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Emerging from shell: Former Terp Shatori Walker-Kimbrough adjusts to WNBA in rookie season
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 5 Jul 2017 02:00:00 PDT

Soon after guard Shatori Walker-Kimbrough shed her warmup shirt and entered a Washington Mystics game against the Seattle Storm last week, the former Maryland star caught the ball on the wing with what her coaches thought was enough space to shoot.

But the Terps’ all-time leader in 3-point field-goal...

KI students planning community service in Transylvania
StarDem.com / Wed, 05 Jul 2017 02:45:00 -0400
STEVENSVILLE — This summer, five young women from Kent Island will travel to Transylvania, Romania, to volunteer as counselors at the Transylvania Leadership Camp. The camp offers American and Romanian teens the opportunity to learn about each other’s cultures and…
Downpour can’t dampen Newark’s Independence Day fun
NewarkPostOnline.com / Wed, 05 Jul 2017 02:23:00 -0400
As a heavy downpour drenched the University of Delaware athletic complex Tuesday evening, sending Liberty Day attendees scrambling for their cars, Breena Brown couldn’t have been happier.
College World Series draws millions of viewers, best ratings in years
Herald-Mail.com / Wed, 05 Jul 2017 01:00:00 -0400
Last month’s College World Series recorded one of its best TV ratings in recent years, drawing a larger audience than its softball sister event for the first time since 2014.
One-and-done trend has college basketball coaches hoping for change
Herald-Mail.com / Wed, 05 Jul 2017 01:00:00 -0400
With the NBA ransacking the college game's top talents, coaches prefer the MLB draft system.
Multiple generations enjoy Bel Air Fourth of July parade
BaltimoreSun.com / Tue, 4 Jul 2017 21:35:00 PDT

Mike Waid has watched the Bel Air Independence Day parade every year since his late grandmother began bringing him as a child. He continues to attend in her memory.

"I don't miss it — every year I'm here," the 34-year-old Darlington resident said as he and his family sat under a tent and watched...

Newark public works employee honored for saving passed-out student
NewarkPostOnline.com / Wed, 05 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400
A city of Newark public works employee who saved a passed-out University of Delaware student was honored last week by the Newark Morning Rotary Club.
Youth stabbed near Inner Harbor after Independence Day celebration
BaltimoreSun.com / Tue, 4 Jul 2017 20:41:00 PDT

A young man was stabbed Tuesday night near the Inner Harbor as crowds were making their way home after the Fourth of July fireworks celebration.

Baltimore Police Lt. Jeremy Silbert said the wounded youth was found at 10:45 p.m. at the intersection of Howard and Fayette Streets and was taken to...

Baltimore police spokesman’s brother is city’s 173rd homicide victim
BaltimoreSun.com / Tue, 4 Jul 2017 19:51:00 PDT

The younger brother of Baltimore Police Department spokesman T.J. Smith is among the most recent victims of the city's escalating homicides.

Dionay Smith, 24, was found fatally shot at around 8 p.m. Sunday in his home in the 1400 block of Argyle Ave. in the Upton neighborhood, Baltimore Police...

Thames, Brewers lower boom on Orioles
Herald-Mail.com / Tue, 04 Jul 2017 22:26:00 -0400
Eric Thames belted two of Milwaukee's four home runs to back another strong pitching performance by Jimmy Nelson and lead the Brewers over the Orioles.
July Fourth celebration in D.C. includes reminders of violence
WashingtonTimes.com / Tue, 04 Jul 2017 21:56:45 -0400

WASHINGTON (AP) — The festive, star-spangled crowd that gathered for the annual July Fourth concert and fireworks on the National Mall couldn't avoid being reminded of the ugly reality of life in Washington in 2017.

Concertgoers on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol were greeted Tuesday evening by heavy ...

Unfamiliar foe, familiar result: Brewers’ Nelson is the latest first-time opponent to baffle Orioles
BaltimoreSun.com / Tue, 4 Jul 2017 17:50:00 PDT

All the video scouting and all the pregame preparation in the world can’t create the feeling that one of mankind’s greatest creatures of comfort — baseball players — crave when they stand in the batter’s box against a pitcher for the first time.

The past two losses against the Milwaukee Brewers...

Suns make the most of their hits
Herald-Mail.com / Tue, 04 Jul 2017 20:37:00 -0400
The Greensboro Grasshoppers out-hit the Hagerstown Suns 9-7. But that didn't match up with the run totals — Hagerstown 5, Greensboro 1.

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