| Sep 27, 2013
| 6:38 PM
Maryland has agreed to work with Virginia and New Jersey on research into unmanned aircraft, a move that could strengthen Maryland's bid to land one of the six drone test sites to be awarded this year by the Federal Aviation Administration.
| Aug 9, 2013
| 1:55 PM
Wedding date: June 1, 2013
Her story: Samantha Stern, 29, grew up in Baltimore. She is a graduate of the University of Maryland, College Park, and an operations manager at T. Rowe Price. She is the eldest daughter of Cindy and Jerry Stern.
| Jul 27, 2013
| 11:11 AM
Susa Kessler, a retired World Bank analyst who had fled Nazi Germany as a child, died of breast cancer complications Tuesday at Gilchrist Hospice Care. The Canton resident was 88.
Born in Stuttgart, Germany, she was the daughter of Dr. Caesar Hirsch,...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Mixed news for Maryland's LGBT high schoolers looking to attend one of the nation's most LGBT-friendly colleges: They'll have to head out of state.
As part of its annual rankings book, Princeton Review rated the 20 most LGBT-friendly colleges and...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 3:32 PM
At a time of amped-up competitions like cage matches and extreme obstacle-course races, there's something downright retro about a good old-fashioned arm-wrestle.
A couple of combatants, usually at a bar, usually egged on by onlookers, plant their elbows,...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 3:15 AM
At the start of a formal ceremony opening the STEM and Education Outreach Center at Aberdeen Proving Ground Tuesday morning, Chaplain Lt. Col Juan Crockett gave an invocation.
"Lord of science," Crockett said, "thousands of children will come here...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 3:52 PM
An O'Malley administration plan to lend $240,000 to a Towson sports bar to finance its expansion is raising questions about the role of government in promoting economic development.
This week, the Board of Public Works opted to delay deciding whether to...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 9:05 AM
When 16-year-old Bridget Cheng went to Red Robin restaurant last week with a friend, they looked like two teenage girls having a traditional American meal.
But to Cheng's friend, Olivia Aloysia, an exchange student from Cergy-Pontoise, France, the...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 7:52 AM
For some, Cannon Beach is simply one more site on of a long list of tourist spots along the Oregon coastline.
But for Catonsville native Sarah Robbins, dipping the front tire of her Cannondale Synapse bicycle into the Pacific Ocean on Aug. 8 at the...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 11:44 AM
House Speaker Michael E. Busch and Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller have held on to their respective jobs longer than anyone in Maryland history, but they haven't done it alone. Both are known for top-notch staffs led by politically savvy, resilient...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 6:19 PM
About a half-dozen people at a time pitched in Saturday to help Baltimore artist Wilson Kemp complete a mural during Artscape. They crouched near the bottom of the canvas, perched on a step stool or squeezed in somewhere in the middle, ignoring the heat...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 9:56 AM
To help folks stay cool as the heat advisory continues through this evening, with a heat index soaring to 105 thanks to a mixture of mid-90s temperatures and lower-70s dewpoints, the city is opening the Laurel Municipal and Greenview Drive pools at 11 a....