| Feb 23, 2012
| 10:32 AM
Has Gov.Martin O'Malley's broad array of tax increase proposals got you bummed out? Cheer up, there's a bright spot.
If Mr. O'Malley succeeds in his plan to impose Maryland's 6 percent sales tax on the purchase of gasoline, he will not only boost...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 3:00 AM
I’ve been a little quiet the past week or so – pretty rare for me, I know – while I take some time off before I head to Sarasota in March.
But I am breaking the silence on Monday evening.
I’ll be giving a baseball talk at Zion...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 4:39 PM
He may plug the middle of the Ravens' offensive line, but Matt Birk's life has always been more off-center.
In high school, Birk went out for the golf team before trying football. The road to the pros took him through Harvard. And, after signing his...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 6:45 AM
It's not every day the leaders at Disney's Dreamers Academy choose a Laurel High student to attend their sought-after program. In fact, India Said is the first.
The 16-year-old sophomore will spend March 8-11 inside Florida's Walt Disney World resort,...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 9:43 AM
Rush Limbaugh is the reigning shock jock of conservative political punditry — insults, outrage and outsized bluster are his stock in trade — so it takes quite an uproar for him to apologize. But that's what he has done at least twice now, if...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 8:53 AM
The whole dustup surrounding Rush Limbaugh is decidedly not rated G.
Slut this. Prostitute that.
So when confronted by a critic, the station that airs the Limbaugh show locally understandably attempted to point to something even worse than a talk show...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 2:54 PM
He has maintained a relatively low profile on the Sandra Fluke story, but Democratic Rep. Elijah E. Cummings played a big role in putting the Georgetown law student in the spotlight and sparking a nationwide conversation over contraceptives.
| Apr 8, 2012
| 11:35 AM
I was in the CNN green room in Washington Sunday when I heard about the death of pioneering CBS newsman Mike Wallace at 93 Sunday.
Being a live show, host Howie Kurtz and the CNN team scrapped the planned opening and went with a segment on Wallace that I...
| Mar 11, 2012
| 7:56 AM
After convincing his mostly preschool audience to chant, "Dance, Kinderman, dance" a few times, John Taylor pretended to timidly oblige.
But he cleverly surprised his young spectators when he flamboyantly cocked his right hip and unleashed a sample of...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 7:45 AM
Gov. Martin O'Malley likely would veto any legislation to legalize medical marijuana because of concerns over whether it would stand up to federal scrutiny, his spokeswoman said Thursday.
His decision comes as states with programs similar to what...
| Mar 11, 2012
| 10:00 AM
On Feb. 29, Rush Limbaugh repeatedly insulted a woman over the radio air waves by calling her a "slut" and a "prostitute." He used those terms to label one innocent and responsible woman. The majority of women in America are using or have used...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 10:15 AM
Lady Gaga was slammed on the internet this week after adding 25 pounds to her normally svelte figure and is fighting back by promoting people's right to a positive body self image.
The popular singer started a "Body Revolution" campaign on her website...