| Jan 31, 2014
| 6:13 PM
Drug dealers are lacing heroin with the potent painkiller fentanyl, creating a deadly cocktail that is killing unknowing users — sometimes within minutes of use.
The drug combination has killed dozens of people in several states, prompting law...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 11:44 AM
Por Aurelio Moreno/El Sentinel
MIAMI --- Con la participación de “ocho grandes” del fútbol europeo, incluyendo al Real Madrid de España, los ingleses Manchester City y Unitedl; y el italiano AC Milan, regresa este verano a Estados Unidos el...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 7:37 AM
Each week The Sun's John McIntyre presents a relatively obscure but evocative word with which you may not be familiar, another brick to add to the wall of your vocabulary. This week's word:
Yes, this week it's a proper noun, and one that is...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 7:14 AM
It's starting to look like a huge summer for Farm Bureau Live amphitheater in Virginia Beach. In addition to previously unveiled shows by Elton John, Jimmy Buffett and Dave Matthews, promoters announced Monday that Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 7:17 AM
A University of Chicago student was found dead in his dorm room over the weekend, a discovery that was made after complaints of a foul odor and one that shocked the campus community.
It wasn’t clear when Nicholas Barnes, 20, died, police said, but...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 8:03 AM
A snowy pattern over the past couple of weeks has seasonal accumulations to date running more than 2 feet ahead of normal for parts of the Northeast, and nearly 10 inches ahead of normal in Baltimore.
According to the National Weather Service,...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 7:50 AM
Baltimore electro-maestro Dan Deacon will open for Arcade Fire, the Grammy-winning indie rock act from Montreal, on select dates of the band's Reflektor Tour, according to a press release and Deacon's Twitter account.
The dates are in March, and the...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 12:02 PM
Originally published in the Chicago Tribune Feb. 12, 1993
The art of the movies is sometimes a matter of personal expression, sometimes a matter of matching the perfect vehicle to a particular star.
The latter is the case with "Groundhog Day," a...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 11:42 AM
Walt Fuchs, who taught philosophy at Towson University for more than four decades, died of cancer Feb. 11 in a hospital in Gottingen, Germany. The Towson resident was 71.
Born Wolfgang Walter Fuchs in Berlin and raised in Pittsburgh, he earned a Bachelor...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 5:02 PM
A former National Guard employee from Bel Air, charged in crimes that prosecutors say might have cost the government $300,000, has agreed to plead guilty, according to court filings.
U.S. District Judge Arthur J. Schwab set a March 27 hearing date in...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 3:30 PM
Here are some of the things Broward County commissioners did today:
* Agreed to contribute $40,000 toward a feasibility study for a public-private partnership that would yield a new federal courthouse in downtown Fort Lauderdale. The county, city and...