State 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.
Maryland public school students scored above national averages in a national assessment, according to results released Thursday from the National Assessment of Educational Progress.
Baltimore Ravens rookie safety Matt Elam is getting comfortable.
The artificial pancreas device would automatically supply insulin to people with diabetes.
The 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.
Heavy 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.
Military 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.
A top federal agriculture official says improved farm practices already are having a positive impact on the environmentally battered Chesapeake Bay.