| Jul 24, 2012
| 5:01 PM
Baltimore County Police have charged a 20-year-old Baltimore man with first-degree murder in the stabbing death of a city funeral home director.
Mark Brown Jr., of the 200 block of North Washington Street, in a neighborhood near Johns Hopkins Hospital...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 2:50 PM
Harry Judd Rose, a retired bus driver with the Maryland Transit Administration and a World War II veteran, died Sunday at Gilchrist Hospice Care from complications of a fall.
He was 94, and died four days after his daughter, Diane Beverly Rose, 62, who...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 1:20 PM
Rosa C. James, a retired mortician who enjoyed world travel, died of cancer March 5 at her Northwest Baltimore home. She was 80 but told friends she was "always 37."
Born Rosa Mae Cade in Lumberton, N.C., she came to Baltimore as a child. She was a...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 7:27 AM
A Gaithersburg priest who was put on administrative leave from his parish after a controversial funeral Mass at which he denied Communion to a lesbian said in a statement Wednesday that he "did the only thing a faithful Catholic priest could do" and...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 8:57 PM
The Trayvon Martin case has generated thousands of news stories and scores of speeches and public proclamations. Sometimes the facts get confused. Here are a few examples:
The Volusia County Medical Examiner refused to release Trayvon's body to his...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 9:19 AM
Bacon lovers, are you sitting down?
Better yet -- are you dead?
If so, your dream product is here.
Today they guys who brought the world Bacon Salt, Baconnaise and most recently, Bacon Lube, unveiled their latest creation: the bacon coffin.
| Jan 3, 2013
| 11:21 AM
Sr. Mary Shearer died on December 28, 2012 at St. Joseph Residence, Seattle, WA, at 94 years of age, after 69 years as a Sister of Providence. Vigil Service: January 6, 2013. Funeral Mass: January 7, 2013. Bonney-Watson Funeral Home, Seattle, WA, is in...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 11:41 AM
Sr. Patricia Vartanian died on December 26, 2012 in Seattle, WA, at 69 years of age, after 51 years as a Sister of Providence. Vigil Service: January 3, 2013, St. Joseph Residence. Funeral Mass: January 4, 2013. Bonney-Watson Funeral Home, Seattle, WA...
| Dec 16, 2012
| 1:30 PM
Adam Lanza's mother was shot multiple times in the head, the state's medical examiner confirmed Sunday.
Authorities say Lanza then went on a rampage at Sandy Hook Elementary School Friday, killing 20 children and six adults. Lanza, 20, shot himself once...
| Jan 19, 2013
James A. Hood, one of two black students whose effort to enroll at the University of Alabama in June 1963 led to Gov. George Wallace's segregationist "stand in the schoolhouse door" and who later forged an unlikely friendship with the former governor, has...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 3:58 PM
The death of a 24-year-old Romeoville man whose body was found in his dorm room at a central Illinois college last weekend remains a mystery, as officials await the results of toxicology tests they hope will reveal his cause of death.
Dorm staff at...