| Aug 13, 2013
| 4:18 AM
The last Raw before SummerSlam gave the WWE audience exactly what we want heading into an upcoming pay-per-view -- something to look forward to in almost every match.
John Cena and Daniel Bryan continued their compelling back and forth on the...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 2:32 PM
This column begins with Jane Austen, the English author of corseted drawing room romances who wrote anonymously and in secret out of a sense of propriety. A woman in Regency England simply did not bring public attention to herself.
Thanks, at least in...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 8:13 AM
Orioles slugger Chris Davis closed his Twitter account before the Orioles' last series of the first half -- simply because he said social media wasn’t his thing.
“I gave it about a year. I told [PR director Monica Barlow] I’d try it...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 7:49 AM
Retired Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis is embarking today on his climb of Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest point of Africa at an elevation of 19,340 feet.
Lewis is joined on the trip by Doug Pitt, the brother of actor Brad Pitt and a goodwill ambassador in...
| Jul 5, 2013
Ray Lewis climbing Mount Kilimanjaro
Retired Ravens inside linebacker Ray Lewis embarked Wednesday on a climb of Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest point in Africa at an elevation of 19,340 feet. Lewis is joined on the trip by Doug Pitt, the...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 6:41 AM
As the victim of a carjacking and armed robbery at gunpoint in Philadelphia, Ravens running back Bernard Pierce had maintained his silence ever since the crime occurred in late June.
Pierce commented on the incident for the first time early Tuesday...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 5:10 PM
To its developers, Crystal Spring Annapolis represents a new wave of retirement living: Senior apartments and nursing home rooms nestled in the woods. A cluster of specialty shops a short walk or golf cart ride away. An inn and village green attracting...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 4:00 AM
When your grandmother gets some bad news, do you tell her: "Well, at least you have your abortion rights"?
Why not? Maybe it's because whatever you think of abortion, the right to have one is not synonymous with a woman's health.
But don't tell that...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 12:22 PM
Bob Bowman gets to the question before it can even be raised.
"You guys want to know if Michael's coming back," he says to a pair of visitors.
Michael is Michael Phelps, the greatest swimmer of all time and Bowman's pupil from gawky adolescence....
| Jun 17, 2013
| 5:38 PM
Marylanders are big complainers.
At least when it comes to the financial services they receive.
Maryland ranked No. 2 in the nation in mortgage complaints per capita, second only to New Hampshire, for grievances lodged with the Consumer Financial...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 8:47 AM
J. Cole, the North Carolina-based rapper whose sophomore album, "Born Sinner," drops Tuesday, will perform at Baltimore Soundstage tonight, according to Soundstage's Twitter page. It was not announced before this morning.
Tickets cost $1, and can be...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 6:33 PM
Whether they're warning constituents of impending storms or posting pictures of their kids eating ice cream, social media is a growing part of the political world, four politicians said Thursday night.
"Politics is being turned on its head," said Dan...