Many colleges and universities in the mid-Atlantic region are seeing a shrinking pool of potential students and tuition dollars.
Underwater grasses in the Chesapeake Bay continued to decline last year, and Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee the year before are to blame, researchers said Thursday as they released results of an aerial survey of the ecologically important aquatic plants.
In 2011, fewer people died on U.S. roads than at any time since 1949.
How low can you go? Gas prices are expected to drop below $3 a gallon by Halloween, according to energy analysts.
A new study finds dead zones in the Chesapeake Bay are getting smaller.
Maryland officials are announcing the infant mortality rate has dropped for the second year in a row.
Underwater grasses in the Chesapeake Bay, a key indicator of the health of the waterway, decreased last year with high water temperatures and poor water quality eyed as factors, researchers said Thursday as they released the results of an annual survey.