Md. Recommends Tight Restrictions On Gas DrillingState regulators on Friday recommended some of the nation's tightest restrictions on shale gas drilling, aimed partly at protecting drinking water from being contaminated by methane leaking from drill sites in western Maryland.
Md. Scores Above National Averages On Report CardMaryland public school students scored above national averages in a national assessment, according to results released Thursday from the National Assessment of Educational Progress.
Ravens Rookie Safety Elam Making Steady ProgressBaltimore Ravens rookie safety Matt Elam is getting comfortable.
Doctors Make Progress Toward Artificial PancreasThe artificial pancreas device would automatically supply insulin to people with diabetes.
Progress Reported In Md. Snowstorm RecoveryThe share of homes and business still without power in snow-covered Garrett County fell below half Friday as utility and road crews gained the upper hand in confronting blizzard damage from Superstorm Sandy.
Chesapeake Bay Gets D+ In New Report CardHeavy rains and a hot summer harmed the Chesapeake Bay's health last year, earning it the second worst grade on a yearly report card issued Tuesday by the University of Maryland's Center for Environmental Science.
Md. Event Marks Army Progress Against Cold VirusMilitary medical experts at Fort Detrick are marking progress against an enemy most of us have encountered: the common cold. On Monday, Assistant Defense Secretary Jonathan Woodson will join Army medical researchers in celebrating the licensing and fielding of a vaccine against adenovirus types 4 and 7.
USDA Official Points To Bay ProgressA top federal agriculture official says improved farm practices already are having a positive impact on the environmentally battered Chesapeake Bay.