| Jul 13, 2013
| 1:25 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake says the city has nothing to lose and much to gain by borrowing $107 million to pay for new roads, parks and other infrastructure at Harbor Point, a now-empty tract envisioned as a glittering mini-city on Baltimore's...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 4:20 PM
The Maryland Court of Special Appeals overturned a multimillion-dollar judgment against Johns Hopkins Hospital in a case that accused its doctors of causing severe and irreversible brain damage to a baby born at the hospital.
The judges ordered the...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 5:55 PM
Franklin County (Pa.) Commissioner Robert L. Thomas underwent a bone-marrow transplant this week and is expecting to start another round of chemotherapy Friday.
Thomas, 58, announced May 17 that he had been diagnosed with the blood- and bone-marrow...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 5:38 PM
More than half a century ago, doctors took Henrietta Lacks' tissue and used it for research without her permission, creating the first immortal line of cells and making possible billions of dollars in medical research. Now, 62 years later, the National...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 7:34 PM
Richard “Dickie” Norment Oyler, 65, of Williamsport, Md., died Saturday, July 13, 2013, at The Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Md.
Born Oct. 12, 1947, in Hagerstown, Md., he was the son of the late Howard and Kathleen Oyler.
| Sep 9, 2013
| 12:40 PM
Joseph G. "Bodie" Finnerty Jr., a highly regarded trial lawyer who headed DLA Piper's litigation department and oversaw expansion of the firm to Philadelphia and New York City, died Thursday of Alzheimer's disease at Copper Ridge assisted-living...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 7:48 PM
Lou Panos, a heralded journalist and author who covered state and national politics during a career that spanned 67 years, died of complications from heart disease at Johns Hopkins Hospital early Sunday. He was 87.
His daughter, Melanie Panos-Ortel,...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 11:43 PM
The No. 7 host C. Milton Wright field hockey team used its speed and teamwork to upset No. 1 Garrison Forest, 3-0, at its inaugural tournament Saturday.
The loss ended a 37-game unbeaten streak by the Grizzlies (1-1).
"We couldn't get started,"...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 12:08 PM
Mary LeG. Fisher, a homemaker and volunteer, died Aug. 18 of pneumonia at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center. She was 96.
The daughter of an attorney and the manager of the Baltimore Country Club, Mary LeGrand Slingluff was born in...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:29 PM
Robert L. "Bob" Whitfield, 58, of Buchanan Trail West in Greencastle, Pa., died Thursday morning, Aug. 29, 2013, at his home.
Born Sept. 1, 1954, in Chambersburg, Pa., he was the son of the late Earl R. and Grace M. (Schooley) Whitfield.
Bob was a...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 11:25 AM
Seven North Laurel teenagers have been arrested and charged in connection with the assault and robbery of a Columbia teen earlier this month, according to Howard County Police.
Charged with first- and second-degree assault, robbery, theft and reckless...