| May 6, 2012
| 8:00 AM
I found Dan Rodricks' commentary regarding DNA testing and the recent Maryland Court of Appeals ruling ("DNA: Why wait for an arrest?" May 3) to be quite interesting. He states at the end that he can't think of a good argument against his position that we...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 10:18 AM
The Baltimore County Police Department announced Friday that, in the wake of a Maryland Court of Appeals opinion, it will discontinue collection of DNA samples at the time of arrest from suspects charged with certain violent crimes.
But in a press...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 7:17 PM
A woman's body was found Thursday in rising waters near a homeless camp in Laurel, as flooding closed roads throughout the region and a dangerously high reservoir prompted the evacuation of Laurel's historic district.
The discovery of the body came as...
| Sep 8, 2010
| 2:12 PM
For 10-year-old Jacob Krause, getting ready for the new school year wasn't a simple matter of back-to-school shopping. It also involved working out logistics for getting to the bathroom as many as 20 times during a single school day.
| Jun 3, 2011
| 3:51 PM
After several nights of struggling with how to cover the so-called "Weinergate" scandal surrounding his friend U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.), Jon Stewart finally broke down and did the bit properly.
Stewart and Weiner are old friends and even shared...
| May 24, 2011
| 12:18 PM
Politicians have been making a lot of gaffes lately (what else is new?). Michele Bachmann thought the founding fathers abolished slavery; Sarah Palin invented the word "squirmish," and, now comes news that our president, Barack Obama, has no idea what...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 10:33 AM
Let me start this post by saying something that has now become quite clear: U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner's (D-N.Y.) Twitter account was not hacked. He sent the image of his penis to a Twitter follower and has now engaged in a convoluted attempt to cover it...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 10:21 AM
U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner's (D-N.Y.) patently absurd comments that he "cannot say with certitude" whether a photo of a penis tweeted from his Twitter account is actually his penis have drawn mockery and ridicule from many quarters.
But no one is...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 6:16 AM
After comedian Jon Stewart on Monday went too easy on his friend U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner's (D-N.Y.) penis tweeting, Stewart apologized on his show last night.
Assuming the role of Weiner during his now-infamous press conference, Stewart issued mea...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 6:31 AM
Last night, on "The Daily Show," Jon Stewart was forced to tackle an issue he hates to joke about: His friend U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner's (D-N.Y.) tweeting of his own penis.
Stewart and Weiner are old buddies and shared a beach house in Delaware in their...
| May 10, 2011
| 7:11 PM
Conservative groups are in an uproar over rapper Common's scheduled attendance at the White House's "Night of Poetry" event this week.
Sarah Palin, The Daily Caller and other right-of-center groups are criticizing a 2007 spoken word performance...
| May 18, 2011
| 2:31 PM
So you got left out of William Donald Schaefer’s will, too? What are we, chopped liver?
Now that we know who did (and didn’t) get the former mayor, governor and comptroller’s money, we’re left to wonder just one thing — a...