| Aug 8, 2013
| 10:23 AM
Margaret Pellegrini, one of the original Munchkins from the 1939 classic movie ‘‘The Wizard of Oz,’’ died on Wednesday. She was 89.
Pellegrini visited Aberdeen three times as part of the city’s Oz Festival — in 2000,...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 6:54 AM
MORVEN, Ga. (AP) — Small-town police departments across the country have been gobbling up tons of equipment discarded by a downsizing military — bicycles, bed sheets, bowling pins, French horns, dog collars, even a colonoscopy machine —...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 5:15 AM
With the transfer of Gunner Kiel and the academic loss of Everett Golson from Notre Dame’s 2013 roster, names of quarterback recruits and potential transfers have continued to be mentioned in connection with the Irish this offseason.
| Jul 5, 2013
| 3:55 PM
PRESCOTT, Ariz. -- The photograph is powerful -- compelling in the eyes of some, an insult to others -- showing the body bags containing the remains of the 19 Granite Mountain firefighters lined up on the scorched earth, each draped in an American flag....
| Jul 9, 2013
| 4:53 AM
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Two large wildfires raged Tuesday in Nevada, where firefighters worked to gain the upper hand on a mountain blaze near Las Vegas that kept hundreds of people from their homes and another southwest of Reno that jumped in size a day...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 7:50 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
What are your most prominent memories of Alex Len's Maryland career?
Jeff Barker: First, some thoughts...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 8:20 PM
Alex Len had been mentioned as a possible No. 1 overall selection for the Cleveland Cavaliers by a number of websites going into Thursday's NBA draft, and even more prominently to the Charlotte Bobcats at No. 4.
If those picks turned ultimately out to be...
| May 7, 2013
Dancer helped popularize modern ballet in U.S.
Frederic Franklin, 98, a British-born dancer who helped popularize modern ballet in the United States, died Saturday at a Manhattan, N.Y., hospital of complications from pneumonia,...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Interviews that Jodi Arias gave to CBS in 2008 will be replayed this weekend on “48 Hours.” In the two interviews, accused killer Arias talked to CBS shortly after her arrest in former boyfriend Travis Alexander's murder. The episode of ...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Jodi Arias' eight days on the witness stand have been mighty tedious so far. So I look to ABC's “Good Morning America” for the trial recaps of what the program bills as “the break-up murder trial.” The provocative “GMA”...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 4:46 PM
Jodi Arias is getting the 7:30 a.m. half-hour where Casey Anthony used to flourish on national morning programs. Arias' latest testimony in her murder trial had the legal analysts on ABC's “Good Morning America” sharply divided Tuesday...