| Jun 29, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Although Maj. Gen. Lew Wallace's Union troops had slowed Confederates advance through Maryland at Monocacy in July 1964, the rebel march continued.
Confederate Lt. Gen. Jubal A. Early pressed his exhausted troop onto his next target: Washington.
| Jun 13, 2014
| 10:55 AM
La policía ha acusado a Ahmed Ouda de homicidio negligente con un vehículo de motor y falta de ceder el paso al virar a la izquierda después de una investigación sobre un accidente en noviembre que le cobró la vida a un motociclista.
Ouda, 19, de Carver...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 6:50 PM
A bicyclist riding across the country to raise money for cancer research died late Friday when she was hit by a vehicle while changing a tire on the side of the road in rural Kentucky.
Jamie Roberts was struck in Scott County outside of Lexington,...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 2:09 PM
The American Library Assn.'s Carnegie Medals were presented in Las Vegas on Sunday. Donna Tartt took the fiction prize for her novel "The Goldfinch," and Doris Kearns Goodwin was awarded the nonficiton prize for "The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt,...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 12:45 PM
As Maryland's move to the Big Ten Conference approaches, the school is planning a broad marketing campaign that will include a new slogan (THINK B1G) and celebratory events on campus and in Baltimore, the Washington area and New York City.
| May 20, 2014
| 11:05 AM
Youth in the news
County notes in the Times: "Guilford: Six youths and nine adults from Howard County were delegated to the twenty-fifth annual Maryland State Conference of the NAACP branches on Saturday May 1, at Rockville. At the...
| May 20, 2014
| 8:41 AM
The 11-acre site of a long-planned residential development in Laurel sold Friday for $8.5 million, the new Rockville-based owner said.
The new owner, Cohen Siegel Investors, LLC, plans to start work on the first phase of the Hawthorne Place project in...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:22 PM
GenStrip blood glucose test strips, sold by Shasta Technologies may give incorrect blood glucose readings and should not be used, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said today. According to a report on Medscape.com: A recall was issued after...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 9:03 AM
He went west to the heartland in 1983 with a guitar and a penny whistle, a political troubadour who was 20 but looked more like 15. And when he arrived, they gave him a phone, a map and a list of names, and said, "Go win part of Iowa for our...
| May 6, 2014
| 4:04 PM
Nothing could save Albert P. "Skip" Viragh Jr. from pancreatic cancer, but a $65 million gift from his foundation will help other patients suffering from that and other deadly cancers.
The money will be used to help pay for construction of a patient care...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 4:41 PM
A springtime snowfall dampening their signs, if not their spirits, several hundred activists divided into opposing groups Tuesday on the plaza in front of the Supreme Court to make their own opening arguments over the Affordable Care Act.
The point of...