| 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...
| 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 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 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...
| 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 29, 2014
| 5:35 PM
— Marylander Thomas E. Perez, who has served as secretary of the U.S. Department of Labor for a little more than a year, is now being eyed for an even more prominent position in President Barack Obama's second-term Cabinet: successor to Attorney...
| 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 24, 2014
| 8:16 AM
The most interesting question about President Barack Obama's action on immigration is not its legality. Presidents from Eisenhower forward, Republicans and Democrats alike, have used their executive authority to legalize immigrants in large and small...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 7:57 AM
As angry crowds took to the streets in Ferguson, Mo., and around the country Monday night to protest the grand jury decision not to indict a white police officer who killed an unarmed black teenager, Baltimore was quiet — though several rallies were...