| Mar 21, 2014
| 7:52 AM
I was right. James Novak is dead, and it honestly couldn’t have ended any other way. He knew too much, and Cyrus had a heartbreak coming to him after all the bad he’s done.
Let’s back up. After shooting Vanessa Chandler, Shelby Moss...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 12:09 PM
When Darion Marcus Aguilar of College Park fatally shot two store employees at The Mall in Columbia and then killed himself, authorities said he did so with a Mossberg 500, a Connecticut-made pump-action shotgun that has been on the U.S. market since...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 1:26 PM
Learning more about the causes of injury and death and recommending policies that might lengthen people's lives has long been the mission of the public health community. Under those circumstances, it's hardly surprising that those in the field are...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 5:23 PM
This spring, a group of college students will go about their usual campus routines, but with a voice only they can hear calling them names and making other distracting, disturbing sounds.
In their case, the voice will come from a recording playing...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 8:10 AM
It's hard to imagine, but I really have worked for a full year here in Harford County.
Jan. 22, 2014, marked the first anniversary of when I reported to The Baltimore Sun's massive Sun Park printing facility for orientation.
As I write this,...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 6:21 PM
As people of all ages made their way between the exhibit tables, passing through crowds with barely any elbow room, vendors of firearms, knives, collectible and antique weapons and outdoor gear pitched their wares on the floor of the Bel Air Reckord...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 12:53 PM
This week, Michael R. Bloomberg announced he would be writing a check to support a grass-roots get-out-the-vote effort to counteract the National Rifle Association. This is hardly a shock as Mr. Bloomberg has supported the fight against gun violence...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 4:32 PM
Several hundred gun-rights advocates rallied in Annapolis Tuesday, saying they'll work to unseat state legislators who voted for Gov. Martin O'Malley's gun-control law in 2013.
"The dragon that got awoken last year is still on patrol," said Shannon...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Thank you for your editorial describing Dr. Vivek Murthy's qualifications to serve as our nation's next surgeon general. Moreover, thank you for chastising the National Rifle Association's irrational, unfounded attacks on Dr. Murthy ("Another NRA victim,"...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 4:30 AM
I enjoyed reading your editorial about the Beretta company building a new plant in Tennessee ("Weighing the loss of Beretta jobs," Jan. 30).
The problem is that even the cities that attempted to ban handguns entirely were among the most violent in the...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 11:15 AM
Among the most politically charged subjects in the American discussion is the status of guns in our society.
Those on the fringes of the discussion tend to attract the most attention, even as those with more middling views are ignored or lumped in...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Barely a day after the shooting at the Columbia Mall, columnist Dan Rodricks used the tragedy to promote social separatism at a time when the community needed to be brought together ("Expecting the horrible is the American way," Jan. 25).
He took the...