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Midshipman misses big money on Jeopardy
BaltimoreSun.com / Sat, 25 Feb 2017 19:56:00 PST

Though he led after the first round of the two-round Jeopardy college tournament, U.S. Naval Academy Midshipman 4th Class Gary Tse, of Ellicot City, missed out on winning the $100,000 grand prize falling to a student from M.I.T.

After the first final round, Tse led eventual winner Lilly Chin, a...


Newark-area man facing charges after bullets hit neighbor’s house
NewarkPostOnline.com / Sun, 26 Feb 2017 18:01:00 -0500
A Newark-area man was arrested on several charges last week after bullets fired from a makeshift, backyard shooting range hit a neighbor’s house, police said.

O’s Bourn says he was hurt in a football training drill
Herald-Mail.com / Sun, 26 Feb 2017 22:17:00 -0500
On Friday, the speedy 34-year-old broke his right ring finger catching a football at a workout.

Bill opposed by Ticketmaster aims to make event tickets freely transferable in Maryland
BaltimoreSun.com / Sun, 26 Feb 2017 14:19:06 PST

State lawmakers will begin hearings this week on legislation that would prohibit companies from restricting the resale of tickets for entertainment and sporting events.

The proposed legislation has entertainment giant Ticketmaster on the defensive against competitors such as ticket resale website...


Russia, Norway win team cross-country sprints at worlds
Herald-Mail.com / Sun, 26 Feb 2017 12:41:28 -0500
LAHTI, Finland (AP) — Russia won the men's cross-country skiing team sprint at the world championships Sunday after a dramatic last-lap crash wrecked the chances of the two leading teams.

Newark historian honored for helping preserve Cooch’s Bridge battlefield
NewarkPostOnline.com / Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500
Lt. Col. William Conley III, an Army veteran, retired educator and historian from Newark, recently received an award from The Military Order of the World Wars, a veterans service organization.

Harris slates in-person town hall
StarDem.com / Sat, 25 Feb 2017 16:00:00 -0500
EASTON — U.S. Rep. Andy Harris, R-Md.-1st, is planning an in-person town hall for late March following two tele-town halls for Eastern Shore residents this week.

Jimmie Johnson playing with house money in drive for 8 titles
BaltimoreSun.com / Sat, 25 Feb 2017 12:25:00 PST

Go ahead and say it. Jimmie Johnson doesn’t care.

You know. The V Word. Vanilla. Bring it, baby.

“I don’t give a [bleep] anymore,” Johnson said earlier this week, sitting pretty outside his motorcoach at Daytona International Speedway.

Johnson always  has been kind of an acquired taste for a noticeable...


St. Vincent de Paul bids farewell as longtime pastor, the Rev. Richard ‘Dick’ Lawrence, retires
BaltimoreSun.com / Sun, 26 Feb 2017 16:56:39 PST

The Rev. Richard T. Lawrence hadn't even begun his first blessing at Mass Sunday morning when applause broke out.

"Good morning," was as far as the 74-year-old pastor got.

The standing-room-only crowd at St. Vincent de Paul Church in Jonestown gave Lawrence — known to many as Dick — several standing...


Wieters: ‘I always wanted to play for the same team my whole career’
StarDem.com / Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:14:00 -0500
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (TNS) — Matt Wieters slid his arms through the sleeves of a jersey that didn’t belong to the Orioles for the first time as a professional Friday. His familiar No. 32 was on the back, but…

Former Terps remember Maryland’s 2001 Final Four and 2002 national championship teams
BaltimoreSun.com / Sat, 25 Feb 2017 15:38:00 PST
Members of the 2001 and 2002 Maryland Final Four teams got together Saturday as they were honored in College Park.

Terriers send Mids to 1-3
BaltimoreSun.com / Sat, 25 Feb 2017 13:30:00 PST

There is something about Patriot League openers that just does not agree with the Navy men's lacrosse team.

Attackman Jack Wilson scored his third goal of the game with 1.5 seconds remaining as Boston University beat No. 17 Navy, 8-7, in the Patriot League opener for both schools. Midfielder Cal...


Men’s Basketball: Coach’s ‘T’ sparks Mount St. Mary’s to take NEC title
BaltimoreSun.com / Sat, 25 Feb 2017 18:44:00 PST
Pivotal 20-0 run helps Mountaineers celebrate 1st crown in 21 years

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