| Oct 6, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Baltimore is on the cusp of making once unimaginable progress in modernizing its obsolete public school facilities with more than $1 billion in investment over the next 10 years. Broad coalitions of supporters, feasible financing plans and the adoption of...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 9:11 PM
A federal judge ruled Monday that Maryland hasn't done enough to help the state's four historically black colleges and universities overcome segregation-era policies that required separate programs for white and black students.
In the ruling, U.S....
| Oct 9, 2013
| 9:29 AM
Presidents of the state's historically black colleges and universities said Tuesday that a federal court ruling ordering remedies for persistent segregative policies in Maryland higher education could result in new opportunities and resources for their...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 2:02 PM
J. George Kropp, an educator whose career at Calvert Hall College High School teaching social studies and history spanned more than 50 years, died Sunday of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma at the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center.
The longtime Loch...
| 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,...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 2:39 PM
College field hockey
Witmer's overtime goal lifts No. 1 Terps over No. 4 Syracuse, 2-1
Jill Witmer deflected Ali McEvoy's shot 2 minutes, 37 seconds into overtime for the game-winning goal, lifting No. 1 Maryland (15-0, 4-0 Atlantic Coast Conference)...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 4:09 PM
The Johns Hopkins University regained a five-year, $70 million federal grant designed to change how researchers pursue drug development and other medical treatments, but the University of Maryland, Baltimore lost its first bid for a similar grant, the...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 5:20 PM
Vacant, boarded-up shops and rowhouses line the street across from the new North Avenue Gateway apartments. A block south on North Rosedale Street, a 6-year-old girl was killed in the crossfire of a 1991 gang shooting.
Yet when new apartments opened...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 1:59 PM
The Coppin State men’s basketball team dropped a pair of decisions to national powerhouses over Thanksgiving weekend, but there was at least one positive.
Senior forward Michael Murray returned from a broken right (shooting) hand and made his...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 9:36 PM
Towson lost, 78-44, to host Villanova (3-0) in men's basketball Sunday, the Tigers' first defeat of the season.
Towson (3-1) finished the game with 24 turnovers and shot 31 percent from the field. The Tigers were 2-for-17 from 3-point range and 8-for-19...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 3:00 AM
A federal district court judge handed Maryland's historically black colleges and universities a partial and in many respects problematic victory last week. She denied them the monetary damages they sought but ruled that the state may not allow its...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 11:25 AM
The USA Today Coaches Top 25 has been out since last week, but 25 is such a small number.
Dan Hanner of ESPN Insider has ranked all 351 Division I men's basketball teams. As he explains, he "ran 10,000 simulations of every D-I player and each team's...