| Mar 25, 2012
| 4:20 AM
Michelle Dufour wants to make a fashion statement, like many people. But when it comes to one particular T-shirt, she really is making a statement. She is after a T-shirt that displays the message: "Free Sean" as in Saints Coach Sean Payton. It also has...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 5:10 PM
Early Friday in a small, brightly lit operating room in Johns Hopkins Hospital, a half-dozen doctors and nurses huddled over the gut of a cancer patient, quietly passing metal instruments and surgical sutures.
After more than four hours of cutting and...
| Mar 31, 2012
From the bayou country of Lafayette to the cobblestone streets of the French Quarter in New Orleans, Cajun ideas about food, music or local haunts come freely from everyone, often accompanied by a family tale.
"Down here, people love to show you around,"...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 8:05 AM
Starting Monday, some DART commuters will have to pay a parking fee.
The agency says those who don’t live in one of 13 member cities and choose to park at either Parker Road or North Carrollton/Frankford stations will have to pay $2 a day or $40...
| Dec 21, 2011
Facebook may boast more than 800 million active users.
But chances are you still know someone who refuses to sign up.
They’re being called Facebook resisters. So who are these holdouts and? Why don’t they want to be a part of the world&...
| Dec 25, 2011
| 2:44 PM
Commuter advocates and Maryland lawmakers say they will fight to renew an expiring tax credit that benefits mass-transit users, including MARC riders.
Current federal law allows commuters to withhold up to $230 in pre-tax income each month that can be...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 7:57 PM
Galilee Lutheran Church is sponsoring a field trip to the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington with the Rev. Hank Simon on Jan. 7. Participants will see the exhibit "Manifold Greatness: The Creation and Afterlife of the King James Bible."...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 4:38 PM
The skeletons aren't creeping out of Newt Gingrich's closet, they're coming from a county courthouse, where paperwork from Gingrich's first divorce has been hidden for years.
Gingrich, now on his third marriage, has been questioned about his divorce from...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 3:19 PM
The calendar of the ancient Central American Mayan civilization has become the focus of people wondering if we are approaching the end of the world in eleven months.
Whether it is true or not, books and movies have been based on the theory and there is...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 8:34 AM
Schools in seven local districts have earned 2012 Board of Education Excellence Awards, Gov. Bob McDonnell announced Thursday morning.
The award is part of his Virginia Index of Performance (VIP) incentive program for schools that exceed state and...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 6:52 AM
Baltimore's Board of Estimates Wednesday morning was expected to approve funds to expand the Safe Streets violence intervention program into a new neighborhood, and officials say there could be an additional two new sites by 2013.
The Safe Streets ...