City issued speed camera ticket to motionless car: The Baltimore City speed camera ticket alleged that the four-door Mazda wagon was going 38 miles per hour in a 25-mph zone. But the Mazda wasn't speeding - it wasn't even moving. Yet city officials gave no explanation for how the camera issued a citation to the car's owner.
Sparrows Point's cold mill to be used for spare parts: An out-of-state steelmaker has bought the most valuable piece of the Sparrows Point plant to use as spare parts, a move that could kill the last hopes that the steel mill might be purchased by an operator and reopened.
No progress in 'fiscal cliff' talks as new poll hits GOP: Sharp differences remained on Wednesday between congressional Republicans and the White House in talks to avert the "fiscal cliff" of steep tax hikes and budget cuts. Negotiators warned the showdown could drag on past Christmas.