| Feb 8, 2013
| 6:13 PM
Officer Gary Gephardt heard a loud pop from the Perry Hall High School cafeteria, which he thought could be firecrackers, an exploding milk carton or a gunshot.
As teens spilled out of the cafeteria, he drew his service weapon with one hand and...
| Feb 9, 2013
Adam Lankford thinks there's an oft-repeated misconception about suicide attackers that isn't merely wrong. It's potentially deadly.
Lankford is the Baltimore-born terrorism expert who has just published a book titled "The Myth of Martyrdom: What Really...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 3:51 PM
More than 100 people crowded into an intimate memorial service Saturday morning for Stephen Alex Rane, a senior at the University of Maryland, College Park who police say was killed Tuesday by his housemate.
"We've witnessed a horrific tragedy this week,...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Reporter Mary Carole McCauley quotes writer Adam Lankford as saying terrorist attacks are motivated not by politics or religion but by despair ("Inside the mind of a suicide bomber," Feb. 10). I am sick and tired of hearing this misleading despair...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Some years ago, I was called by one of my patients who had just suffered severe rejection in a love relationship. She told me that she was on her way to buy a gun but thought she might call me first. I suggested that she come see me before she purchased a...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 9:45 AM
The night before Robert Gladden Jr. took his father's gun to Perry Hall High School, he texted a friend about the plan, but begged him to keep it a secret.
"I am going to bring a shotgun and 21 shells, ill let your imagination do the rest," the 15-year-...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 4:14 PM
The wife of a man found stabbed in an Odenton home last year has been arrested in his murder, police said.
Donna Mills Wood, 38, turned herself in at the Western District police station at approximately 4 p.m. Thursday. She was charged with the fatal...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 2:50 AM
On the afternoon of March 16, Glenelg United Methodist Church will host its next installment of the community concert series beginning at 4 p.m.
This concert features married pianists Stephanie Kai-Win and Saar Ahuvia performing together as Duo —...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 9:36 AM
The man who shot himself at a Timonium gun range Thursday night committed suicide, Baltimore County police said Friday.
Officers were called to the Continental Arms at 9603 Deereco Road shortly after 5 p.m. Thursday for reports of a shooting.
| Feb 26, 2013
| 1:45 PM
A Harford Detention Center inmate, who had attempted suicide at the jail, died late last month, the Harford County Sheriff's Office has confirmed.
Norman M. Miller Jr., 42, attempted to commit suicide by hanging himself at the jail on Jan. 25,...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 10:35 AM
The body of a Harford County man who had been missing since early last month was recovered Tuesday from the Susquehanna River below Conowingo Dam, Maryland State Police said.
The man has been identified as Scott R. Hammer, 57, of Havre de Grace. His body...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 3:39 AM
A 20-year-old Westminster man intent on committing "suicide by cop" crashed his parents' sport utility vehicle Tuesday night, killing an elderly Reisterstown woman, Baltimore County police said.
Police said Nicholas Mottley led officers on a chase...