| Apr 30, 2012
| 5:21 AM
As the No. 2 leader of the Coast Guard, Vice Adm. — and Vice Commandant — Sally Brice-O'Hara is the chief operating officer of an organization with a $10 billion budget and 58,000 military and civilian employees, plus 31,000 volunteers....
| Oct 26, 2012
| 2:07 PM
Maryland trainer Carlos Garcia said it takes a little patience to coax success from an inexpensive race horse. He might have added love and peppermints, too, because that is what the 62-year-old gives his Laurel Park-based horses, and it has paid off...
| May 3, 2012
| 7:32 AM
AccuWeather.com is predicting an active summer for severe storms in Maryland, but not any prolonged heat spells, according to its summer weather outlook released Thursday.
Storms are expected to ride along the northeastern edge of hot-weather systems...
| May 25, 2012
| 5:24 PM
As the space capsule called Dragon hurtled toward the International Space Station at about 17,500 miles per hour on Friday, no space enthusiast was more enthralled than Paul Warren, a self-described "nerd" who attends Henry E. Lackey High School in...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 9:57 AM
Climate forecasters canceled an El Nino watch Thursday, with the climate phenomenon no longer expected to arrive this winter.
Recent updates had already indicated El Nino was growing less likely, but the probability it will form has fallen to below 50...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 9:15 AM
The world is on an El Nino watch, the National Weather Service's Climate Prediction Center said Thursday.
The global climate pattern is well-known for an inundation of snow it can bring the Baltimore area, though its impacts can be varied. There is a...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 11:54 AM
Catonsville High School graduate Marine Corps Pfc. Armon Lee recently finished the marine aviation operations specialist course in Meridian, Miss. Tanya Dyson is his mother.
Marine Corps Pvt. Khalid Austin completed 12 weeks of basic training at the...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 11:45 AM
You're heading out to the shore and you forgot your beach chair. No need to worry because help is already on location at your street's beach stand.
These friendly folks are there to help visitors enjoy their stay by providing daily rental of beach chairs...
| 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,...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 9:38 AM
The last four months of hurricane season could be busy ones in the Atlantic Ocean, with government forecasters raising their expectations to an 85 percent chance of a normal or above-normal season.
The Atlantic could be in for three to six hurricanes,...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 10:36 AM
The likelihood of El Nino is increasing, with onset of the climate phenomenon known for snowy winters in these parts expected by fall.
There is "increased confidence" in a weak to moderate El Nino, according to the Climate Prediction Center. Forecasters...