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  • No way bikes are safe on Md. roads

    No way bikes are safe on Md. roads
    When it comes to biking on roadways, I agree with Johns Hopkins University Professor Felipe Pereda: "What I've realized is that (biking is) just impossible to do safely" ("Biking advocates bemoan slow pace of promised safety improvements," Jan. 3)....
  • Robert J. Massa: Pell Grants not only gauge of college support for low-income students

    Robert J. Massa: Pell Grants not only gauge of college support for low-income students
    The Obama administration recently released a draft framework to help students assess the affordability of colleges and their accessibility to low-income students based, in part, by the number of Pell Grant recipients the institution enrolls. This comes...
  • Hopkins to spend $15 million on safety improvements along scenic campus road

    Hopkins to spend $15 million on safety improvements along scenic campus road
    The Johns Hopkins University will spend $15 million in the next year to improve safety for bicyclists, joggers and other pedestrians along one of the most scenic roadways on its Homewood campus in North Baltimore, the school announced Wednesday. The...
  • Hopkins president Daniels urges investment in 'next generation of science'

    Hopkins president Daniels urges investment in 'next generation of science'
    The "next generation of science" is at risk unless major changes are made to increase opportunities for young researchers, Johns Hopkins University President Ronald Daniels wrote in a scientific journal article published Tuesday. Only 1 percent of...
  • Let's talk about sex

    Let's talk about sex
    I took my seat as Andy, the group leader, began the week's session by addressing anonymous questions from the previous week: How can you get AIDS? Can a condom burst? Should I wear two condoms? Andy answered without hesitation: HIV is...
  • Study: Pop music helps ease post-surgery pain for children

    To help children recover from surgery, a dose of "Diamonds" or "Shake It Off" could do the trick, according to a recent study. Research from Northwestern University and Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago asserts that listening to music and...
  • Think differently to avoid choking under pressure

    Think differently to avoid choking under pressure
    With less than a minute left on the clock and his team down by two points, the Baltimore Ravens' Matt Stover jogged onto the field and kicked a 52-yard field goal, icing the game against the Cleveland Browns and securing first place for his team. It was...
  • Marylanders' data exposed in scores of hacks

    Marylanders' data exposed in scores of hacks
    It was a typical winter morning on the Twitter feed of Eastern Shore television station WBOC: a stream of messages about snowfall and a reminder to download the station's weather app for the latest updates. Then the Cyber Caliphate arrived. Just after...
  • Hogan plan would cut budgets for years to come

    Hogan plan would cut budgets for years to come
    Beyond spending cuts for next year, Gov. Larry Hogan is asking the General Assembly for an array of permanent, long-term budget reductions — for public schools, private colleges, libraries and economic development aid for farmers. The sweeping...
  • Thousands celebrate Hogan inauguration at gala

    Thousands celebrate Hogan inauguration at gala
    Thousands streamed into the Baltimore Convention Center on Wednesday evening for a gala celebrating the inauguration of Gov. Larry Hogan. They shrugged off heavy fur coats, stamped road salt off high heels and straightened bow ties emblazoned with the...
  • Poverty, race drive asthma rates more than city living

    Poverty, race drive asthma rates more than city living
    It was the day after Mother's Day in 2012 when Faith Walker ran into her East Baltimore house unable to breathe. Her mother, Tyishia Walker, who suffers from asthma and has an older daughter with the disease, knew exactly what was wrong: Faith also...