| 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,...
| 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...
| 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...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 7:51 AM
Jonathon Owen's post at Arrant Pedantry, "12 Mistakes Nearly Everyone Who Writes About Grammar Mistakes Makes," has prompted some lively discussion in the comments and on Facebook and Twitter.* Someone took exception to his first point, about treating...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 5:08 AM
What an exciting night for "The Voice."
The results are in, and coach Adam Levine has been awarded People Magazine’s Sexiest Man Alive. But that’s not why we watch. America decided, and the Top 8 contestants were revealed after seven were...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 5:49 PM
What appeared to be a harmless tackle of Dallas Cowboys’ running back Phillip Tanner in the fourth quarter Sunday became the last play Ravens inside linebacker Ray Lewis will make this season.
Lewis, 37 years old and a veteran of 17 NFL seasons,...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 11:31 AM
Consider the Ravens -- or at least whoever was controlling their verified team Twitter account on Tuesday afternoon -- unimpressed with the championship parade that was thrown for the Miami Heat on Monday.
A little after lunchtime, the Ravens tweeted...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 6:19 AM
ABC did not let us down -- and neither did the 26 women vying for the love of this season's bachelor. He's heartbroken, boy next door, beach blonde Sean Lowe!
Sean, whose Twitter profile reads "I love the little things in life like good food, road trips,...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 7:56 AM
After his teammate joined the fight against gay marriage, Raven Brendon Ayanbadejo, a vocal supporter for legalizing it, defended Matt Birk against online bashers.
"I don't think he's homophobic," Ayanbadejo told one Birk critic on Twitter Monday night....