| Sep 30, 2014
| 4:40 PM
Peter John Vogelberger Jr., a retired nuclear engineer and past president of Teledyne Energy Systems who headed the development of devices used in 1970s space exploration, died of undetermined causes Sept. 7 at his Lutherville home. He was 82.
| Sep 29, 2014
| 3:13 AM
The world is a dangerous place. The Iraqi, Afghanistan and Syrian civil wars, the Israeli-Hamas conflict, the Ukraine crisis and the ISIS terror threats top the list, with Boko Haram, al-Qaida and the Taliban still jockeying for position to further strike...
| Sep 23, 2014
Brian K. "Kim" Webb, a semi-retired insurance executive who was a lifelong supporter of McDonogh School, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital in Goldsboro, N.C., of cancer. He was 77.
The son of Charles Edward Webb, a Revere Copper & Brass Co....
| Sep 24, 2014
| 7:53 AM
We experienced the usual technical problems in gathering your answers to last week's "What Is It?" item, but I can tell you that even the emails and Facebook responses I received failed to correctly identify it.
In his book "Ingenious Gadgets,"...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 6:51 PM
Suncoast High School sophomore Kelley Green called the two matches between golfing siblings a win-win.
"We both won," said Kelley, whose sisters Glynis (Suncoast freshman) and Bridget (Wellington High senior) have met twice on the links in this young...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 6:33 PM
As school assemblies go, this one was a winner.
Austin Machin listened to a Blue Angels pilot speak for an hour at the Dundalk and Sollers Point high schools Friday, walked out and said, "I am at a loss for words about how awesome that was."
| Sep 13, 2014
The photos of author Robert Timberg in recent years aren't as horrifying as his memoir leads readers to expect.
His eyes are direct and unflinching, and his mouth expresses wry amusement. He has the kind of wrinkles normally found on a 74-year-old man...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 3:43 PM
STORRS — This time of year, Geno Auriemma's bags are always packed. It's recruiting season, when college basketball coaches hit the road to gauge the nation's gifted youth.
The only difference this autumn is where UConn's coach will be heading ...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 6:19 PM
WALLOPS ISLAND. Va. — Missions flown from the NASA base here have documented some of the most dramatic evidence of a warming planet over the past 20 years: the melting of polar ice, a force contributing to a global rise in ocean levels.
| Sep 9, 2014
There were few surprises for local colleges and universities in the oft-quoted U.S. News and World Report annual rankings released Tuesday.
The Johns Hopkins University maintained its 12th-place position for national universities, falling between...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 8:52 AM
Under Armour will continue to supply uniforms to the University of Maryland's varsity teams under a 10-year extension deal announced Tuesday.
The Baltimore-based sports brand will continue to design and supply game-day uniforms as well as footwear,...