| Oct 16, 2013
| 9:33 AM
At least four women died when a boat capsized early Wednesday off the coast of South Florida, U.S. Coast Guard officials said, in the latest example of the recent tragedies worldwide of illegally transporting people from poorer to wealthier nations....
| Nov 7, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Baltimore Beltway near Route 295 in Anne Arundel County has reopened after a four-vehicle collision had closed the roadway, according to the state Department of Transportation.
The Maryland Transportation Authority said that the Interstate 695 Curtis...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 8:37 PM
Ahoy! "The war to end all wars" ended Nov. 11, 1918, when Germany signed the armistice agreement and surrendered to the Allies on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month. The war didn't offically end until June 28, 1919, when the Treaty of...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Veterans Day 2013 in the United States is Monday, Nov. 11, 2013. On this day in particular, a federal holiday, the nation honors people who have served in armed service. As has become the custom in recent years, on and around Veterans Day 2013, there will...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 12:18 PM
The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a female cruise ship passenger who is believed to have gone overboard about 750 miles off the coast of Hawaii.
The woman, who is believed to be a 54-year-old American, was reported missing from a Princess Cruises...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 9:12 AM
The Learjet 35 that crashed after takeoff from Fort Lauderdale last month, killing all four onboard, had a good chance of returning safely to the airport if it had made an immediate U-turn, aviation experts say.
Now, investigators are trying to figure...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 6:31 AM
A single-vehicle crash in Anne Arundel County on MD 32 East at MD 198 has closed one of two eastbound traffic lanes and one of two eastbound shoulders at 8:41 a.m. on Thursday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
DOT also reported that...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 1:01 AM
The sport that Thomas Swartz of Crofton participated in at the National Senior Games in Cleveland was listed incorrectly in the July 21 editions. Swartz competed in cycling, winning the bronze medal in the 20-kilometer road race and a...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 11:00 PM
Purple Heart shoot
Today, Aug. 18: The Purple Heart 3D Bow Shoot will be held at Heart of Maryland Bowhunters, 7930 Henryton Road, Marriottsville. Registration is from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Cost: $15 for the public; free for current or retired military....
| Aug 18, 2013
| 10:10 AM
Hopefully you've had the chance to read the Courant's career look-back feature on the legendary Bill Detrick, who was the men's basketball coach at Central Connecticut for 29 years and men's golf coach at Trinity for 23.
Detrick, 86, retired last...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 7:35 AM
Two Baltimore City roadways were blocked by disabled vehicles during Wednesday morning's accident-filled commute, according to the state Department of Transportation.
All northbound lanes of Interstate 83 northbound in the city were closed due to an...