| Oct 1, 2013
| 3:35 AM
A 2007 Maryland law expanding the state's Medicaid program, along with job losses during the recession, has put Maryland near the front of a national trend where the number of people on public health care coverage has increased while the number on private...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 1:22 PM
I love it when some player reportedly "calls me" out.
Apparently, that’s what former Ravens safety Ed Reed did last week. He called me out during a conference call with the Baltimore media last week.
I actually listened to the recording before...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 3:40 PM
Much of the attention over what changes federal health reform will bring has focused on doctor visits and hospital stays. But what about dental care?
Tequila Terry, director of plan and partner management for the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange,...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 3:45 PM
Orioles center fielder Adam Jones is a dedicated tweeter. When he's not at the ballpark, he shares photos of his dynamic taste in food and his love for his dog Missy to his more than 133,000 followers on Twitter. He often offers clever short quips after...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 8:38 AM
Welcome to part one of the shocking two-part season finale of "The Bachelorette," which, of course, Chris Harrison calls the "television event of the summer."
It better be good because most of the show’s viewers would rather have root canal than...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 4:51 PM
Fear is as fresh as the stubborn blood stains on the street in the 900 block of Bennett Place. Three men have been killed this year on this short stretch of three-story row homes, two within seven days of each other last month.
Parents lock their...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 5:31 AM
Think root canal — with no anesthetic. Think paper cuts, hammer to thumbs, stubbed toes and smacking your head on the corner of the kitchen cabinet door.
The Broncos are 0-for-Baltimore since the Browns became the Ravens, but this time they...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 7:08 PM
Robert Jarrett Jr. was convicted Tuesday of murdering his wife, following a trial in which prosecutors described him as a "cold-blooded killer" who allowed his sons to walk over her body buried beneath their backyard shed for two decades.
| Mar 8, 2013
| 11:09 AM
Here’s the Orioles’ lineup for tonight’s game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Bradenton. It’s not exactly representative of the Opening Day lineup we are expecting:
Alexi Casilla 6, Ryan Flaherty 4, Wilson Betemit 5, Jason...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 3:48 PM
Pat Skerry sat behind the big desk in his office at Towson University on Wednesday looking way better than I thought he would.
Less than 12 hours earlier, the Tigers had dropped a tough 75-70 decision to James Madison, a team they beat by 26 at Towson...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 6:40 AM
A Crofton man pleaded guilty guilty in Massachusetts Superior Court to multiple charges of Medicaid fraud for using pieces of paper clips in root canals instead of standard stainless steel posts, according to an announcement today from the Maryland...
| May 12, 2012
I had a root canal last week.
No human being should ever be subjected to anything where the words "root" and "canal" are used in the same sentence.
A root canal is a dental procedure prescribed when breathing in on a cool day, drinking something cold...