| Jan 21, 2012
| 4:01 PM
It was well past midnight, and Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti was ready to sign off after his team's second straight exhilarating victory over arch rival Pittsburgh Steelers. But Bisciotti had one last thought to share with friend and adviser Ron Shapiro....
| Jan 24, 2012
| 11:30 AM
As we talk to business leaders about ways to grow the Baltimore region's economy and ask where they see the greatest opportunities, the Port of Baltimore is mentioned at the top of everyone's list.
Throughout the nation's recent economic challenges,...
| Dec 16, 2009
| 4:22 PM
The National Weather Service has posted the flakey icons on its main page today, a recognition that forces are aligning to bring some sort of wintry storm to the region as early as Friday night, continuing into Sunday. Sterling forecasters......
| Aug 30, 2008
There was a big personality waiting to leap out of Michael Phelps. He was just waiting for someone to ask the right questions after he waved to a crowd of fans in a celebratory parade hosted by Walt Disney's Magic Kingdom yesterday.
Phelps, of Rodgers...
| Sep 10, 2006
In Polynesian culture, a celebration, by definition, is not a private affair. Word of good news spreads as if it were carried by the wind, touching uncles, cousins, brothers, friends, sisters, girlfriends, ex-girlfriends and strangers, and without...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 7:00 AM
OXENFORD, Australia — Angelina Jolie was ready to step behind the cameras again. Her directing debut, "In the Land of Blood and Honey," hadn't been a box-office or critical hit, but making the 2011 Bosnian war drama had fueled her desire to become a...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 5:08 PM
The technologies needed to get humans deeper into space and safely on another planet are continuing apace, and will take financial commitments for years to come, a NASA official says.
But NASA's partnerships with industry and academia to develop and...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 5:00 AM
BEIJING — In June 2012, China reveled in a major scientific achievement: The nation's first manned deep-sea submersible, the Jiaolong, had dived more than 4.3 miles into the Mariana Trench in the Pacific Ocean. The feat, state-run media said, put...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 8:23 AM
The vast majority of Californians believe, unsurprisingly, that the state is in the throes of a serious water crisis. But many disagree about what can be done about it.
About 54% of Golden State voters believe farmers could cut down on their water...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 5:05 AM
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio Air Force hypersonic weapons and fighter jets with lasers could fly in the skies of the future.
Air Force Research Laboratory researchers have made top priorities of hypersonics, directed-energy weapons and...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 5:20 AM
The following editorial appeared in the Miami Herald on Monday, April 14:
In case there was still any doubt, and there shouldn't be at this point, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, a United Nations group of scientists, has made it...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 1:49 AM
Odds are increasing that El Niño will emerge by this summer, and that could be a lucky charm for storm-vulnerable South Florida.
A strong El Niño could mean the upcoming season will have "about one less major hurricane and one to two fewer hurricanes,"...