| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:24 PM
The New York Stock Exchange debut of Twitter offered a huge boost to five funds managed by Baltimore-based T. Rowe Price.
Price was a major shareholder in Twitter before the popular micro-blogging site went public on Thursday, selling for $26 a share....
| Nov 12, 2013
| 1:15 PM
Yesterday on this blog I wrote about John Cena giving praise to Antonio Cesaro in the ring in Munich, Germany. I talked about the differences between John Cena the human being (who is among the most charitable faces of a company anywhere) and John Cena...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 6:50 AM
After a night filled with awesome performances, it was time to say goodbye to two contestants. For the first time this season, it wasn’t up to the coaches to decide, but rather the people at home. In an interesting turn of events at the very end...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 3:00 AM
I received plenty of feedback on Twitter — and, you can imagine, most of it wasn’t positive — regarding my story that the Orioles did not make official offers to either outfielder Nate McLouth or right-hander Scott Feldman before both...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 7:10 PM
I love the effort ESPN is making this weekend to give college baseball fanatics like me a chance to see every regional game in some shape or form.
But I have to be honest, the streamed telecast Saturday of Towson University's 8-5 loss to #1 seed North...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 6:27 PM
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama praised the Ravens' resilience, toughness and their commitment to the Baltimore community. However, when it came to paying homage to one of their most dominant and well-known players, Obama made it clear that he...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 8:57 AM
The 2012-13 Ravens will be well represented Wednesday when the team travels to the White House to be honored by President Barack Obama for its 34-31 victory over the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII on Feb. 3.
Linebacker Ray Lewis, who retired...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 5:00 AM
How many times per day do you check email and texts? How quickly do you expect a response? What about Facebook and Twitter?
In an informal survey conducted by the Howard County Library System (HCLS) this summer, answers ranged from "500 times per day"...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 12:18 PM
Once WWE's video game licensing deal with Take Two was officially announced, and that WWE would be part of the "2K" series, announcements started to roll in.
The first one was monumental: The Ultimate Warrior would be a playable character in the...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 9:51 AM
Think of it as the graying of social media.
Mom and dad — even the grandparents — are flocking to Facebook, and for the same reason the kids do. Connections.
A report from the Pew Research Center found that 72 percent of adults who use the...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 3:17 PM
A Columbia kitchen fire has displaced a family of three, according to Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue's Twitter account.
According to the Twitter account, units were clearing the scene located in the 7900 block of Brightwind Court shortly...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 2:06 PM
UPDATE, 5:06 PM: In an email, a police spokesman said the agency was reversing course and would continue to post tweets about every reported shooting in the city. A full update will follow.
The Baltimore Police Department says it will scale back its use...