| Mar 1, 2013
| 4:41 PM
An Essex man, who faces criminal charges relating to a May homicide where the body was left inside a burning truck, was shot in the back of the head early Friday morning, according to Baltimore County police.
Joseph Thorpe, 27, was found shortly after...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Johns Hopkins will use a $2 million federal grant to look for new ways to prevent premature births.
The Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics at the Johns Hopkins University School was among 27 hospitals nationwide awarded a grant by the U.S....
| Mar 3, 2013
| 1:05 PM
A woman was found injured in a Middle River home that caught fire on Sunday shortly after noon, Baltimore County fire officials said.
Firefighters who arrived at the home, in the 600 block of Kingston Road, found fire showing on the second floor and...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 11:32 AM
The gas tax plan unveiled this week by Gov. Martin O'Malley and the General Assembly's top leaders is a complicated proposal that wouldn't represent our first choice in how best to pay for Maryland's transportation needs. But, on balance, it's a better-...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 4:18 PM
The Federal Transit Administration has given its blessing to the environmental impact assessment for Baltimore's proposed Red Line, clearing the way for final design but adding new urgency to finding the means to pay for the $2.5 billion light rail...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 11:40 AM
Three firefighters were injured in a fire at a row house in West Baltimore on Wednesday morning, according to the Baltimore Fire Department.
The firefighters were each burned in the one-alarm blaze in the 2100 block of W. North Avenue, said Chief Kevin...
| Mar 10, 2013
| 10:24 AM
One Harford County firefighter suffered burns and another became ill while combating a house fire Saturday night in the 1700 block of Harbinger Trail, Edgewood.
The incident was reported at about 8 p.m. at a two-story, single family home, according to...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 4:48 AM
When severely injured patients at the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center needed rides between floors, there was only one way to fit all the life-saving staff and equipment in the cramped elevators.
"I used to crawl in bed with the patient," said...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 7:24 AM
A woman badly injured after being struck by a car in Dundalk on Monday night has died from her injuries, Baltimore County police said on Tuesday.
Police said that Shattina Santos, 31, of Reisterstown was crossing Eastern Avenue against a red signal...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 12:59 PM
An influential U.S. health care panel's recommendation for lung cancer screening of high-risk patients could fortify some hospitals' efforts to prevent deaths from the disease, which kills more each year than the next four deadliest cancers combined....
| Aug 14, 2013
| 10:43 AM
It is mid-morning on a recent Friday in West Baltimore, and there is a long line snaking down the street and around the corner. Why? Vendors are dispensing free heroin samples.
In other areas of the city, buyers are risking arrest and drug contamination...