WELL-KNOWN 'SUN' SIGNAGE COMES OFF NEWSPAPER'S FORMER CALVERT STREET HEADQUARTERS

Signage that long announced The Baltimore Sun's presence near the city's downtown core - reading “THE SUN” in massive letters visible...

MONDAY STORMS WASHED NEARLY 600,000 GALLONS OF SEWAGE-CONTAMINATED WATER INTO BALTIMORE HARBOR

Two rounds of heavy rainfall Monday washed nearly 600,000 gallons of sewage-contaminated stormwater into Baltimore's harbor, city officials...

 
 
 

CATHOLIC CHURCH: NO REPORTS OF ABUSE IN MARYLAND BY PRIEST ACCUSED IN PENNSYLVANIA

A priest who was accused of improper sexual relationships with girls in Pennsylvania and was later allowed to minister in Baltimore...

AS ANOTHER SURGE OF STORMWATER AND POLLUTION FLOWS THROUGH CONOWINGO DAM, SCIENTISTS WORRY ABOUT IMPACT ON OYSTERS, GRASSES

A surge of stormwater and pollution from Pennsylvania and New York was flowing into the Chesapeake Bay through the Conowingo Dam again...

 
 
 

ASSATEAGUE PARK HERD STALLION EUTHANIZED AFTER BEING STRUCK BY A CAR LAST WEEK

A 2-year-old stallion struck by a car last week at a national park on Maryland's Eastern Shore has been euthanized. Although the Assateague...

MARYLAND GOV. HOGAN PLEDGES $20 MILLION IN STATE FUNDS FOR OCEAN CITY CONVENTION CENTER RENOVATION

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is backing a plan to renovate and expand the convention center in Ocean City, pledging $20 million in state...

 
 
 

DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATE BEN JEALOUS OFFERS PLAN TO COMBAT LEAD POISONING WHILE CRITICIZING GOV. HOGAN'S EFFORTS

Ben Jealous, the Democratic nominee for governor, offered a plan Thursday to deal with lead poisoning in Maryland, saying Gov. Larry...

$36 MILLION GRANT TO FUND DEVELOPMENT OF VACCINE FOR LASSA VIRUS IN BALTIMORE

Two Baltimore firms will work to develop and manufacture a vaccine for the Lassa virus, a deadly emerging virus threat in Africa, under...

 
 
 

ANNE ARUNDEL POLICE RULE SEVERN WOMAN'S DEATH A HOMICIDE

Police have ruled a 29-year-old Severn woman's death a homicide and said Thursday they believe “this was a targeted incident and not...

FORMER NSA CONTRACTOR REALITY WINNER FACING 'LONGEST SENTENCE' FOR LEAK TO MEDIA

A Georgia woman who mailed a secret U.S. report to a news organization faces the "longest sentence" ever behind bars for a federal...

 
 
 

POLICE: GLEN BURNIE MAN KILLED UNCLE IN 'VIOLENT ASSAULT'

Anne Arundel police say a Glen Burnie man killed his uncle Wednesday evening in a “violent assault” at his home. The department wrote...

JORDAN MCNAIR'S FATHER: MARYLAND COACH DJ DURKIN 'SHOULDN'T BE ABLE TO WORK WITH ANYBODY ELSE'S KID'

The father of Jordan McNair, the 19-year-old Maryland football player who died of heatstroke weeks after collapsing at practice in...

 
 
 

POLICE SEARCHING FOR SUSPECT AFTER DOUBLE SHOOTING IN SOUTHWEST BALTIMORE EARLY THURSDAY

Baltimore police are searching for a suspect Thursday morning in a double shooting that injured two men in Southwest Baltimore. Police...

MARYLAND WEATHER: HEAT INDEX FORECAST TO APPROACH 100 THURSDAY IN BALTIMORE; AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT

Hot and humid conditions are forecast in the Baltimore region Thursday and Friday, helping to create unhealthy levels of air pollution,...

