| Nov 10, 2013
| 7:21 PM
Coppin State beat Oregon State on Sunday, 78-73, in Corvallis, Ore.
Sophomore guard Sterling Smith scored 21 points for the Eagles, who led the Beavers, 36-26, at halftime.
Freshman forward Arnold Fripp added 17 points and nine rebounds coming off the...
| Jan 21, 2014
Forward Chase Plummer led the UMBC men's basketball team with 21 points and seven rebounds Monday night and became the 12th player in school history to reach the 1,200-point plateau, but the Retrievers lost to visiting Stony Brook, 81-62.
| Jan 18, 2014
| 3:27 PM
When Bishop Lee Robinson Jr. was 3 years old, he'd sit on the front steps at night and wait for his father, a police officer, to return home.
At that time in the mid-1950s, African-American officers in Baltimore weren't assigned squad cars. Instead,...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 2:52 PM
First came the decorations for the bags: a few words of inspiration, a drawing, and a heart with a pound sign scrawled inside. Next came the lunch: a turkey sandwich, an apple, an Oreo cookie and a water bottle — with most of the food paid for,...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 11:46 AM
The Coppin State men’s basketball team is off to a 2-2 start, but that may have to do more with the offense’s production rather than the defense’s contributions.
The Eagles entered the week ranked in the bottom 20 percent of 345...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 9:41 AM
For the fourth time since 2004, state auditors found that Coppin State University did not take action against some students with unpaid bills and allowed them to continue to register for classes.
In a random sampling of 10 delinquent student accounts,...
| 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...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 12:19 PM
Mary N.C. Redd, a retired city public schools educator and active volunteer, died Aug. 17 of a cardiac arrest at Sinai Hospital. The longtime Ashburton resident was 88.
The daughter of a doctor and a homemaker, Mary Cornelia Nixon Camper was born at...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 10:21 AM
Students at Dunbar will share the high school's basketball court with a few Washington Wizards next week when the team hosts a clinic in advance of its Oct. 17 return to Baltimore.
The session at Dunbar, scheduled for Sept. 19 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.,...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 3:00 AM
In East Baltimore, the 1200 block of North Broadway was once almost entirely vacant. Now a woman who moved to the city from Parkville has made it her family's home. There were once 25 vacants on this block; only six remain, all of which are under...