| Jul 16, 2013
| 8:07 AM
A small but vocal group of community leaders rallied Monday morning on a west Baltimore street corner to pressure Coppin State University and its contractors to hire more neighborhood residents during construction of an $87 million science and...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 10:28 AM
When Metra CEO Alex Clifford asked about his chances for keeping his job, he received a bruising reply from the rail agency's board chairman, according to a memo that offers a snapshot of political clout as allegedly practiced in Illinois.
| Sep 12, 2013
| 1:37 PM
WASHINGTON -- James Clapper, the director of national intelligence, said Thursday that Edward Snowden's disclosures of secret surveillance programs at home and abroad have generated a useful public debate on the trade-offs between privacy and national...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 11:12 AM
Late last month, a worker at a Walmart construction site on Hartford’s Flatbush Avenue fell 23 feet and broke both his legs. The guy’s employer turned out to have none of the workers’ compensation insurance required by Connecticut law,...
| Sep 10, 2013
Maryland sophomore wide receiver Stefon Diggs was named the Atlantic Coast Conference Receiver of the Week on Monday after posting a career-high 179 receiving yards, including a 41-yard touchdown, in the Terps' 47-10 home victory against Old...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 10:32 PM
Bayhawks acquire Megill for Sebastiani, draft pick
The Chesapeake Bayhawks acquired first-year defenseman Brian Megill in a trade with the Denver Outlaws for midfielder Dom Sebastiani and the eighth pick in the 2014 Major League Lacrosse...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 4:32 AM
On Demand DVD New Releases Sept. 9-15 It's a light week for premieres, unless you count yourself among the legions of Star Trek fans/J.J. Abrams fans/Benedict Cumberbatch fans (Hands raised? Good!) who have been waiting for the Star Trek Into Darkness...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 11:49 AM
DETROIT (AP) — A federal appeals court struck down an injunction Friday, clearing the way for a Michigan law that likely will diminish the role of unions in public construction projects.
The court, in a 2-1 decision, said there's nothing illegal...
| Sep 5, 2013
A sweeping plan for Oak Park's future collided with budget realities Tuesday, when trustees questioned the plan's costs and scope.
The plan, developed from community input, sketches an Oak Park in the year 2030 that runs on 100 percent renewable energy,...
| Aug 23, 2013
The inventory of homes for sale has increased in the past month or so, but the pickings can still be slim, and that means making compromises.
The key is to really think through how the space of a home will be used, and then move forward with renovations...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 4:21 PM
Frostburg State University may have violated state ethics laws and university system rules by awarding a $2 million construction contract to a developer connected to a school advisory board member, according to the Office of Legislative Audits.