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Manhattan (New York City)

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  • Lawrence Gilliard Jr. takes on a new role in AMC's 'The Walking Dead'

    Lawrence Gilliard Jr. takes on a new role in AMC's 'The Walking Dead'
    Lawrence Gilliard Jr. is going forward and moving back in big ways these days. Sunday night, the 42-year-old actor who played D'Angelo Barksdale in "The Wire" debuts as the newest member of AMC's "The Walking Dead," as TV's most popular series with...
  • Fall of online drug bazaar began with tip in Maryland

    Fall of online drug bazaar began with tip in Maryland
    As they rushed toward a suburban Utah home with guns drawn, agents knew they were on to a significant figure in the Silk Road online drug bazaar -- a major cocaine dealer, perhaps.  Message boards on Silk Road -- the world's most popular online drug...
  • Mount St. Mary's men's lacrosse coach Tom Gravante says one-goal loss to Manhattan 'hurts'

    Mount St. Mary's men's lacrosse coach Tom Gravante says one-goal loss to Manhattan 'hurts'
    Its 8-7 loss to Manhattan on Sunday was agonizing on several levels for Mount St. Mary’s. Not only were the Jaspers winless in five games, but the Mountaineers won several key statistical battles, including in shots (35-16), turnovers (17 for...
  • Virginia Bates, poet and artist

    Virginia Bates, poet and artist
    Virginia Bates, a poet and artist who opposed the Vietnam War and was a founder of the Howard County Peace Action Community, died of complications from the flu Dec. 9 at Bridgepoint of Los Altos, an assisted-living facility in California. The former...
  • Aberdeen's historic B&O station moves slowly toward restoration

    Aberdeen's historic B&O station moves slowly toward restoration
    Restoration of Aberdeen's long-dilapidated historic Baltimore & Ohio Railroad train station might finally be moving forward with plans to construct a new foundation for the eventual relocation of the building. The Historical Society of Harford County,...
  • 'Occupy' merges emotional choreography, political awareness

    'Occupy' merges emotional choreography, political awareness
    " 'Occupy' is a big word, and, of course, when you say that to people it elicits a very specific thing," says Vincent Thomas. The dancer, choreographer and associate professor in Towson University's dance department sits in a North Baltimore coffee shop...
  • The Baltimore Sun's Top 10 men's teams (Feb. 14)

    The Baltimore Sun's Top 10 men's teams (Feb. 14)
    ++++++++++++++++++++ || No. || Team || Prev. || Record || Last game || Next game || || 1. || Duke || 1 || 1-0 || Def. Jacksonville, 16-10 || Vs. No. 4 Denver, Sat. || || 2. || Syracuse || 2 || 1-0 || Def. Siena, 19-7 || Vs. No. 7 Albany, Sun. || || 3....
  • Nation lacrosse: No. 14 Penn State men top No. 6 Notre Dame

    Host No. 6 Notre Dame scored four of the game's last five goals but its rally fell short as No. 14 Penn State won, 8-7, on Saturday. Penn State (2-1) increased its 5-3 halftime lead to four with early third-quarter scores from Shane Sturgis and TJ...
  • The Baltimore Sun's Top 10 men's teams (Feb. 28)

    The Baltimore Sun's Top 10 men's teams (Feb. 28)
        ++++++++++++++++++++ || No.Team || Pr. || Rec || Last game || Next game || || 1.Duke || 1 || 4-0 || Def. Stony Brook, 14-6 || At No. 3 Maryland, Sat. || || 2.North Carolina || 3 || 3-0 || Def. Dartmouth, 18-5 || Vs. No. 12 Notre Dame, Sat. ||...
  • Theft case leaves additional documents at Maryland Historical Society

    Theft case leaves additional documents at Maryland Historical Society
    The Maryland Historical Society can thank document thief Barry H. Landau for some recent additions to its collection. Landau's capture at the Baltimore institution sparked a multistate investigation that ended in his conviction for stealing 10,000...
  • After slow progress, College Park moving quickly toward 'real college town' goals

    After slow progress, College Park moving quickly toward 'real college town' goals
    A gleaming new apartment building with restaurants and bars on the ground floor has replaced an old pizza place and tire shop. A new Whole Foods will sprout up just down the road. A four-star hotel and bike lanes are planned. The changes are part of a...
  • Art collector Mera Rubell tours 37 Baltimore art studios in 36 hours

    Art collector Mera Rubell tours 37 Baltimore art studios in 36 hours
    Mera Rubell — a 70-year-old formerly penniless Jewish Russian refugee turned Head Start teacher turned hotel mogul turned art collector extraordinaire — is the kind of person who just naturally acquires an entourage. For example, a recent...