| Jun 17, 2011
| 6:42 PM
The fingerprint of one of two people charged with murder in the death of a dentist in his Glen Burnie office was found in the dentist's storage closet, police and lawyers in court on Friday.
The disclosure came during a defense effort to block from trial...
| Feb 12, 2012
| 7:36 AM
When Barbara Huston took a look at the dilapidated Pasadena building that had been offered as new offices to the nonprofit organization she heads, she was taken aback.
"It was very dark, and there was a lot of mold. When I walked through, the carpet ...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 3:42 PM
In today's Friday Files, we have scary new poll results for Gov. Rick Scott and a few other politicians, praise for a new cop program and more.
But first, it's time to check back on some of the controversial late-night arrests in downtown Orlando....
| Jul 19, 2011
| 3:44 AM
Forget everything you ever thought about an office — a new option for office space is opening in South Bend. It is called Eddy Street Executive Suites. It is like a gym membership, only for office space. You sign a contract and then you get to use...
| Jul 23, 2011
| 11:14 AM
A vision to create a 21st-century urban village in midtown Baltimore has faced more potential setbacks in the past month than perhaps at any time in the decade-long effort to transform State Center, the aging state government office complex along...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 5:21 PM
Edward Tarter, stopping in at the Harford Road post office in Baltimore, was aghast to hear Wednesday that it might shut down.
He understands that the U.S. Postal Service — which is eyeing one in 10 of its locations nationwide for possible...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 6:26 PM
The sweet aroma of rice fills the air as David Ng steps forward in a Southeast Baltimore warehouse to inspect a shipment of hundreds of sacks of imported basmati rice. He folds back the stitched seams of the 40-pound burlap sacks holding grain that have...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 5:18 PM
Members of both houses of the California Legislature recently released their updated office budgets amid pressure from government groups and news organizations to make the data available to the public.
Assembly members released their figures for all of...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 1:11 AM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Tuesday previewed a pair of ways he plans to balance the city’s budget: collecting overdue fines, fees and taxes from city employees and companies, and pooling resources with Cook County.
Emanuel and County Board President...
| Oct 19, 2011
One of the most popular ways to lower property tax bills is also one of the most misused — benefiting thousands of people ranging from mayors to landlords and snowbirds.
The homestead exemption is supposed to lower taxes only for a taxpayer's...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 4:56 PM
Another challenge by ground rent holders to Maryland's 2007 reform laws has been revived, with lease holders claiming that a state law unconstitutionally diminished the value of their property by making collection of payments costly and difficult to...