| 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,...
| 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...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 4:00 AM
The climatic pattern known as La Niña is expected to end its cycle next month, and that could be contributing to extreme weather around the world and record warmth across the U.S., says AccuWeather meteorologist Henry Margusity.
Under La Niña, surface...
| 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....
| Aug 20, 2011
| 3:25 PM
They were called "beach boys", the natives who would teach the tourists how and where to surf in Hawaii. They would paddle out into the Pacific Ocean standing up, reading the next big wave for the surfers to ride the way as a caddie would a double-...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 8:15 PM
You may need your mittens more frequently than normal this winter. Or not, apparently.
Maryland's winter temperatures and precipitation are equally likely to be above, near or below normal, according to an assessment released Thursday by the National...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 8:10 AM
Hesston, Ka., population 4,000, is just one small town among others on America's Midwestern plains.
But the town left an indelible impression on John Windsor and Jonathan Zorn after their short stay there during a recently completed 73-day...
| Jun 2, 2011
Ah, the quintessential time-honored family road trip. Maui's Road to Hana? Sure, a nice family drive. The breathtaking Mount Blanc circuit of France, Italy and Switzerland? Without doubt, a family bucket list candidate.
But for my tastes nothing can hold...