With less than 100 days to go before the Iowa caucuses, presidential hopefuls with dwindling bank accounts and bottom-scraping poll numbers are beginning to weigh the risks of staying in the race versus getting out.
Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb told a group of law enforcement officials meeting in Baltimore on Tuesday that he will announce whether he will seek the Democratic nomination for president in coming days.
About 100 employees of Big Huge Games, a Timonium-based video game maker, were tossed out of work this week as the studio and its Rhode Island-based parent company abruptly shut down due to financial problems.
It didn't matter whether they worked at a small city elementary school or a large, suburban middle school. Educators said the lifting of the increasingly difficult targets of No Child Left Behind would mean less pressure and a greater freedom to be creative in their classes.