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  • Two suspects in Lehigh University student robbery arrested

    Two people are charged in a robbery Friday after they allegedly stole a cell phone and purse from a Lehigh University student. Police said the robbery happened around 9:40 p.m. on Asa Drive, just inside the property of the campus. Shadira Clarke, 20, of...
  • Intriga navideña: Heat vs. Cavaliers de LeBron el 25 de diciembre/Calendario/Nónima de Miami

    Intriga navideña: Heat vs. Cavaliers de LeBron el 25 de diciembre/Calendario/Nónima de Miami
    MIAMI — Santa Claus traerá un regalo muy especial para los seguidores del Heat de Miami el próximo 25 de diciembre. Como parte de la jornada navideña de la temporada 2014-15 de la NBA, el Heat recibirá ese día mágico a LeBron James y sus...
  • UF freshman DT Thomas Holley undergoes season-ending hip surgery and other Gators' injury updates

    UF freshman DT Thomas Holley undergoes season-ending hip surgery and other Gators' injury updates
    First-year freshman Thomas Holley underwent season-ending hip surgery on Monday to repair a torn labrum dating to high school, coach Will Muschamp said. The 6-foot-4, 285-pound Holley was one of the highest-rated members of the Gators’ 2014...
  • Protesters in Ferguson, Mo., ignore pleas to stay home

    As this troubled town awaited the arrival of U.S. Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr., local officials pleaded for calm Tuesday, protesters ignored requests to stay home, and schools remained closed for fear of the violence that has clutched Ferguson for nearly...
  • Ferguson streets turn tense around midnight

    Ferguson streets turn tense around midnight
    After a night of virtual calm on Ferguson streets, the protests turned tense shortly before midnight Tuesday when someone threw a bottle and police swarmed to make arrests.  The night appeared on the verge of spinning out of control when some protesters...
  • Ferguson turns tense around midnight; protesters step in to keep peace

    Ferguson turns tense around midnight; protesters step in to keep peace
    After a night of virtual calm on Ferguson streets, protests over the Aug. 9 police killing of an unarmed black man turned tense shortly before midnight Tuesday when someone threw a bottle and police swarmed to make an arrest. The night appeared on the...
  • Pizza gains sophistication in Baltimore

    Pizza gains sophistication in Baltimore
    When Edward Bosco and Marianne Kresevich decided to open a pizza restaurant, they didn't choose his hometown of Brooklyn, N.Y. And they didn't pick Chicago, where they were living at the time. Instead, the husband and wife moved to Baltimore and opened...
  • New York man dies after police chokehold; incident sparks outrage, debate

    New York man dies after police chokehold; incident sparks outrage, debate
    The death of a New York City man who was allegedly placed in a chokehold by a police officer last week has reignited discussions about an arrest tactic that has been outlawed in most police departments and linked to dozens of in-custody deaths. The case...
  • Sound Advice: These headphones will make you smile

    Q. I just moved to a one-bedroom apartment and I'm interested in options for music listening aside from using speakers. I was thinking about a turntable into a phono preamp, then into a headphoneamp powering good headphones. Do you recommend a setup...
  • L.A. engineering giant Aecom acquires major stadium builder

    Los Angeles architectural engineering firm Aecom Technology Corp. -- which has worked on sports stadiums for the Olympics, the World Cup and the NBA -- announced Tuesday that it had acquired Hunt Construction Group, a major stadium builder. The...
  • Rev. Joseph Messer, Roman Catholic priest

    Rev. Joseph Messer, Roman Catholic priest
    The Rev. Father Joseph Valentine Messer, a Roman Catholic priest who served in Glen Burnie and Severna Park, died of dementia complications Wednesday at Stella Maris Hospice. The Timonium resident was 90. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., he was the son of...