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LSU-Florida rivalry still going strong at SEC Media Days
Tue, 11 Jul 2017 19:05:00 -0400
The LSU-Florida rivalry was amplified this past season with the game's postponement and then move to Baton Rouge. It was a major controversy then and remained a hot button issue on day 2 of SEC Media Days when the Gators…

Dennis Wise, notorious Baltimore crime figure referenced in ‘The Wire,’ released after decades in pr
Tue, 11 Jul 2017 16:02:27 PDT

Dennis D. Wise, an alleged hit man from Baltimore who was locked up for murder in 1979 and then accused of running a large-scale criminal enterprise out of the former Maryland House of Correction, has been released from prison after striking a deal with prosecutors.

Wise — a notorious figure in...


Dennis Wise, notorious Baltimore crime figure referenced in ‘The Wire,’ released after decades in pr
Tue, 11 Jul 2017 16:02:27 PDT

Dennis D. Wise, an alleged hit man from Baltimore who was locked up for murder in 1979 and then accused of running a large-scale criminal enterprise out of the former Maryland House of Correction, has been released from prison after striking a deal with prosecutors.

Wise — a notorious figure in...


Dennis Wise, notorious Baltimore crime figure referenced in ‘The Wire,’ released after decades in pr
Tue, 11 Jul 2017 16:02:27 PDT

Dennis D. Wise, an alleged hit man from Baltimore who was locked up for murder in 1979 and then accused of running a large-scale criminal enterprise out of the former Maryland House of Correction, has been released from prison after striking a deal with prosecutors.

Wise — a notorious figure in...


Ciro Arthur Pistorio, truck supervisor
Tue, 11 Jul 2017 15:55:00 PDT

Ciro Arthur "Jerry" Pistorio, a retired truck supervisor, died of complications from a stroke July 8 at his Cockeysville home. He was 81.

Born in Baltimore, he was the son of Salvatore Pistorio and Antonette Gelsomino. He attended St. Katharine of Siena School and was a 1955 graduate of City College,...


Frank Gant, architect who led renovation of parts of Hopkins’ Homewood campus
Tue, 11 Jul 2017 15:49:00 PDT

Frank Gant, a retired architect who designed a bank in the shape of a Chesapeake Bay sailboat and later led the renovation of parts of the the Johns Hopkins University's Homewood campus, died of congestive heart failure July 7 at Rockville General Hospital in Vernon, Conn. He was 78 and lived in...


Authorities scour Pennsylvania farmland for 4 missing men, including Loyola student
Tue, 11 Jul 2017 15:45:00 PDT

The search for four missing young Pennsylvania men — including one who is a Loyola student — feared to be the victims of foul play resumed Tuesday, a day after authorities arrested a man linked to a property that has become the focus of the investigation.

Officials said they were chasing "incredibly...


Ten years since ‘Sicko,’ still seeking a cure
Tue, 11 Jul 2017 15:35:00 PDT

Ten years ago this month, Michael Moore's "Sicko" offered a blistering survey of the for-profit health insurance industry. The two-hour polemic focused not so much on the 48 million Americans who were at the time uninsured, but on men and women engaged in futile battles with their private insurers...


After deadly London fire, Marriott reviewing material used on Harbor East hotel
Tue, 11 Jul 2017 15:29:17 PDT

Marriott International and city officials say they are reviewing the cladding on the outside of the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront hotel — cladding its manufacturer says is made of the same material that accelerated a deadly London apartment building fire four weeks ago.

The reviews were prompted...


Birthing centers provide alternative for expecting moms
Tue, 11 Jul 2017 14:20:00 PDT

For expectant moms who don’t want to deliver their babies in a hospital, birthing center are another option. Shaina French, is a certified nurse midwife with Anne Arundel Medical Group Bay Area Midwifery, a freestanding birth center located on the main hospital campus of Anne Arundel Medical Center,...


Bernie Sanders to endorse Ben Jealous for Maryland governor
Tue, 11 Jul 2017 13:36:00 PDT

Former NAACP president Ben Jealous will receive a boost in his efforts to win progressive support in his bid for the Democratic nomination for governor Thursday when he receives an endorsement from Bernie Sanders.

The Vermont senator is scheduled to appear with Jealous in Silver Spring at an event...


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