CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. — Spectators' complaints about mosquitoes, mud and traffic abruptly halted as dozens of wild Chincoteague ponies crossed the channel Wednesday morning, offering a view of bobbing heads and pointed ears in the 90th year of an enduring mid-summer rite.
More than a half-century after the first Gino's opened in Baltimore, its co-founder found himself singing the old fast-food outlet's jingle Monday as he reflected on what makes a successful restaurant chain.
Many slot machines on casino floors bear images of faded but recognizable movies or TV shows such as "Sex and the City," "Ghostbusters" or the still-running "Wheel of Fortune," appealing to an older generation of players who reliably play the random games of chance.
Under Armour said Tuesday it is partnering with USA Boxing to outfit team members. The arrangement is effective immediately -- American boxers wore the Baltimore-based company’s uniforms and footwear last weekend at the Pan American Games in Canada.
Under Armour’s fledgling golf brand got another big boost at the British Open -- even if their posterboy fell just one shot short of joining the dramatic three-way playoff that capped Monday’s final round.
Gov. Larry Hogan entered a Baltimore hospital Sunday for his second round of chemotherapy treatment, as well-wishers prayed, sang and left him handwritten notes during a Harford County vigil that organizers pledged to repeat around the state.
Terdema L. Ussery II, a longtime top executive of the Dallas Mavericks, is joining Under Armour as president of global sports categories, according to the company and the NBA team.
Smoking is barred inside Maryland's five casinos. But slots player Gregory Wilson believes Horseshoe Casino Baltimore hit the jackpot with its eight outdoor "smoking terraces," which allow him to light up while indulging his passion for the machines.