| Apr 22, 2014
| 6:55 AM
A 14-year-old boy was shot in the head and killed in south Baltimore's Cherry Hill neighborhood early Tuesday morning, the third teen killed in the city in a little more than a week.
Police did not release any information on potential suspects in the...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 7:03 PM
From Cherry Hill to a West Side high school a few miles away, scores of families and friends turned out Wednesday night to mourn teenagers killed in recent days, and to decry persistent violence in the city.
On the block where 14-year-old Najee Thomas...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 3:12 PM
A Cherry Hill crack dealer admitted in federal court Wednesday to killing two rivals as part of a long-running feud between two neighborhood drug crews.
Davon Martin, 25, was a member of a group known as Little Spelman, which was locked in a bitter war...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 4:33 PM
A young girl approached the casket of Michael Mayfield on Thursday and began to scream.
The music in the church had fallen silent, and the hundreds who had turned out to mourn the 17-year-old Mayfield turned their eyes to the child with braids and white...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 9:06 AM
A New York Times interactive map posted yesterday could settle the debate about which Baltimore-area communities show the most support for the hometown O's.
The outstanding infographic uses a team’s Facebook "Likes" in a given area to determine...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 11:56 AM
Clayton "Pete" McNeill, a former executive at Coppin State University who during his more than three-decade career oversaw a $325 million campus expansion at the Baltimore school, died Monday of congestive heart failure at Sinai Hospital.
| Feb 15, 2014
| 1:26 PM
In the late 1990s, David M. Kennedy came to Baltimore riding high in criminology circles, eager to prove his unorthodox approach — which had reduced gun violence in Boston and Minneapolis — could work in one of America's most dangerous cities....
| Dec 17, 2013
| 3:24 PM
Over the course of three days in Cherry Hill in January 2011, a former standout high school basketball player was fatally shot and a youth football coach was murdered in front of his family.
Those shootings and at least three others in the South...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 4:11 PM
A man shot a 9-year old boy after forcing his way into a Cherry Hill home and demanding money, police said Wednesday. The boy was the second juvenile hit by gunfire in Baltimore in less than a week.
The boy, who was shot in the stomach, was in "good"...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 8:01 PM
Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown has staked out a sizable lead in the Democratic contest for governor, but the primary race is far from decided as many voters have yet to pick a candidate, according to a new opinion poll for The Baltimore Sun.
| Dec 11, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The Baltimore Health Department suspended its Safe Streets anti-violence program in West Baltimore after a second outreach worker was arrested in less than two weeks.
The heralded program, modeled after those in other cities and run by community...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 5:41 AM
Four men were injured in three separate shootings and a severe stabbing in Baltimore City Monday night, according to police.
Shortly before 11:30 p.m., homicide detectives were called to a scene near Mount and Mosher streets in the Sandtown-Winchester...