| Oct 26, 2014
| 7:52 PM
A defamation suit that former USC assistant football coach Todd McNair filed against the NCAA more than three years ago could provide a window into the way the organization's enforcement staff and infractions committee conduct business.
The NCAA would...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 2:23 PM
No settlement was reached recently in a $25 million wrongful conviction lawsuit filed against the City of Newport News and several past police officers by a man who spent 23 years behind bars before being released from prison last year.
| Oct 12, 2014
| 8:30 PM
As Gov. Martin O'Malley seeks to build support for a potential presidential campaign, a new poll conducted for The Baltimore Sun shows enthusiasm among voters in his home state is conspicuously low — and might be slipping.
| Oct 11, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Tom Steyer wants to save the planet, but first he wants to know about the U.S. Senate race in Iowa.
Seated in a hotel coffee shop, with a packet of data in his lap, he bursts with questions for the political strategists arrayed around the table: How...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 3:04 PM
The stall nearest the door in the Blackhawks' dressing room at their practice facility belonged to Nick Leddy the last couple of years.
On Sunday, Leddy's nameplate had been replaced by rookie Trevor van Riemsdyk's as the team moved on without a key...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 2:59 PM
With a 4 p.m. NHL roster deadline looming Tuesday, the Blackhawks pared down to a 23-man lineup compliant with the salary cap. The team will enter the regular season, which starts Thursday, with 13 forwards, eight defensemen and two goalies.
| Oct 4, 2014
| 5:12 PM
As the USA Women's Sled Hockey spent time training in Connecticut this weekend, the focus was somewhat divided.
The team is preparing for the first IPC Ice Sledge Hockey Women's International Championship Nov. 7-9 in Ontario. It's a marquee tournament...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 12:34 PM
Her mother comes to her on good days and bad.
The dragonflies that flit above the marshlands.
The out-of-place, red heart shape outlined in the dark green leaf she found at the zoo.
They're all signs from your mother, her Aunt Nancy has told her...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 3:14 PM
You think Marine Corps boot camp is tough? In the old days it was much tougher. Drill instructors often corrected recruits by kicking them, punching them or hitting them with sticks. Broken jaws and bloody noses were not unusual.
But in 1957, the...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 8:39 AM
If current trends continue, Marylanders may not have to go "down-y oshun" in future to dip their toes in salt water. Thanks to liberal de-icing of our roads in winter and chronic sewage leaks, salinity levels are rising in Baltimore area streams - with...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 7:28 PM
Rock Cats Win 12-0
The New Britain Rock Cats exploded for 14 hits in a 12-0 win over the Altoona Curve in Altoona, Pa., on Sunday.
A first-half goal from Rachel Hill and a late winner from Samantha McGuire helped the UConn women's soccer...