| Mar 6, 2013
| 5:44 AM
Nicki Minaj wanted a cell phone case that matched her larger-than-life look — something cartoonish, with bright colors.
So last year, the pop star turned to Tristan Herbert, a 23-year-old Parkville artist who makes custom covers for iPhones and...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 3:40 PM
The trial of a 23-year-old Columbia man accused in the 2011 fatal shooting of a bail bondswoman in Long Reach began this week in Howard County Circuit Court, according to State's Attorney spokesman Wayne Kirwan.
On Monday, April 22, jury selection began...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 3:36 PM
A 16-year-old Belcamp boy has been arrested and charged as an adult in connection with a Craigslist robbery earlier this month.
Rodney Parker Jr., 16, of the 1300 block of Liriope Court, is charged with armed robbery, robbery and theft. He was arrested...
| May 7, 2013
| 2:36 PM
Enrollment in a controversial program that provides free cell phone service to low-income families has increased faster in Maryland than any other state in the nation, jumping nearly 90-fold since 2008 — renewing scrutiny on Capitol Hill over its...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 5:37 PM
With most of the heavy lifting behind them, Maryland legislators will convene Monday for a final frenzy of lawmaking before the 2013 General Assembly session adjourns at midnight.
Bills that could affect every dog owner and every driver who talks on a...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 12:50 PM
An Ellicott City man faces an attempted murder charge in connection with three armed robberies, two in Ellicott City and one in Columbia, according to Howard County Police.
Peair M. Turner, 25, of Waterloo Road, was also charged with multiple counts...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 7:17 PM
It had been a whirlwind day for G.G. Smith, the new men’s basketball coach at Loyola, when a phone call interrupted his introductory news conference Friday afternoon.
That morning, the Loyola assistant had a final interview with the school’...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 9:29 AM
A food delivery man was taken to Shock Trauma Center with head injuries after being assaulted and robbed in the 1000 block of Misty Lynn Circle in Cockeysville on Feb. 10. The incident occurred between about 6:45 and 7:16 p.m. No other information was...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Strange as it may sound, only a few years ago Marylanders were heatedly debating whether to ban drivers from text-messaging on their cell phones while behind the wheel. The dangers of "distracted driving" were an illusion, opponents claimed,...
| May 16, 2012
| 9:37 AM
Casey Brown's handshake was warm, but shy, as if the 10-year-old Lake Evesham girl was surprised anyone would want to shake her hand.
Anne Mekalian's handshake was more confident, but understandably colder, more of a spongy fist bump with the palm open,...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 2:20 PM
In Clarksville, Columbia and North Laurel, and from the eastern end of the county in Elkridge to the western part of the county in Woodstock, residents and business owners returned to find that burglars had broken in and stolen items.
Six burglaries were...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 6:04 PM
Baltimore County Police report that a 32-year-old Towson man was arrested and charged with first-degree assault after her allegedly fought with a man, biting him and attempting to stab him with barbecue fork.
Police said he also fought with officers at...