| Dec 11, 2011
We want gift cards and like to give them, but for some reason we don't always use them and wind up wasting billions of dollars.
A recent poll by Consumer Reports, for instance, found that one-quarter of people who received a card as a holiday gift last...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 3:35 PM
This week we asked our b staff and guests where they go to cross off what's left on their holiday shopping lists. Here's what they had to say.
I know this is terrible and immoral and exploitative and all that, but Walmart has some really good deals. ...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 11:00 AM
Contemporary wrestling fans know Jerry “The King” Lawler as the voice of the WWE.
But those who have followed Lawler’s career through the past four decades have witnessed the evolution of a true journeyman and icon of the professional...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 4:05 AM
Gov. Martin O'Malley's proposed budget was assailed on many fronts Wednesday as county executives, education advocates, Maryland hospitals and Republican leaders began making their case against the $36 billion spending plan.
Some said cuts in payments to...
| Jan 22, 2012
| 5:00 AM
The next two and a half months appear destined to provide a defining moment for Gov.Martin O'Malley's second term in office. If his agenda for the remainder of this General Assembly session doesn't match the intensity of his effort during 2007's special...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 2:51 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter will take part in his second FanFest on Saturday, and he will be one of the first to say there's not as much buzz around the team's expectations as there was a year ago heading into the unofficial kickoff to the season....
| Jul 26, 2012
| 1:02 PM
Ocean City's search for the perfect "Song of Summer" has ended right here in Baltimore, with local resident Chuck Conjar's jammin' tune, "Ocean City Days."
The song won after receiving the most votes from the public and beating out two other finalists....
| Jan 25, 2012
| 4:57 PM
That download of an Angry Birds app, Katy Perry song, or "Captain America" movie could end up costing consumers more, thanks to a "digital products" tax proposal that's being pushed in Annapolis this year by Gov. Martin O'Malley.
The bill is part of a...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 11:43 AM
Lots of pets will be getting presents for the holidays this year.
And Bo Obama is no exception.
In fact, the world knows what the First Dog is going to get.
On Wednesday, President Obama went Christmas shopping, stopping at Best Buy (to pick up some...
| Jul 24, 2014
News Review programs: Chicago Newsroom CAN TV: Host Ken Davis is joined by Chicago historian and activist, Hal Baron and Salim Muwakkil (WVON). They discuss the case for reparations for African Americans and the economic and political barriers to racial.....
| Jul 22, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Comcast cut a deal with Lionsgate to offer more than four hours of bonus content from teen sci-fi movie "Divergent" to subs who purchase the movie through its Xfinity Store service, as the cable giant looks for a new way to capture more coin from...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 3:42 PM
The teenage cancer patient with a gift for rhymes lived long enough to realize his dream of becoming a recording artist, but not to see his debut rap album hit the music charts.
Jeff Mortimer, who inspired fellow pediatric patients and adults alike with...