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  • San Francisco cheers Batkid as he lives out superhero dream

    All eyes were on “Gotham” Friday as San Francisco’s Batkid -- a 5-year-old boy battling leukemia -- lived out his dream of being a superhero, taking to the streets to save the city from the likes of the Riddler and the Penguin....
  • San Francisco Becomes Gotham City for 5 Year-Old 'Batkid' Fighting Cancer

    SAN FRANCISCO--Batkid is fighting crime on the mean streets of San Francisco. Television news footage showed 5-year-old Miles Scott, aka Batkid, leaving the city's Union Square in one of two Batmobiles on Friday morning. The vehicles--two black...
  • Batkid completes San Francisco mission; hero's welcome planned

    Batkid successfully rescued the San Francisco Giants' mascot, Lou Seal, on Friday, the 5-year-old boy's final act of bravery before heading to City Hall to a throng of adoring fans. Everywhere Miles went, crowds of city-dwellers amassed to watch as he...
  • President Obama joins San Francisco's Batkid craze

    The odyssey of 5-year-old Miles, known across the Internet as the SF Batkid today, just took an even more surreal turn when President Barack Obama got in on the action Friday. The president sent the kid a congratulatory message via Vine. "Way to go,...
  • Ben Affleck, Christian Bale Give Two Thumbs Up to Batkid: 'Best Batman Ever'

    Batkid, the 5 year-old cancer patient who has captured the nation's heart, was cheered on by thousands of San Francisco supporters yesterday but on Saturday the pint-sized superhero received his highest compliments yet from none other than the real...
  • As the president shifts topics, the GOP is still focused on Obamacare

    WASHINGTON — In his State of the Union address, President Obama will touch on his healthcare law but keep the focus instead on his agenda to tackle income inequality: a push to increase the minimum wage, extend unemployment benefits and boost access...
  • Batkid's proud mom: Miles is a superhero

    San Francisco was getting back to normal a day after Batkid took the city by storm. Miles Scott, 5, vanquished enemies in a San Francisco transformed into Batman’s Gotham City. Nearly 12,000 volunteers and adoring fans holding signs lined the...
  • Starboard Society steers course to help others [Towson]

    Residents in Towson, Loch Raven, and surrounding areas have been working together since 2011 to help neighbors who have experienced unexpected hardships. Now, after running two successful holiday campaigns, the group has formed a nonprofit organization,...
  • Ellen I. Rhudy, writer and actress

    Ellen I. Rhudy, writer and actress
    Ellen Irene Rhudy, a writer and activist for Patapsco Valley environmental causes who also performed in community theater productions, died of complications from leukemia Nov. 24 at Howard County General Hospital. The Marriottsville resident was 69. Born...
  • Batkid in New York: 'It's been amazing,' cancer survivor's dad says

    Batkid in New York: 'It's been amazing,' cancer survivor's dad says
    Batkid -- the pint-sized cancer survivor who captured the nation’s heart this month while “saving” San Francisco -- was called upon again Monday, this time to battle the Joker in New York City. On Nov. 15, 5-year-old Miles Scott...
  • 'The Broken Circle Breakdown' Wins The European Parliament's Lux Award

    PARIS- Felix van Groeningen's romance drama "The Broken Circle Breakdown" ("Alabama Monroe"), which reps Belgium in the Oscar's foreign-language race, has snatched up the Lux Award, a nod handed out by the European Parliament. The Lux award, voted on...