| Mar 4, 2014
| 6:47 PM
Former Black Panther leader Marshall "Eddie" Conway walked free Tuesday after spending four decades behind bars for killing a Baltimore police officer — making his one of the highest-profile cases affected by a high court decision that has cut short...
| Mar 4, 2014
Lafayette had four players finish in double figures Monday and pulled away late in the second half to beat eighth-seeded Loyola Maryland, 84-71, and advance to the Patriot League tournament quarterfinals.
The host Greyhounds (11-19) ended their first...
| Mar 3, 2014
Roughly an hour and a half before tip-off Sunday afternoon, fans began arriving on foot, in cars and by the busload at Comcast Center. They came expecting to see senior Alyssa Thomas make a run at the all-time scoring record in Maryland women's basketball...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 6:57 PM
Aaron Acquilla Johnson Sr., a longtime educator and basketball coach, died Feb. 14 of lung cancer. Mr. Johnson, of Baltimore, was 79.
The son of Daniel and Harriett Johnson was born in Baltimore and raised in the city's Sandtown Winchester neighborhood....
| Feb 27, 2014
| 5:07 PM
Breaking with his past reluctance to tailor policies to specific racial groups, President Barack Obama on Thursday launched a federal program aimed at improving the economic and educational status of young black and Hispanic men.
The initiative, which...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The editorial regarding the proposal to put more computers in the hands of Baltimore County students makes a good point ("Digital classrooms," Feb. 11): "While such considerations are important, they don't address the larger question of how digital...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 11:02 PM
Navy held a single-digit lead for most of the game Saturday before Loyola Maryland edged ahead in the last five minutes for a 67-65 victory, breaking a six-game losing streak with its first Patriot League road win of the season.
Franz Rassman led the...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 2:32 PM
Doris Ligon may be Baltimore born and bred, but she can't seem to get her mind off Africa.
"I was in my 30s before I heard anything positive about Africa," recalls Ligon, 77, who, along with her late husband, Claude, opened the African Art Museum of...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 10:50 PM
St. Mary's men win in first round of CAC tournament, 95-80
Third-seeded St. Mary's earned a 95-80 victory over sixth-seeded Marymount in the first round of the Capital Athletic Conference men's basketball tournament Tuesday night. The...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 8:15 AM
Morgan State will attempt to break up a two-game losing streak when the Bears face Delaware State for the first time this season Saturday.
Led by seniors Justin Black, Ian Chiles and Anthony Hubbard, Morgan State (6-12) will look to improve upon a 4-2...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 2:47 PM
The Edmondson and New Town boys basketball teams were making it hard on each other to score baskets in a game at Friday's 18th Annual Basketball Academy, with tough defense having the bigger say.
Titans guard Danny Shand was able to find his offense...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 2:16 PM
Poly's Aneah Young wasn't happy about sitting much of the second quarter with two fouls in Saturday's girls basketball showdown with Milford Mill, so she quickly made up for it.
Young scored the No. 2 Engineers' first eight points of the second half and...