| Sep 25, 2013
| 10:20 AM
Globally, chemical weapons demilitarization has been difficult, slow and costly, but with technologies that have been developed over the past two decades, the safe destruction of Syria's chemical weapons stockpile is feasible. While the diplomats work out...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 4:47 PM
After 36 years of space exploration and months of heated argument among scientists, NASA officials confirmed Thursday that Voyager 1 entered into interstellar space more than a year ago.
The final piece of evidence that led scientists to conclude that...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Charter pilot Martin Campanella said he thought he was doing the right thing when he refused to fly a plane he believed was unsafe.
The Forest Hill resident said he was fired after he made an emergency landing with several passengers aboard a 10-seat...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 5:44 PM
On Facebook and Twitter, reactions to the news were a steady mix of "Yum!" and "Wow!" A couple of "Whooo-hoooo!"s were added for good measure.
Even Baltimore's mayor made sure she asked the first question at a Friday afternoon news conference for the...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 4:48 AM
The 76ers have raided the Spurs' coaching pool, Grey's Anatomy is still on, and Wall Street moguls are doing their best to bully both Apple and BitCoin. Welcome to your trends report for Wednesday, August 14, 2013.
| Aug 3, 2013
| 5:32 PM
A member of Bel Air Volunteer Fire Company vacationing at a Delaware beach helped save a woman from drowning Saturday afternoon.
Steve Bittner, who belongs to Bel Air, was sitting on the beach at Rehoboth Saturday afternoon with his family when he...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 3:17 PM
The Baltimore County state's attorney's office will determine whether to pursue charges against a Lansdowne man in the death of a 16-month-old girl who was left in a hot truck for four hours Friday.
The medical examiner's office ruled that Sybriya...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Three Harford Community College employees have been named recipients of the 2013 National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Awards.
Jan M. Brewer, assistant professor of sociology and social work; Deborah Jaeger, mathematics...
| May 23, 2013
| 10:41 AM
Calvert Cliffs nuclear power plant in southern Maryland restarted one of its two reactors Thursday after fixing the mechanical problem that caused its shutdown two days earlier, a Constellation spokesman said.
Unit 2 reconnected to the regional electric...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:19 PM
After a four-year buffeting in the legal system, the Pearl Mist has finally found haven in Maryland.
The owner of the 335-foot cruise ship and the Canadian shipyard that built it have parted ways in a nasty divorce that involved two federal courts and an...
| May 21, 2013
| 3:43 PM
One of two reactors at the Calvert Cliffs nuclear power plant in southern Maryland was shut down again Tuesday, the second unplanned outage in the past two weeks.
Plant operators powered down Unit 2 manually around 5:30 a.m. after a pump that feeds water...
| May 15, 2013
| 12:37 PM
The U.S. Army Aberdeen Test Center, U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command at Aberdeen Proving Ground plans to conduct a firing program beginning on or about Monday, May 20, and ending on or about Friday, May 24.
This firing program is likely to generate...