| Feb 9, 2013
| 12:49 PM
At the time of her brother's arrest and trial, Patricia Booth-Townes supported the death penalty — "an eye for an eye," as she put it. Even after her brother was sentenced to die, she says, she didn't waver. She just didn't believe he'd committed...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 10:24 AM
A 38-year-old Baltimore man has been charged in the murder of a 32-year-old city HIV outreach worker who he said he met on an online dating site, after being taken into custody Saturday driving her vehicle with blood stains on his clothes.
| Jan 29, 2013
| 7:28 PM
Police shot a man in Northwest Baltimore Tuesday in the third such incident since Friday, and are still searching for a potential victim they say the man may have shot earlier.
Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said police were checking license plates...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 1:11 PM
The Baltimore officer who shot a man Tuesday was also involved in a controversial shooting in 2007 in which the man he shot ultimately won a $40,000 lawsuit against the Police Department.
Police identified the officer Thursday as Donald Muir Jr., a...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 2:00 PM
The Maryland Jockey Club, which owns both Pimlico and Laurel Park, submitted its plan for capital improvements to the state Friday.
The plan has not yet become public but likely will early next week when it has been reviewed by the Maryland Racing...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 5:40 PM
Pimlico is home to some of the most exhilarating and important horse races in history. It annually hosts the Preakness, the second stop on the road to the Triple Crown and primary revenue-driver for its ownership group.
As the Maryland Jockey Club charts...
| May 11, 2013
| 11:02 PM
Graham Peck, a 23-year-old from Baltimore, won the "Down the Stretch for SGK" Preakness 5K on Saturday morning at Pimlico Race Course, finishing in 17 minutes, 41 seconds.
Jason Farber was second, 10 seconds back. Peck's father, Henry, finished 16th...
| May 12, 2013
| 6:43 PM
Orb's path to the finish line in the second leg of the Triple Crown remains uncrowded.
Normandy Invasion, the fourth-place finisher in the Kentucky Derby, dropped from contention for Saturday's 138th running of the Preakness on Sunday.
| May 13, 2013
| 1:18 PM
Doug O’Neill is back in Baltimore, this year to spoil a Triple Crown instead of take the next step toward winning one.
A year after bringing I’ll Have Another to Baltimore just two days after winning the Kentucky Derby, then frantically...
| May 13, 2013
| 10:54 AM
Orb’s reputation began growing at Churchill Downs the Monday before the Kentucky Derby, when the colt breezed four furlongs in 47.80. The run looked effortless and made Orb the talk of Louisville – and the morning-line favorite.
| May 13, 2013
| 6:35 PM
Orb, the Kentucky Derby winner who will be the favorite to win Saturday's 138th running of the Preakness, rarely enters his stall until he has had time to graze.
On Monday afternoon, the strapping colt co-owned by Baltimore County resident Stuart...