| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:01 AM
All westbound traffic is shut down on MD 198 in Laurel on Wednesday due to emergency roadwork at Old Portland Road at 8:40 a.m., according to the state Department of Transportation.
The eastbound traffic lane is bi-directional, DOT said.
| Jul 15, 2014
| 11:31 AM
Maryland Republicns will get a fundraising boost from Sen. Rand Paul tonight.
Paul -- a Kentucky Republican often touted as a potential presidential candidate -- will speak to supporters at a fundraiser in Silver Spring. Individual tickets begin at...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 7:19 PM
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said Tuesday that the city would help shelter immigrant children who have been detained after crossing the border and has begun talks with a federal agency about doing so.
"Before you get partisan, before you tell me...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 6:17 AM
All traffic is shut down on MD 178 in Crownsville due to a single-vehicle crash at Paul Birch Drive at 7:50 a.m. on Monday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
A collision on Interstate 97 South in Crownsville at MD 178 has closed the...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 10:56 AM
Northrop Grumman Corp. will break ground Monday on a new space engineering facility in Linthicum, according to a release from the defense contractor.
The $20 million, 25,000-square-foot facility is expected to be completed next summer. Eighty...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 8:50 PM
More than half a million young immigrants who were granted temporary deportation waivers can apply for a two-year extension, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said Thursday, in what may be a template for more sweeping White House action before the...
| May 30, 2014
Sunday, June 1
Pet Rock music The Bayside Summer Concert Series will present the group Pet Rock performing from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., at Downs Park, 8311 John Downs Loop, Pasadena. Enjoy lively music and bay breezes. Information: aacounty.org/RecParks/...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 4:43 PM
When President Uhuru Kenyatta blamed "local political networks" on Tuesday for extremist attacks on several coastal villages, Kenyans were left wondering whom to believe: their president or the Somali terrorist group that claimed responsibility.
| Jun 24, 2014
| 1:14 AM
Five people were killed Monday night in fresh attacks near Lamu on the Kenyan coast, a week after militants killed about 60 people in and around Mpeketoni village.
The attack happened in Witu, just outside Mpeketoni, close to the scene of last week&...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 10:08 PM
A Pennsylvania Methodist minister, who was defrocked six months ago after officiating at his son’s same-sex wedding, on Tuesday won his appeal to have his religious credentials restored.
The Rev. Frank Schaefer had been suspended for 30 days on...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 4:34 PM
The Anne Arundel County Council approved a spending plan Friday that includes a small property tax break and funding for teacher raises, more police officers and firefighters and additional grants to nonprofit groups.
The $1.35 billion operating budget...