| Feb 6, 2010
| 6:55 PM
Roof collapses in Southern Maryland
Updated 9:53 p.m.:
A roof at the St. John School in Hollywood Md., collapsed Saturday destroying six classrooms, the library, the computer lab and offices, said a spokeswoman with The Archdiocese of Washington.
| Feb 7, 2010
| 1:37 PM
Transit services coming back slowly
Updated at 4:35 p.m. Mass transit service in Maryland was making a slow recovery from the weekend's snowstorm. with light rail offering service to a limited number of stations this afternoon and...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 12:56 PM
As an employee in the video game department at Best Buy, Columbia's Randi Penenburgh has played plenty of sports games on the Nintendo Wii and similar systems. But unlike most video game players, Penenburgh has done much more than just compete in a...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 1:56 AM
The Baltimore Grand Prix races into town Labor Day weekend, and we’re already planning our city’s sporting future. We’re curious: What’s the next sporting event that should randomly come to Baltimore?
The Summer Redneck Games....
| Nov 3, 2011
| 6:30 AM
Although you've barely put away your bathing suits, the folks at nearby ski and winter resorts have been preparing, almost since the last snow season ended, toward this winter.
No, we don't have 15,000-foot mountains that climb above the tree line, but...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 4:14 PM
A teacher and a guidance counselor for more than four decades, including 30 years at Wilde Lake High School, Nora Scanlan died Thursday, Sept. 22, 2011, at the Gilchrist Center in Columbia after a long battle with cancer. She was 71.
In an email to...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 12:15 PM
Dogs of all shapes, sizes and vocal ranges gathered with their owners at McCullough Field Sunday for Laurel's third annual Dog Days of Summer dog show.
The competition, sponsored this year by Laurel Parks and Recreation, comprised nine contests —...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 8:04 AM
From Syd Lea's home in Taneytown, the Pennsylvania line is less than two miles away.
When the accomplished cyclist ventures outside from his home gymnasium, he often crosses the Mason-Dixon Line as part of his training regimen.
That's not the only...
| Feb 17, 2008
A snow storm threatening to become Maryland's worst paralyzed the state with a one-two punch of fast-falling snow and blustery winds that choked roads, grounded Baltimore- Washington International Airport and created waist-high snow drifts that made...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 9:49 AM
(Reuters) - Norway's Magnus Carlsen, dubbed the "Justin Bieber of chess", won the Chess World Championship on Friday, playing a patient game and driving defending champion Viswanathan Anand of India to make self-destructive mistakes.
Carlsen, 22, whose...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 9:35 AM
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. For many of us, skis are much more than planks of wood and plastic.
They've gotten us safely down steep, snowy mountains. We've endured blinding storms and frostbite-inducing temperatures in them. We've waxed and tuned them...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 9:50 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - For a physically demanding job like firefighting, fitness is a basic requirement and may protect against injury, U.S. researchers say.
After tracking men and women in the Tucson, Arizona, fire department for five years, the...