| Aug 5, 2013
| 8:47 AM
Maryland's 32 birthing hospitals have all agreed to adopt new state breast-feeding policies and become certified as "baby-friendly."
The state Department of Health and Mental Hygiene embarked on a campaign nine months ago to get hospitals more...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 6:35 AM
After months of watching the uprising in Syria, spreading support through social media and raising money to offset the suffering, Dr. Hassan Masri thought he understood the devastation that that revolution has brought to his parents' homeland.
| Jun 28, 2013
| 7:08 PM
A 41-year-old Fort Washington woman was killed and her two children injured after her vehicle crossed the median into oncoming traffic Friday afternoon on Route 295 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland State Police said.
The driver, identified as...
| May 29, 2013
| 2:26 PM
MedStar Harbor Hospital is the new home to a family of Mallards.
Ten baby mallards hatched from eggs today in the courtyard of the South Baltimore hospital where their mom sought refuge a couple of weeks ago.
The mother had been very protective of...
| May 17, 2013
| 8:10 AM
Police are investigating an overnight shooting that left one man wounded, while detectives continue to search for suspects in the separate beating of a man Thursday evening that left him in critical condition.
Police responded to Harbor Hospital at 12:...
| May 22, 2013
| 3:26 PM
Seven people were shot — at least one fatally — in Baltimore between Tuesday afternoon and early Wednesday morning, with the violence stretching from Brooklyn in the south to Gwynn Oak in the northwest and Darley Park in the east.
A man was...
| May 18, 2013
| 12:18 PM
Robert Keller, The Evening Sun's first metropolitan editor and later executive director of the Greater Baltimore Committee, died May 12 of complications from Crohn's disease at Harbor Hospital. He was 71.
The son of a banker and a bookkeeper, Robert...
| May 16, 2013
| 2:30 PM
A 28-year-old man who police were initially told died after being hit over the head with a beer bottle by a stranger in Curtis Bay was killed by a family member who punched him during a brawl, police say.
Bobby Mack Jr., a cousin of victim Cyril Montel...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 4:34 PM
A man was stabbed inside MedStar Harbor Hospital in Baltimore on Tuesday afternoon amid a dispute with another man, police said.
Baltimore police said the stabbing victim's wounds were superficial, that his injuries were being treated and that police had...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 1:04 PM
Maryland's medical community is concerned about the potential fallout from two multimillion-dollar malpractice judgments awarded by Baltimore juries to families who blamed local hospitals where their babies were delivered for their children's...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 5:59 PM
Komen Maryland counts on Race for the Cure to pay for programs and support services related to breast cancer, but as the date for the 20th annual event approaches the group is facing steep declines in the number of people signed up and the amount of money...