| Mar 29, 2014
| 4:08 PM
A U.S. Naval Academy midshipman died Saturday after slipping into a coma following a skateboarding injury, the third midshipman to expire due to injury in two months.
Hans Loewen, 20, of Hampstead, N.C., was camping at Assateague State Park with other...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 10:04 AM
Two high profile military sexual assault cases ended with big losses for the prosecution last month. At Fort Bragg in North Carolina, Army Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair pleaded guilty to reduced charges and received a light sentence of a written reprimand...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 6:37 PM
With heavy hearts and a new slogan to help remember their fallen teammate, the Navy football team returned to practice Tuesday in Annapolis.
It came 10 days after freshman slotback Will McKamey collapsed from a brain injury on a nearby field and was...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 8:43 PM
The Worcester County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday that alcohol was a factor in a recent skateboarding accident that resulted in the death of a 20-year-old Naval Academy midshipman, but officials said they did not know if the victim himself had been...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Most of the sailors in the Union’s powerful North Atlantic Blockading Squadron were sound asleep when a small, nearly silent craft slipped through the early morning darkness of April 9, 1864 toward the flagship USS Minnesota off Newport News Point....
| Apr 8, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Former President Bill Clinton told Naval Academy midshipmen Tuesday that National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden was an "imperfect messenger," but posed important questions about security, technology and freedom in America.
Clinton said Snowden'...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 11:15 PM
GIRLS’ TRACK AND FIELD
Crescenta Valley in Pacific League tri-meet: The Falcons picked up a pair of victories on Wednesday afternoon at Burroughs High as they defeated Burroughs, 93-43, and Muir, 126-9.
Crescenta Valley (5-1 in league) won 12 of...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 6:02 PM
More than 1,000 mourners gathered Wednesday at the U.S. Naval Academy chapel to say goodbye to Midshipman Hans P. Loewen, remembered as an adventurous, vibrant, funny man whose company mates summed him up in a phrase: "Live like a warrior."
| Feb 9, 2014
| 2:26 PM
The sprawling farm along Annapolis Road in Gambrills stands as an oasis of rural life in the midst of suburbia. Cows graze beyond the white fence as commuters pass by; farm trucks carry organic produce to local farmers markets.
Maryland Sunrise Farm...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 2:34 PM
Howard Homer Walters, a retired civil engineer and former president of Bell Atlantic Properties, died of kidney failure April 1 at the BayWoods of Annapolis. The longtime Cape St. Claire resident was 83.
Born in Baltimore and raised in West Baltimore on...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 2:21 PM
Jamir Tillman learned early on not to overlook life after football.
Tillman, a sophomore wide receiver at Navy, heard how his father Cedric began working as an accountant in Las Vegas during a six-year career in the National Football League that ended...