| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jul 29, 2011
When Elizabeth Zinser, 30, of White Hall, first joined the 4-H club at 8 years old, her family only had a few dogs as pets. But that quickly changed.
The Zinser family had recently packed up and moved to Pylesville from Baltimore County and Zinser's...
| 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......
| Apr 1, 2005
What began as one family's bitter split over painful end-of-life decisions and grew into an unprecedented political battle that reached Congress, the White House and the Vatican ended yesterday with the death of Terri Schiavo at a hospice in central...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 9:22 AM
The Sports Xchange
FSU WR Wilson suspended after grand theft charges
Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher suspended sophomore wide receiver Jesus Wilson, who was arrested and charged with third degree grand theft auto.
The charges were confirmed by the...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 2:03 AM
TALLAHASSEE (Reuters) - A Florida man who confessed to the rape and murder of a child is scheduled to die by lethal injection on Thursday, while another convicted murderer in Georgia had his death sentence, also due to be carried out on Thursday, commuted...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Belvin Perry Jr. became a national figure as the judge who presided in the 2011 murder trial of Casey Anthony. But those who know Perry only through that televised legal drama saw just one episode in his extraordinary career as a public servant.
| Jul 6, 2014
| 5:48 AM
Allison Tant, chairwoman of the Florida Democratic Party, doesn't have an easy job.
Even though most of the state's registered voters are Democrats, Tant's party doesn't control any of the statewide elected offices, the congressional delegation or...