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  • True colors revealed in Big Ten bubble watch

    In his latest Bracketology, Joe Lunardi predicted seven Big Ten teams will make the tournament, but the bottom half of his picks are anything but a guarantee. The great thing about the final stretch of the regular season is the true character is ...

    ESPN 3 years, 5 months ago
  • #Top10Thursday: Best dunks in NCAA history

    What folks miss in this one is the Maryland defender who “trips” as Jordan runs up the floor. “My shoelaces, Coach.” Sure. He didn't want any part of this. Michael Jordan would have won the last five dunk contests with this maneuver, and he did it ...

    ESPN 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Down with 'Notorious RBG'

    But she made an appearance recently on the arm of Rachel Fink, a student of the University of Maryland. Fink sat for nearly three hours last month as a tattoo artist known as "Nikkiballs" permanently imprinted a portrait of Ginsburg on her arm. "I ...

    CNN 3 years, 5 months ago
  • The Case for a True Health Coalition: Who Hears Whom?

    No one of us alone can help everyone understand that while we may ask different questions, focus on different issues, and even prioritize different details -- the world's leading health experts live and eat far more like one another than any or us ...

    www.huffingtonpost.com 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Stress Tip: Look At Something Beautiful

    Learn more useful information about stress and your health! Order meQuilibrium's new book, meQuilibrium: 14 Days to Cooler, Calmer, and Happier, co-authored by meQuilibrium CEO Jan Bruce, Adam Perlman, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, and Andrew ...

    www.huffingtonpost.com 3 years, 5 months ago
  • $564 Million Powerball Winners Sold in Texas, North Carolina and Puerto Rico

    While six states — Delaware, Kansas, Maryland, North Dakota, Ohio and South Carolina — allow newly minted millionaires to remain completely anonymous, Wednesday's lucky winners will have to come forward. Texas, however, does permit lottery winners ...

    NBC News 3 years, 5 months ago
  • MCPS approves plan for later school start times next year

    ... D.C. · MD · VA · Business · Crime · Sports · NewsChannel 8 · Video · GovMatters · Politics · Entertainment · Health · Nation · World · Pay It Forward ... teachers and high school students to battle rush hour traffic. Read More: NewsChannel 8 ...

    ABC 7 News 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Girl reports sexual abuse after watching ?Law and Order? episode

    News · Weather · Traffic · D.C. · MD · VA · Business · Crime · Sports · NewsChannel 8 · Video · GovMatters · Politics · Entertainment · Health · Nation · World · Pay It Forward ... want to see him again and I hope he goes to jail," Roche concluded ...

    ABC 7 News 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Concrete falls from Beltway bridge, smashes woman's car

    Work crews with the State Highway Administration admitted that bridges in Maryland, as they are all over the country, are in need of repair. "What really scares me is they didn't do anything and this could happen to somebody else. They might not be as ...

    WUSA9 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Md. Officials Cite Lack of Traffic Cameras Along BW Parkway

    An I-Team review of state cameras deployments shows just two closed-circuit TV cameras along the BW Parkway, including near the interchange with Maryland Route 32. State highway officials said they are trying to install a set of six new cameras to ...

    NBC Washington 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Montgomery County Using Hotels to Help House Homeless

    Montgomery County, Maryland, has been using hotel rooms to house dozens of its homeless men and women. Records obtained by the News4 I-Team show an overflow in the county's 21 homeless shelters in January. County officials said they used hotel ...

    NBC Washington 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Kristin Beck, Transgender Former Navy Seal, To Run Against Steny Hoyer

    She filed her papers with the Maryland Board of Elections in Annapolis on Monday, according to the Baltimore Sun, which first reported on her candidacy. “For the last two or three years I have been watching Congress very closely, and the reality is ...

    www.huffingtonpost.com 3 years, 5 months ago
  • NCAA Reveals Women's Basketball Top Seeds

    Maryland also is probably a better choice than Tennessee. The Lady Bears have lost just one game, and it was to a top-10 RPI team (Kentucky) on the road. It's not as if Baylor built its 22-1 record against bad teams; the Lady Bears are No. 2 in the RPI ...

    ESPN 3 years, 5 months ago
  • These Court Rulings Could Be A Major Blow Against The Practice Of 'Curing ...

    In the ruling, the judge cites the broad consensus of the mainstream medical and mental health communities that homosexuality is not a disorder, and compares that notion to the idea that “the earth is flat and the sun revolves around it. ... “A ...

    www.huffingtonpost.com 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Chunks of Concrete Fall From Bridge, Hit Passing Car in Maryland

    A driver narrowly missed being injured when a chunk of concrete fell from a Beltway bridge onto a passing car Tuesday afternoon. The driver, Katherine Dean, said she was driving on Suitland Road in Morningside, Maryland, when pieces of the overpass ...

    NBC Washington 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Trans* People Murdered for Truth Telling

    Mia Henderson, 26, fatal severe trauma, Baltimore, Maryland. Alan Turing, one of the original creators of the computer, mathematician, logician, philosopher, and cryptanalyst, was largely responsible for cracking Nazi coded messages, which many believe ...

    www.huffingtonpost.com 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Chocolate: A Treat for Valentine's Day, or the Cure for Aging Brains?

    Last fall, a neat study published in Nature Neuroscience showed that healthy 50- to 69-year-olds who drank a mixture rich in cocoa's flavonols for three months improved their cognitive function. The 37 people in the study also underwent functional MRI ...

    www.huffingtonpost.com 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Health Cooperation Among Faiths

    Recognizing this fact, Dr. Arshiya Baig, MD, MPH, a general internist at the University of Chicago hospital system, has worked with churches in Chicago to improve diabetes outcomes in Hispanic/Latino communities. Dr. Baig and her team partnered with ...

    www.huffingtonpost.com 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Bill Proposes Applying Sanctions to Corruption

    U.S. senators proposed legislation recently that would authorize sanctions on human rights abusers and corrupt officials across the globe. The legislation, called the Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act, authorizes visa bans and a block on ...

    blogs.wsj.com 3 years, 5 months ago
  • Pasco Police Shooting Of Man Caught On Camera

    Six states — Delaware, Kansas, Maryland, North Dakota, Ohio and South Carolina — allow winners to remain anonymous, and other states allow it in rare exceptions, but the winners from Wednesday's drawing will have to come forward. The Powerball ...

    NBC News 3 years, 5 months ago