| Feb 19, 2009
Darrius Heyward-Bey's reputation preceded him this week in Indianapolis, where the NFL scouting combine will mint fresh millionaires and unmask impostors for its April draft.
Scouts already know Maryland's mercurial wide receiver is lightning in a...
| May 2, 2008
Joey Haynos didn't spend much time in front of the TV last Saturday.
The former Maryland tight end went into NFL draft weekend knowing that if he was going to get picked, it would be in the later rounds.
So when Sunday came along, Haynos was joined by...
| Dec 18, 2007
| 9:20 AM
Chris: Do you think the Ravens would be better off letting quarterback Troy Smith finish the season? What is the point of letting Kyle Boller start the final two games?
Mike Preston: At first, I thought it would be better off allowing Smith to start, but...
| Jan 31, 2008
| 9:48 AM
Joey Haynos knows all the questions.
After seven weeks of training, he hopes he'll have answers.
The test for the former Terps tight end is the NFL combine, an event that will go a long way in determining the next phase of Haynos' life.
| Dec 10, 2009
River Hill, lineman, senior
•Great speed and quickness for a 6-2, 230-pound defensive end; could make the tackle or force the takeaway
•Had 86 tackles - 49 solo and 24 for a loss; tied team record with 10 sacks; forced five...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 12:20 PM
A 30,000-year-old giant virus has been revived from the frozen Siberian tundra, sparking concern that increased mining and oil drilling in rapidly warming northern latitudes could disturb dormant microbial life that could one day prove harmful to man....
| Feb 27, 2014
It is all over — the 2014 Winter Olympics are in the past. The colorful tents have been packed up and put away for four years before the big show opens again in Pyeongchang, South Korea in 2018.
Before final goodbyes were said in Sochi, Russia, it...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 7:54 AM
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama today nominated four Floridians to serve as U.S. district judges in the state.
Two of the nominees, Judge Beth Bloom and Judge Darrin P. Gayles, were picked for the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 5:30 PM
A veteran educator with experience in California and Texas was named Wednesday as president of California State University Long Beach.
Jane Close Conoley, 66, is currently serving as dean of the Gevirtz Graduate School of Education at the University...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 5:00 AM
When Nic Pizzolatto was 5, he had an epiphany. It wasn't the usual childhood one about finger-painting or bike-riding or other regular kid stuff. It was that one day he would die.
"You know how people say that young people feel immortal? I don't know...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 3:00 AM
The brightly illuminated billboard was a traffic-stopping sensation in 1923 Los Angeles, a city just starting its love affair with automobiles. Sitting atop a downtown hotel, the sign was rimmed in glowing blue and spelled out "Packard" in radiant red...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 2:08 PM
As a drug, marijuana has certain effects and, depending on why you're taking it, some side effects. And not everyone wants the whole package. New research finds that for patients who consider weed's buzz an unwanted side effect, the answer might be as...