| Feb 25, 2014
| 6:30 AM
It's probably safe to assume most of us are looking forward to spring. It's no coincidence that snow is a four-lettered word. Especially after the past two weeks. But all this snow didn't prevent the youth of our neighborhood from accomplishing some...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 3:39 PM
Dr. Joseph S. Ardinger, a retired obstetrician and gynecologist who delivered more than 4,000 babies in nearly 50 years of medical practice, died Monday of complications from pneumonia Monday at Howard County General Hospital. The Ellicott City resident...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 1:24 PM
This is the third article in an occasional series about Maryland area athletes away from the game.
Tommy Hunter still hears it a lot in the Orioles clubhouse.
"Judo champ coming!" someone will sing out.
"Here comes Judo Boy!" another player will say....
| Jun 30, 2011
| 2:25 PM
Christina Salmond always wanted to make it back into a judo dojo.
After leaving the sport following her senior year of high school to "go to college, get my degree and go on with my life," the 32-year-old Glen Burnie resident swore she would one day...
| Oct 18, 2011
Andrew A. "Andy" Dantzler, an optical engineer who was program area manager for civilian space at the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory in Laurel, died Thursday of cardiac arrest at Johns Hopkins Hospital.
The longtime Sykesville resident was 49....
| Mar 7, 2014
| 7:02 PM
By David Alexander
WASHINGTON, March 7 (Reuters) - It turns out all those years
Russian leader Vladimir Putin was cavorting bare-chested
outdoors, demonstrating his judo skills and darting whales, a
Pentagon researcher may have been studying him for...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 5:51 PM
The Sports Xchange
PRESS BOX: Padres CF Maybin ruptures left biceps
San Diego Padres center fielder Cameron Maybin ruptured his left biceps tendon Sunday and he will be sidelined two to three months.
Last year, he was limited to 14 games due to...
| Feb 28, 2014
There's no denying the sense of determination, hunger and borderline anger that Hoover High senior wrestler Arthur Ghukasyan is feeling and using as his motivation in his final preparation before the two-day start of the CIF Southern Section Masters...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 9:42 PM
The matchup of Olympic judo medalist vs. Olympic wrestling medalist turned into a stand-up slugfest.
And a short one, at that. Ronda Rousey, the 2008 judo bronze medalist, needed just 1:06 to score a technical knockout over Sara McMann, the wrestling...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 9:22 PM
UFC 170 takes place Saturday night at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event is headlined by a women's bantamweight title fight between champion Ronda Rousey and challenger Sara McMann. The marketing of the fight has focused on their Olympic...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 7:07 PM
LAS VEGAS — Ronda Rousey has deep respect for her Saturday night Ultimate Fighting Championship opponent, and fellow Olympic medalist, Sara McMann, but it doesn't match the faith Rousey has in her own determination.
"I'm not counting on her to...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 3:42 PM
LAS VEGAS — One of the entertaining signatures of a Ronda Rousey fight is the menacing glare she maintains on her ring walk from her arena dressing room to the octagon.
Rousey, in an exclusive interview with The Times on Friday less than three...