Jury selection will continue for a second day Tuesday in the murder trial of George Huguely V, who's accused of beating his former girlfriend to death while they were students and lacrosse players at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville.
Nearly two years after Cockeysville native Yeardley Love was found dead, bruised and lying in a pool of blood in her apartment just outside the University of Virginia, where she was in her final year, a former boyfriend and fellow lacrosse player is scheduled to stand trial for her murder.
In a ceremony at the Pentagon, hosted by General Martin E. Dempsey, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, on Jan. 6, Brigadier General Ralph O. Baker, an Aberdeen High School graduate, was promoted to major general in the United States Army.
John Harris Clotworthy, a key figure along with the French explorer Jacques Cousteau in building a submersible watercraft that took researchers to a depth of 4,000 feet, died of cancer Wednesday at his home in Annapolis. He was 87.
With three new buildings that cost a combined $165 million and rising application numbers from the state's urban centers, officials at Salisbury University want everyone to know that their university has a new face and a more ambitious mission.
David R. Owen, an internationally known maritime lawyer and accomplished yachtsman, died Friday in his sleep at the Blakehurst retirement community in Towson. The former longtime Riderwood resident was 97.
By By Frederick N. Rasmussen and The Baltimore Sun
With the Board of Regents just two months from weighing in on a proposed merger of Maryland's largest public research campuses, Baltimore civic leaders are rallying against any move that would place the University of Maryland, Baltimore under out-of-town control.
Former NSA employee Thomas Drake Thursday accepted a plea deal that cleared him of espionage charges stemming from an alleged leak of classified information to a Baltimore Sun reporter who wrote about waste and mismanagement at the Fort Meade-based agency.