| Jun 5, 2014
| 2:43 PM
Cigna Corp. opened a new call center in the Pittsburgh, Pa., region with 100 new workers and 50 more who will be added by the end of the year.
The insurer is adding more customer service jobs to handle its increasing membership, the company said....
| Apr 25, 2014
| 4:19 PM
A 16-year-old boy refused to drop the knives he was using in a slashing attack at a Pennsylvania school and told a school official that he had “more people to kill,” according to a police affidavit released Friday.
Alex Hribal was...
| May 28, 2014
| 11:30 AM
Date: March 29
Her story: Annabelle Alberts, 30, grew up in Detroit. She lived in New York City for 31/2 years before moving to Maryland in September 2012. She is the manager of marketing for Deloitte Forensic in Baltimore. Her parents, Marcia and...
| May 1, 2014
| 8:33 AM
A CSX freight train carrying about 8,000 tons of coal partially derailed in Bowie early Thursday morning, according to CSX officials and the Prince George's County Fire & EMS Department.
The incident marked the third major Mid-Atlantic incident for the...
| May 2, 2014
| 1:17 PM
Jack McT. Dibler, a much-revered Howard County chemistry teacher who was also an avid Washington Capitals fan, died Tuesday of esophageal cancer at the University of Maryland Medical Center. He was 63.
The son of a truck driver and a housekeeper, Jack...
| May 24, 2014
| 12:50 PM
| May 3, 2014
| 10:38 PM
Annapolis skipper John White, whose USA 1162 team won the only race of the day in the J/80 class, earned North Sails Local Boat of the Day at the Sperry Top-Sider NOOD Regatta Annapolis on the Chesapeake Bay.
“Off the starting line, we were...
| May 8, 2014
| 12:30 PM
A&E is expanding its nonfiction programming slate with four new series and four new pilots, including the series ""Godfather of Pittsburgh"," about a Pennsylvania wiseguy with a restaurant and nightclub empire, and "Love Prison," (working title) where...
| Feb 23, 2014
"But most of all I shall remember the monarchs, that unhurried westward drift of one small winged form after another, each drawn by some invisible force."
— Rachel Carson, in a letter to Dorothy Freeman, Sept. 10, 1963.
After news broke recently...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 11:57 AM
Stand-up comedian John Pinette has died at age 50.
According to the Associated Press, the comedian, who was best known for his routine about an all-you-can eat Chinese buffet and for guest-starring on the series finale of "Seinfeld," was found dead of...
| Mar 18, 2014
If your spring and summer travel plans include a big city, presumably you don't need or even want a rented car, and you probably don't want to pay for taxis everywhere you go. So check the transit options. Fortunately, transit systems in many big cities...