| Oct 6, 2012
| 11:50 AM
With Das Racist calling out sick (the rap group took to Twitter to clarify Heems had strep throat), Baltimore trio Future Islands kicked off Virgin Mobile FreeFest's West stage a little before 1 p.m. at Merriweather Post Pavilion.
Lead singer Sam Herring...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 5:05 PM
Perhaps the strangest, most dizzying scene at Saturday's Virgin Mobile FreeFest at Merriweather Post Pavilion unfolded in the Dance Forest.
Some young women wore just glitter, body paint and underwear, while other concertgoers dressed as Teenage Mutant...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 6:13 AM
Five months after they began their fundraising campaign, Anne Mekalian's former students at the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen School in Homeland and their parents are still raising money to help the longtime teacher drive as a quadruple amputee.
| Sep 19, 2012
| 4:30 PM
A 59-year-old Lochearn woman died Monday of a rare infection after liposuction surgery, and two other patients have also contracted infections, prompting health officials Wednesday to shut down the Timonium cosmetic surgery center where each was treated....
| Feb 29, 2012
| 7:26 PM
Maryland came to the Smith Center hoping to be more than a mere afterthought for a North Carolina team whose fans couldn't help but look ahead excitedly to the Tar Heels' rematch with Duke on Saturday.
While the sixth-ranked Tar Heels and the fourth-...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 7:46 AM
For Hannah Vogel and Megan Lauver, a walk around the block could mean days of exhaustion. They have learned to live with the frustration of daily uncertainty, where simple activities have the potential to sap much more energy than they should.
| Nov 30, 2011
| 1:15 PM
Cleveland Browns running back Peyton Hillis said in a Wednesday conference call with Baltimore media that this has probably been the toughest season, both physically and emotionally, of his four in the NFL.
Hillis earned a spot on the cover of this year&...
| Dec 4, 2011
| 9:54 AM
The 8-3 Ravens will get an opportunity to remove a certain L-word from our vocabulary on Sunday when they play the 4-7 Cleveland Browns. The Ravens are coming off of a pair of critical, decisive victories against quality opponents, but unlike their...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 12:40 AM
The Sports Xchange
NCAAF Team Report - Penn State - INSIDE SLANT
Penn State has been a winning program for the majority of its 127-year football history. Past seasons have typically been judged on how many wins the Nittany Lions had.
When the NCAA...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 9:44 PM
NFL Team Report - Cleveland Browns - INSIDE SLANT
The Cleveland Browns could be on the verge of starting their fourth quarterback this season and making their fifth overall change since the start of the season.
Brandon Weeden started and played the...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 7:05 PM
STATE COLLEGE — Offensive lineman Garry Gilliam petitioned the NCAA for a sixth season of eligibility, shifted to offensive tackle and likely would have started next season. Instead, he will forego that extra year but isn't giving up football just...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 5:27 PM
The money is gone.
That's the only response Zina Stokes, owner of Zina's Produce in Williamsburg, can give her customers right now, she said.
Stokes sold shares of farm-fresh food through a community supported agriculture (CSA) program to about 130...