| Jul 21, 2011
| 4:50 PM
Maryland really began to turn in the roaster Thursday, joining much of the rest of the country, now deep in the summer's worst heat wave.
The mercury reached 103 degrees in downtown Baltimore, with a heat index reading of 117 degrees. It was 100 at BWI-...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 4:11 AM
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| Jul 29, 2011
| 12:57 PM
Few states have as good a reason as Maryland to be nervous about cuts in federal spending.
The U.S. government employs more than 280,000 Marylanders directly and many indirectly, thanks to the billions of dollars in federal contracts that businesses in...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 11:28 AM
Your home is starting to resemble an episode of "Hoarders," but without the tearful back story.
Sure, that armoire is gorgeous. But you never use it. Those antique candlesticks that Grandma gave you are just collecting dust. And what about all those...
| Jul 28, 2011
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| Jul 27, 2011
| 11:16 AM
When it comes to keeping a business in the family, fathers and sons are the classic combination that typically comes to mind. But for a few small businesses in Howard County, it’s the team of mother and daughter that brings a special touch to the...
| Jul 29, 2011
Most of the emails I receive that request forwarding to others, I don't pay much attention to, unless they have cute animal photos or some real meaning to me. One from my best friend Bev, who lives in Mesa Ariz., captured my attention. The subject line "I...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 10:14 AM
An Aberdeen man shot himself to death after a stand-off with police Friday in the Yacht Basin at Havre de Grace's Millard Tydings Park, near the steps leading to the park's popular playground and as people were starting to arrive for the Friday Concerts...
| Apr 23, 2009
The headlines have had a similar ring: A Frederick County man underwater on his mortgage kills himself and his family. A man accused of financial improprieties does the same while staying at a Towson hotel. A top official with Freddie Mac, a company...
| Dec 30, 2008
It's not that Muhammad Shumri imagined building a new life in Baltimore would be easy. But he didn't expect it to be so hard.
The 48-year-old physician was a high-ranking official in the Iraqi Ministry of Health when a photograph that placed him at a...
| Nov 10, 2009
It began in Wheaton with a single gunshot. James D. Martin, 55, had stopped off at a Shoppers Food Warehouse on his way home when, for no apparent reason, an unseen assailant shot and killed him.
The next morning, four others in Montgomery County were...
| Oct 23, 2002
Schools are closed or on lockdown, people crouch while pumping gas, parents refuse to leave the house to buy bread for their kids' lunches and now the media are repeatedly reporting that the sniper's letter contains direct threats against youths.