| Aug 6, 2014
| 12:08 AM
Medical reasons force LB Polamalu to retire
Navy football senior Maika Polamalu has been forced to retire from the team because of medical reasons. Coach Ken Niumatalolo confirmed after Tuesday's practice that team doctors determined...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 7:03 PM
Howard County officials say they are investigating security and screening procedures at Merriweather Post Pavilion after two concertgoers died and 19 others were sent to hospitals during an electronic dance music festival over the weekend.
The deaths of...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:34 AM
Strolling within a mile radius of Verizon Center Wednesday night must have made for an unusual sight: Thousands of young girls walked in the same direction — donning royal blue, synthetic wigs — and hoisting posters that read “Roar&...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 2:24 PM
A man died Tuesday shortly after being shot in the head near Pimlico Race Course, Baltimore police said.
The incident took place before 4:30 p.m. in the 3000 block of Spaulding Ave. in the Central Park Heights neighborhood. Police said the man suffered...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 10:24 PM
Georgetown Prep coach Giblin resigns after 27 seasons
Georgetown Prep has accepted the resignation of lacrosse coach Kevin Giblin, who led one of the nation's top high school programs for the past 27 years, athletic director Dan Paro...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 4:39 PM
Virgin Mobile FreeFest, arguably the area's most prominent music festival for the past eight years, will not take place this year, organizers said Tuesday.
Virgin Mobile did not explain what brought about the decision to cancel the concert at...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 9:31 AM
On Monday, the Maryland Jockey Club unveiled the logo for next year's Preakness, the 140th running of the middle jewel of horse racing's Triple Crown.
For the 16th straight year, the Leffler Agency designed the logo, according to a news release....
| Jul 9, 2014
| 11:13 AM
UPDATE: Phase 2 of next month's Moonrise Festival lineup was announced today. The additions, in alphabetical order, are:
2 Rip, Alex English, Anna Lunoe, Architekt, Audio Ammo, Beltway Bandits, Bunk Buddha, Cory Enemy, Des McMahon, DJ Knowledge, Dotcom,...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 1:17 PM
Although Terry West will be competing in Sunday's Totally Thoroughbred Horse Show at Pimlico Race Course for just the third time, she won't need to adjust much.
West has been in various horse competitions for more than 40 years, working as a jockey...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Two men were fatally shot Thursday night, marking seven homicides in Baltimore since Monday. Police also said the death of a 2-year-old girl, initially believed to be a playground accident, has been ruled a homicide.
Thursday's first killing was reported...
| May 15, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Mounted next to Stall 40 in the Preakness Stakes barn at Pimlico Race Course is a three-foot plaque emblazoned by black-eyed susan flowers.
Each year, Stall 40 houses the Kentucky Derby winning thoroughbred, and the adjacent wooden sign commemorates the...
| May 17, 2014
| 4:32 PM
Race 1: Jockey Julian Pimentel rode Magic Cash to victory in the first of 12 races on Saturday at Pimlico Race Course. Phlash Phelps took second and Relentless Ride finished in third in the 1 1/6-mile race. The winner finished in 1 minute, 44.98 seconds....