| Feb 24, 2014
| 3:00 AM
It's a given that politicians like to spend money but they don't like to raise taxes. After all, the former makes them popular with their constituents and the latter has the opposite effect. Rarely is this more evident than in an election year....
| Feb 23, 2014
| 11:29 AM
A Glen Burnie man was charged with assault Saturday night after Anne Arundel police said he stabbed another man in a parking lot.
A 31-year-old man from Dundalk told police he went to the Chesapeake Square Shopping Center in the 6700 block of Ritchie...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 1:51 PM
A 43-year-old woman died Friday afternoon from injuries sustained in a northeast Baltimore house fire on Thursday, fire officials said. Two other women were injured as well in the fire.
When firefighters arrived at around 4 a.m. Thursday in the 2900...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 8:23 AM
The pill peddlers were busy on Eutaw Street. Up and down the sidewalk they shuffled, hawking a variety of goods — methadone, the anxiety drug Xanax and other prescription medications — in a street code repeated over and over.
| Mar 21, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Keith King was kicked out at age 18 from the religious commune in Pennsylvania where he grew up. He had $150 and no place to go after he defied the elders, telling them he wanted to leave and pursue his dream of becoming a doctor.
Nearly a decade later,...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 9:00 AM
A 31-year-old Massachusetts man was fatally stabbed early Thursday at a marina in Fells Point, according to police and a city councilman. Police said a suspect, a 43-year-old Odenton man, was in custody.
Police identified the victim as Osher Perez and...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 1:05 PM
A car accident has snarled traffic Thursday afternoon along Eastern Avenue in Essex, Baltimore County police said.
About 12:30 p.m., a Toyota Camry and a Yellow Cab were involved in accident at Eastern Avenue and Island Point Road, police said. Three...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 1:00 PM
It's a fact politicians who support the Red Line don't want you to know. When all the money is counted — a maximum of $900 million from the Federal Government and $1.2 billion from the state of Maryland — the Red Line budget falls at least...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 4:19 AM
Two women were injured in a two-story duplex fire in Hampden Wednesday night, the Baltimore Fire Department said.
The department said the victims were taken to a Bayview Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries following the fire, which was...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Baltimore County police are investigating whether an incendiary device might have caused an Essex house fire Tuesday morning that sent three people, including a firefighter and a police officer, to an area hospital.
A female resident on the first...
| Feb 9, 2014
Date: Dec. 7
Her story: Michelle Zilka, 36, grew up in Bel Air. She is an assistant lab director at the Center for Inherited Disease Research at Johns Hopkins' Bayview Medical Center. Her parents, Patricia Zilka, who retired in December, and Paul Zilka,...