Photos and text by Amy Davis
The Baltimore Sun
The Federal Reserve Bank building at Lexington and Calvert streets became the Lenore apartments two years ago. Today, it blends historic architecture with modern design elements — and the unique interior has caught the attention of the House of Cards location scouts.
Did we mention there’s a secret tunnel?
NASA astronaut Jeff Williams of the US and Russian cosmonauts Alexey Ovchinin and Oleg Skripochka landed in a remote area of Kazakhstan on Wednesday, September 7, 2016. The three are returning after 172 days in space where they served as members of the Expedition 47 and 48 crews onboard the International Space Station.
Today in Rome, Pope Francis presided over a mass to canonize Mother Teresa. Meanwhile, Indian nuns from the Catholic Order of the Missionaries of Charity watched the mass via live telecast, while others flocked to her tomb in the Indian city of Kolkata to celebrate her proclamation as a saint.
Hell hath no fury like Mother Nature in hurricane season. With Hurricane Hermine slated to hit Ocean City this Labor Day weekend, we’re remembering some bad storms to hit Maryland over the decades, from Able to Irene.
Patrick Dougherty constructs a sculptural installation “The Wild Rumpus,” from branches and sticks on the grounds of the Tower Hill Botanic Garden in Boylston, Mass.
Roller derbies have been making a comeback in the U.S. and worldwide since the early 2000s. But few realize that the sport dates back to the 1930s, and that early iterations were a bit like WWE — as much about theatrics as they were about skating.
The world’s highest and longest glass-bottomed bridge crosses a valley in Zhangjiajie in China’s Hunan Province.