| Feb 23, 2013
| 9:30 AM
I look at the photograph of attempted murderer Daniel Gladden, and underneath the thin veneer of looking pseudo-tough, I see a young man who is seemingly angry with the universe ("Gladden pleads guilty in shooting," Feb. 20). I ask myself just when our...
| Feb 24, 2013
Marc Collins was a carefree, 28-year-old Brit looking to blow off some steam when he and a buddy decided to fly to the U.S. for a week's vacation in May 1991.
"My friend (David) and I wanted to take in the sights, so we flew to Miami," recalls Marc, now...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Really, Dan? Joe Flacco is equal to Johnny U ("Super Bowl victory was Baltimore to the bone," Feb. 5)?
I am a big Flacco fan, not so much a Rodricks fan. Only time will tell if Joe Cool is on the same level as Johnny U.
Dan, however, is on par with...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 6:27 AM
The following is compiled from police reports from the Towson and Cockeysville precincts. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.
A food delivery driver was robbed at gunpoint as he tried...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 6:45 AM
The Roman Catholic Church is at the most perplexing time in it's storied, at times sordid, history. For the first time in more than 600 years, a pope has chosen to retire, due mostly to deteriorating health issues. Is that truly the most prominent...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 7:27 PM
Two people died as a result of a diving accident at Aberdeen Proving Ground on Tuesday afternoon, the Army confirmed.
The deaths were said to be two Navy divers who were working in the installation's Underwater Explosion Test Facility, also known as...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 8:56 PM
Two Navy divers died in the Super Pond at Aberdeen Proving Ground on Tuesday, less than a month after the death of another diver at the same location.
Officials at the Army base in Harford County released few details late Tuesday about the incident,...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 8:00 AM
In a recent commentary, former Gov. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. described several examples of what he saw as over-the-top political correctness on college and university campuses ("Campus liberals run amok," Feb. 24). However, one does not need to resort to...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 3:13 PM
A longtime deacon at a Fullerton church was charged Friday with possessing "numerous files of child pornography," Baltimore County police said.
William Steven Albaugh, 67, a deacon at St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church on Belair Road, was arrested at his...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 5:01 PM
Aberdeen Proving Ground's "Super Pond" has been closed indefinitely while investigations continue into the deaths of three divers in the underwater explosion test facility in the past month, the Army announced Friday.
Col. Gordon A. Graham, commander of...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 9:30 AM
The accidental shooting of a University of Maryland police officer trainee in a an exercise is a public relations disaster that Baltimore's mayor and police commissioner wish were just a bad dream ("Campus officer shot in training," Feb. 13).