| May 30, 2014
| 7:50 PM
North Korea said Saturday it has sentenced a South Korean Baptist missionary to hard labor for life on charges that he spied and tried to set up underground churches, the latest in a string of missionaries to run into trouble in the rigidly controlled...
| May 6, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Also appended, Stephen Breyer's concurring dissent. As I do from time to time, I generated a plain-text version of this opinion for ease of cutting, pasting and reading, and attempted to insert extra reader-friendly paragraph breaks. For the whole...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 3:39 PM
A cadre of spiritual giants was inducted Saturday into the National Great Blacks in Wax Museum as the East Baltimore gallery looks to expand in its third decade.
About 1,000 people gathered in Morgan State University's Murphy Fine Arts Center for a...
| May 9, 2014
| 11:49 AM
Nansemond River 11, Denbigh 0
Kecoughtan 1, Oscar Smith 0
King’s Fork 3, Phoebus 2
TCIS semifinals (at Old Dominion):
No. 1 Norfolk Academy 4, No. 4 Greenbrier Christian 3
No. 2 Nansemond-Suffolk Ac. 17, No. 3 Norfolk Christian 11
| May 9, 2014
| 6:56 PM
The last homes on the south side of the 3900 block of The Alameda in Northeast Baltimore are almost identical. They are split-level structures, built in 1957, with two bedrooms and one bath.
They share similar narrow driveways, rolling front lawns...
| Apr 2, 2014
Only a decade ago, Christian social conservatives were a commanding force in American politics. They helped elect one of their own, George W. Bush, to two terms. They were a cornerstone of a GOP coalition that appeared to hold a permanent electoral...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 5:21 PM
A Baltimore County developer has assembled three blocks of industrial buildings, empty lots and homes in the Sharp-Leadenhall neighborhood, with plans to build a $250 million project with apartments, offices and stores between Federal Hill and M&T Bank...
| Apr 20, 2014
On Sunday morning, as Christians in the region and around the world take part in the Easter traditions they enjoy, an observer might be tempted to ask: How do the ways they celebrate the holiday reflect its meaning?
Children pet bunnies and gobble jelly...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 9:01 PM
Emily Salsberry pitched a three-hitter as Warwick shut out Menchville 1-0, with Madison Lane’s single bringing home Dalika Wallace in the bottom of the fifth. ...
Morgan Haywood pitched a one-hitter in Gloucester’s 25-0, five-...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 12:39 PM
In Georgia, it will soon be legal to carry a gun in more places -- including bars, churches and government buildings -- following Gov. Nathan Deal’s signing Wednesday of a bill celebrated by supporters as a victory for the 2nd Amendment but...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 2:30 AM
My parents taught me never to speak ill of the dead, but in the case of Fred Phelps, who died last week at the age of 84, I think they would have made an exception.
The man, who will be referred to in this column without the modifier "reverend,"...