| Jan 9, 2014
| 4:15 AM
When Josh Christina starts playing "Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On" with his band Good Old Stuff, he usually sees a whole lotta young people in the crowd get excited.
Kids who were born decades after Jerry Lee Lewis made the song popular in 1957 —...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 10:42 AM
Students at the University of Maryland, College Park could have the cost of sex-change surgery covered by their health insurance next school year, joining a nationwide trend of private- and public-sector employers offering the benefit.
| Jan 15, 2014
| 11:28 AM
A Virginia rock climber was arrested on Jan. 8 after police accused him of killing a friend by striking him in the head with a claw hammer at a Maryland park in late December.
David DiPaolo, 31, of Bristow, Va. faces a manslaughter charge in...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 4:19 PM
The start of the 2014 General Assembly legislative session is fast approaching, and lawmakers are putting together their wish lists.
Each year, delegations from across Maryland craft bills requesting funding, authorizations and other acts for local...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 2:11 PM
Two years after Giuliana Rancic was diagnosed with breast cancer, the E! News anchor says she has "come to a really good place where it doesn't take over my life everyday."
Rancic, who grew up in Bethesda and was scheduled to visit Maryland Live! Casino...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 10:02 AM
Give him credit for this: Maryland's top lawyer knows how to articulate the crucial question. Asked by The Baltimore Sun's Erin Cox and Michael Dresser about a photo showing him standing in the middle of a wild high school party in a rented Delaware house...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 11:21 AM
The votes are in!
Here are the winners of the Maryland Family Readers’ Choice Awards 2013:
Best story time
Irvine Nature Center (Owings Mills)
Howard County Library Miller Branch (Ellicott City)...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 9:54 AM
The Board of Public Works gave its blessing Wednesday to an O'Malley administration plan to contract with a private sector partner to build, operate and help finance a $2.2 billion light rail line in the Washington suburbs.
The board action clears the...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 6:33 AM
A global law firm with origins in Baltimore was one of five Maryland-based businesses to make the Human Rights Campaign's 2014 "Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality" list.
DLA Piper, which owes part of its name to Baltimore-based predecessor Piper &...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 2:44 PM
Area military installations increased their security while police searched for additional shooters at the Washington Navy Yard.
The Navy, meanwhile, issued an "order to account" for all Naval personnel assigned to commands in the Washington metro area....
| Sep 18, 2013
| 12:02 PM
Speaking outside a steakhouse in Bethesda on Wednesday where he met with Maryland business owners, Texas Gov. Rick Perry dismissed criticism of his visit to a gun manufacturer days after a mass shooting at the Washington Navy Yard.
"There's always anti-...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 12:51 PM
Bethesda-based Lockheed Martin said Friday that it will furlough about 3,000 employees across the company beginning Monday and warned that more workers would likely be sent home in later weeks if the federal government's partial shutdown continues....