| Jun 10, 2013
| 8:17 PM
A waterspout zipped across Baltimore harbor Monday afternoon, tossing pieces of a warehouse roof into the air, and at least one other tornado was reported in the area as storms brought heavy downpours and flooding.
In Fells Point, cars sat in standing...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 10:33 AM
Security checkpoints at the two busiest concourses at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport will be temporarily closed at separate times this week to allow for construction, officials said.
The two checkpoints serve airline gates for Southwest Airlines and its...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 7:19 PM
Erika Brannock saw flashes of yellow and orange, and she felt as if her body was falling in slow motion when the first of two homemade bombs at the Boston Marathon exploded inches away from where she stood near the finish line.
She heard people crying...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 11:59 AM
Fourteen seniors from The John Carroll School left from BWI Marshall Airport on May 18 for a week-long mission trip to Roatan, Honduras. They were accompanied by John Carroll teacher Jake Hollin, and his wife, Amy.
The students spent a week living and...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 9:44 AM
Meteorological spring 2013 ended with a burst of heat in Baltimore but, overall, saw normal temperatures, according to National Weather Service data. Rainfall, however, was a few inches below normal.
The average temperature from March through May was...
| May 28, 2013
| 1:04 PM
A so-called “Bermuda High” weather pattern is forecast to bring Baltimore's first prolonged heat wave of the season, according to the National Weather Service.
High pressure is expected to settle off the Atlantic Coast starting Wednesday,...
| May 28, 2013
| 5:19 PM
They left Baltimore on Friday by cruise ship and came back Tuesday by charter jet. The passengers from the Grandeur of the Seas arrived safely and with sea stories to last a lifetime.
A fire near the stern of the 917-foot Royal Caribbean International...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 12:21 PM
While the U.S. House of Representatives on Friday approved a Senate plan to avoid furloughs of air traffic controlllers, positions responsible for weather observation at BWI Marshall Airport and other airports across the country are at risk.
| May 29, 2013
Gov. Martin O'Malley will turn to a longtime political ally, former Baltimore County Executive James T. Smith, to lead the Maryland Department of Transportation as it begins a new era of stepped-up construction, administration officials confirmed Tuesday....
| Jun 8, 2013
| 12:08 PM
Southwest Airlines and BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport are talking about adding overseas flights, perhaps as early as 2015.
"International is going to grow at BWI, and it's going to grow with Southwest," said Paul Wiedefeld, the airport's executive...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:16 PM
The National Park Service has announced that it no longer needs to furlough U.S. Park Police.
The announcement came after Park Police officers — who patrol the Baltimore-Washington Parkway and several sites in Maryland — had served three of...
| May 30, 2013
| 5:10 PM
The second day of the week's heat wave reached the low 90s with poor air quality, and conditions are expected to continue through the weekend.
The high temperature at Baltimore-Washington Thurgood Marshall Airport was 92 on Thursday, below the 2011...