| Oct 8, 2012
| 10:44 AM
Jill Babchak, 34, of Columbia, has joined Weight Watchers before, but this time around she’s dropping pounds with the help of the organization’s mobile application. “I like it because it has all the restaurants, all the foods, right at...
| May 29, 2012
| 1:20 PM
Dr. Frank Anthony Faraino, a retired Baltimore thoracic and vascular surgeon whose career spanned more than four decades and who performed the first pacemaker implantation in Maryland, died Saturday of renal failure at his Timonium home.
He was 90....
| Jun 1, 2012
Sunday, June 3
Food-allergy awareness The Bowie Baysox will hold Food Allergy Awareness Day as they host the Reading Phillies at 2:05 p.m. at Prince George's Stadium. It's an opportunity for fans with food allergies that would typically keep them away...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 6:03 PM
Well, if you didn't have thick, hot tears streaming down your swollen cheeks by the end of Sunday night's episode of The Walking Dead, check your pulse, because you might be a heartless zombie yourself! Or you might just be too tough and cool to cry, like...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 3:13 PM
You may make a fashion statement with that tattoo, but the FDA warns you could also put your health at risk.
The regulatory agency issued a warning Wednesday about getting inked after a recent outbreak linked to the family of bacteria called...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 10:55 AM
First-time parents may not always know how to care for their newborn's skin or recognize common conditions. Most problems resolve themselves, and the basic rule of thumb for washing and choosing products is to go with what's simple, says Dr. Kate B....
| Sep 1, 2012
| 4:58 PM
Cookouts aside, Labor Day is meant to celebrate the American workforce, and its achievements. But these days, even though people are more thankful than ever for their jobs, there's still room to gripe about the absurd, the mundane and the nearly...
| Oct 11, 2012
Everything about the scene at Yankee Stadium reinforces the idea that the resident team is supposed to win — not just most of the time, but every night and, especially, every night in October.
It's more than the 27 World Series flags on the...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Fact: Photo identification is a necessary element of life in America today.
Opinion: Don't believe it? Try cashing an out-of-town check; visiting just about any office building in the country; getting on a commercial airplane; or, buying some types of...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 11:19 AM
A Howard County speller's luck and skill ran out in the semifinal round of the Scripps National Spelling Bee, held this week at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in Oxon Hill.
Jack Nolan, 13, an eighth-grader at Mayfield Woods Middle School...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 6:25 AM
Summer-like heat waves throughout the past three months have made it the warmest meteorological spring on record at BWI Marshall Airport. A stubborn rainfall deficit made it the sixth-driest spring on record, to boot.
Unseasonably hot temperatures struck...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 11:26 AM
Mindy Torres knows a good deal when she sees one.
Colgate toothpaste can run as high as $3 per tube at local retailers, but on this particular Sunday at Harris Teeter in the Kings Contrivance Village Center, if you buy two tubes at $2 each, you get three...