| Feb 2, 2013
| 4:00 PM
COLLEGE PARK – Maryland entered Saturday's Wake Forest game eager — desperate, even — to push past the tears, frustration and jarring plane ride after its most-wrenching loss of the season at Florida State three days earlier.
| Jan 14, 2013
| 6:37 PM
Before his team began the Atlantic Coast Conference portion of its schedule earlier this month, Maryland coach Mark Turgeon begrudgingly acknowledged that the first three games could be pivotal for the Terps since the first two would be played at...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 5:22 AM
Mark Turgeon's first 19 months at Maryland had been without barely a ripple of discord, at least in public.
The players -- even talented but troubled guard Terrell Stoglin last season -- seemed to take Turgeon's harshest criticism in stride. The media --...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 1:08 PM
It sure doesn't look like the other vessels docked in Annapolis.
The Bounty, a wooden movie-star ship with its tallest mast at 115 feet, is in town for a long weekend of tours that ends Sunday.
The visit, like the Star-Spangled Sailabration in...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Kemba Smith Pradia went to Tallahassee, Fla., last week to demand the right to vote.
Back in the '90s, when she was just Kemba Smith, she became a poster child for the excesses and inanities of the so-called War on Drugs. Ms. Pradia, then a college...
| May 2, 2012
| 4:00 AM
The number was untraceable - almost.
On Election Night in 2010, The Baltimore Sun's switchboard lit up with reports of a suspicious "robocall": it told voters to relax, that President Obama and Gov.Martin O'Malley had been successful, and that there...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 3:42 PM
Helen T. Armstrong, a retired public school librarian, died June 21 of multiple organ failure at Kendal at Longwood retirement community in Kennett Square, Pa.
She was 95.
Helen Towne Armstrong, the daughter of James Wadsworth Armstrong and Abbie...
| Mar 4, 2012
| 5:36 PM
Forty-four of the nation's brightest high school students are in Baltimore to test their brains about the brain — in a two-day neuroscience competition that started Sunday morning with a visit to the cadaver laboratory in the University of...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 3:04 PM
John Josselyn stood at a gun range in Baltimore County on the warmest day of last week, ready for target practice with his .22-caliber pistol, and recalled how the simple threat of a gun once saved him from three thugs. The gun-rights advocate called it...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Terps fans may remember a spate of stories from 2010 – including a couple by me – about possible early interest by the Big Ten in Maryland.
One of the issues that surfaced then from Terps supporters was travel. There were two concerns...
| Jan 17, 2010
| 4:22 AM
OK, I've gotten bizarre announcements before, but this press release about Meat Week may take the cake. Uh, barbecued ribs. I'm going to let the Web site speak for itself, but there are many unanswered questions. Like, why are so......
| Oct 27, 2011
| 5:03 AM
When seven former college friends first ventured inside the former shoe factory at 306 W. Redwood St., it was filled with junk and there were holes in the floor.
There wasn't an electrical outlet to be found, let alone the remnants of the former...