| Feb 10, 2012
| 3:37 PM
President Barack Obama announced a compromise Friday in the dispute over whether to require full contraception insurance coverage for female employees at religiously affiliated institutions.
Under the new plan, religiously affiliated universities and...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 2:43 PM
Aspirins and short skirts and contraception, oh my! The last few weeks have seen a slew of Republican gaffes concerning women's sexuality. From Rick Santorum's billionaire supporter Foster Friess' waxing nostalgic about the good old days when women put...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 5:22 AM
With the newest addition to Open Baltimore, the city's online information portal, residents will finally be able to easily find out how much the Baltimore Fire Department spent on Gatorade in fiscal 2011.
Answer: More than $2,000 was paid to Vend...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 9:39 AM
found at: Hanifin's Irish Pub (Glastonbury)
What's a good Irish cocktail that you make?
I invented a shot called an Irish flag. It's a three-layer shot with the bottom being creme de menthe, green in color, followed by Bailey's Irish...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 8:46 AM
One of Baltimore's most famous drinking establishments sat in a shimmering pool Monday afternoon, a red condemnation sign propped on the front window above a smiling jack-o-lantern.
Across the street the owners and staff of Mount Washington Tavern...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 11:10 AM
Brian Gaia committed to play football at Penn State in the spring, but this week that’s not something the Gilman lineman wants to talk about.
Gaia is set to play defensive tackle at Penn State next fall, but in light of the sex abuse scandal that...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 11:45 AM
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Members of the anti-abortion "personhood" movement, dealt a sound defeat by voters in conservative Mississippi last week, are vowing to push on with their state-by-state campaign to have life declared as beginning at conception....
| Nov 21, 2011
| 9:33 AM
POINT LOMA, Calif. -- A dead 50-foot fin whale washed ashore an isolated Point Loma beach over the weekend was apparently pregnant, officials said.
The whale washed up near the Point Loma Waste Treatment Plant on Gatchell Road sometime before 2 p.m....
| Nov 27, 2011
Here's an assessment from the Republican co-chairman of Congress' unfortunate "super committee" of why the bipartisan panel failed to produce a deficit reduction plan last week:
"We could not bridge the gap between two dramatically competing visions of...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 4:40 PM
Bryant McKinnie’s continued absence due to personal reasons may have forced the Ravens offense to shift Michael Oher from right to left tackle and rotate rookies Kelechi Osemele and Jack Cornell and Cord Howard at right tackle, but offensive...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 5:09 PM
There are wounds that mark the body and wounds that mark the psyche. Often, but not always, they do both.
In her first two books—the Edgar-nominated "Sharp Objects" and New York Times best-selling "Dark Places"—Chicago novelist Gillian...