| Nov 3, 2014
| 6:00 PM
The newly renovated AmeriCorps campus officially opened Monday in Southeast Baltimore as a training site for members who will be deployed to disaster areas and sent to help in schools and parks.
The Atlantic Region Campus, which is in the former...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 4:15 AM
Repairs to Chicago's lakefront trail are expected to cost the city "a few hundred thousand dollars" after strong winds and towering waves wrought havoc along Lake Michigan on Friday, according a Chicago Park District official.
Cyclists and pedestrians...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 8:56 AM
Motorists should avoid A1A north of Sunrise Boulevard, city officals said.
Construction crews struck an underground gas line Wednesday morning forcing closure of the coastal thoroughfare between Sunrise Boulevard and Northeast 18th Street.
| Nov 7, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Oscar Isaac rocked a mean mustache and mullet and Jessica Chastain wowed in a dress that looked like it was made of what she called a cooler version of bubble wrap at Thursday's world premiere of "A Most Violent Year" at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood,...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Inside Fox News, the project had a codename: Gatewood, after a U.S. army commander who helped capture Geronimo in 1886.
It's also the word believed to be used to confirm go-ahead with the final step of a plan to kill terrorist Osama bin Laden in 2011,...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 6:45 AM
The march of events during Barack Obama's presidency has been a lot like that scene in "Dude, Where's My Car?" when Ashton Kutcher orders garlic chicken at a drive-thru window, and the attendant asks, "And then?" White rice. "And then?" And wonton soup....
| Oct 23, 2014
| 3:45 AM
This week marks the ninth anniversary of our region's last hurricane. Wilma struck on Oct. 24, 2005. Since then, our peninsula has been spared the wrath of a big storm.
The longer we go without it fresh in our memory, the more worried we should be about...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 11:49 AM
Fears that the West Africa Ebola outbreak could spread more widely in America have roiled a midterm election campaign that's already taken numerous unexpected detours, putting candidates in a reactive mode at a time when they had hoped to deliver their...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 2:07 PM
With the moon bringing tides to seasonal highs, government officials are urging residents to be on guard for coastal flooding now through November.
"These high tides may cause ocean and canal waters to rise above streets and seawalls in low-lying...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 7:38 PM
I can't tell you whether to believe assurances from those in power that the deadly Ebola virus will be kept in check, but there's no doubt that panicking can expose you to harm.
Scams related to the Ebola outbreak are spreading and you aren't immune....
| Oct 13, 2014
| 5:21 PM
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — It was a more optimistic time 11 years ago when David Welsh, a city tree-trimmer in search of a house, heard of one about to go on the market and raced over to make an offer.
After haggling, Welsh was able to buy the 1925...