| 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 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...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 3:46 PM
Baltimore police said Monday that they did not use any force when they detained an attempted murder suspect who died in their custody over the weekend.
The man died more than an hour after a Saturday foot chase, and police say all signs point to a pre-...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 8:45 AM
In the 1930s, outbreaks swept through every corner of Baltimore. Tens of thousands of children grew sick with fever and a tale-tell rash. Many recovered without incident, but hundreds were killed, and many more were permanently injured with brain damage...
| 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 5, 2015
| 4:04 PM
More than a dozen police academy cadets searched a high school athletic field Thursday, eyes trained on the frozen ground for signs of a getaway path possibly used by suspects who shot and wounded two students outside a gymnasium where two basketball...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 6:11 PM
Episcopal Bishop Heather Elizabeth Cook was indicted on 13 charges Wednesday in the death December of cyclist Thomas Palermo in North Roland Park, the Baltimore state's attorney's office announced.
Cook, 58, the second-ranking official in the...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 4:50 PM
Some of Baltimore's most prominent developers have teamed up to work on the long-sought transformation of land near the city's historic and distressed Old Town Mall.
Beatty Development Group and Henson Development Co. are two of four firms behind a...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 4:17 PM
An off-duty Baltimore County police officer working as a security guard in Randallstown shot a 14-year-old boy Monday evening in what police described as an accidental shooting.
Police said two off-duty officers were working at the Woodridge apartment...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 12:14 PM
Decatur H. "Deke" Miller III, former chairman and managing partner of the Baltimore law firm of Piper & Marbury, now DLA Piper US LLP, who was also a philanthropist and patron of the arts, died Monday at Johns Hopkins Hospital of complications from lung...