| Oct 20, 2013
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has a message for the young and uninsured: Obamacare is here to help. In her recent visit to Fusion, Sebelius promoted the law as particularly beneficial to young people because it allows them to...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 3:19 PM
While many strive to leave behind a single legacy, Dr. Alan Saffran leaves several: Those who knew him describe a loving father, a devoted physician, an international humanitarian — and a fantasy baseball pioneer.
"He was always the smartest guy...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 2:32 PM
Yeardley Love was the kind of young woman that would make any mother in her right mind proud. A stand-out lacrosse player in high school, she went on to play for the highly ranked University of Virginia team, where she was known for her integrity,...
| Sep 29, 2013
Mike London played through concussions. His son Brandon, a Canadian Football League receiver, recently sustained his second. A former co-worker sued the NFL over concussions that he claims led to anxiety, severe depression and thoughts of suicide.
| Sep 24, 2013
| 2:00 AM
Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler will jump into the 2014 race for governor Tuesday, setting the stage for what is likely to be a fiercely competitive contest for the Democratic nomination.
Gansler, 50, will formally launch his campaign...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Sherlock Swann Gillet, a Baltimore County farmer and water utility owner, died Sept. 9. Family members said that he went out for his daily horseback ride in Glyndon and did not return. He was later found in a field. Family members said he fell from his...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 10:30 AM
WASHINGTON — A University of Virginia sophomore who died after collapsing at a District nightclub last month took a purified form of ecstasy called Molly, a drug that police in Boston and New York have linked to three deaths, according to law...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 8:08 PM
A group of faculty and students at St. Mary's College of Maryland, which charges the highest in-state tuition of Maryland's public institutions, is advocating a new wage structure it says would keep student costs down by establishing a "living wage" for...
| Oct 16, 2013
Steve James' provocative documentary on concussions in sports, "Head Games," explores the science and indicts the powerful. But his storytelling truly excels when everyday moms, dads and kids reveal their hopes, fears and grief.
A Hampton native,...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 4:10 AM
Roughly 13 minutes into a science experiment involving sets of blocks, Dorian Larkins, who at that moment is two weeks shy of his third birthday, has had enough. He would rather play with the trains in the waiting room, and he says he has to pee.
| Aug 9, 2013
| 6:29 PM
— Bridget Henzel said she dreamed of playing collegiate softball since she joined the Williamsburg Starz travel program at the age of 8.
Nearly a decade later, the Warhill High product has achieved her goal. She recently verbally committed to play...