| May 17, 2014
| 1:49 PM
Hundreds of people who came to watch their loved ones graduate from Coppin State University were turned away Saturday after the venue filled to capacity, and the staff suspected counterfeit tickets were to blame.
Clara Phillips came to Baltimore from...
| May 21, 2014
| 4:30 AM
I am writing in response to Carrie Wells' article, "Suspected counterfeit tickets at Coppin graduation, hundred shut out" (May 17).
While I understand it is your duty to report the "news," I am disappointed that you provided a one-sided, seemingly...
| May 8, 2014
| 4:32 PM
Hunched over the kitchen table in an East Baltimore row home, E'Lexus Cole carefully arranged photographs of David Mbugua into a collage. It was important that she get the close-up photo, the one with him wearing a black knit hat, in the middle....
| Apr 29, 2014
| 1:12 PM
Harry R. Vaughn, former deputy warden of the Montgomery County Correctional Facility who earlier had worked for the Baltimore City Jail, died April 19 of heart failure at his Randallstown home. He was 72.
The son of Willie Dickerson, a North Carolina...
| May 2, 2014
| 7:00 AM
The Great Bay Wind Energy installation in Somerset County on the Lower Eastern Shore is a major construction project requiring additions to existing high voltage lines, the construction of access roads, and other support structures. It also presents an...
| May 2, 2014
| 6:17 PM
Maryland assistant coach Bino Ranson, who reportedly was one of three candidates recommended for the Coppin State head coaching job, is no longer under consideration, an athletic department spokesman said Friday.
Ranson could not be reached for comment....
| Mar 18, 2014
| 5:23 PM
The University of Baltimore will offer free tuition to college students in their final semester if they can finish their degrees in four years, the school announced Tuesday.
The unusual break could boost the college's flagging graduation rates and...
| May 5, 2014
| 4:44 PM
More than a month after announcing that the contract of longtime men’s basketball coach Fang Mitchell would not be renewed, Coppin State athletic director Derrick Ramsey said Monday he will introduce Stillman College coach Michael Grant as Mitchell&...
| Feb 23, 2014
Navy guard Alix Membreno's double double helped lift the Midshipmen to a 64-57 victory over visiting Holy Cross on Saturday at Alumni Hall.
The senior scored 17 points and had 10 rebounds to lead the Mids offense. Jade Geif added a game-high 21 points...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 11:27 PM
Towson extended its winning streak to four games as Jerrelle Benimon's 22 points and six rebounds led the Tigers to an 83-77 victory against host Hofstra on Saturday.
Towson, which is No. 2 in the Colonial Athletic Association, improved to 20-9...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 11:05 AM
Gregory P. Kane, a former Baltimore Sun columnist known for his perceptive observations, died of cancer Tuesday at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He was 62.
"He challenged a lot of traditional political thought in the African-American community," said...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Coppin State men’s basketball coach Fang Mitchell isn’t too worried about seeding.
The Eagles (9-18, 6-8 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) sit in seventh place with just two games to play before the conference tournament, but with that he...