| Nov 22, 2014
| 4:27 PM
With the next General Assembly starting in January, more than 100 community members demanded Saturday that state lawmakers toughen laws holding police officers more accountable for misconduct.
During a public hearing on Saturday at the University of...
| Nov 8, 2014
When attorney Michelle Barnes was faced with empty nest syndrome, she opened a store.
Barnes, who heads the environmental crimes division in the Maryland Attorney General's office, travels the state on cases by day, but returns to Baltimore to run a...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Baltimore police have cleared an officer who leaned out of his patrol car in a populated neighborhood and fired multiple shots at a steer that had been running amok after escaping a slaughterhouse.
The internal investigation into the June 13 shooting...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 9:30 AM
Here's a course to please the students who hid comic books in their textbooks.
University of Baltimore will offer a spring course on the world of Marvel super heroes.
The course will examine how the comics, films and TV shows "offer important insights...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 5:07 PM
Democrat Anthony G. Brown and Republican Larry Hogan have agreed to a third televised debate in the race for governor, WBAL-TV in Baltimore confirmed Tuesday.
WBAL news director Michelle Butt said both campaigns have accepted an invitation to meet Oct....
| Sep 20, 2014
| 7:12 AM
Andrew Balio is best known around here for the gleaming sound and refined musicality he regularly provides as the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra's principal trumpet, a post he has held since 2001. Offstage, Balio devotes a great deal of his energies to...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 3:19 PM
It's difficult for longtime Baltimoreans to say when exactly the young college graduates started moving into the neighborhoods clustered around downtown. But at some point they were everywhere, some 25,000 of them, toasting at bars, forming kickball...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 11:33 AM
Gary D. Schenker, an attorney who formerly worked in the Baltimore City state's attorney's office and for the past 11 years had been in the office of the Baltimore County Public Defender, died Oct. 15 at the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 11:23 AM
Robert Warren Mockard Sr., a retired president and owner of a local moving firm, died of lung cancer Monday at Stella Maris Hospice. The Sparks resident was 85.
Born in Parkville, he was the son of Ellsworth Elmer Mockard Jr. and Anna Hofmann Mockard....
| Nov 2, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Your recent article "Making video games in Baltimore with Sid Meier" (Oct. 23) shows how far we've come in understanding gaming technology and the people behind game development.
At the University of Baltimore, students in the Simulation and Digital...
| Nov 2, 2014
A constitutional challenge to the president's long-standing claim of exclusive power over foreign affairs comes before the Supreme Court this week wrapped in an 11-year-old dispute over a single word in the passport of an American boy born in Jerusalem....