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Annual ‘UDon’t Need It?’ program begins
NewarkPostOnline.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 00:15:00 -0400
University of Delaware students and graduating seniors who have unwanted household items can start dropping off their gently-used furniture, electronics and appliances to the annual ‘UDon’t Need It?’

Boy Scouts’ leader says ban on gay adults not sustainable
StarDem.com / Thu, 21 May 2015 17:25:00 -0400
NEW YORK (AP) — The president of the Boy Scouts of America, Robert Gates, said Thursday that the organization’s longstanding ban on participation by openly gay adults is no longer sustainable and call

Environmentalists seize on latest Santa Barbara oil spill
StarDem.com / Thu, 21 May 2015 17:33:00 -0400
GOLETA, Calif. (AP) — The oil spill this week on the Santa Barbara coast is just a drop in the bucket compared with the catastrophic blowout here in 1969, but it has become a new rallying point for en

Traffic volume expected to be up for Memorial Day weekend
StarDem.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 03:45:00 -0400
STEVENSVILLE — It looks as if the upcoming long Memorial Day holiday weekend is going to be a busy one on Maryland highways, according to new projections from AAA Mid-Atlantic and the Maryland Transpo

Subtle differences after indictment in Gray case could be sign of shift in thinking
BaltimoreSun.com / Thu, 21 May 2015 21:23:00 EDT
The differences between indictments returned Thursday against six Baltimore Police officers in the death of Freddie Gray and the initial charges filed this month suggest prosecutors have refined their approach to the case, legal analysts say — or, possibly, that a grand jury balked at the some...

Orioles grind way to victory
Herald-Mail.com / Thu, 21 May 2015 23:15:00 -0400
Six hours after the scheduled time of the first pitch, Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter spoke with admiration about the way his players and the Seattle Mariners handled a tight game and a leng

ATF seeks suspects in fires during rioting
BaltimoreSun.com / Thu, 21 May 2015 21:23:26 EDT
ATF officials are offering up to $10,000 in rewards after releasing photos of suspects who intentionally set fires during the rioting last month, including at the CVS at Pennsylvania and North avenues.

Indictments in Freddie Gray case ‘a step toward justice’
BaltimoreSun.com / Thu, 21 May 2015 21:55:00 EDT
Some Baltimore residents who took to the streets demanding justice in Freddie Gray's death welcomed — but hesitated to celebrate — the indictments announced Thursday of all six officers involved.

Nationals’ Harper anything but dull
Herald-Mail.com / Thu, 21 May 2015 23:17:00 -0400
There's rarely a dull moment when it comes to Bryce Harper.

Christina takes grassroots approach to promoting latest referendum
NewarkPostOnline.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 01:00:00 -0400
When the Christina School District referendum overwhelmingly failed in February, Christy Mannering was angry about the way the district went about the process.

Keeping it in the family: Some St. John’s Catholic Prep graduates receive diplomas from relatives
FrederickNewsPost.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 00:30:00 -0400
For a few graduating seniors at St. John’s Catholic Prep, Thursday’s commencement ceremony was a family affair.

Blue Angels spread wings over Annapolis
StarDem.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 04:00:00 -0400
ANNAPOLIS — Picture this: reaching speeds of 400 miles per hour in a matter of seconds, conducting barrel rolls and evasive maneuvers and then landing aboard an aircraft carrier and coming to a full s

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