| Sep 19, 2012
| 5:23 AM
Michael Phelps has his weight in gold medals and bragging rights to the title "Most Decorated Olympian of All Time." And now he's been immortalized in a Kanye West song.
West gives Phelps a shout-out on the song "The One," which is off his new...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 12:21 PM
Katie Moody, the Baltimore-based Patriots fan, who is known on Twitter as @katiebrady12 and who has caught major heat after firing off an insensitive tweet to Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith, has issued a formal apology.
"I profoundly regret my...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Is anyone disturbed by the current trend of journalists reporting on social media, such as Twitter and Facebook, as if their contents were important breaking news?
Does The Sun not aspire to be a respected, award-winning purveyor of serious journalism?...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 1:14 PM
Michael Phelps has a tattoo on his hip of the Olympic rings. It's been there quite a while and peeps out from time to time when his shorts ride particularly low as they did today.
But with the shorts slung dangerously close to obscenity, what looked like...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 5:17 AM
Pew reports that "large majorities of Americans" are following the Olympics on TV, online and on social networks in a new survey released today.
Among the most compelling findings is that 76 percent of those surveyed believe NBC is doing an "excellent"...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 10:23 PM
ATLANTA -- Tight end Ed Dickson salvaged an otherwise disappointing night for the Ravens' first-team offense by going up high and snatching a Joe Flacco pass for a 9-yard touchdown early in the second quarter of the preseason opener Thursday.
But on a...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 5:10 PM
An online rant by a man whose sister was killed in a car crash in Baltimore went viral this week after he accused Progressive Advanced Insurance Co. of siding with the driver whose car hit his sister's vehicle in June 2010.
Matt Fisher's Monday post on...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 9:52 PM
A number of travelers who booked a trip through Travelocity using an offer promoted by the Baltimore-based National Federation of the Blind have had their trips canceled for improperly claiming the discount.
In early July, the federation sent out a...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 10:16 AM
Ravens fans seem to think a Twitter user, @KatieBrady12, might have taken her love for the New England Patriots one tweet too far last night, when she posted this on Twitter: “Hey, Smith, how about you call your bro and tell him all about your wi---...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 5:47 AM
Joey Bonavitacola, a 2012 graduate and former football player at Howard High School, died suddenly on Sunday, Sept. 23, Howard principal Gina Massella announced in a news release on Monday.
"The death of any member of our school community is a loss,...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 6:10 PM
A city-owned playground in the Harwood neighborhood of North Baltimore that was substantially damaged in a fire last month and recently drew the attention of Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake will be rebuilt, according to city officials.
A claim to...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 3:11 PM
Having grown up in Annapolis, Bill Belichick remembers watching quarterback Johnny Unitas, one of the NFL's pioneers of the pass, drive the Baltimore Colts up and down the field with their version of the two-minute drill. At the time, no one did it...