| Oct 12, 2011
100 Years Ago
Social Laurel folks
"Mrs. W. Marion Baldwin is the guest of her parents, near Woodbine, Carroll county. Mr. C.E. Phelps, passenger agent of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad at Washington, has returned from a trip to Niagara Falls.
| Oct 10, 2011
| 1:35 PM
Chef Sean Farrell offers a fall seasonal menu, and each course is paired with a classic Dry Creek wine by Fred and Jamie Peterson at Sonoma's Peterson Winery. Doug Rankin of Fountainhead Selections and Gary Dunn of Spiritus Wines host the evening's wine...
| Sep 17, 2011
| 5:16 AM
Miami Jackson wide receiver DeAndre Jasper will have a rare opportunity on Saturday evening.
The senior will get a chance to watch two of his top schools on his recruiting list -- UCF and FIU -- at the same time. The two teams face off Saturday night...
| Nov 14, 2011
Despite the arguments of critics in recent months, Marc Musick, the University of Texas at Austin’s College of Liberal Arts associate dean of student affairs, makes the case in a new faculty productivity report that his institution...
| Nov 19, 2011
| 12:40 PM
The federal appellate court that covers Maryland has for years been considered one of the more right-leaning in the nation, finding that women can be banned from a military institute, that the FDA can't regulate tobacco and that confessions count even...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 4:07 PM
When members of Baltimore County's tactical unit burst into a Reisterstown home this summer, they were looking for potentially armed suspects in the attempted murder of a 15-year-old boy. But in the chaos of the raid, Officer Carlos Artson shot and killed...
| May 29, 2012
| 11:14 AM
Laws are like fine nets, catching the common fish even as the biggest push their way through. Or so you might think on learning of how federal prosecutors keep nabbing small and medium-size businesspeople who violate an obscure law relating to bank...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 4:46 PM
The presidential campaign, hitherto a plod through a torrent of words tedious beyond words, began to dance in Denver. There a masterfully prepared Mitt Romney completed a trifecta of tasks and unveiled an issue that, because it illustrates contemporary...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 9:49 AM
Marylanders have an important decision to make this Election Day: whether or not to affirm their belief in the traditional American principle of equal rights for all, or instead to continue a system of special rights for some. A "yes" vote on Question 6...
| Jun 3, 2012
| 2:00 PM
Walter Olson of Washington's militant Cato Institute is correct in implying laws should never be designed to injure innocent people ("A small business trap," May 30). Yet, the absolving of anyone responsible for ignoring, regularly at least, a federal tax...
| Jun 10, 2012
| 7:37 PM
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Jamie Dimon will be playing a new role in Washington this Wednesday, called to explain JPMorgan's recent trading debacle after years of being known as the Wall Street banker who got it right during the financial crisis....