| Nov 26, 2012
| 12:30 PM
Five Maryland football players were honored today by the Atlantic Coast Conference.
Fifth-year senior defensive tackle Joe Vellano was named a first-team All-ACC selection, while senior linebacker Demetrius Hartsfield earned second-team honors....
| Nov 12, 2012
| 12:24 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — One war is done, another is winding down and the calls to cut the deficit are deafening. The military, a beneficiary of robust budgets for more than a decade, is coming to grips with a new reality — fewer dollars.
| Nov 23, 2012
| 1:59 PM
GRAND ISLE, La. -- A second Filipino oil worker has died following last week's Gulf of Mexico oil platform blast, the Philippine government said Friday.
Avelino L. Tajonera died early Friday from injuries sustained in the November 16 explosion and fire...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 4:48 PM
WEST LAFAYETTE - Purdue finished the non-conference season with a 3-1 record after beating Marshall 51-41 at Ross Ade Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
The Boilermakers gained 443 yards on offense and were aided by two interception returns for touchdowns in...
| 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 6, 2012
| 8:14 AM
UCF scored a 40-20 win over East Carolina (3-3, 2-1 C-USA) Thursday, giving the Knights (3-2, 1-0 C-USA) another college football Saturday off.
Here are two games to watch while waiting for the Knights take the field again Oct. 13:
Boise State at...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 9:19 PM
WASHINGTON — 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...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 4:29 AM
Barnard W. Cato III fled the scene of an accident after his car crashed into another vehicle and newspaper boxes at about 7:15 a.m. on Tuesday, reports The Gainesville Sun.
The 29-year-old Gainesville man ran towards a nearby Walmart where he was found...
| May 2, 2012
| 3:57 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Mitt Romney’s boast that he closed a $3 billion budget gap as Massachusetts governor without raising taxes is a cornerstone of his White House campaign, a way to highlight his pitch for lower taxes and leaner government in...
| 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...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 12:26 PM
As I drove by the old Playhouse cinema on 25th Street in Baltimore the other day, I thought of the hapless fellow I encountered on the screen there in the 1970s — Nino, the lead character in "Bread and Chocolate," a comedy about a poor Italian...