Take Precautions to Be Safe this Holiday Season

The holidays bring an elevated risk for fires and burns, and many Americans may have a false sense of security.

685 Harvard Business School women 'disavow' fellow grad Steve Bannon

Women graduates of Harvard Business School heartily disapprove of fellow alum Steve Bannon.

Wilkinson’s ‘Birds of Opulence’ wins 10th Annual Ernest Gaines Award

Kentucky writer, poet and educator Crystal Wilkinson’s novel, “Birds of Opulence,” has been named winner of the 2016 Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence.

Obama commits to protecting allies

President Barack Obama repeated his assertion Wednesday that the US commitment to NATO and Europe would continue under Donald Trump's presidency.

What Gwen Ifill meant to me

I will always regret not grabbing the reporter's notebooks that belonged to Gwen Ifill. I was a young reporter at the Baltimore Sun when I was assigned a desk that belonged to her years before. As I moved in my ...

FDA spotlights unapproved use of drugs, medical devices

Many rules regulate the way pharmaceutical companies tell you, doctors and insurance companies about their products.

Nonprofit awarded for helping military members, families

A staggering share of veterans who served in Iraq and Afghanistan are returning home with mental illnesses brought on by their time overseas.

UPS helping veterans build careers

Once their military service ends, veterans can face obstacles in assimilating back into civilian life.

Nation Election Leaves Democrats Red, Maryland Remains Blue

In the morning after what Democrats and their supporters— and even some Republicans— deemed a nightmare which resulted in the election to the Oval Office of bombastic, woman and minority-bashing Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton began her concession speech with two ...

Catherine Pugh Ready to Implement New City Agenda

After blazing a trail to election victory on Tuesday, Baltimore Mayor-elect Catherine Pugh said she’s ready to begin “lighting up our city.”

New York AG, CFPB join forces to fight illegal national debt collection scheme

A new federal lawsuit alleges that since at least 2009, two major players in the debt collection industry have illegally operated, harassed, threatened and deceived millions of consumers across the country – often for debts that were either inflated or ...

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz urges 'dignity' during 'epic, unseemly election'

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz is urging his employees to embrace "respect and dignity" in the face of an "epic, unseemly election."

Press Room: #HowDoYouFeel? movement gives a voice to millennials about the election

“We don’t see ourselves represented in the mainstream media and it results in feeling disengaged and left out of the system.”

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade performers announced

There looks to be something for just about everyone at the 90th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

Park's more than 400 colorful scarves help brighten winter for needy

The hundreds of scarves and mittens that adorned a New Hampshire park this week certainly brightened things up. But they were not meant to be decorative.