| Apr 18, 2013
| 6:53 PM
The U.S. Coast Guard suspended a search of the Chesapeake Bay on Thursday for a vessel that sent out a distress call Wednesday evening.
Coast Guard and local officials roamed 180 square miles over a 12-hour period, focusing on two places in the Bay where...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 6:36 PM
Carnival Cruise Lines announced plans Thursday to leave the port of Baltimore, a move that could cost the region scores of jobs and millions in economic activity generated by big-spending passengers and businesses servicing the ships.
| Jun 24, 2013
| 5:38 PM
As of 9:15 a.m. the Maryland Department of Transportation was reporting that an accident on southbound I-795 at the Beltway had been cleared.
Two more incidents remained toward the end of rush hour — in Howard County, there was a report of a...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 1:07 PM
Two people died and four were rescued in a boating accident on the Chesapeake Bay Saturday when their 25-foot boat capsized two miles south of Point Lookout State Park in St. Mary's County, according to Department of Natural Resources Police.
| Jun 18, 2013
| 6:19 AM
A disabled vehicle in Baltimore City, on Interstate 95 South prior to the US 1/Caton Avenue exit, has closed one of four southbound traffic lanes and one of two southbound shoulders at 8:48 a.m., on Tuesday, according to the state Department of...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 11:03 AM
The U.S. Coast Guard is investigating whether the body of a man that washed up against a homeowner's pier in southern Anne Arundel County on Thursday is that of a crew member who went missing from a commercial container ship late last year.
| Nov 20, 2012
| 9:03 AM
Family records and memorabilia that have been saved in desk drawers, attics and basements have filled the files and exhibit area of the Aberdeen Room Archives and Museum over the past 25 years.
Recently, Wiley Mitchell, son of R. Lee and Annabel...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 1:49 PM
Students at Liberty High School greeted local veterans in the school media center on Thursday, Nov. 8, for a special Veterans Day celebration.
The event was designed to acknowledge the "service and sacrifice that was made to ensure our freedom,"...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 10:59 AM
Travelers gripe about having to remove shoes while going through airport security or undergoing full-body pat-downs. But imagine being the Transportation Security Administration screener who has to deal with thousands of grumpy passengers daily or must...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 1:20 PM
Robert F. "Bob" Brettschneider, a retired American Telephone & Telegraph supervisor who was a former longtime Parkville resident, died Monday of lung cancer at Colonial Manor Nursing Home in York, Pa.
He was 87.
Born in Baltimore and raised on...
| May 30, 2013
| 6:29 PM
After nearly a dozen years, $16 million and the removal of some 50,000 tons of contaminated dirt, the Coast Guard declared the Superfund site at the Coast Guard Yard south of Baltimore cleaned and ready for duty Thursday.
The yard landed on the Superfund...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 6:28 PM
Winter is not quite ready to leave Baltimore.
Weather forecasters called for a wintry mix of rain and snow to start falling late Sunday and into Monday that was likely to complicate morning commutes.
The forecast is for "a slushy inch" of accumulation...