Adam Russell is fighting for a job in the Orioles' spring training camp. His baseball career has been about resilience, but he says the fight he's shown is nothing compared to that which his family has displayed.
In the 17 years since Katie Cleary and Sharon Dongarra first locked eyes in the kitchen of an Arby's restaurant, they have shared a first, tentative kiss, traded letters across continents, set up a home, exchanged vows before family and friends, and nurtured a young daughter.
Patricia Cook-Ferguson, a Baltimore city special education teacher and president of the Baltimore County NAACP known for wearing multiple hats in her advocacy for youth and local civil rights issues, died Nov. 28 of complications from lung cancer. She was 56.
NASHVILLE -- Impacted first hand by colleagues being diagnosed by cancer, public relations officials from Major League Baseball and its 30 clubs announced Monday afternoon they have organized a unique auction to benefit Stand Up to Cancer.