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Baltimore County Police investigating a homicide after finding a man dead in a Towson hotel

Police responded to the Comfort Inn in 8800 block of Loch Raven Blvd. at about 2:26 a.m. after a report of a man with a gun.

Congressman Elijah Cummings remembers being discriminated against at a Baltimore pool

House Reform and Oversight Committee Chairman Elijah Cummings recounts the time in 1962 when he marched for the right to swim at a Baltimore pool.

John McIntyre: The whisky that tastes like drinking bacon

For a taste of John McPhee's exemplary prose, here is the opening paragraph of “Josie’s Well,” an article about Scotch whisky.

Heavy rain affects Baltimore City streets

Charles St. at Conway St. has water rushing off the sidewalk and down the street during the storm.

Professional soccer player Freddy Adu coaches a youth soccer

Professional soccer player Freddy Adu coaches youth soccer while he continues to seek professional playing opportunities.

The Samaritan Women is helping in the fight against human trafficking

The Samaritan Women has taken in nearly 100 women from across the country in a fight against human trafficking.

Update on 'suspicious package' response in Westminster

Robin Stansbury, Reese fire company public information officer, gives updates regarding a "suspicious package" in Westminster on July 16. (Mike Jordan/courtesy)

Teaching about Indian Affairs including Howard County Pow-Wow

Keith Colton, the administrative director of the Maryland Commission on Indian Affairs, talks about Pow-Wows, and other aspects of Native American life.

Baltimore shooting at a drug treatment center leaves two people dead

Two people were killed and two others including a Baltimore police sergeant were injured Monday morning when an armed man entered a drug treatment center.

American Folklore Fest in Patterson Park

Organizers of the festival had hopes of bringing together a large group of people to celebrate the diverse cultures of Baltimore’s immigrant community.

Orioles pitcher Andrew Cashner on his trade to the Boston Red Sox

Orioles pitcher Andrew Cashner comments on his trade to the Boston Red Sox, which was made Saturday. (Nathan Ruiz / Baltimore Sun video)

Rubiks cube enthusiast Will Callan shows off his puzzle solving skills

Will Callan, an expert Rubiks Cube solver, shows off his skills as he prepares for a national tournament later this summer. (Karen Jackson / Baltimore Sun)

Officer involved shooting at The Golden Dragon Bar & Grill in Windsor Mill leaves one man dead

A shooting at the Golden Dragon Bar & Grill leaves one man dead and another injured after a federal off-duty officer shot a man with a gun.

Fire suppression test conducted on Capitol dome

The Maryland Department of General Services conducted a fire suppression test Friday morning, drenching the outside of the historic wooden dome with water.

Storm over Baltimore Harbor time lapse

A time lapse view from Federal Hill as a storm builds over Baltimore.

Aberdeen police seeking 2 in rent check thefts

Police are searching for two individuals caught on surveillance video that they believe stole multiple rent checks from Affinity Old Post and Highland Commons a

Health Beat: Doctors say summer is kidney stone season. Here’s why

With temperatures heating up, thoughts turn to cool drinks and vacations. But for urologists, the coming of summer signals a rise in kidney stones.

Baltimore city's gun violence strikes the family of Arnetta Brown again

Arnetta Brown, whose 16-year-old grandson Markell Hendricks was killed earlier this year and whose son Brian was killed in 2013, speaks about the emotional toll