University of Maryland tests new free textbook program

The University of Maryland is trying out a program in which professors will assign "open-source textbooks" which are made up of non-copyrighted materials found from different sources that are relevant to their courses.

Sunday - 03/23/2014, 02:49am EDT

Maryland faces Army, Penn-Texas clash in NCAAs

Maryland wary of disciplined Army in NCAA play; Penn seeks rare Ivy League win against Texas

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 10:59pm EDT

National Epilepsy Walk kicks off in D.C.

'It's a really big disease and no one knows about it.'

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 08:31pm EDT

Woman stabbed to death in Baltimore

Woman stabbed to death in Baltimore; suspect in custody

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 07:20pm EDT

Md. lawmakers to get 15 percent pay hike

Republicans say Md. lawmakers should stop automatic 15 percent pay hike

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 06:27pm EDT

Gaddis installed as superintendent in Somerset

Somerset Board of Education installs John Gaddis as permanent superintendent

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 04:35pm EDT

Former Miss UMES gets probation before judgment

Porsha Harvey has reached a plea deal after being charged with marijuana possession and disorderly conduct.

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 04:33pm EDT

Two men found guilty of illegially harvesting oysters

It's the first conviction using the Maryland Law Enforcement Information Network, or MLEIN.

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 04:24pm EDT

2 men shot while sitting on park bench

2 men shot while sitting on park bench in Baltimore suburb; school locked down as precaution

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 12:40pm EDT

As military sex cases end, more calls for change

As 2 military sex cases end, some call for changes in system while others say it worked

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 12:06pm EDT

Columbia Mall holds emergency training drill

The Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Service will be conducting training at the Columbia Mall on Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 11:52am EDT

Silver Alert for 85-year-old Prince George's man

Prince George's County Police Department issued the Silver Alert late Friday night for James Francis Green.

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 10:00am EDT

Ravens agree to terms with former Ram

Ravens agree to terms with former Rams S Darian Stewart

Saturday - 03/22/2014, 12:21am EDT

Kevin Spacey visits Annapolis wine bar

Actor Kevin Spacey visit Red Red Wine Bar in Annapolis, promote Maryland film tax credit

Friday - 03/21/2014, 08:10pm EDT

At summit, Purple Line buzz is confident

At a summit of Purple Line supporters and county and state officials, a buzz is palpable in the crowd about a Record of Decision from the federal government, a key step toward getting the light-rail project off the ground.

Friday - 03/21/2014, 08:01pm EDT

2 indicted in 2013 slaying of Md. inmate

2 indicted in 2013 slaying of Md. inmate in prison dormitory near Hagerstown

Friday - 03/21/2014, 07:41pm EDT

Frederick woman guilty in son's death

Frederick, Md., woman convicted of fatally abusing her 3-month-old son

Friday - 03/21/2014, 07:38pm EDT

Mount St. Mary's president postpones departure

Mount St. Mary's University says President Thomas Powell is staying on for two more years because the school hasn't been able to find a successor.

Friday - 03/21/2014, 06:03pm EDT

Unexpected knock? Beware answering the door

With recent home invasion events in mind, people may feel uneasy about answering the door for someone they don't know. Here are tips on what to do when someone knocks on your door unexpectedly.

Friday - 03/21/2014, 05:22pm EDT

Senator says marijuana bills could be combined

Sen. Bobby Zirkin says medical marijuana, decriminalization bills could be combined

Friday - 03/21/2014, 04:51pm EDT
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