| Feb 12, 2013
| 7:07 PM
Though much remained unknown about the suspect in the shootings near the University of Maryland's College Park campus, a picture emerged Tuesday of a quiet, studious young man who had completed several high-profile summer internships with NASA.
| May 31, 2013
| 3:54 AM
Federal regulators and state police plan a wide-ranging review of the waste-removal company owned by the trucker seriously hurt when a CSX train collided with his truck at a crossing. The company, Alban Waste, had been flagged in the past for safety...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 2:11 PM
Geocaching enthusiasts liken the game to a massive outdoor treasure hunt.
And while the prize is usually small, the hunt is actually the big pay-off, say players.
As a way to encourage more people to get out and explore more of Maryland's...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 3:32 PM
A former corrections officer who was at the center of a months-long investigation into the 2008 asphyxiation of an accused cop killer at the Prince George's County jail pleaded guilty Friday to obstructing justice, admitting that he gave police a false...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 3:37 PM
PERRYVILLE -- A year ago, Ray Culp weighed 406 pounds and the outlook for his health was grim; he needed a walker and oxygen supply to get around. Today, his weight is down to 270, and he cites two reasons for the vast improvement in his health: He had...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 1:50 PM
With the use of high-tech global positioning system (GPS) gadgets, an adventurous outdoor treasure hunt game called geocaching has grown tremendously in popularity since it first started in the early 2000s.
According to Geocaching.com, there currently...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 4:13 PM
Robert Shipley Auerbach, one of the founding members of the Maryland Green Party and the party's three-time nominee for the U.S. House of Representatives, died Dec. 12 from injuries suffered in a hit-and-run accident that evening in Greenbelt. He was 92....
| Apr 29, 2013
| 10:55 AM
Now that the 2013 Maryland General Assembly session is in the rear-view mirror, few who travel the roads in our state can deny that one of the most important accomplishments this past session was putting in place a long-term solution to the state's...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 2:29 PM
Spring stirs pollen, and also dust — high-flying dust that's blown thousands of miles to reach North America in greater amounts than scientists have known before, with potential impact on the climate and air quality.
Mineral dust rises from dry...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 5:30 PM
If the longstanding rumors are true and Gov. Martin O’Malley really does have his sights set on a presidential nomination, the 2013 legislative session could go a long way toward solidifying his liberal qualifications for a Democratic primary...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 4:27 PM
Jennifer Stern, a NASA scientist at Goddard Space Station in Greenbelt, Md., and a member of the team that created the instrumentation for sample taking and analysis aboard the Rover Curiosity, headlined a recent public lecture at Cedar Crest College...