| Jul 14, 2013
| 6:55 PM
The Baltimore-based NAACP and the pastor of a city mega-church were among those calling Sunday for a federal civil rights case against George Zimmerman after the Florida man was acquitted in the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager.
| Jul 13, 2013
| 8:17 AM
Stephen Janis definitely took a path less traveled to the world of TV news.
For one thing, he was already 47 years old when he got his first full-time TV job. And at that age, he had virtually no TV training or experience — had never even written a...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 6:25 AM
Congratulations to the local students who were winners in the recent 2013 National History Day competition held at the University of Maryland from June 9 through 13.
More than 2,600 students from across the nation participated. Students who received...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 7:40 AM
What with provisions of the Affordable Care Act and the Supreme Court's ruling that laws permitting gay marriage are constitutional, there has been a great deal of carrying on from various Christian groups and individuals claiming that their free exercise...
| Jul 6, 2013
Rafael Trujillo collected bottle caps. Mao Zedong was wed to an older woman at age 14 but refused to consummate the marriage. Joseph Stalin was a choirboy who studied to be a Russian Orthodox priest.
In "The Iron Bridge," Anton Piatigorsky used these...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Sanford J. Ungar, the president of Goucher College, plans to resign next summer after 13 years at the head of the Towson school, according to a letter circulated to faculty, staff and students Friday.
The letter, addressed to board of trustees...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 9:44 AM
“Go back to the second verse,” J. Cole told his DJ late into his hour-long set Thursday night at Baltimore Soundstage. “Y’all asked for this, so you gotta rock with me.”
Moments earlier, his microphone had malfunctioned...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 10:31 AM
Amid much fanfare several years ago, Gov. Martin O'Malley signed into law a ban on the use of handheld cell phones while driving. The controversial law took more than a decade to pass the General Assembly, but it was hailed as a "giant step" toward...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 3:08 PM
Citing intense opposition from residents and others in Annapolis over redevelopment of the City Dock, the potential buyer of the Fawcett Boat Supplies building on the waterfront said Monday he's pulling out of the deal.
"I don't want to waste my time,"...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 12:58 PM
Many Baltimoreans declare that their morning commute only becomes bearable when tuned into the crazy antics of WWMX-FM morning radio host Reagan Warfield. He regularly interviews world-famous celebrities and rock stars and banters with a widespread...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 10:24 PM
Men's College Lacrosse
Stevenson's Cantabene named Division III Coach of the Year
Stevenson men's lacrosse coach Paul Cantabene was selected as the 2013 Division III College Coach of the Year by the youth and college sports network CaptainU on...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Just a day after being released by the Ravens earlier this month, Pro Bowl fullback Vonta Leach was on a plane to Miami for a visit with the Dolphins.
At the time, it didn’t appear that one of the league’s best lead blockers would be a...