| Mar 12, 2013
| 3:17 PM
Perhaps you remember when Dr. Doom conquered the world.
Or perhaps you don't. Sadly enough, even in this day and age, not everyone is comic book literate.
Suffice it to say, then, that back in the 1980s, Marvel Comics published a graphic novel in...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 3:13 PM
Ever wonder what comic book icon Stan Lee smells like?
It's a mix of bergamot, ginger, white pepper, basil, violet, and finished off with cedar, vetiver and musk.
The creator of popular Marvel Comics characters such as the X-Men and the Hulk teamed...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 5:25 PM
Under Armour plans to hire hundreds of workers at its Locust Point headquarters this year, expand facilities on its campus and bring its brand of sports apparel and footwear to new markets in the U.S. and around the world.
CEO Kevin Plank outlined the...
| May 2, 2012
| 9:42 AM
Early reviews for "The Avengers" movie are in, and the adaptation of comic book super-heroes appears to promise non-stop action, surrounding sub-plots of intrugue. I always considered the Marvel grab bag as B-list superheroes, trailing well behind...
| Aug 18, 2011
Stan Lee is one proud father these days. You'd be proud, too, if your progeny included Spider-Man, Iron Man, Thor and the Fantastic Four — characters whose films routinely bring in a few hundred million dollars at the movie box office.
Not that Lee...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 9:04 AM
He was always a skateboarder and action-movie fan, not to mention a punk-rock enthusiast, but from the time he turned 12, nothing excited Steve Anderson more than the approach and arrival of his favorite day, Wednesday.
That was the day the newest issues...
| Aug 20, 2008
It was one of the first questions fans started asking after Michael Phelps achieved the improbable feat of winning eight gold medals in one Olympics: What will he be worth?
Companies are already lining up to hand Phelps millions of dollars to associate...
| Jul 27, 2004
Sunday was Little League Day at Oriole Park for the New Windsor Cubs. Forgive the fans if they didn't recognize the undefeated team from 1954. Instead of gangly kids in baggy uniforms, they were gray-haired granddads in matching T-shirts.
On the front of...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 9:02 PM
Dec 18 (TheWrap.com) - For the first time in three seasons, the winner of NBC’s “The Voice” won’t hale from coach Blake Shelton’s team.
That alone makes the season pretty exciting. It’s too bad that coach Cee Lo Green wasn’t able to get a...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 9:42 PM
Dec 18 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the
Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and
does not vouch for their accuracy.
* Russia lavished Ukraine with a bailout package worth at
least $20 billion on Tuesday,...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 9:00 AM
LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK, Dec 15 (Reuters) - A small hobbit
racked up big sales at movie box offices over the weekend,
generating an estimated $73.7 million at U.S. and Canadian
theaters with the highly anticipated sequel "The Hobbit: The
Desolation of Smaug....
| Dec 13, 2013
| 4:30 AM
Sony Pictures Entertainment, in association with Marvel Entertainment, is expanding the Spider-Man franchise by turning to villains with "Venom" and "The Sinister Six."
The studio, in an announcement late Thursday night, disclosed that a quintet of...