| Jan 16, 2012
| 8:40 AM
CASS, W.Va. — The Cass Scenic Railroad is a hard-working, up-the-mountain tourist rail line.
It's a slow 7 miles per hour on the steam-powered trains up Cheat Mountain to Whittaker Station and upward to Bald Knob on Back Allegheny Mountain.
| Jan 20, 2012
| 2:20 PM
A four-alarm house fire early Friday in Cumberland has claimed the lives of two young sisters, according to an afternoon statement from the Maryland State Fire Marshal.
Paige M. Ford, 7, was rescued through a window on the second story of the row house....
| Jan 25, 2012
| 5:02 PM
A Cumberland man was sentenced in federal court Wednesday to 10 years in prison, followed by 10 years of supervised release for his part in running a child pornography website, prosecutors said.
George Sell, 70, pleaded guilty in November to conspiring...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Because of the success of the Backstreet Boys-New Kids on the Block double tour, some of the members are now going on tour on their own. Thanks everyone who paid for that!Nick Carter is at Rams Head Live Friday, and his 80s counterpart Jordan Knightwill...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 12:35 PM
Police nab a Maryland man for stealing two new cars in Cumberland County. Police say Leon Hall, 44, of Baltimore was arrested for stealing a vehicle from a Silver Spring Township and another vehicle from Lower Paxton Township car dealership.
| Aug 10, 2011
| 10:19 AM
We're residents of Baltimore City who happen to be loyal members of two different political parties. We've both spent a lot of time participating in politics and public policy matters from different perches.
Despite our different perspectives, we're...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 4:39 PM
You usually head for a vending machine when you're craving a bag of chips or can of soda.
But there's a one machine in Baltimore that dispenses objects such as a "Hankie Pankie," a heart-shaped engagement ring, a mini-Zombie or, for those in need of...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 1:55 PM
Most of Maryland, from Cumberland to La Plata to Easton, is under a freeze warning Monday night into Tuesday morning. (It had initally been cautioned as a freeze watch, but forecasters have upgraded it to a warning.) It's a rude awakening from summer-like...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 9:52 AM
CSX Corp. said Thursday that it would hire more than 140 employees in Maryland this year.
The new employees, who will be based primarily in Baltimore and Cumberland, will operate trains and maintain tracks, locomotives and rail cars. The company...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 5:12 AM
Operating on a tip from police in Maryland, Carlisle Police caught a man with a stolen car. Frederick City Police reported that Kenneth Hall, 47, of Clarksburg, Massachusetts, was in the borough with the stolen 2002 Nissan.
Police found the car on...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 8:28 PM
A rally of motorcyclists commemorating the Sept. 11 attacks will be departing the Pentagon in Northern Virginia at about 6:45 a.m. Saturday, according to America's 911 Foundation Inc.
The convoy will be taking I-395 to the Baltimore-Washington Parkway....