| Aug 12, 2014
| 3:23 PM
The U.S. Department of Education is investigating Johns Hopkins University for its handling of a sexual-assault complaint, the university announced in a campus-wide email on Tuesday. University officials were notified of the investigation on Friday,...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 3:18 AM
Anne Arundel County’s Fifth Councilmanic District is the whitest, most-educated, and richest of the county’s seven districts, and its voters lean heavily in favor of Republicans. If that pattern holds true in November’s general...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 3:34 AM
Some of the half-million bucks’ worth of Hennessy VS cognac stolen on March 16 has been recovered. A northeast Baltimore liquor-store owner is charged with stealing less than $1,000 of it, buying liquor from an unauthorized distributor, and...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 8:03 AM
After being caught red-handed with kilograms of cocaine, and after bank records showed him repeatedly laundering money, prosecutors last fall said George Sylvester Frink, Jr. of Baltimore was looking at a maximum sentence of life in prison. Now, though,...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 9:17 AM
Anthony Black is not happy. As the husband of one of the 8,000 or so plaintiffs in a class action suit against Johns Hopkins Hospital, Black says the proposed $190 million settlement is “not fair” to the women whom the late Dr. Nikita Levy...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 1:32 PM
Some of the half-million bucks worth of Hennessy VS cognac stolen on March 16 has been recovered. A Northeast Baltimore liquor store owner is charged with stealing less than $1,000 of it, buying liquor from an unauthorized distributor, and failing to...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 1:41 PM
I recently viewed your “Trigger Happy” parody of the Baltimore Police Department’s 50,000 follower “Happy” video (“‘Trigger Happy’: The video the BPD should have made,” The News Hole,...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 10:51 AM
Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion
Directed by Elio Petri
At the Charles Theater July 26 and 28
A man pops by a woman’s flat for a bit of afternoon delight. Once beneath her satiny sheets, he slices her throat, pushing her aside to...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 9:24 AM
Murders this week: 6
Murders this year: 103
A quiet first few days of July allowed the city to celebrate a half-year murder rate lower than any seen since the early 1980s. Then, with Independence Day fireworks cracking, the killings started again as...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 9:49 AM
By the time he was in his mid-20s in the early 1990s, Fred Douglas Brooks III claimed he was one of Baltimore’s biggest heroin dealers, using 50 aliases as he sat atop an organization with 30-plus employees and drug ties in 17 countries. Later, in...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 3:53 PM
Here's one story about the West Baltimore corner of North Monroe and Mosher streets: On May 21, three people were shot: one in the head, one in the chest, one in the leg.
Here's a better story about that corner. One day, a teen known as Q-Ball was...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:14 PM
[caption id="attachment_19150" align="alignleft" width="335"] Photo by Noah Scialom[/caption] Now we know: a heroin binge made him do it. In July, after Brian Keith Swope, Jr., was charged in Maryland federal court with torching the Pizza City (pictured,...