| Sep 25, 2012
| 6:45 AM
Like op-ed writer Zainab Al-Suwaij ("Moderate Muslims must stand up for their values," Sept. 24) I, too, am an angry Arab Muslim woman Not only that. I am bleeding from inside.
On one side, the great prophet of Islam, the mercy for all the worlds and the...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 3:49 PM
Two city watchdog officials are proposing legislation to close "gaps" in Baltimore's ethics code after learning of attempts to take advantage of loopholes.
One provision would prohibit City Council members from accepting gifts from anyone who has lobbied...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 1:13 PM
Paul Theodore Pojman, a professor of philosophy at Towson University and a community activist, died Sept. 20 of lung cancer at Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Hampden resident was 45.
"Paul's area was the philosophy of science, and he focused on...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 9:27 PM
An investigation by the city's inspector general into the Rawlings-Blake administration's purchase of nearly $675,000 in phone and computer equipment found possible conflicts of interest and missed opportunities for "significant cost savings."...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 9:22 PM
Policy changes within the Volunteer Office of the Baltimore County Department of Social Services have altered the county's flagship donation drives for families in need, leaving at least one local volunteer wondering whether the county's neediest...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 10:54 AM
Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy is in hot water with the LGBT community because he committed the cardinal sin in an age of political correctness: Thou must not speak ill of anything gays, lesbians, bisexuals or transgender people wish to do.
| Aug 2, 2012
| 11:45 AM
Usually just a spot to get a chicken sandwich or waffle fries, Chick-fil-A also became a place to make a political stand in Harford County Wednesday.
Droves of local supporters came to the Abingdon Chick-fil-A, near the Route 24/I-95 interchange,...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 11:20 AM
Four attorneys and a former staple of government agencies have been named to a newly created Baltimore city school Ethics Panel, officials announced at the most recent board meeting.
The new members presented are: Letina Green, an attorney who...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 7:39 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake's top aides and relatives have routinely received free tickets to performances at Baltimore's 1st Mariner Arena in recent years, including sold-out concerts by such artists as Rihanna, Sade andJay-Z, public records show....
| Aug 13, 2012
| 11:00 AM
Calvert Hall and Hereford both have some unfinished business from last season, while Dulaney, Loyola Blakefield and Loch Raven shoot to get above .500.
The Cardinals lost a double-overtime thriller in the Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Gov.Martin O'Malleyand Comptroller Peter Franchot don't agree on a lot of things, particularly when it comes to gambling. But they do appear to agree on one thing: Contributions from the gambling industry have the potential to unduly influence legislative...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 2:19 PM
UPDATE: See end of post for update on another journalist saying Zakaria "borrowed heavily" from him.
Following the lead of Time magazine, CNN Friday suspended Sunday morning show host and international affairs analyst Fareed Zakaria for plagiarism....