group of community leaders rallied Monday morning on a west Baltimore street corner to pressure Coppin State University and its contractors to hire more neighborhood residents during construction of an $87 million science and...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 9:46 PM
Towson native Pelton reaches FINA final in 100m backstroke
Towson native Elizabeth Pelton qualified for the finals in the 100-meter backstroke Monday at the FINA World Championships in Barcelona, Spain. Pelton finished in 59.44 seconds,...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 4:12 PM
A recent appointee to the Baltimore City school board resigned Thursday, according to the mayor's office, which said it had discovered inconsistencies in his resume.
Anthony A. Hamilton said he held a master's degree from the Johns Hopkins University...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 10:49 PM
Dwyer helps U.S. win 800 freestyle relay
Conor Dwyer of the North Baltimore Aquatic Club teamed with Ryan Lochte, Charlie Houchin and Ricky Berens to win the 800-meter freestyle relay at the FINA World Championships on Friday in Barcelona,...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 9:05 AM
The percentage of Baltimore city graduates enrolling in college the fall after obtaining their diplomas has marked a 5-year-decline, according to a report released this week, which also found that between 2007 and 2012 city graduates have increasingly...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 10:14 PM
Ex-Towson Catholic star Greene to Celtics
Former Towson Catholic star Donte Greene was traded from the Memphis Grizzlies to the Boston Celtics in a swap of former Syracuse first-round draft picks Thursday. In exchange for Greene, who averaged 5....
| Aug 16, 2013
| 10:51 AM
Dr. Craig Hendrix is exploring a novel concept: whether antiviral drugs can be absorbed through certain areas of the body to prevent sexual transmission of HIV.
To test such hypotheses, Hendrix and his Johns Hopkins colleagues typically can put up...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 3:04 PM
Jean E. Hill, a Baltimore model and actress who later performed in three John Waters films, died Wednesday of renal failure at Mercy Medical Center. She was 67.
"Jean Hill was my only African-American star. She was a talented comedian, a brave actress...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 11:42 AM
It may seem paradoxical that even as more black and Hispanic students attend college, America's system of higher education is becoming more racially polarized and unequal, with whites far more likely to graduate, earn advanced degrees or find good jobs...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Gervonta Davis knows why the arrangement of balloons is tied to the light pole on the corner of Pennsylvania Ave. and Mosher St.
They're birthday balloons, commemorating a 21st birthday that never happened.
"I know that dude. Me and him, we were...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 12:18 PM
Dale Dunn strode into Kevin Ondrasek's office at the University of Southern Mississippi with an air of determination. A graduate student with one more year of NCAA eligibility, Dunn told the first-year assistant track coach he had unfinished business....