| Aug 24, 2013
| 2:05 PM
As June's legislative session was careening toward its chaotic conclusion, the bingo-style gambling game Keno was approved. It passed without most legislators knowing what they were voting for, which is not a problem as long as you have the votes....
| Aug 22, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Reality TV is experiencing something of a "Mad Men" moment, with bandannas and iced tea in place of fedoras and highballs.
Last week, the Season 4 premiere of "Duck Dynasty" drew nearly 12 million viewers, making A&E's celebration of backwoods Alabama...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 11:23 PM
Henry Stansbury is pure Maryland.
His family has been here since the 1650s. He grew up in Mount Washington, played lacrosse for the Terps in the early 1960s and now splits his time between his houses in Catonsville and on the Eastern Shore.
| Aug 30, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The 2013 Fall Movie Preview is a broad snapshot of films opening through Nov. 1. Release dates and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
Two New York City detectives hunt for a serial killer targeting...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 10:01 PM
Loyola women's basketball
Former Terp Harper hired as assistant
Former Maryland standout Laura Harper has joined the Loyola Maryland women's basketball coaching staff as an assistant. Harper replaces former Terp Keith Booth. Harper, the NCAA Final...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 3:45 PM
Pelagic thresher sharks, charcoal-eyed predators that patrol the world’s oceans, use their massive, scythe-like tails to slap schools of sardines, according to a new study published Wednesday in PLOS ONE.
The aqua-smack delivers a shock wave so...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Every outdoorsman loves spending time on the water, but not everyone owns a boat.
That’s not a problem if you don’t mind spending a little money to rent one.
Boat rentals aren’t as prominent as they were years ago when I was boat-...
| Jul 16, 2013
Pennsylvania Game Commission executive director Carl G. Roe announced last week that he will retire from the state agency responsible for the Commonwealth's wildlife on Jan. 17, 2014.
Roe, a retired U.S. Army colonel with 30 years of military experience,...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 4:32 PM
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The peregrine falcon moved a step closer to being removed from the state endangered species list on Tuesday when the Indiana Natural Resources Commission approved the move in the wake of news that wildlife biologists had placed...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 12:35 PM
On a mission to hunt down long-elusive Nazi fugitives, Operation Last Chance was launched in major German cities Tuesday by the Nazi-hunting Simon Wiesenthal Center.
The center’s director for Israel, Efraim Zuroff, pronounced the quest to bring...
| Jul 13, 2013
This is a story about a blue crab killed for no good reason.
It is a story about birth and rebirth, law and life, nature and nurture, cooperation and connection, cultivation and civilization, production and destruction, seed and greed, Adam and Eve....