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  • 'True Blood' Season 6 finale recap, 'Radioactive'

    'True Blood' Season 6 finale recap, 'Radioactive'
    The sixth season of True Blood has come to a close, but was it the epic ending that fans were hoping for? Last night’s finale offered up death(s), new relationships and a new big bad — unfortunately, instead of feeling like a change in...
  • First flu case diagnosed in Maryland

    First flu case diagnosed in Maryland
    The state's first confirmed flu case this season was detected Thursday in a child living in the Washington suburbs, state health officials said. The child, who was not identified, was hospitalized briefly, but is recovering. The flu strain detected...
  • Harford residents urged to protect themselves from West Nile

    In light of the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene's reports Friday of the first three confirmed cases of symptomatic West Nile virus this year, Harford County Health Department is recommending people take measures to prevent infection and...
  • Animal skeletons, high-priced vehicle seized at port

    Animal skeletons, high-priced vehicle seized at port
    Call them port discoveries. Federal agents intercepted dozens of animal skeletons at the port of Baltimore in recent weeks because they "pose a potential threat to the United States poultry industry," according to the Department of Homeland Security....
  • Dr. Jerel Katz, surgeon

    Dr. Jerel Katz, surgeon
    Dr. Jerel Katz, who overcame a childhood bout with polio and went on to have a 40-year career as a general surgeon, died Aug. 5 of kidney failure at Riderwood Village, a Silver Spring senior living community. The former longtime Pikesville resident...
  • Betamore startup Riskive sees unmet need protecting social media accounts

    Betamore startup Riskive sees unmet need protecting social media accounts
    Anyone active in online social networking has likely received one: A message from someone who clicked on the wrong link, flooding friends' inboxes or feeds with more links about weight loss drugs or shocking photos. Or you might remember that time Burger...
  • Paid sick leave for food workers makes us all healthier

    Paid sick leave for food workers makes us all healthier
    Baltimore's Restaurant Week, which recently ended, can be an occasion for reflection as well as celebration. Until recently, I was a Baltimore restaurant worker, with minor interruptions, for more than seven years. In my experience, no restaurant employee...
  • Seven dead dolphins found on Md. shores in 'alarming' Mid-Atlantic trend

    Seven dead dolphins found on Md. shores in 'alarming' Mid-Atlantic trend
    Seven bottlenose dolphins have washed up dead on Maryland shores in recent weeks, part of a larger mystery along the Mid-Atlantic coast, where alarmed scientists are working to find the cause of more than 120 dolphin deaths since June. The seven dolphin...
  • Sourcefire over the years [Timeline]

    Sourcefire over the years [Timeline]
    1998: Martin Roesch makes a program called Snort, which "sniffs out" network hackers and viruses, available for free online. 2001: Roesch founds Sourcefire in his Carroll County living room in order to produce a commercial version of Snort. October...
  • Cisco to buy Columbia's Sourcefire for $2.7B

    Cisco to buy Columbia's Sourcefire for $2.7B
    A marquee name in the technology industry said Tuesday that it is buying Columbia-based Sourcefire — a homegrown player in the hot cybersecurity field — for $2.7 billion cash. Cisco Systems wants to bolster its security offerings with...
  • Despite cold virus, Team Maryland pleased with results at Junior & Cadet National Championships

    Despite cold virus, Team Maryland pleased with results at Junior & Cadet National Championships
    Entering the last day of competition at the USA Wrestling Junior & Cadet National Championships in Fargo, N.D., Team Maryland was in excellent position to break its record for All-Americans (21) set last year. At that point, Team Maryland had 17 All-...
  • 'True Blood' recap, 'Don't You Feel Me?'

    'True Blood' recap, 'Don't You Feel Me?'
    From the get-go, I've been dreading the inevitable episode where we'd spend too much time delving into this season's tiresome side plots. And after last week's high-octane romp -- complete with multiple gasp-worthy cliffhangers -- I had a feeling that...