| 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 3, 2013
| 6:35 PM
Watching the Ravens lose to mediocre teams is hard enough to bear. But watching it happen with a third-string broadcast team from CBS calling the game is cruel and unusual punishment.
That was the story again Sunday in the Ravens' 24-18 loss to the...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 10:10 AM
Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler is giving voters a preview of next week's campaign kickoff by releasing a video portraying him as the candidate of ideas – and lacrosse — in the 2014 gubernatorial race.
In a video posted to...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 9:10 AM
Since this only happens once in a while, it's not necessarily the most annoying thing in the world, but it definitely is an emerging trend.
It's not new, either -- through signs and chants, fans have always wanted to be a part of the show. Especially...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 8:35 AM
The Navy swimming and diving team went underwater to recreate an iconic moment in U.S. military history, and the photo they released Wednesday afternoon has generated a bit of Internet buzz.
The photo, of 11 members of the team recreating Joe Rosenthal'...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 3:26 PM
It's getting a bit crowded in the Ducketts Lane Elementary School media center.
In addition to about two dozen fifth-graders from the school assembled before a projection screen, media specialist Matthew Winner has invited about two dozen cyberspace...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 5:21 PM
A Johns Hopkins University cryptography professor — who gained media attention when university officials told him to take down a blog post he wrote about National Security Agency documents leaked by Edward Snowden — says he declined an...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 11:57 AM
"Breaking Bad" went out big Sunday night for AMC in the ratings attracting an audience of 10.3 million viewers for its final episode. That was three times the audience it drew for last year's season finale.
Here's the release from AMC:
| 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"...
| 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...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 2:52 PM
First came the decorations for the bags: a few words of inspiration, a drawing, and a heart with a pound sign scrawled inside. Next came the lunch: a turkey sandwich, an apple, an Oreo cookie and a water bottle — with most of the food paid for,...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 1:31 PM
Users of the Uber car service experienced some sticker shock this weekend as they tried to hail a private car with their smartphone.
The company has had a "surge pricing" policy for over a year — increasing rates during periods of high demand...