| May 13, 2011
| 6:35 PM
A minority owned Lancaster Social Agency is suiing the Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare and Lancaster County Commissioners Scott Martin, Dennis P. Stuckey, and Craig Lehman alleging Racial Discrimination and Breach of Contract. Lacy Wheeler,...
| Oct 23, 2010
| 11:08 AM
LOS ANGELES ( KTLA) -- Don't try wearing a Bush hat or sweatshirt at an Obama rally.
Duane Hammond says it's what got him fired.
Hammond is a union stagehand who was part of the crew that built the platform for the Obama event on campus.
He came to...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 2:40 PM
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, an independent advisory panel, recently recommended that healthy men not be given PSA blood tests to detect prostate cancer. But that won't mean the end of diagnosis and treatment of the disease, the most common...
| May 29, 2012
| 1:16 PM
An article in the May 28, 1937 edition of The Catonsville Herald and Baltimore Countian reported on the heroic effort by an area doctor to save the life of a little boy who had fallen into a backyard goldfish pond.
Charles T. Cockey, two and one-half...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 7:24 PM
A man was fatally shot shortly before 7 p.m. in the Franklin Square neighborhood of West Baltimore, police said.
The shooting took place in the 1600 block of W. Baltimore St.
Police located a second victim at a West Baltimore hospital.
| Jul 27, 2011
| 3:11 PM
Did you see the devastating numbers about the wealth of minority families?
Their savings have largely been wiped out. White households now have 20 times more wealth than black households and 18 times more wealth than Hispanic households.
| Sep 22, 2009
The narrator abandons his marriage on the first day of his honeymoon. His friends -- aimless, stunted or waiting for their lives to begin -- drink alone or together, but mostly joylessly. One young woman guzzles canned beers to absorb the memory of a...
| Nov 29, 2009
The Boy Who
Harnessed the Wind
and Bryan Mealer
William Morrow: 348 pp., $25.99
William Kamkwamba grew up in Malawi, the son of a maize and tobacco farmer. Their house had no electricity or plumbing. In William's village, high costs...
| Aug 30, 2009
Oct. 26, 1985 — VMI 39, William and Mary 38. Quarterback Al Comer scored at the gun to pull VMI within a point, and James Wright got the two-point conversion on a flanker reverse to cap a wild game at Alumni Field. Thirty-two points in the fourth...
| Sep 10, 2009
The Destiny Foundation of Central Florida, a lifeline for thousands of the working poor, is planning to close at the end of the month -- a victim of the recession and its own success in helping a growing flock of desperate families.
The charity, housed...
| Sep 22, 2009
Jeff Halpern had two goals for Tampa Bay and James Wright added two assists as the Lightning defeated the
Phoenix Coyotes 2-1 on Tuesday night.
After a scoreless first period, the Lightning were able to strike twice in just under 3 minutes in the...