As winter grips the Baltimore region, backyard birds that normally would rely on insects change their diet and will search for berries and other types of nourishment. The winter can make it hard for birds to find sources as snow blankets the area hiding natural food.
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French police stormed a printing plant north of Paris on Friday, freeing a hostage and killing two brothers linked to al-Qaida who were suspected of slaying 12 people at a Paris newspaper two days ago.
A security official says the brothers came out firing, prompting the assault by police. The official was not authorized to speak about the sensitive operations and spoke on condition of anonymity.
Skateboarding on James and Ostend streets in Pigtown wasn’t exactly safe, but there was no choice: In 2000, Baltimore didn’t have skate parks. Yet.
High dollar dream machines were on display this weekend at the Baltimore Convention Center during the 2015 Motor Trend International Auto Show.
The day in photos around the world.
Baltimore photographer Tim Shahan, set up his Nikon D750 with a Nikkor 14-24 mm f/2.8 lens to shoot a time lapse of the New Year’s celebration at the Inner Harbor from the countdown, the fireworks, and a tug taking the fireworks barge away. He shot a 2.5 second exposure every 3 seconds at ISO 100 at f/3.5.
The University of Maryland Rehabilitation and Orthopaedic Institution held it’s inaugural Crab Pot wheelchair rugby tournament. The sport, also know as quad rugby (short for quadriplegic), is an international sport for players that have disability affecting at least three limbs.