| Jul 26, 2012
| 9:01 AM
After sharing a serving of chocolate lava cake, Jeff Kaufman asked his lunch partners what they thought of the dessert, which had been prepared at his Clarksville restaurant, Great Sage, with no dairy or eggs.
But he already knew the answer.
| Nov 6, 2012
| 2:19 PM
Questions abound for several in-state Division I college basketball team as their regular-season schedules begin Friday.
Loyola returns most of its core playing group and faces the pressure of repeating as MAAC champions. Can the Greyhounds make it two...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 7:12 PM
Anne Arundel County's beleaguered police force will be commanded by a former Maryland State Police superintendent and political survivor who has led the county department once before.
Larry W. Tolliver will take over as chief on Tuesday, more than a...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 10:44 AM
SUSQUEHANNA UNIVERSITY: Three local students were named to Susquehanna University's dean's list for the spring 2012 semester. The dean's list recognizes students who achieve a grade point average of 3.4 or higher out of a possible 4.0 for the semester. To...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 8:53 AM
Baltimore Police CommissionerFrederick H. Bealefeld IIIformally retires on Wednesday, and MayorStephanie Rawlings-Blakehas yet to settle on his replacement. She has, however, indicated a broad commitment to sticking to the policing philosophy that Mr....
| Aug 6, 2012
| 4:02 AM
Sometimes holding onto a little anger after a marital spat is healthy, according to new research.
Expressing the anger might be necessary to move past it, said James McNulty of Florida State University, who was investigating “positive psychology.&...
| May 5, 2012
In 1997, Madeleine Albright couldn't have been more certain that she knew everything important about herself and was in possession of every relevant fact about her life.
And then, at age 59, just days after being confirmed as U.S. secretary of state,...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 12:34 PM
The realities of the 2012 presidential campaign season: 23 million unemployed or underemployed Americans, soaring gas prices, mounting debt, a controversial national health care law about to take effect, unrest overseas, and a fiscal cliff looming....
| Aug 8, 2012
| 3:21 PM
For his fifth album, Citizen Cope needed "a shot of optimism," so he wrote its opening song, "One Lovely Day." The sparse, acoustic guitar-driven track finds its narrator trying to persuade a woman to come with him "to where there ain't no more pain."...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 8:12 AM
The time for conservatives to compromise has come and gone. The time for decisive and prudential judgments in our votes has arrived, and that means abandoning Mitt Romney this election.
One of the great mistakes conservatives make when voting today is...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Who's buying our democracy? Wall Street financiers, the Koch brothers, and casino magnates Sheldon Adelson and Steve Wynn, among others. And they're doing much of it in secret.
It's a perfect storm -- the combination of three waves that are about to...
| Nov 8, 2012
Second terms have rarely been kind to American presidents.
Our last two-term leader, George W. Bush, ended his tenure with a financial crash so disastrous that his own party has tried to erase him from memory. Mr. Bush's predecessor, Bill Clinton, was...