| Feb 25, 2014
| 5:34 AM
On a night where Hulk Hogan returned to the WWE, a bigger return upstaged him: the return of The Undertaker.
At the end of Raw, Brock Lesnar and Paul Heyman came out, saying they had demanded a title match at Wrestlemania. According to the two, the...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 7:53 AM
From 2002 through 2009, the Carroll County Habitat for Humanity built two homes for low-income families in the county. This year, the organization plans to complete its Union Crossing project in Westminster, which includes five new townhomes for...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 5:50 PM
A man fatally shot by police in Morrell Park last week refused orders to drop a .357-caliber revolver, according to court records, telling officers, "You're going to have to shoot me."
The man, 22-year-old Bernard Lofton of Parkville, was shot by...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 2:15 PM
A new app from the publishers of "The Handy Answer Book for Kids" is a great resource for curious kids (and their parents, who — gasp — actually don’t know everything). Why do dogs bark? Why is the sky blue? Why do people have to grow...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 5:35 PM
For the second time in her life, Grace Leto will have to bury a child.
In 1983, she said, her 18-year-old daughter was killed in a car accident in Baltimore. On Friday, another daughter, Kimberly Leto, 51, was stabbed to death after she happened upon...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 9:37 AM
The following is compiled from police reports from the Towson and Cockeysville precincts. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.
Seven hundred gallons of used cooking oil was missing...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 1:08 PM
It seems that just about all kids, from toddlers to teenagers, have a smartphone, tablet or other device in their hands at one time or another. But too much screen time might not be healthy, especially if it's replacing physical activities or...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 6:15 PM
Anxious employees had many questions as they gathered in movie theater seats for a security briefing on their first day back to work at The Mall in Columbia since a deadly weekend shooting: How can workers spot threats? Are there enough security cameras?...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 9:36 AM
When people think of a library, they usually picture rooms filled with books.
That seems fair, since the word comes from "librarius," which means "of books."
But one library recently made headlines for having no books at all – at least, in the...
| Dec 17, 2013
Looking to settle in for a long winter's read? Specially for our iPad app readers, we've assembled some of our best longform stories of the year. To read them, go to the Maryland section, then to "2013 Longrom Stories."
| Dec 19, 2013
| 2:37 PM
For single seniors. Get together with others to attend events, shop, go sightseeing, dine out and more. 301-596-6385.
The Bain Center
5470 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia. 410-313-7213.
•Acupuncture. Thursdays, 9 a.m. $20 group...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 12:37 PM
Dr. Peter C. Maloney, an internationally known biochemist who was a professor of physiology and associate dean for graduate students at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, died Dec. 12 of cancer at his Bare Hills home. He was 72.