| Nov 7, 2013
| 1:20 PM
COLLEGE PARK — The one constant in Mark Turgeon's steady climb up the coaching ladder was building the type of reputation that most in his profession covet. It is summed up by two simple letters that for decades have described some of basketball's...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 5:03 PM
Damien Russell is 43 now. It's been 22 years since the former defensive back played for Virginia Tech.
Hokies fans might not recognize the name, but Russell is an important figure in the program's history. He is a cousin of the Baltimore-based Fullers...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 12:28 PM
Teenager Kendall Reitz set out to become an advocate for improved mental illness awareness in the aftermath of last year's massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., when a disturbed 20-year-old named Adam Lanza fatally shot 20 children...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 3:02 PM
Andrew Hassl had just arrived home from work early Tuesday morning and was hanging out with his roommates on a residential street near the University of Maryland's College Park campus when they heard shots outside.
As the roommates went to turn off...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 8:17 AM
After consecutive one-run losses at home, the Baltimore Redbirds will try to back on the winning track tonight at 6:30 p.m. at Calvert Hall College’s Carlos Crispino Stadium in their quest to defend their title in the Cal Ripken Collegiate...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 4:05 PM
John Bernstein never had trouble keeping track of what sport his daughter was competing in or the team on which she was playing. Ida Bernstein can't make the same claim for what she jokingly calls her "athletically confused career."
Ever since she...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 1:22 PM
As they enter the 61st and final year of their partnership, Maryland and the Atlantic Coast Conference are like a newly divorced couple that is forced by circumstances to continue to live together and makes a halfhearted pledge to remain friends.
| Jul 24, 2012
| 7:36 AM
In the search for answers in the wake of the shootings in Aurora, Colo., authorities have made one curious conclusion about the suspect, James Holmes. The FBI has made clear that Mr. Holmes has no ties to terrorism. This is flat wrong — he is a...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 6:47 PM
Morgan State University officials said Saturday they have promoted campus police Chief Adrian J. Wiggins to the new post of chief public safety officer, in which he will explore changes to campus safety and emergency management systems.
The move comes...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 7:20 AM
Terry Maczko’s strategy for turning Baltimore City Community Collegeinto a JUCO power was simple: load up on this city’s top high school talent.
After guiding the Panthers (25-12) to the Region XX tournament championship and a sixth-place...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 12:04 PM
As he rode the morning school bus and sat in first-period class Tuesday, the 13-year-old student at Stemmers Run Middle School in Essex gave no indication that he had a cellphone-size gun in his pocket — much less that he planned to pull it on his...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 8:35 PM
State Sen. Joe Getty (R-Dist. 5) was recently honored by the Carroll County Student Government Association with its 2012 Friend of the CCSGA award.
"Senator Getty was phenomenal last year in his dedication to helping the students," said Angela Bladen,...