| May 8, 2014
| 8:10 PM
In the closing days of World War II, the Monuments Men, whose story was depicted in the George Clooney film, recovered 39 photo albums of Nazi-looted art from a Bavarian castle.
The albums were introduced into evidence at the Nuremberg war crimes trials...
| May 19, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Kiplinger's Personal Finance
For more than 45 years, Warren Buffett, the chief executive officer of Berkshire Hathaway (symbol BRK-B, $124), has declined to pay a dividend. A vocal group of shareholders would like that to change. But Buffett has...
| May 9, 2014
| 7:45 PM
Former Maryland cornerback cornerback Dexter McDougle was drafted by the New York Jets in the third round.
McDougle missed the final nine games of his senior year with a fractured shoulder blade suffered last September.
McDougle returned in time for...
| May 10, 2014
| 9:28 AM
Helping manufacturers in Maryland, where the sector has changed — and shrunk — dramatically in the last generation, takes a certain type of person.
Like Brian Sweeney, an engineer and attorney who grew up in a factory.
Sweeney is executive...
| May 12, 2014
| 11:10 AM
A friend of mine who is a federal retiree uses hearing aids. We meet once a month for breakfast at a restaurant, which sometimes can be very noisy, with clanging of pots and dropped dishes. These noises are bothersome to me but when they occur, I can...
| May 14, 2014
| 11:18 AM
More than a week after Seth Allen became the fourth Maryland player with remaining eligibility to leave the program since the season ended, Mark Turgeon is still trying to find another guard.
The hope of getting an experienced point guard to back up...
| May 15, 2014
| 1:50 PM
Megan Michelle Armstrong, daughter of Mark and Trish Armstrong, of Ellicott City, formerly of Catonsville, wed Kyle William Askine, son of Karen and Joseph Lunz, of Havre de Grace, and Charles and Debbie Askine, who live in Jacksonville, on March 15,...
| May 15, 2014
| 8:00 PM
— Every week this spring, Pat Groller drove to remote Dorchester Pond and traipsed through the forest, bucket in hand, to check her traps. Her quarry: The mysterious bees that keep wildflowers blooming here year after year.
"It's a trek, but I'...
| May 6, 2014
| 4:55 PM
Several steps away from the crumbling edge of East 26th Street in Charles Village, a construction worker slowly unrolled a long yellow measuring tape into a circular hole about the size of a sewer manhole lid.
Foot after foot of the tape disappeared as...
| May 7, 2014
| 4:13 PM
Top-seeded Maryland rolls into the NCAA tournament looking to extend some of the most impressive streaks in any college sport.
The Terps are in the NCAA tournament for a record 30th time and 25th consecutive time. No other women's lacrosse team has...
| May 7, 2014
| 8:09 PM
At least one issue appeared to unite three Democratic candidates for Maryland governor on Wednesday night during the first of two televised debates before the June 24 primary election.
Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown, Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler and...