| May 12, 2011
| 4:30 PM
News that Evangelist Rev. Billy Graham has been admitted to the hospital has captured the attention of his alma mater Wheaton College, where a campus leader said today she is praying for the famous alum.
“He is an amazing man,” said Marilee...
| May 13, 2011
| 12:45 PM
Anyone can write a memoir these days. All that’s needed is some free time, the address of a self-publishing website and the desire to tell the world about all the spectacular things that were unique in your life. Unfortunately, not everyone can...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 12:58 PM
Cal Ripken Jr., the Hall of Fame former Orioles shortstop, is right up there with President Barack Obama, Oprah Winfrey, Billy Graham, Steve Jobs, Jerry Lewis and Bill Clinton on a list of those being considered for the first postage stamp to honor a...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 5:20 PM
Dan Duquette made his first trade as executive vice president of the Orioles on Thursday, filling the club's vacant reserve catcher spot by adding defensive-minded backstop Taylor Teagarden from a familiar partner, the Texas Rangers' organization.
| Dec 24, 2011
| 3:09 PM
He was born into freedom in Pusan, South Korea, 60 years ago. Still, Jong C. Jang of Marriottsville spent much of his boyhood hearing his father, Ok Kyun Jang, rhapsodize about growing up in a place about 350 miles to the north.
Families were close-...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 7:08 PM
What's in a name?
If it's Campus Crusade for Christ, the answer is confusion and controversy. Both the "campus" and the "crusade," leaders have decided, will have to go.
After 60 years, officials announced Tuesday night that the international...
| Jul 31, 2011
The Rev. John Stott did not fill stadiums with the faithful like his longtime friend, Billy Graham, or give the invocation at a presidential inauguration, as megachurch pastor Rick Warren did for Barack Obama. Yet he was a giant of the evangelical world...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 3:17 PM
Football married numerology when Tim Tebow threw 316 yards in the Denver Broncos’ win over the Pittsburg Steelers Sunday night.
John 3:16, of course, is one of Tebow's favorite Bible verses.
Icing on the cake: He also set an NFL playoff record...
| Feb 8, 2012
Pastors, artists and other Christian leaders will join this weekend at the University of Miami for the One Conference, three days of rallies, music and motivation to affect South Florida for the faith.
With megachurch pastors such as Brian Houston and...
| Feb 12, 2012
| 7:25 PM
Just one year in age separated 17-year-old Travis Wood from the oldest of the Kenyan boys he was standing before, but at 6 feet 2, 190 pounds, he appeared like a giant to them.
So too did 5-10, 175-pound 16-year-old Keifer Rawlings.
| Jul 30, 2012
| 5:50 AM
It isn't unusual for students to remember the impact a teacher had on them well into adulthood, but on Saturday, many students of former Baltimore music teacher Lucille Marcus Brooks had an unusual opportunity to tell her — more than a half-...