| Aug 15, 2013
| 4:37 PM
Victoria Vernetta Glover had taken the available legal steps to protect herself from an allegedly abusive husband but was killed nonetheless.
Police say Cory Bowman shot his estranged wife this week outside her Parkville home as she was putting her 3-...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 7:14 AM
Saturday's fatal police involved shooting north of Bel Air was the fourth such incident in Harford County dating back to October in which a law enforcement officer discharged a firearm.
Seth Beckman, 19, of Bel Air, Beckman was shot by a Harford...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:18 PM
The National Football League and more than 4,500 retired players, including former Ravens and Baltimore Colts, reached a $765 million settlement Thursday over concussion-related lawsuits.
The settlement comes a week before the NFL kicks off the 2013...
| Sep 6, 2013
Meet the author
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Columbia presents an evening with David Robinson Simon at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, at the Owen Brown Interfaith Center, 7246 Cradlerock Way. Simon's book "Meatonomics" is an exploration of the...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Sept. 10 is World Suicide Prevention Day. As a volunteer with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) I encourage everyone to get involved whether you have been affected by suicide or not. As the Surgeon General said, "Preventing suicide...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 9:57 AM
Update, Sept. 6: Bruce Goldfarb, a spokesman for the state medical examiner's office, confirmed on Friday morning that the manner of Josh Burdette's death was suicide.
Concert venues are about the live music experience, but then again, they're not. We...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 12:39 PM
Two months before his 21st birthday, Patrick Jameson took his life after earlier warning his family that he intended to kill himself.
Two months after his suicide in February 2002, his mother, Looks Salon and Spa owner Marilyn Petersen, held a...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 8:47 AM
Thanks to new restrictions passed by the General Assembly and signed by Gov. Martin O'Malley this year, Maryland is now in the top tier of states when it comes to the strength of its gun laws. It had been close to the top before, but now it ranks fourth,...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 11:08 AM
Suicide. It's a hard word to hear, even harder to say. But it needs to be talked about.
That was the focus of the Suicide Awareness and Prevention forum held last week at Laurel High School: To begin raising awareness in the hopes of reducing this...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 5:23 AM
When I returned to my childhood home, I discovered 300 family Civil War letters. I have transcribed them, but nothing more.
Not so Kathy Leichter. The Cornell graduate and daughter of former New York State senator Franz Leichter left Pittsburgh's public...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 2:00 AM
It won't matter if you're obeying every other traffic law: Starting Tuesday, if you're talking on a hand-held mobile phone while driving in Maryland, the police will have the right to pull you over and ticket you.
The new law tightening the state's curb...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Miriam Carey, a 34 year-old dental hygienist, created a media frenzy last week when she was shot and killed by Capitol police after ramming a White House barricade in her car while her one-year-old daughter was in the back seat. Why did she do it? What...