| Dec 29, 2011
| 3:23 PM
If you thought 2011 was an interesting year in Laguna Beach, wait until you see what's coming. Here are the hot predictions for next year's news.
In: Fireworks smackdown
Faced with continuing funding problems over fireworks, the city...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 4:51 PM
A Baltimore police officer watching for vandals in the Dickeyville community arrested a 15-year-old boy Sunday and charged him with slashing the tires on two cars.
Police said someone cut the tires of at least two vehicles, and possibly more, Friday...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 4:39 PM
He may plug the middle of the Ravens' offensive line, but Matt Birk's life has always been more off-center.
In high school, Birk went out for the golf team before trying football. The road to the pros took him through Harvard. And, after signing his...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 2:37 PM
Harford County sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Robert Terrell Henderson, 26, of the first block of Defense Drive, was charged Thursday with violating a protective order and vandalism.
Douglas Bryon Langkam, 54, of the 1500...
| Nov 29, 2011
Is your car or truck up to the challenge of driving in inclement weather?
No matter what part of the country you live in, whether Snow Belt or Sun Belt, now is the time to make sure it's ready for the onslaught. Here's what you should check:
| Jan 26, 2012
| 4:04 AM
Police pursued a motorist at speeds reaching more than 100 mph Wednesday afternoon after authorities said the driver took off from a routine traffic stop on I-95 in northern Maryland. Police said they had to puncture the car's tires with a spike stick put...
| Feb 7, 2012
For dedicated performance enthusiasts, it always seems like a good idea: A manufacturer cranks out a limited-edition run of some hot car with equipment that makes it ready to take to the race track. Which is great fun if you are, indeed, ready to take...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 2:32 PM
| Feb 11, 2012
University of Michigan faculty member Dorothea Gail remembers a few bad moments driving the slippery, hilly streets of Ann Arbor last winter.
"I was going up an incline and my car couldn't make it," says Gail. "I had to get out and put floor mats under...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 12:05 AM
For Gary "Pappy" Boward, the prospect of the tread stripping off an aging tire on his van or car is scary enough. The possibility of it happening on his motorcycle is downright terrifying.
Boward, chairman of the motorcycle rights group ABATE, came to...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 4:16 PM
Give Joe Labon a vehicle — a Ferrari or a Mercedes-Benz passenger van or even an old Chevy Caprice — and he'll find a way to soup it up, trick it out or simply make it more fun to drive.
He loves cars. Always has. When he was 15 years old,...