| Feb 12, 2013
| 5:17 PM
North County High School student Jack Andraka was slated to be a guest of First Lady Michelle Obama on Tuesday night at the State of the Union address in Washington.
Jack Andraka, of Crownsville, was invited to sit in the box with the First Lady and...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 8:48 PM
President Barack Obama used the first State of the Union address of his second term to try to breathe new life into his economic agenda, reviving modest measures to spur growth and trying to create fresh momentum in the all-but-stagnant talks over deficit...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 3:05 AM
Students and staff at Clarksville Elementary were delighted to receive a note from First Lady Michelle Obama congratulating them on earning a Bronze Award in the Healthier U.S. School Challenge to promote health and wellness.
This is part of the First...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 5:35 AM
This time of year, people have weight loss on their minds.
According to a 2012 survey published in the University of Scranton's Journal of Clinical Psychology, losing weight is the No. 1 New Year's resolution.
For some Baltimore residents, working...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 1:18 PM
He may have been dreaming of a visit from Lady Gaga, but Perry Hall shooting victim Daniel Borowy settled for one from Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski.
Mikulski sweetened the pot, however, by bringing the special education student a letter from the first lady...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 11:15 AM
In 2008, I was surprised when the country elected Barack Obama as president. He had no qualifying experience, and the public didn't really know him.
But Tuesday night was worse. How can people ignore the doubling of the price of gasoline, the 23...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 4:54 AM
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Former Oriole Doug DeCinces indicted on insider trading charges: Former Orioles...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 10:57 AM
"The Kennedy Center Honors" is one of the nation's great TV treasures. And while this year's show is a little uneven, the high points still make it one of my favorite TV viewing experiences of the year.
Maybe you have to be a little older to...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 10:08 AM
Last week, Maryland made history by delivering an unprecedented victory for marriage equality at the ballot box. The Human Rights Campaign and the NAACP were proud partners in this campaign, working together to build support for Question 6 across...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 4:44 AM
Baltimore native Jada Pinkett Smith and her husband, Will, are expecting Michelle Obama over for lunch -- and some other very fancy guests.
The Smiths are opening their home in Calabasas, Calif., on Oct. 25 for an Obama fundraiser that the first lady...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 3:00 AM
In addition to the relentless onslaught of mostly negative ads from the Romney and Obama campaigns and their affiliated super PACs, the good people of Ohio are finding themselves targeted by a right-wing conspiracy maven who is dispensing a DVD that...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 8:15 AM
The president leaned in, lightly touched Carla Hayden's shoulders and sent a whispered message into her right ear.
What exactly did Barack Obama, leader of the free world, say to the CEO of the Enoch Pratt Free Library? A national secret? A sweet...