| May 10, 2012
| 7:23 AM
While the U.S. Congress argues over how to pay for lower interest rates on future student loans, more than half of recent college graduates struggle to find jobs to help pay back their debt.
About 1.5 million, or 53.6 percent, of students graduating...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 2:04 PM
New Miami Dolphins head coach Joe Philbin's success will rise and fall with the quality of his assistants.
So, like most coaches, Philbin has reached into his past and surrounded himself with coaches he knows and trust, such as Mike Sherman, who hired...
| Nov 4, 2011
Not everyone loves hitting the links. And, as relaxing as surf sounds can be, even they become commonplace after awhile.
Active retirees and seniors, many blessed with longer life expectancies than their parents, want a combination of recreation,...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 3:25 PM
Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot, considered one of the leading prospective Democratic candidates for governor in 2014, said Tuesday that he will instead seek a third term in his current post.
In an interview, Franchot, 65, said he made his decision...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 4:15 PM
Some staff and students are calling on the University of Maryland to boot Chick-fil-A off the College Park campus, making it the newest front in the war between gay-rights activists and the fast-food chain.
An online petition calls Chick-fil-A a "bigoted...
| Sep 9, 2012
When Alli Kramer of Amity Regional High School in "PLGEO100100205270000">Woodbridge and Shavance Stephens of the magnet school Regional Center for the Arts in Trumbull won top acting honors at the fourth annual Connecticut High School Musical Theater...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 6:09 PM
Peter Marvit, a 51-year-old scientist who sang with the Baltimore Choral Arts Society and sought to widen music education opportunities for city students, died at Johns Hopkins Hospital after he was shot near his Northeast Baltimore home last Monday...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 2:48 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Moving to a more prosperous neighborhood may help some girls from poor areas feel less distressed, but could harm some boys, a new study suggests.
Researchers found boys from homes where someone was disabled or a child had...
| Nov 1, 2012
Clarksville student Janie Tankard received a bachelor's degree from Harvard College during the school's 361st commencement.
Samuel Lee, of Ellicott City, earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Berklee College of Music,...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 6:55 AM
Amber Barner has had a summer job through the city's YouthWorks program seven times, every year since she was 14. But this time is different. This time her job will outlast the summer.
That twist comes courtesy of Baltimore's fledgling effort to...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 3:43 PM
The last of the winners of the 2012 National Merit Scholarship competition have been named.
From Corona del Mar High School, Nicholas Charles Roy won the college-sponsored scholarship for Northwestern University and states his likely career field as...