| Dec 10, 2011
| 4:06 PM
To his supporters, Army Pfc. Bradley E. Manning is a hero, the whistle-blower who revealed U.S. war crimes and diplomatic double-dealing in the Pentagon records and State Department cables he is alleged to have sent to the anti-secrecy organization...
| Oct 23, 2011
| 5:41 PM
Dr. McRae Whitaker Williams, a retired physician and former administrator at Union Memorial Hospital, died Tuesday at home. Dr. Williams' family did not request an autopsy to determine the cause of death.
The longtime Owings Mills resident was 75.
| Nov 9, 2011
| 3:22 PM
Paul Frederick Obrecht, a well-known Baltimore warehouse developer whose various projects included Moravia Industrial Park, died Nov. 3 of complications from a stroke at his Lutherville home.
He was 82.
Mr. Obrecht, who went by P. Frederick Obrecht...
| May 26, 2011
| 9:30 AM
As the climate continues to change as a result of human actions, the government has done little to regulate the known causes of the problem. Consider Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's recent proposal to restrict the Environmental Protection...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 8:09 AM
The Ravens are adding another member to the front office whose primary role will be to look beyond the numbers.
Ravens General Manager Ozzie Newsome announced today that the organization has hired Sandy Weil as their director of football analytics.
| Aug 12, 2012
| 2:19 PM
UPDATE: See end of post for update on another journalist saying Zakaria "borrowed heavily" from him.
Following the lead of Time magazine, CNN Friday suspended Sunday morning show host and international affairs analyst Fareed Zakaria for plagiarism....
| Apr 16, 2012
| 6:17 PM
Kevin Puts, a composer who teaches at the Peabody Institute in Baltimore, won the Pulitzer Prize in music Monday for his first opera.
Puts, a member of the Peabody faculty since 2006, was honored for "Silent Night," a two-act work commissioned by the...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 12:32 PM
Richard D. Norling of Darlington and Cordell E. Hunter Sr. of Havre de Grace were appointed to the Harford Community College Board of Trustees by Gov. Martin O'Malley this week.
O'Malley also reappointed the board chairman Bryan E. Kelly and board...
| Feb 1, 2009
The label "smart player" is often overused, but few descriptions are more appropriate for River Hill High School senior Alicia Seelaus.
The 6-foot-tall Seelaus excels in the classroom and is headed to Yale University in the fall. Her tireless work on the...
| Dec 8, 1997
When the U.S. Navy began its great sell-off of surplus ships in 1991, Richard Jaross was among the first to see an opportunity.He began dismantling Navy ships at a California scrapyard, where workers were exposed to lead and asbestos. He came to Baltimore...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 5:20 AM
PHILADELPHIA For the poor, food is not only scarce, it's often rotten and germ-ridden.
Corner stores and small supermarkets that feed vast swaths of impoverished Philadelphia offer bacteria-laced foods in unhealthy conditions that can lead to foodborne...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 6:14 PM
Southern Lehigh graduate Jake Del Priore has been selected as one of 36 finalists for the 2014 National Football Foundation High School National Scholar-Athlete Awards.
Del Priore, who holds most of the Spartans receiving records, was named the NFF local...