| Oct 2, 2013
| 8:32 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — Best-selling author Tom Clancy, whose wildly successful technological thrillers made him one of the biggest publishing phenomena of his time, has died. He was 66.
Clancy arrived on best-seller lists in 1984 with "The Hunt for Red...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 11:37 AM
The scene on a Calvert County school bus at the beginning of the school year looked unremarkable and typical. At one point, a sixth-grade boy formed his fingers in the shape of a gun and pretended to shoot a classmate. Typical behavior, perhaps, for a boy...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 3:50 PM
A broad coalition of environmental and other groups urged Gov. Martin O'Malley Tuesday to oppose development of a natural gas export terminal on the Chesapeake Bay, calling it an unacceptable environmental and safety threat.
Members of the coalition,...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 1:21 PM
Clayton Lambert had not given much thought over the years about his near-state-record fish — until his 12-year-old son, Colton, caught a fish that qualified for one.
More than three decades after the elder Lambert's crappie came up 4 ounces...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 12:19 PM
A 24-year-old Virginia man who fled the country earlier this year after being charged with arson in Maryland was arrested on Tuesday at Washington Dulles International Airport, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
Jose Mejia Pineda had an...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 8:19 AM
In recent years, wild turkeys have become relatively common in Maryland, seen fairly regularly in wild areas and parks, and even turning up from time to time in more suburban areas.
The photograph published in Wednesday's edition of The Aegis showing...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 4:54 AM
One lucky Powerball player in Maryland is among those raking in the cash after Wednesday night's $448 million jackpot drawing, according to Maryland Lottery officials.
His or her second-tier take is a cool $1 million, officials said.
The ticket was...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 2:27 PM
Dennis S. Hill, a former Baltimore City Police Department spokesman known for his mellow voice, authoritative presence and accessibility to the media, died Saturday of heart disease at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Forest Hill resident was 71.
| Jul 26, 2013
| 7:31 PM
The four reigning national jousting champions — all from Maryland — recently received the Maryland Horse Industry Board’s Touch of Class Award at the 92nd Petersville Farmers Club Joust at the Petersville Farmers Club grounds in...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 4:18 PM
Crash experts from the National Transportation Safety Board were at a Glen Burnie salvage yard Thursday morning to look at the three vehicles involved in the Bay Bridge accident that catapulted a young woman and her car into the water.
At the same time,...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 4:51 PM
Two National Transportation Safety Board investigators will meet Thursday with Maryland officials to review the crash on the Bay Bridge that flung a woman and her car into the water.
The meeting with the Maryland Transportation Authority, operator of the...