| Jun 28, 2012
| 2:59 PM
Elinor Isabel "Judy" Agnew, who as the wife of former Baltimore County Executive, Maryland Gov. and Vice President Spiro T. Agnew preferred quiet domesticity to that of the political limelight, died June 20 in Rancho Mirage, Calif. She was 91.
| Apr 17, 2012
| 9:58 AM
Many of us who labor in journalism inevitably have contact with U.S. Secret Service agentsand encounter men and women as devoted to their task, as serious of purpose, and as professional as any of the finest in law enforcement. So it is nothing short of...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 5:14 PM
A Hungarian man's attempt to blackmail a U.S. hotel chain into giving him a job landed him in U.S. custody, federal prosecutors said Wednesday.
Attila Nemeth, 26, pleaded guilty to hacking the computer system of Marriott International Corp. and...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 2:09 AM
1. A team that's been plagued all year by inconsistency may, after Thursday night, have finally sharpened its focus for good.
If we've learned anything about the Ravens this year, it's that it's dangerous to make any kind of definitive statements...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 1:04 PM
A Hungarian man who blackmailed a U.S. hotel chain into giving him a job was sentenced to 2.5 years in prison, federal prosecutors said Wednesday.
Attila Nemeth, 26, was also sentenced to serve three years of supervised release following his time in...
| Feb 11, 2012
| 7:45 PM
Whitney Houston, who reigned as pop music's queen until her majestic voice and regal image were ravaged by drug use, erratic behavior and a tumultuous marriage to singer Bobby Brown, has died. She was 48.
Publicist Kristen Foster said Saturday that the...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 3:00 AM
In the 1962 Howard Lindsay-Russel Crouse-Irving Berlin Broadway musical, "Mr. President," one of the songs in the production is titled "The Secret Service," which begins, "The Secret Service makes me nervous ..."
If allegations are true that at least...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 8:39 AM
Eric Wargotz, a Republican who ran an unsuccessful campaign against Democratic Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski in 2010, said Saturday he wants to take a "second look" at running for Senate this year now that State Sen. C. Anthony Muse is in the race.
| Dec 9, 2007
It's easy, if you want, to diss The Cheerleader.
Easy to ridicule the stereotype, write her off as the popular, skinny, vapid airhead. Easy to consider her role outdated and one - in this era of Girl Power and female presidential candidates - that should...
| Feb 6, 2009
George Wireman called this town the Gateway to the Mountains when he wrote a local history of it in 1969, and it seems like ever since then, that's what everyone here has called it.
"If you stand anywhere on Main Street and look west," Wireman, now 87,...
| Oct 14, 2001
Two suspicious letters - one delivered in New York and another in Nevada - have been found to contain anthrax, while five more employees of a Florida tabloid publisher have tested positive for exposure to the rare and deadly bacteria, officials...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 9:15 AM
Filed under: Car Buying, China, Government/Legal Cars are expensive in China, especially if they happen to wear the badge of a prestigious manufacturer. As we've pointed out before, the price of a Range Rover over in the People's Republic sits at the...