| Jan 24, 2014
| 8:15 AM
In response to Anhvin Doanvo's commentary, "Is every al Qaida group our problem?" (Jan. 20), I would answer no, but I certainly consider that every one of the militant forces in the world should be of deep concern, not only to our operating forces abroad,...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Iraqi insurgents kicked off 2014 with fireworks in Fallujah and Ramadi where Sunni militants — part of an al Qaida group active in Syria, according to news accounts — burned police stations, freed prisoners and occupied mosques.
| Jan 21, 2014
Earlier this month, 28-year-old Todd Wheeler Jr. of Glen Burnie was arrested on charges of making explosives. Had they detonated, the radius of the blast could have caused extensive damage, deaths and injuries.
Also this month, Ellicott City resident...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 11:42 AM
"I told him, 'Dude, I can't play GTA today.'" Damanti Melvin, a lanky young man in a red plaid shirt, shook his head as he related the conversation to the stocky blond kid standing with him.
Damanti and Collin Morley were waiting patiently in line...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 10:25 AM
As some people who served in our government under President George W. Bush acknowledge the ever escalating tragic consequences of going to war in Iraq and Afghanistan, now seems the perfect time for those of influence on both sides of the aisle to ask...
| Sep 6, 2013
These activities will be offered at the Annapolis Senior Activity Center, 119 S. Villa Ave. Information: 410-222-1818.
'Take Me Out to the Ball Game' The event takes place at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11. Seniors are encouraged to...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 7:56 AM
The Baltimore City fire and police department were among the groups that turned out Sunday morning to take part in the 911 Run to Remember 5k run and 1-mile walk downtown.
The event started at the 9/11 Memorial in front of the World Trade Center on East...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 9:45 AM
The conflict in Syria is a horrific human tragedy: 100,000 dead, 2 million refugees and now, chemical warfare. I can sympathize with the impulse to "do something" about it ("Where is the outrage?" Sept. 4).
However, this intervention, no matter how...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 7:30 AM
With all this talk of deterrence, red lines and national interest, it is easy to forget that these are living, breathing people who will end their lives under American missile bombardment ("Syrian rebels ready to strike if U.S. does," Sept. 6).
| Sep 10, 2013
| 9:38 AM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman has ordered county flags to fly half-staff on Sept. 11 in honor of the nearly 3,000 men and women who died as a result of the terror attack on Sept. 11, 2001.
In addition to flags flying half staff, Neuman is...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 5:02 PM
The following is a listing of some of the 9/11 commemoration events planned in the greater Baltimore area for Sept. 11, 2013:
8:46 a.m.-noon. Firefighters will toll a Bell of Remembrance at 8:46 a.m. at Baltimore Fire Department Steadman House, Eutaw...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 3:05 AM
Two events are planned in Laurel to commemorate the anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks and remember those who died that day.
American Legion Post 60, 2 Main St. will hold a remembrance ceremony Wednesday, Sept. 11 at 8 p.m. The ceremony...