| May 10, 2011
| 1:52 PM
The mother of an emaciated girl found living in a makeshift cage climbed into the drop ceiling of the Riverside Walter Reed Hospital emergency room on April 29 and left behind her purse.
Her purse wasn't recovered until May 4, according to search warrant...
| May 16, 2011
| 12:01 PM
We are writing as representatives of the state of Maryland to provide facts regarding the State Center project in response to inaccurate statements made in several letters to this paper.
First, the 28-acre project site, which now yields zero tax dollars,...
| May 13, 2011
| 2:06 PM
UPDATE: The second suspect was charged with triple homicide on Monday in the case of three men found dead at a Kent nursery.
Jose Alfredo Velez-Fombona, 25, was charged this afternoon with three counts of first degree murder. Velex-Fombona is the alleged...
| Jan 3, 2011
| 4:27 PM
Apartment complexes in the Baltimore region are raising rents as a muted economic recovery and a foreclosure crisis have discouraged homeownership — and added to the ranks of renters.
Rental costs rose more than 6 percent to about $1,120 in the...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 3:24 PM
A deteriorated funding arrangement with Baltimore City has left one of the state's oldest social service agencies in dire straits — behind on multiple mortgages and without basic utilities at its men's shelter on East Lanvale Street.
| Jan 30, 2012
| 8:47 PM
Thanks to demand from the defense sector, the vacancy rate for office space in Baltimore's suburbs is lower than anywhere else in the United States except for two suburban markets in California, a new commercial real estate report shows.
| Dec 8, 2011
| 9:39 AM
Friday recap: Virginia State Police have identified the gunman who they say killed a Virginia Tech police officer and himself Thursday.
Investigators say Ross Truett Ashley of Radford shot and killed officer Deriek Crouse, and then took his own life....
| Dec 24, 2011
| 4:14 PM
Exelon Corp.'s pledge to build a new Baltimore headquarters as part of its proposed buyout of Constellation Energy could alter the city's skyline, injecting fresh life into the traditional downtown business district or further expanding the waterfront...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 8:36 PM
A court commissioner recently authorized a bench warrant for the Newport Beach sports agent who partially inspired the film "Jerry Maguire," but there are no plans to arrest him, court and law enforcement officials said Thursday.
Leigh Steinberg, 62,...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 10:08 AM
Maryland's Office of Legislative Audits has uncovered some doozies of fraud, waste and abuse in its day, but that's not what its recent report on the Baltimore Circuit Court Clerk's Office found. Rather, it described an office with record keeping...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 5:00 PM
I hate it when my day starts out the way today did. I pick up my South Bend Tribune (6/16) and read a story that makes me shout, “Are you kidding me.”
That is what happened as I read the headlined article: “Sex offender mistakenly...