| Jan 1, 2014
| 2:43 PM
Environmental activists warn that construction of a 21-mile natural gas pipeline through northern Baltimore and Harford counties could affect the region's drinking-water system, as the $180 million project cuts across more than three dozen streams feeding...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 3:47 PM
Taut basketball games often hinge on ball security and free-throw shooting. Sloppy turnovers and clanged foul shots in those inevitable, down-to-the-wire contests are a timeless recipe for frustration, defeat and Selection Sunday disappointment.
| Dec 24, 2013
| 12:35 PM
After almost 30 years in Washington, Bart Chilton will soon be taking his leave. For the past 61/2 years, he has been an outspoken member of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, one of the financial industry's most important regulators.
| Dec 29, 2013
| 5:00 AM
NEWARK, Del. — The thick blue cables and white boxes alongside an industrial garage here look like those in any electric-car charging station. But they work in a way that could upend the relationship Americans have with energy.
| Jan 15, 2014
| 6:38 PM
MEMPHIS — As soon as the American Athletic Conference was assembled, it was apparent that UConn and Memphis would have the best chance of forming a rivalry.
The Huskies have all those Big East banners on their wall, and Memphis was a flagship of...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 1:57 PM
FSU is looking to build momentum as it heads into ACC play.
The Seminoles (7-3) are coming off what is arguably their most impressive win of the young season, defeating visiting Charlotte (7-3) 106-62 on Tuesday. Whether the type of dominant...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 5:13 PM
State regulators are now deep into the details of Baltimore Gas and Electric Co.'s request for higher rates, a case expected to wrap up by the end of the year — 10 months after the last increase went into effect.
The Maryland Public Service...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 4:09 PM
After Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant melted down in 2011, Nathan Sanfilippo joined a team at the Nuclear Regulatory Commission charged with evaluating what went wrong and determining how to prevent a similar disaster in the United States.
| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:38 PM
Members of an experimental class of cholesterol-lowering drugs could get U.S. regulatory approval based on their ability to lower "bad" cholesterol, and may not need to show that they reduce the risk of heart attack and stroke, the Food and Drug...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 12:25 PM
The NCAA men’s soccer selection committee did not do any favors for Maryland, UMBC and Navy.
All three programs earned automatic bids to the 48-team field by winning their respective conference tournaments, but each school has a legitimate gripe...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 9:51 PM
Drexel beat William and Mary 1-0 in the Colonial Athletic Association tournament final in Philadelphia, leaving the Tribe some anxiety before the NCAA tournament bracket is released at noon Monday.
The Dragons, who hosted the...