| Dec 23, 2011
| 6:10 PM
The death of a 79-year-old woman whose daughter is charged with beating her following a car crash in September was ruled a homicide today.
Thelma Watkins-Cato of the 10500 block of South King Drive was pronounced dead Thursday, according to a spokesman...
| Jul 10, 2012
By tradition, the player selected last in the National Football League's annual draft is designated "Mr. Irrelevant" because he is so unlikely to play a significant role in the game. But in Washington, there can be more than one Mr. (or Ms.) Irrelevant....
| Jul 9, 2012
| 9:45 PM
Police are monitoring Americans’ cellphone use at a staggering rate, according to new information released in a congressional inquiry.
In letters released by Rep.Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.), cellphone companies described seeing a huge uptick in...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 6:21 AM
When laboring over the compilation of the Sentinel's 2013 Florida Top 100 prospects last week, one thing jumped out rather glaringly for the second straight year.
Where are all the quarterbacks?
In the Class of 2011, which might be the year of the...
| Sep 24, 2011
| 6:12 PM
HUNTINGTON, W.VA. — When a coach has been around long enough to have seen his program turn early success against non-conference opponents into unforgettable season-long runs, as well as demoralizing collapses, he learns to temper the highs and...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 3:15 PM
The persistence of poverty in Baltimore is disturbing. It is even more so when one looks deeper into the official data.
The 2010 American Community Survey (ACS) estimates that 25.6 percent of Baltimore's population "for whom poverty status is determined"...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 5:00 PM
With four days of practice left before Virginia hosts Idaho, Cavaliers coach Mike London was in no rush Monday to address what he plans to do at the quarterback position if Michael Rocco isn't healthy enough to play.
Getting the quarterback squared...
| 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...
| May 19, 2011
| 6:12 AM
Trade judges on Wednesday partially overturned a ruling that had accused EU states of giving Airbus illegal subsidies, but said the aircraft maker did receive billions of dollars of unfair aid that harmed Boeing.
Upholding a European appeal, World...
| Mar 2, 2012
I knew Ed Crane just slightly in 1977, when he helped found the Cato Institute. I had only modest expectations. A serious, influential libertarian think tank was a doubtful idea back then. But Crane and those around him have made it a reality. And while...