The state's second-highest court has ruled that a new trial is necessary for many Baltimore County residents who claimed that their physical and mental health was damaged after discovering that thousands of gallons of gasoline had seeped into their groundwater.
Brian Roberts said he had just experienced his first pain-free two weeks since the concussion. Friends were telling him he looks completely different from the way he did as recently as September. He and his doctors say he'll be recovered by spring and in the Oriole lineup for 2012.
Dan Duquette said he's up to the challenge of turning around the Orioles after 14 straight losing seasons. The club's new executive vice president plans to 'build a perennial contending club' through the farm and scouting systems.
The Orioles appear to be zeroing in on Dan Duquette as their next general manager. The former Boston Red Sox and Montreal Expos GM returned to Baltimore on Saturday for his second meeting with the Orioles in two days.
Dan Duquette is one of likely only four more candidates who will interview for the Orioles' general manager job. After speaking with the Phillies' Scott Proefrock on Thursday, the club will bring in the former Red Sox general manager Friday.
Ravens coach John Harbaugh on Monday didn't want his players to disclose the injury statuses of Jimmy Smith, Ben Grubbs and a few other key contributors. ... Harbaugh said Joe Flacco should be judged by his record. ... Haloti Ngata thinks his fine for a hit on Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez in Week 4 was "really bull." ... Bryan McCann is eager to contribute to the Ravens. ... The Capitals beat the Lightning in a shootout
The private developers of two high-profile state projects are seeking financing through a program that lets wealthy foreigners invest $500,000 and, in return, go to the front of the line for green cards and possible U.S. citizenship.
Robert Andino hit a walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth inning to beat the Red Sox on Wednesday night. Fewer than five minutes later, down in St. Petersburg, Evan Longoria hit a walk-off home run to officially knock Boston out of the playoffs.
Count Rex Ryan as being one of those surprised by the Ravens¿ offensive performance against the Rams. ... Ben Grubbs, Matt Birk and Cory Redding returned to practice on Thursday. With a bye week coming up after the Jets game, Grubbs might be held out on Sunday. ... Terrell Suggs revealed on Wednesday that he is getting some reps on offense. ... Andy MacPhail and Buck Showalter met with Orioles owner Peter Angelos for several hours on Thursday, but any resolution that might have resulted was not disclosed. ... The season-ending win over Boston was the most watched Wednesday night game on ESPN since 1998.