 
 
 

BALTIMORE'S CONFEDERATE MONUMENTS ARE GONE, BUT NOT FORGOTTEN

Mark Martindale has a favorite path through Wyman Park Dell, up and down sloping walkways, under the canopy of huge old trees and into...

CONSTRUCTION OF COLD SPRING LANE APARTMENTS TO BEGIN THIS WEEK, DEVELOPER SAYS

Klein Enterprises, a Pikesville-based development firm, plans to start construction this week on a 284-unit apartment building near...

 
 
 

FOR SERENA WILLIAMS POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION LIKE ANOTHER TRIMESTER OF PREGNANCY

Tennis great Serena Williams appeared to be a “super mom,” competing in Wimbledon just months after daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian...

FISH TALE: EDGEWATER PADDLEBOARDER REPORTS POSSIBLE SHARK BITE. OR WAS IT A CATFISH?

It sounds like the opening to a summer blockbuster. Chris Bowen was returning home from his evening paddleboarding excursion near Edgewater...

 
 
 

CIVILIAN REVIEW BOARD SAYS IT HAS NOT RECEIVED INTERNAL AFFAIRS CASES SINCE REFUSING CONFIDENTIALITY AGREEMENT

The independent city board that investigates Baltimore police misconduct said Wednesday that police have not sent any new cases to...

54-YEAR-OLD MAN SHOT TO DEATH IN PENN NORTH

A man was fatally shot in Balti

 
 
 



Meet the kids hacking our next election

Meet the kids hacking our next election

They may be as young as 7 years old, but these kids are smart enough to hack replicas of election systems across the country. How safe is our next election from a cyberattack? Read more ...

Fox News apologizes after using wrong photo during Aretha Franklin tribute

Fox News apologizes after using wrong photo during Aretha Franklin tribute

Fox News is in hot water after mistakenly using a picture of Patti LaBelle in place of Aretha Franklin. Read more ...

Argument over Aretha Franklin leads to shooting, witness says

Argument over Aretha Franklin leads to shooting, witness says

A witness to a Virginia shooting says it was an argument over who played, or would play Aretha Franklin in a movie about her life that led to shots being fired. Read more ...

Cuomo still feeling heat for saying America ‘was never that great'

Cuomo still feeling heat for saying America ‘was never that great'

The firestorm over Gov. Andrew Cuomo's remark that America “was never that great” is far from over. John Flanagan, the Republican majority leader of the New York State Senate... Read more ...

'4 years, 7 attempts, 3 miscarriages' in the making is what led to this...

'4 years, 7 attempts, 3 miscarriages' in the making is what led to this viral baby photo

The thousands of syringes were saved by the mother over the years. Read more ...

Student stabbed multiple times during first day of school in Oklahoma

Student stabbed multiple times during first day of school in Oklahoma

Police are investigating a stabbing that happened on the first day of school at a high school in Luther, Oklahoma. Read more ...

Aretha Franklin, The 'Queen Of Soul,' Dies At 76

Aretha Franklin, The 'Queen Of Soul,' Dies At 76

One of the most powerful and beloved voices of all time died Thursday in Detroit. (Image credit: Express Newspapers/Getty Images) Read more ...

Health officials approve generic competitor to EpiPen amid backlash to...

Health officials approve generic competitor to EpiPen amid backlash to rising prices

The new version from Teva Pharmaceuticals is the first that will be interchangeable with the original pen-like injector sold by Mylan. Read more ...

The Queen of Soul's most inspirational words

The Queen of Soul's most inspirational words

Nothing but “Respect” for Aretha Franklin. The legendary singer, who is dead at 76, will be remembered for her music and candor. Read more ...

FDA approves Teva's generic EpiPen in blow to Mylan

FDA approves Teva's generic EpiPen in blow to Mylan

Teva Pharmaceutical's generic version of EpiPen just got approved by the FDA on Thursday. Teva's stock is up 5.7% in Thursday afternoon trading. The news is a blow to Mylan NV... Read more ...