| Feb 17, 2013
| 2:30 AM
| Jan 30, 2013
| 8:12 AM
Anne Arundel County Executive John Leopold treated the county government as his personal fiefdom, and he acted as if those paid by the public were his servants. He ordered them to engage in activity to further his political career, to facilitate his...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 4:30 PM
| Jan 23, 2013
| 1:02 PM
The attorney for former Bell Mayor Oscar Hernandez requested a mistrial Wednesday after news surfaced that one of the potential jurors in the municipal corruption case had lunch with an attorney involved in the case. The request was denied, though......
| Dec 28, 2012
| 3:01 AM
U.S surgeons leave a foreign object in a patient at least 39 times a week.
They perform the wrong procedure on a patient at least 20 times a week.
And they operate on the wrong body part at least 20 times a week.
That is what Johns Hopkins...
| Nov 30, 2012
A Chicago ophthalmologist who was the focus of a 2009 Tribune watchdog story was indicted by a federal grand jury this month on charges he defrauded his employees' pension benefit plan of more than $180,000.
In a five-count indictment, Dr. Nicholas...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 11:01 PM
We are facing the real prospect of a crisis in the healthcare field. Everyone in this country will be affected in the big cities and the small. The crisis will be far more dramatic in the rural areas than elsewhere.
We are facing a critical shortage of...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 8:52 AM
LIVONIA, Mich. (AP) — One of Michigan's newest justices knocks down the belief that there's something wrong with having sharp differences at the state Supreme Court.
Brian Zahra, who was appointed to the court in 2011 and wants to keep his job in...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 1:48 PM
MEET THE CANDIDATES
When Marylanders head to the polls Nov. 6, they will elect members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives in addition to casting their ballots for president. Dozens of people are running for a chance to represent the...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 6:04 PM
Among the queries considered by the Anne Arundel County Council this year are issues large and small that lawmakers have asked voters to resolve:
Should the Anne Arundel County Council take a vacation in August?
What day should the county executive...
| Sep 30, 2012
On the eighth floor of the Daley Center, behind a locked metal door, is a narrow room known as the vault.
Within its walls reside files that Cook County Circuit Court judges have ordered hidden from the public, something they have done hundreds of...