| Mar 20, 2015
| 11:10 AM
Dr. Howard J. Ehrlich, a sociologist, educator and author who founded the Prejudice Institute, died Feb. 2 at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center of Parkinson's and cardiac disease. He was 82.
Born in New York City, Howard Jay Ehrlich was raised...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 12:09 PM
Twice in recent weeks, Police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts has made a startling statement to national audiences: Baltimore is still dealing with 1950s- and 1960s-era racism.
The statement, which comes as the city is seeing population growth for the...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 5:22 PM
At its growing East Baltimore facility, Emergent BioSolutions has produced a booster shot to go with a leading Ebola vaccine candidate, joining a competitive race to make a safe and effective tool to stop the spread of an outbreak that continues in West...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 2:56 PM
U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas E. Perez said plans for a new light rail line in Baltimore should move forward during a visit to the city Monday to promote the Obama administration's economic agenda.
Perez said investment in mass transit, such as the two...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 5:44 PM
A retired Baltimore police officer was charged this week in connection with a Dundalk bar fight that Baltimore County police say stemmed from a rivalry between motorcycle clubs, according to court documents.
Eric Christopher Jansen, 47, of Dundalk faces...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 4:09 PM
A decision by Gov. Larry Hogan to scuttle either the Red Line or the Purple Line, the long-planned light rail projects in Baltimore and the Washington suburbs, would be highly unusual because it would involve turning down nearly $2 billion in federal...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 8:45 AM
A woman and four children jumped from the third story of a burning Edgewood townhouse early Friday morning, firefighters said.
The woman, who was identified as Anna Stansfield, 34, and her four children, ages 4 to 12, suffered non-life threatening...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 4:08 PM
Officials at John Hopkins Bayview Medical Center unveiled three new and revamped campus buildings Tuesday that they say will bring new and improved services related to emergency care, cancer care and imaging.
The hospital joins others in the region in...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 1:27 PM
Maryland State Police arrested a motorist who fled the scene of a hit-and-run accident on Interstate 95 in Harford County Thursday night only to be apprehended while driving through traffic stalled by emergency road repair, authorities said.
| Feb 23, 2015
| 3:29 PM
The Maryland Transit Administration failed to verify the accuracy of millions of dollars in contractor-submitted architectural and engineering costs for the Red and Purple light rail lines, according to a state audit released Monday.
| Feb 11, 2015
| 3:09 AM
A two-alarm fire burned a vacant, 10,000-square-foot warehouse in Southeast Baltimore Tuesday evening, according to the city's fire deparment.
No one was injured in the fire at the one-story former Pemco International enamel company building in the 5700...