| Sep 13, 2013
| 3:01 PM
Richard P. Hughes Jr., a port labor leader recalled as a "feared negotiator" who rose to become president of the International Longshoremen's Association, died of heart and lung disease Sept. 11 at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. The Locust Point...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Believe it or not, but Amtrak is the most energy-efficient form of motorized transportation available in the United States, according to the Oak Ridge National Laboratory report released this summer. Indeed, the comparison isn't really all that close,...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 4:05 PM
Volunteers at a church in Ocean City were opening their Thanksgiving food bank Tuesday morning when a man rushed inside, his body engulfed in flames.
Authorities say the man sparked a blaze that left the church's pastor dead and a woman who...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 4:34 PM
Ocean City fire investigators believe that the man who entered a church on fire, igniting a blaze that killed its pastor, had poured gasoline on himself as part of a suicide plot.
The fire marshal's office said Tuesday that John Raymond Sterner covered...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 12:19 PM
Carole E. Todd, a retired city public school educator and guidance counselor, died Nov. 24 at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center of burns. She was 72.
Ms. Todd, who had lived at Milford Manor Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center in Pikesville,...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 4:21 PM
Emergent BioSolutions wants to exercise an option to buy 8 acres next to its East Baltimore manufacturing facility for an expansion that eventually could add up to 100 jobs, a company official said.
The Rockville-based biotechnology company bought its...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 5:59 PM
City police officers chased down and arrested a man who a witness said had set a fire that injured three in a Lucille Park rowhouse Monday afternoon.
A patrol officer arrived at the house in the 2800 block of Ridgewood Ave. around 4:30 p.m., police...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 3:15 PM
A man beat his girlfriend with a baseball bat, then came back and set fire to her house while 10 people were inside, Baltimore police said — an attack that injured three.
Arson investigators charged Jordan Grimes, 26, with about 50 criminal counts,...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 7:30 PM
Three firefighters were injured in a car fire explosion downtown Wednesday night, Fire Department spokesman Ian Brennan said.
The firefighters had been tending to the car fire near the intersection of North Calvert and East Pleasant streets around 7:...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 1:28 PM
A motorcycle rider was taken to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center in Baltimore Sunday night after he was injured in a crash with a car at the intersection of the Bel Air Bypass and Conowingo Road in Bel Air.
Rich Gardiner, spokesman for the Harford...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 7:03 AM
Three people were injured when a van crashed into the Firestone Tire Center in the 700 block of Belair Road in Bel Air late Saturday morning, according to Bel Air Police.
Bel Air Police reported the driver of the van, Thomas Roper, of Edgewood, and two...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 11:17 AM
Peninsula Regional Medical Center announced Wednesday that it will lay off 58 employees and offer buyouts to 130 as the number of patients it treats declines.
The employees who lose their jobs will be offered severance packages and the opportunity to...