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.

Nearly 90 percent of black voters favor Clinton over Trump in new HU/NNPA national voter poll

Today, the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) and Howard University, announced the results of the 2016 Howard University/NNPA National Black Voter Poll. Nearly 90 percent of Black voters plan to cast ballots for Hillary Clinton and two percent plan to ...

Groupon buys rival LivingSocial for a heavy discount

Groupon just scored a great deal buying its competitor.

Why we must continue to fight efforts to suppress black votes

In all democracies, the right to vote is fundamental to the legitimacy of an elected government chosen by the participatory action and will of the people eligible to vote. For 47 million Black Americans, the right to vote is a ...