| Jun 26, 2014
| 4:41 AM
Numerous fires, many thought to be sparked by lightning from a storm that passed through the area, damaged homes in the Baltimore region overnight, according to volunteer companies and fire departments.
In Harford County, authorities said a bolt of...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 4:27 PM
Lightning struck a Fallston man and was blamed for several house fires as storms moved through the region this week, volunteer fire companies and fire departments said.
The man, who was not identified, was struck about 10:15 p.m. Wednesday while...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 2:33 PM
A Longwood man wanting to get his start in the child-pornography business planned to slash the throats of a mother and father so he could drug and rape their 9-year-old daughter, videotape their sex acts and then kill her, too, state law-enforcement...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 4:33 AM
In September 1886, a solitary, blue-capped figure on a Columbia Expert bicycle approached a house in Elk Falls, Kansas, as rain obscured the green hills. The rider was George B. Thayer, who had cycled more than 3,600 miles around the country, starting...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 7:41 AM
Por Philip Pullella
CIUDAD DEL VATICANO (Reuters) - El Papa Francisco y el arzobispo britÃ¡nico de Canterbury se comprometieron a que sus iglesias trabajen mÃ¡s estrechamente para luchar contra "el fatÃdico y grave" trÃ¡fico de seres humanos y la...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 7:35 PM
The following items were taken from Glenview police reports:
A 37-year-old Chicago man was charged with possession of cannabis and resisting a peace officer in the 9700 block of Milwaukee Avenue on June 7.
A 19-year-old man and two 20-year-old men,...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Louise Mullan Flanigan, who owned and operated the Ambassador Gift Shop for six decades in a landmark Tuscany-Canterbury apartment house her father built, died Saturday in her sleep of undetermined causes at Blakehurst Retirement Community. She was 101...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 9:27 AM
A listing of recommended books, films, websites and places to visit in Connecticut to learn more about the state's historical involvement with slavery. BOOKS:
"Native People of Southern New England, 1500-1650," by Kathleen Joan Bragdon,...
| May 14, 2014
| 9:47 PM
at jetBlue Park, Fort Myers
Pensacola Catholic 8, Coconut Creek North Broward Prep 7, 8 inn.
Fort Myers Bishop Verot vs. Ocala Trinity Catholic, late
Orangewood Christian 8, Fort Myers...
| May 16, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Sean Bean is in talks to star opposite Sally Hawkins in the romance "Maudie," which set to start shooting in Newfoundland in July.
Bean will play a reclusive local fish peddler who hires Maud Dowley -- a tiny disabled woman - to be his housekeeper for...
| May 22, 2014
| 6:09 AM
A two-vehicle collision with injury on Interstate 95 South in the Savage-Guilford area at the MD 32 exit has closed the southbound right shoulder at 8:47 a.m. on Thursday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
Johns Hopkins University...