| Jun 26, 2014
| 10:30 AM
I have a tricky relationship with sports. That might just be a more pleasant way of saying I'm jaded, which one can easily become when he's getting paid to watch and write about sports, or any subject for that matter, but I think it's more complicated...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 7:56 AM
Spirit Airlines will begin offering a seasonal service of daily, non-stop flights between Baltimore and Chicago this spring.
The service will begin May 22 and last through Nov. 1, the airline announced Tuesday.
The service will include a daily 8 a.m....
| Dec 9, 2013
| 5:09 PM
A second burst of snow in three days is forecast Tuesday, potentially lengthening the weekend for schoolchildren one more day and clouding the morning commute.
Several inches of snow, with smaller chances of half a foot or slightly more, are forecast...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 9:19 AM
A mass of some of the coldest air to descend on the United States in two decades brought wind chills to as cold as 15 degrees below zero in Baltimore early Tuesday morning, shattering at least one record with more cold lasting into Wednesday....
| Nov 12, 2013
| 10:18 AM
BWI-Marshall Airport ranks fourth in the nation when it comes to U.S. airports that offer travelers the healthiest food options, according to a recent report by the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine.
The airport improved its standing...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 1:20 PM
Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport leapfrogged ahead of Washington Dulles International Airport in terms of passenger counts in 2012, according to Airports Council International.
BWI was the nation's 22nd busiest airport in...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 4:01 PM
Apparently it's not just humans who enjoy BWI Marshall Airport's "easy come, easy go" atmosphere.
Mice, enticed by indoor warmth and crumbs from strangers, have made themselves at home in the cavernous interior of the region's busiest airport.
| Apr 10, 2013
| 11:14 AM
A Baltimore-bound United Airlines flight was diverted and a local family removed from the plane after the parents complained about the content of an in-flight movie.
The February incident resulted in the passengers being escorted off the flight by...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 7:14 PM
It's much warmer in the sun than in the shade, and I have always wondered how temperature readings are determined. Is the temperature an average of the sun and shade temperatures?
— Mary Braun
| Aug 20, 2014
Back in August 2001 I remember getting caught in two major floods. Details?
— Thanks, Harry G. Grayslake
August 2001 was a very wet month in the Chicago area. The O'Hare region caught the brunt of the rain with 12.25...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 8:30 AM
You can now travel to/from Dallas-Ft. Worth International Airport (DFW) by train. Last week, DART, the Dallas area rapid transit system, opened the long-awaited extension of the Orange light rail line directly to Terminal A. From the airport, it runs to...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 7:26 PM
Downstream from the noisiest places in Chicago — the runways at O'Hare International Airport and the surrounding sky — scientists at a government laboratory are quietly working to understand at the most detailed level why jet engines are so...