| Apr 8, 2013
| 4:56 AM
Spanish actress Sara Montiel is dead at 85, Don Draper is having a depressing time of things, and a nice German man has invented a faster way to apply contraception. Welcome to your post-weekend trends report for Monday, April 8, 2013.
| Apr 8, 2013
| 4:50 PM
The weekend tweets from the Baltimore Police Department featured a recruiting video, an appeal reminding domestic violence victims that officers can help, and a message honoring a colleague who died 40 years ago.
But when a fatal stabbing at the Inner...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 6:06 AM
Everything that Wrestlemania wasn't, for the hardcore WWE fan, Raw was.
It had twists, it had turns, and most of all, it had chants.
Lots of chants. Chants never heard at a WWE event before. In fact, for much of Raw, the fans hijacked the show.
| Mar 28, 2013
| 9:15 AM
The Internet is changing how leaders talk. Leaders from Rome to Beijing and beyond are helping usher in a new era of plain speaking. But American leaders are lagging behind, stuck in old patterns of windy and obfuscatory speech.
Around the globe, what's...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 10:34 AM
Annapolis Police Department spokeswoman Detective Amy Miguez knows residents like to take ride-alongs with officers.
"I think there's a lot of interest in that," she said. "[Ride-alongs] are always a way for someone to really gain an understanding of...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 10:31 AM
I am heading to the airport tomorrow to catch a plane for St. Louis and the seventeenth national conference of the American Copy Editors Society.
While I frolic and cavort with my fellow editors, I will not be posting here, and am not likely to be...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 5:45 PM
Continuing to address the age and flexibility of their roster, the Ravens are planning to release reserve linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo, a veteran known primarily for his work on special teams and his advocacy of same-sex marriage.
The move is expected...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 9:42 PM
In New York, where he was to be honored at Thursday night's Straight for Equality Gala, Brendon Ayanbadejo suggested to a local newspaper reporter that one of the reasons that he was cut by the Ravens was his outspoken advocacy for same-sex marriage...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 4:45 AM
Maryland has to settle for the NIT, Cyprus is thinking about taxing bank deposits, and it turns out that your Amazon bestseller won't actually make you rich. Welcome to your post-weekend trends report for Monday, March 18, 2013.
An author who managed...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 5:57 AM
Good morning it's December 7th and, yes, it's still a day that will live in infamy. Seventy-one years later, Pearl Harbor is attracting a fair amount of search traffic on the Internet. Things should pick up photo wise as remembrances get under way in...
| 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...
| Dec 9, 2012
| 1:48 PM
Frank James MacArthur always said what was on his mind.
But sometimes, his sister told him, that wasn't the best idea.
"Frank is the kind of person who once in a while you wish he would lie because it wouldn't get him in trouble," Jean Arthur said....