| Aug 26, 2005
The sadness and tears were joined by energetic singing, vigorous clapping, stomping and praise.
Less a somber service and more a joyous celebration of a short but vibrant life, hundreds of people filled the sanctuary of New Psalmist Baptist Church in...
| Apr 12, 2005
A Baltimore man who was acquitted of murder charges in July has agreed to plead guilty in federal court for trying to hire someone to kill an 11-year-old witness who testified at his trial, his lawyer said yesterday.
DeAndre Whitehead, 20, is scheduled...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Fox News has a new punching bag this week: Baltimore Congressman Elijah Cummings.
Monday night, he and other Democratic members of the House Committee investigating the IRS over allegations that it targeted conservative groups took a pounding on Megyn...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 9:45 AM
KALs' cartoon from April 13 ("Dogged opposition") is so wrong that I hardy know where to begin. For starters, it was the Republicans in Congress who championed Civil Rights legislation against fierce Democratic resistance. Secondly, what does a group like...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 10:30 AM
It's interesting that Rep. Elijah Cummings has been doing everything in his power to block the investigation into IRS abuses regarding the tea party even as evidence surfaced indicating his staff made inquiries into one such organization ("House panel...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 5:05 AM
WASHINGTON From the plush chairman's seat on the dais in the cavernous hearing room of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, Rep. Darrell Issa peered down at Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen and offered a rhetorical...
| Dec 29, 2004
At first, the videos provided Rodney Bethea a unique way to promote his clothing line, he says.
His concept evolved into a series of DVDs that largely focused on a contest of greatness between two Baltimore men with a knack for spontaneously spewing...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 2:02 PM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Congressional Republicans on Thursday again targeted a former senior Internal Revenue Service officer for legal action, squeezing another day of Capitol Hill drama from last year's so-called IRS Tea Party controversy.
| Apr 10, 2014
| 2:15 PM
After a marathon voting session that lasted into the early morning hours Thursday, the Columbia Democratic Club has made its endorsements for this June's Democratic primary elections.
According to a press release from the group, endorsed candidates...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 8:41 PM
WASHINGTON — The head of the Internal Revenue Service said Wednesday that it would take years to turn over all the documents subpoenaed by the House Oversight and Government Reform committee in its investigation of the IRS' alleged targeting of...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 6:31 PM
Maryland's top health official told a congressional panel in Washington on Thursday that IT contractors were to blame for the state's troubled rollout of the Affordable Care Act and suggested that the state may reimburse the federal government if it can...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 4:19 PM
Convinced it can spend less money yet provide better bus service, Howard County plans to cut out the organization that provides transportation to thousands of Central Marylanders each day and replace it with a new transit agency.