| Jul 9, 2014
| 8:53 PM
As Doug High recounted the events surrounding a deadly storm that hammered a religious summer camp in Carroll County, he was struck by his injured daughter's words. The first thing she asked when he picked her up at the hospital was, "Daddy, why did God...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 2:05 PM
A Baltimore woman was shot and killed in an apparent domestic homicide just north of Leesburg, Va., Tuesday morning, local police said.
Officers arrested a suspect, a Baltimore man, in the area of Woolsthorpe Drive and Hambrick Manor Lane, according...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Loyola Blakefield wrestling coach Steve Truitt faced a dilemma this winter. He needed to replace the leadership and nearly 300 wins he got from four-year starters Conan Schuster and David Mohler.
"They were like coaches in the room and definitely...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 11:32 AM
It's been more than a year since the Baltimore Museum of Art discovered that a small painting by 19th-century French artist Pierre-Auguste Renoir that it had it reported stolen more than 60 years ago was being auctioned in Virginia by a woman who...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 2:40 PM
Howard County households are among the most prosperous in the nation, according to results from a recently released survey.
Income data from the American Community Survey, an annual data collection project run by the Census Bureau to supplement the...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 2:46 PM
It may be known as the Nation's River, but here where the Potomac carves its way between Maryland and Virginia, ownership is up for grabs.
A court battle that pits a group of property owners against two small paddling and tubing companies seeks...
| Apr 6, 2011
| 1:23 PM
Maryland commuters have long known that there are only three ways to cross the Potomac between Point of Rocks and the nation's capital. What they don't know is that a century and a half ago, there were more than a dozen.
And they're still there today....
| Dec 18, 2011
| 1:29 PM
Maryland officials are working behind the scenes to lure the FBI's headquarters to the state from its longtime home base in downtown Washington as the agency seeks an updated building to carry out its expanded counterterrorism and cyber crime missions....
| Aug 5, 2014
| 6:38 AM
(Updating) The political temperature over a State Board of Elections' discussion about when voters can use expired photo IDs to show they are entitled to vote is rising.
Attorney General Mark Herring believes a proposal to limit the definition of a...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 2:11 PM
Hannah Olson and Emily Beyer, who led Grafton High to the Group 4A state softball semifinals, have been selected to the Virginia High School League all-state team.
Olson, a shortstop, batted .460 with 40 hits, 24 RBI, 30 runs and a .489 on-base...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 1:44 PM
Rachael Brewer, who anchored the defense for Tabb's Bay Rivers District champions en route to Conference 19 Player of the Year honors, has been named to the Virginia High School League Group 4A all-state girls soccer team.
She was joined on the team...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 12:32 PM
Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced a number of significant appointments Friday afternoon, naming a new elections commissioner, a new port authority member, four new members on the board of corrections, making the acting inspector general permanent and re-...