| Mar 15, 2012
| 10:19 AM
Republican Senate candidate Richard Douglas began airing a statewide radio advertisement on Thursday -- the first in the GOP primary -- suggesting that it's "time to wake Congress up."
Referring to Democratic Sen. Ben Cardin as "Rip Van Cardin," the spot...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 3:00 AM
When the Soviet Union collapsed in 1991, many strategists suggested that the Cold War arms race had bankrupted its economy and caused its downfall. More than 20 years later, it appears that some in Washington are driving the U.S. toward a similar fate....
| Mar 19, 2012
A neocon joke, at the beginning of the Iraq war, was: "Anyone can go to Baghdad. Real men go to Tehran." It wasn't funny then, and it isn't funny now. Unfortunately, those "real men" who want to wage war on Iran are making so much noise that they may...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 11:10 AM
In this video, President Obama and Maryland's senior — sorry, make that junior — senator, Ben Cardin, pop into the Texas Ribs and BBQ in Clinton.
You can read more about the president and senator's visit on the always informative Obama...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 1:02 PM
Three national hotel corporations have agreed to participate in a program that will allow Americans to donate their hotel points to wounded soldiers and their families, Rep. C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger and Sen. Benjamin L. Cardin said Friday.
| Mar 18, 2012
| 3:58 PM
People packed the pews and filled the balconies of Baltimore's historic Bethel A.M.E. church Sunday morning to honor a man they credit with reviving the house of worship — one of the city's most influential — and bringing unabashed passion...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 9:18 PM
Democratic Sen. Ben Cardin, who is up for reelection this year, began airing the second in a series of television advertisements Tuesday, this one focused on the economic impact of his efforts to restore the Chesapeake Bay.
The ad, titled “...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 9:39 PM
Republican Senate candidate Dan Bongino begins airing the first radio advertisement of his campaign today, a largely introductory spot that focuses on his outsider status and criticizes “career bureaucrats.”
Bongino narrates the minute-long...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 2:56 PM
Call her Maryland's Iron Lady.
U.S. Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski was lauded Wednesday on the floor of the Senate for setting the record as the longest-serving woman in Congress, a streak that her colleague, Sen. Ben Cardin, likened to that of another...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 4:28 AM
Today's forecast calls for mostly cloudy skies and a high temperature near 72 degrees. It is expected to be partly cloudy tonight with a low temperature around 57 degrees.
Check our traffic updates for this morning's issues as you...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 8:19 PM
Like most students gathered at the Johns Hopkins University on Wednesday to share tacos and watch the first presidential debate of the general election, senior Nicholas DePaul walked into the room as a supporter of President Barack Obama.
| Oct 15, 2012
| 3:44 PM
Baltimore television stations expected little in the way of political advertising this election year. Then the fight over expanded gambling in Maryland erupted, pitting deep-pocketed casino companies against each other.
The barrage of ads urging...