| Jun 21, 2014
| 6:50 PM
The Team Maryland baseball team on Saturday won its first Heartland Classic championship in Norman, Okla.
Maryland beat Team Texas, 4-0, after losing to the defending tournament champions, 11-1, on Wednesday.
Right fielder Andy Szamski (Eastern Tech)...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 8:32 AM
Maryland’s largest theme park is about to take a new roller coaster for a spin.
Six Flags America in Upper Marlboro on Saturday launches Ragin' Cajun, a ride that is billed as the first of its kind at the park.
At just over 40 feet, the ride...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 4:06 PM
Days after the federal government abandoned plans to house immigrant children in a Baltimore office building, the Obama administration has begun to explore other sites in Maryland, including one in Prince George's County, documents obtained by The...
| May 8, 2014
| 3:09 PM
Jerome Couplin III waits, which isn't easy for someone whose athletic career is built upon forcing action and imposing himself on his surroundings.
Such is the burden of many NFL prospects, who put in the work to give themselves a chance for a pro...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 9:44 AM
New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan will be the main speaker at the Maryland Democratic Party's annual gala May 21 in Upper Marlboro, Gov. Martin O'Malley announced Friday.
Hassan, the nation's only Democratic female governor, was elected in 2012 with...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Melwood applauds Sen. Thomas M. Middleton's efforts to increase pay for caregivers who directly support people with disabilities ("Fairness for caregivers," March 20).
Based in Upper Marlboro, Melwood is one of the largest employers of people with...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 9:33 AM
The author of "The Heat Seekers" is now feeling the heat herself.
Kristina L. Roberts of Upper Marlboro, better known to fans as Zane, owes the state more than $340,000 in back taxes, according to Comptroller Peter Franchot.
She topped the list of...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 7:40 PM
Curie’s Cliff Alexander, Young’s Jahlil Okafor and Marian Catholic’s Tyler Ulis all have stated strong cases to become Illinois’ Mr. Basketball in 2014.
All three can add McDonald’s All-American to their resumes.
| Feb 17, 2014
| 2:01 PM
RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. – President Obama squeezed in one last round of golf on Monday before wrapping up his secluded Presidents Day weekend and heading back to Washington.
Obama made no public appearances for three full days while hosting his...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 11:55 AM
WASHINGTON – President Obama moved ahead Tuesday with plans to further tighten restrictions on carbon emissions from trucks and buses, saying the new fuel efficiency rules will reduce pollution, save consumers money and help cut back on oil imports....
| Feb 24, 2014
| 2:21 PM
WASHINGTON — Last June, the Washington Wizards asked Victor Oladipo to work out for them at their practice facility at Verizon Center. The Wizards held the third overall pick in the draft.
But Oladipo declined.
Instead, his camp informed Wizards...