| Jul 4, 2013
| 9:30 AM
I like Elmo as much as anyone else, but Kevin Clash was not "cleared of sexual abuse claims" as some in the media have stated ("3 sex-abuse suits against Clash, Elmo's voice, tossed," July 2). He was not exonerated or proven not guilty. The plaintiffs did...
| 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...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 3:15 AM
Two small businesses in Harford County developed a creative way to use their resources to support a non-profit in Harford County. As they work together to make Harford County a better place, these women prove that everyone can make a difference....
| Sep 4, 2013
| 7:33 PM
Gov. Martin O'Malley and state lawmakers for the first time dipped into a $100 million fund set aside to deal with the impact of the federal sequester, lessening the blow of automatic federal spending cuts on the state's poor and elderly.
| Sep 4, 2013
| 8:10 PM
A woman charged last month with killing her 1-year-old grandson and injuring another grandchild by rubbing methadone on their gums was mistakenly released from the Baltimore jail last week.
Mark Cheshire, a spokesman for the Baltimore State's Attorney's...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 10:25 AM
As some people who served in our government under President George W. Bush acknowledge the ever escalating tragic consequences of going to war in Iraq and Afghanistan, now seems the perfect time for those of influence on both sides of the aisle to ask...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 7:25 AM
A man walking his dog in the Harper's Choice community of Columbia was assaulted by a woman with a golf club, which led to the man pepper spraying the woman, Howard County police said Thursday.
Jaconda Wagner, 46, of the 5400 block of Harpers Farm Road,...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 4:36 PM
Prosecutors and defense attorneys for Karla Porter sparred Monday over whether a woman who admits hiring a man to kill her husband should be convicted of murder or manslaughter.
Jurors began deliberating after both sides in the White Marsh woman's trial...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 7:19 PM
A visiting Circuit Court judge from Baltimore County dismissed a motion Wednesday to suppress evidence in a case against a Jarrettsville woman who is accused of bestiality, ensuring the case will likely go to trial.
Judge Robert Dugan also reluctantly...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 8:11 AM
Can government solve the problem of poverty in America? It is a question worth asking because partisan politics is eroding the federal government's lead role in developing the social welfare policies that have defined much of the country's domestic agenda...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 10:56 AM
An Aberdeen man has been charged with sexually abusing two teenage girls, according to a statement of charges on file in court.
Brian Craig Smith, 46, of the 1200 block of Perryman Road, has been charged with multiple counts of second-degree sex offense,...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 11:51 AM
A second person has been arrested for allegedly abusing children at the same Aberdeen home where they were being cared for while their parents were at work.
Christopher Brown, 21, of the 700 block of Custis Street in Aberdeen, was charged March 22 with...