| May 5, 2015
| 5:45 AM
Good morning, Baltimore! Here's what you need to know for your Wednesday.
Cooler today with a high of 70. It’ll be partly sunny with stiff northwest winds of 10 to 20 mph, with 30 mph gusts possible. The overnight low will be 46. ...
| Apr 30, 2015
| 12:01 PM
Dramatic true stories have the potential to grab our attention in ways that fiction never can. While daring rebellions, desperate pursuits, peril and courage are all staples of children's adventure novels, they become even more mesmerizing when drawn from...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 7:32 PM
Two former colleagues at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory found themselves in the center of a media whirlwind last week when word got out they’d named an asteroid for Pakistani activist and the world’s youngest Nobel Prize laureate, Malala...
| Apr 28, 2015
| 8:33 AM
"How to Get Away with Murder" star Viola Davis will play Harriet Tubman in a HBO movie about the abolitionist hero.
HBO said Monday that the project is based on the biography "Bound for the Promised Land: Harriet Tubman," by historian Kate Clifford...
| Apr 27, 2015
| 12:47 PM
The third annual Katie Hall Public Service Awards luncheon at the Genesis Convention Center honored Indiana Supreme Court Justice Robert D. Rucker and guest speaker and billionaire attorney Willie E. Gary.
Known as the "giant killer" for taking down...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 12:14 PM
The booming sound from a cannon outside of Elm Middle School on Wednesday prompted screams from students, but also sparked an interest in Civil War.
The school had its annual Civil War Day event for the school's seventh grade class on April 22 at the...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 7:22 AM
The first woman to serve as both governor and U.S. senator is backing a campaign to put a female face on the $20 bill.
Sen. Jeanne Shaheen filed legislation this week that would create a citizens panel to recommend an appropriate choice to the treasury...
| Apr 18, 2015
| 6:18 AM
The 80-plus fifth-graders at Prospect School heard April 17 from Harriet Tubman and presented Civil War projects to parents, grandparents and others.
It was the culmination of their study of the Civil War and included a day full of in-school activities....
| Apr 17, 2015
| 9:32 AM
In five years there could be a new face on the $20 bill -- a woman's.
Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) introduced legislation this week that would create a citizen panel to suggest a woman to replace President Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill.
| Apr 16, 2015
| 10:46 AM
The "n-word" — what a complicated topic to discuss in 2015. You're either for its free expression or against its very existence.
Sometimes I wonder what it would have been like to be referred to as a "colored person," with signs hanging on walls...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 7:34 AM
Start with fascinating people from American history, add talented actors, painstaking research, detailed period costumes and even snacks, and you have the Lake County Parks' annual History Speaks series, which kicks off Sunday.
This is the third year...