| Sep 18, 2012
| 8:05 AM
As it turns out, the Naval Academy is awash in "Gangnam Style."
A crew of mids from the 22nd Company, at least, seem to have it in spades and shows it off in a video that's going viral.
The video (see above), just posted Sunday on YouTube, already has...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 3:39 PM
Police said a 21-year-old man was fatally shot Thursday afternoon in southern Baltimore's Westport neighborhood. Few details were available, but police said they were called to the 2200 block of Annapolis Rd. at about 2:30 p.m. for a report of a shooting....
| Sep 19, 2012
| 12:02 PM
They were walking to class on that bright blue September morning when the World Trade Center buildings and the Pentagon were hit and when a plane destined for Washington crashed into a Pennsylvania field.
The midshipmen at the U.S. Naval Academy had come...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 2:23 PM
It was high in the sky over Aberdeen Thursday morning, but it wasn't a bird, a plane or even Superman.
It was a U.S. Navy blimp, calmly navigating the skies as it sailed east over the town and Route 40, perhaps in the direction of Aberdeen Proving...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 11:17 AM
On Sept. 24, Earl L. Cullum had honor of promoting his son, Earl. W. Cullum to the rank of lieutenant commander in the U.S. Navy. The promotion occurred during a recent father and son trip to Fairmont, Ind. during James Dean Days. They traveled from...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Over the past decade, the United States has engaged in the most significant increase in defense spending since the Korean War. Trillions of dollars have been allocated for the Pentagon, with little congressional monitoring or internal oversight. The...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 5:00 AM
On the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's dramatic announcement about the presence of Soviet missiles in Cuba, the two presidential candidates met for a debate last Monday only 250 miles away in Boca Raton, Fla. Moderator Bob Schieffer...
| Oct 27, 2012
| 9:30 AM
Recently, Rep. Andy Harris sent a broadside e-mail to constituents under the subject line "President Obama Engages in Unnecessary Attack on U.S. Navy."
The message included the following statement by Mr. Harris: "When I was commissioned in the U.S....
| Feb 12, 2012
| 6:12 PM
Once among the thousands of dogs roaming Baghdad, a city that considers strays a menace, Sara eluded traps set by police and survived a car accident — albeit with a broken leg.
Lately, Sara has been spending her time in the company of a family in...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 2:54 PM
A flurry of new children's books is headed for the shelves, and the authors carry some very familiar names, including Stephen Colbert. A look at the future:
-- Colbert's book, "I Am a Pole (And So Can You!)" is scheduled for a May 8 release, according to...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 7:59 PM
"Act of Valor" (PG-13). Real-life active duty soldiers serve as actors in this fictionalized account of a team of U.S. Navy SEALs racing against the cock to foil a terror attack. TownMall Cinemas (1:20, 4:20, 7:20 p.m.)
| Aug 16, 2012
| 2:53 PM
Rear Adm. Robert Waring McNitt, a naval officer whose career spanned two wars and who, after retiring from the Navy, was dean of admissions at the Naval Academy for more than a decade, died Sunday of heart failure at the Ginger Cove retirement community...