| Dec 8, 2014
| 5:51 PM
EASTON — Republican Larry Hogan and Democrat Peter Franchot met up Monday in this historic Eastern Shore town for a tour of downtown businesses and a public show of bipartisan holiday spirit.
The governor-elect and the state comptroller — who...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 5:20 AM
ST. CLOUD, Minn. Sen. Amy Klobuchar traveled to a veterans' dental clinic here recently for a ribbon-cutting, then sped west to give a speech at a dairy and creamery an hour away. Between events, she was dialing up members of the Canadian Parliament...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 1:52 PM
Alvin H. Schupp, who rose from a job as a runner in his teens to manager of collections and operations officer at Mercantile-Safe Deposit and Trust Co. during a career spanning four decades, died of Parkinson's disease Tuesday at Oak Crest Village. He was...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 12:02 PM
Marian E. Spencer, a retired educator who had worked as a policewoman and truant officer, died of multiple myeloma Nov. 27 at FutureCare Old Court. The longtime Randallstown resident was 82.
The daughter of Rufus Thompson, a landlord, property manager...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 5:00 AM
I read with a sense of chagrin and exasperation reporter Ian Duncan's article on Maryland resident Alan Gross who is incarcerated in Cuba ("Wife of jailed contractor and White House plea for his release," Dec. 3).
The spokesman for the State...
| Dec 7, 2014
RICHMOND — The highest-ranked team ever to grace the Siegel Center played like it Saturday afternoon. Fierce on defense, fearless on offense, poised at every turn.
OK, so Virginia matched its season-high with 16 turnovers and defended poorly on...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 6:05 PM
RICHMOND – By Justin Anderson’s standards, returning to the Siegel Center on Saturday was like stepping onto hallowed ground. If he could get his aching left ankle to hold up, he knew he’d feel comfortable in Virginia Commonwealth’...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 3:01 PM
Dr. Donald C. Chambers, a retired obstetrician-gynecologist who delivered thousands of babies and was a national educational examiner in his field, died of complications from Alzheimer's disease Nov. 26 at the Broadmead retirement community. He was 78 and...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 2:33 PM
Retired Baltimore Circuit Judge Edgar P. Silver, whose career spanned both the law and politics, died Tuesday at Sinai Hospital after a brief illness, family members said. He was 91.
"He was singularly the most extraordinary man I've ever met. He was...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 5:09 AM
Indya Dodson is living a life far different from what she imagined.
Growing up, Dodson had designs to become an actress. But now the 18-year-old sophomore at Capitol Technology University in Laurel is studying software engineering and Web development....
| Nov 21, 2014
| 7:45 AM
In 1999, I accompanied the Baltimore Orioles on their historic trip to Havana, Cuba. This marked the first time since 1959 that a Major League Baseball team played in Cuba. Many of us hoped that a baseball game involving teams from the United States and...