Redskins To Senators: Team's Name Is 'Respectful'Redskins President Bruce Allen says in a letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid that the NFL team's nickname is "respectful" toward Native Americans.
50 Senators To NFL: Change Redskins' Racist NameA renewed push to change the name of the Washington Redskins. Fifty U.S. senators sent a letter to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, including some from Maryland. They say the name is a racist slur and now is the time to change it.
Senators: Obama Nominates Georgetown Prof. As JudgeMaryland's senators say President Barack Obama has nominated a visiting professor at the Georgetown University Law Center to fill a vacancy on the Fourth Circuit of the U.S. Court of Appeals.
Bills Would Allow Expungements For More OffensesSome of Maryland's senators are impatient for a law that would let people get certain felonies, or at least a greater range of misdemeanors, cleared off their records.
Senators Want To Raise Max Penalty For MurderTwo senators say 30 years in prison isn't long enough for someone who commits a ghastly murder. But right now, that's the maximum for defendants convicted of second-degree murder, according to Maryland law.
Senators-Penguins PreviewEven as numbers on a roster, the Pittsburgh Penguins' power play appears intimidating.
Penguins Top Senators 4-1 To Take Series OpenerPaul Martin and Chris Kunitz scored power-play goals and Pascal Dupuis added his sixth goal of the playoffs and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Ottawa Senators 4-1 in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals on Tuesday.
Round 2 Preview: Senators Vs. PenguinsFor the first time since 2010, the Pittsburgh Penguins have advanced to the Eastern Conference Semifinals. Standing in their way? The Ottawa Senators.
Penguins To Meet Senators In Round 2With an overtime goal by Brooks Orpik in Game 6, the Pittsburgh Penguins advanced to the second round of the playoffs for the first time since 2010.
Mask May Link Deadly Ricin To Obama Letter SuspectA dust mask may link a Mississippi man to an apparent attempt to poison President Obama and other public officials. James Dutschke is accused of sending ricin-tainted letters through the mail.
The 'Iceman' Steve Kolbe Breaks Down The NHL Playoffs With The Games' Top AnnouncersThe Great '8' picked up another 'Rocket' Richard trophy as the league's top goal scorer.