| Dec 30, 2014
| 2:32 PM
The Owings Mills woman who authorities say was the first victim of the man who later shot two New York City police officers to death this month has been released from the hospital.
Shaneka Thompson, 29, was discharged from the University of Maryland...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 5:52 PM
An offensive guard for the Tigers, Gavin Class hopes to become the first athlete ever to compete in a contact sport after receiving a liver transplant. He’ll suit up for Towson’s 2015 spring practice less than two years after collapsing of...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 8:21 AM
Two people inside an Edgewood apartment were hospitalized Sunday evening after elevated carbon monoxide levels were found, according to the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company.
Thirteen firefighters and paramedics responded to the 1800 block of...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 6:48 PM
Three Anne Arundel County students were injured on their way to school Tuesday as the first snow of the season spread chaos on roads across the region, causing buses to spin out of control and commuters to spend hours creeping toward work.
| Nov 1, 2014
| 2:15 PM
Efforts to screen for possible cases of Ebola are moving from airports and hospitals to doctors' offices and urgent-care clinics.
While the chance of a widespread outbreak in the United States is considered extremely unlikely, patients making...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 8:16 PM
Within a year and a half of launching as a startup, Harpoon Medical's heart surgery device could be used on humans for the first time in a matter of weeks.
The Kent Island-based company expects doctors in Poland to employ it by the end of the year or...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 5:54 PM
State health officials are monitoring about 100 people who have traveled from Ebola-stricken countries but won't disclose any more information about their condition unless someone tests positive for the deadly virus.
Under a state health department...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 4:50 PM
Anne Arundel County firefighters pulled an elderly woman from a Hanover home that caught fire Saturday.
The woman, who is in her 70s, was taken to Baltimore Washington Medical Center with life-threatening injuries after she was rescued from a home in...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 6:17 PM
Maryland doctors would be fingerprinted and continually monitored for criminal charges under draft legislation the state Board of Physicians plans to propose next year.
The policy would require them to apply for a background check when first seeking a...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 7:01 PM
Carl W. "Bill" Benz, a retired health care analyst and outdoorsman, died Wednesday at the University of Maryland Medical Center of complications from cancer chemotherapy. He was 78.
Carl William Benz was born in Pittsburgh and raised in Linesville, Pa.,...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 12:50 PM
Hundreds of thousands of times each year in the United States, a kid heads to the emergency room with a fracture. But new research from University of Maryland School of Medicine shows that the injury is almost never splinted properly.
A whopping 93...