| Mar 15, 2014
| 2:22 PM
In the two weeks between recent revelations that hackers stole data on students, alumni and faculty from the University of Maryland, College Park and the Johns Hopkins University, nearly 360,000 records were swiped in similar attacks at schools in...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Sigma Alpha Epsilon, the college fraternity with a prized pipeline to the halls of power, has banned the initiation of new members after at least 10 deaths since 2006 were linked to hazing, alcohol or drugs at fraternity events.
"As an organization,...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 6:07 PM
Names and Social Security numbers of about 9,700 Marylanders with disabilities were exposed when a hacker breached a state contractor's computer systems in October, state health officials said Monday.
The breach of Service Coordination Inc. involved a...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 9:29 AM
In Annapolis, where there is no city manager or assistant city manager, the recreation and parks director will fill in as city manager.
Mayor Mike Pantelides announced Friday that parks director Brian Woodward will be acting city manager while the...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 4:50 PM
It's an Olympics of sorts for financial analysts in training, and five business students from the University of Baltimore will compete.
They are traveling to Denver for the regional round of a global challenge to create the best equity research report...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Police seized a loaded handgun, a bag of ammunition and drug paraphernalia, including packaging material and a scale, during a search of University of Maryland football player Wes Brown's campus apartment last summer, newly released documents show....
| Feb 28, 2014
| 8:42 PM
Senior forward Connor McIntyre hit the game-winning layup with 1:37 remaining and added a free throw with one second left to seal Johns Hopkins' 50-48 Centennial Conference semifinal victory over Franklin & Marshall (17-9) at Dickinson. McIntyre led the...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 12:34 PM
Dr. Anatol H. "Harry" Oleynick, a retired neurologist who taught for half a century at the University of Maryland Medical School, died Feb. 19 of cancer at the Veterans Administration Hospital on Loch Raven Boulevard in Northeast Baltimore. The former...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 11:55 AM
Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith spent several hours today at Dickey Hill Elementary/Middle School where he dedicated a literary oasis for its students.
Smith, whose foundation created the room in partnership with Scholastic Book Fairs, spoke about the...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 3:48 PM
A week after the University of Maryland learned it was the target of a sophisticated data breach, President Wallace D. Loh said Tuesday that the university would extend free credit protection services to the 309,000 students, alumni and employees affected...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Hackers who stole confidential information on more than 309,000 current and former students and faculty from computers at the University of Maryland College Park last week had to penetrate multiple layers of security to get at the data, and school...