| Sep 22, 2013
| 5:35 AM
As he ends his first year on the job, Baltimore police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts is facing questions about whether he is taking too long to remake the agency and develop a crime-fighting strategy. But others say he is being candid about the city's...
| Aug 24, 2013
SATURDAY'S TELEVISION HIGHLIGHTS
|| NASCAR || Sprint Cup Irwin Tools Night Race || 2, 77:30 ||
|| B. baseball || LLWS, int'l final: Mexico vs. Japan || 2, 712:30 ||
|| All-America Game || MLB2:30 ||
|| LLWS, U.S. final: Conn. vs....
| Jul 2, 2013
| 3:05 PM
CHICAGO -- Scott Feldman already has a locker in the visiting clubhouse of U.S. Cellular Field, his new Orioles No. 34 jerseys hanging inside.
He’s currently on his way from Oakland – where the Cubs are playing and Feldman was slated to...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 3:26 PM
NAME, PREP SCHOOL AND/OR HIGH SCHOOL, COLLEGE
Jamel Artis, Notre Dame Prep (Mass.), PITTSBURGH
Chase Cormier, Fishburne Military / Milford Mill, GRAMBLING STATE
Will Darley, Fishburne Military / Dulaney, UMBC
Rodney Elliott, John Carroll, UMBC...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 8:46 AM
The Baltimore office of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is the slowest in the country in processing disability claims for servicemen and servicewomen — averaging about a year — and makes more mistakes than any other office.
| Jan 1, 2013
| 5:29 PM
Baltimore was unable in 2012 to sustain a significant milestone — the first drop below 200 homicides in a generation — but officials see reasons to remain optimistic that declines will resume.
As the Police Department's leadership changed,...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 4:24 PM
As the Baltimore school system prepares to implement a more stringent curriculum next year, sample evaluations of more than two dozen schools show that many are struggling with how to effectively teach children.
In an evaluation of teachers' instruction,...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 2:26 PM
The Orioles have expressed some interest in the lone viable free-agent closer, Francisco Cordero, according to an industry source.
Although discussions are not considered far along, the Orioles have inquired about the 36-year-old right-hander, who has...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 5:43 AM
The Orioles’ early afternoon start time Thursday was supposed to get the team in the air and to the West Coast at a decent hour.
But after their 14-inning win over the Rays -- a five-hour, 14-minute marathon that ended with a 3-2 victory -- the...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 8:43 AM
A recent study commissioned by New Leaders for New Schools and conducted by RAND Corp., shows that first-year principals and becoming less likely to stay in their schools after one or two years, and that a churning principal pool can have a negative...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 2:20 PM
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Hundreds of passengers on a San Francisco Bay Area commuter train were evacuated on Wednesday after a parking brake suddenly deployed in a tunnel and passengers complained of smoke inhalation, authorities said.
The Bay Area...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 9:20 PM
Dec 3 (Infostrada Sports) - Result from the NFL match between Seattle and New Orleans on Monday (home team in CAPS)
SEATTLE 34 New Orleans 7