| Jun 21, 2011
| 7:07 PM
With Katie Douglas out, so is a majority of their scoring punch, requiring that either one or a few must step up to fill her shoes.
In Douglas' first game out, that honor belonged to Shavonte Zellous.
The guard scored a season-high 21 points as the...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 1:51 PM
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and NeighborWorks America announce the launch of the Emergency Homeowners’ Loan Program (EHLP). The program is designed to help homeowners who are at risk of foreclosure in 27 states...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 5:02 PM
Demetrius James Dukas, a world-renowned Byzantine iconographer who decorated churches with mosaics and paintings throughout the United States and abroad, died June 17 from complications of an infection at his home in Bowie. He was 83.
The son of Greek...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 6:21 AM
With another school year at an end, most students are looking forward to summer vacation. But when schools close, more than 340,000 children across Maryland will wonder where their summer meals will come from.
One of the great shames of our country is...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 11:07 AM
Despite all the talk about the nation's obesity epidemic, despite all the free weight-loss and fitness advice around, not one state in the country got thinner this year, according to an annual fat report released last week.
Florida got fatter for the...
| Jul 3, 2011
The people who founded this nation aren't moldy mannequins in history's closet — they're inspirational figures for modern America as we celebrate the Fourth of July holiday. Former Gov. Rod Blagojevich recently said he had a "man crush" on Alexander...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 1:27 PM
Tickets to see the Uproar festival -- featuring Avenged Sevenfold, Three Days Grace, Seether, Bullet For My Valentine, Sevendust and Escape The Fate -- in Virginia Beach on Sept. 1 go on sale 10 a.m. Friday, July 8, promoters have announced.
| Mar 1, 2011
| 3:14 PM
A soldier with connections to the state was killed Monday after serving for eight months in Afghanistan, according to the U.S. Department of Defense.
U.S. Army Spc. David R. Fahey Jr., 23, was killed in action on Feb. 28 in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan...
| Oct 23, 2010
| 1:31 PM
(Reuters) -- Google Inc admitted for the first time its "Street View" cars around the world accidentally collected more personal data than previously disclosed -- including complete emails and passwords -- potentially breathing new life into probes in...
| Oct 28, 2010
| 1:30 PM
The 2011 Chevrolet Volt doesn't consume a drop of gas or exhale an ounce of exhaust into the air. But not always.
It runs on batteries that power an electric motor, but only for 25 to 50 miles before the juice is exhausted. Then, a 1.4-liter gas engine...
| Nov 1, 2010
WASHINGTON — In a radio interview that aired last week on Univision, President Barack Obama chided Latinos who "sit out the election instead of saying, 'We're gonna punish our enemies and we're gonna reward our friends who stand with us on issues...