| Mar 6, 2015
| 8:30 AM
Fire officials say a Harford County woman and her four children were injured after they jumped from the third floor of a townhouse to escape a fire.
Firefighters were called to the home on Eloise Lane in Edgewood early Friday. The Maryland State Fire...
| Mar 6, 2015
Zully Broussard thought she was going to help one person by donating a kidney.
Instead, she helped six.
The Sacramento woman's donation to a Benicia man set off an organ swap that resulted in five more sick people getting new kidneys at a San...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 7:41 AM
The Maryland Transit Administration on Thursday said that due to a winter storm that is expected to produce up to 10 inches of snow in the area, MARC train and commuter bus services have been canceled.
MTA said that the decision to cancel commuter bus...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 6:30 AM
Update: Ben Carson issued an apology on Facebook on Wednesday evening for his comments on CNN about homosexuality: "In a recent interview on CNN, I realized that my choice of language does not reflect fully my heart on gay issues.
I do not pretend to...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 3:45 PM
In medicine, the Big C — as in cancer — is poised to overtake heart disease as America's No. 1 killer. A new documentary series, however, tells of a more encouraging C-word: Cure.
Barak Goodman, director of a PBS series based on the Pulitzer...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 1:37 PM
Oren Miller, a stay-at-home dad who created A Blogger and a Father blog, which attracted worldwide attention, and the equally successful Facebook group "Dad Bloggers," died Saturday at his Owings Mills home of cancer. He was 42.
"Oren's blog was a life-...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 3:51 PM
Adrianne Woods strokes her son's forehead. The boy's long lashes drift closed, then flutter open as he shudders with a seizure.
"He's tired," Woods says of Xavier, who is almost 6 years old. "He's had a long day at school."
Nearby, Xavier's baby...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 11:21 AM
Date: Dec. 13
Her story: Amanda Lane, 30, grew up in Altavista, Va. She works as an administrative coordinator for patient access at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Her mother and stepfather, Judy and Mike Tolle, live in Crownsville. Her father, Fred Lane,...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 8:45 AM
City officials on Wednesday extended the contract of Veolia Transportation to operate the popular Charm City Circulator for 18 more months.
The $12.4 million deal keeps Veolia as the bus service's contractor until July 2016. The new deal includes a 1....
| Feb 20, 2015
| 3:29 PM
A free publication arrived this week to help people interested in Baltimore's African-American history understand their city and its neighborhoods. "A Lasting Legacy: Baltimore's African-American History Passport" is a handy resource.
These cold days...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 3:33 PM
A patient makes her way into a hospital emergency department looking feverish and says she feels sick.
Asked whether she has traveled overseas in the past few weeks, she says she went to a funeral in Sierra Leone, a country hard hit by the Ebola...