| Mar 13, 2014
| 4:46 PM
For L. Bryan Koerber, president of Baltimore's Budeke's Paints & Decorating Inc., losing film projects like Netflix's "House of Cards" to another state would be devastating. Not fatal, perhaps, but devastating.
"The impact on us is huge," Koerber told...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 10:14 AM
Some South Carolina lawmakers weren't thrilled to learn that two public universities assigned books with gay and lesbian themes as reading for students.
So, in a state budget approved Wednesday by the South Carolina House of Representatives, ...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 10:53 AM
Here's your chance to own Frank Underwood's favorite restaurant.
A vacant storefront in Waverly, better known as "Freddy's BBQ Joint" to fans of the Netflix original series, is for sale.
Owner Mahmut Nazli is selling the property at 2601 Greenmount...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 5:17 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. – Spoiler alert!
A scene in the recently-released second season of "House of Cards" that features fictional politician Frank Underwood throwing out a pregame first pitch before an Orioles game at Camden Yards was less than three...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 4:57 PM
A leading Democratic lawmaker says the O'Malley administration isn't doing enough to keep the popular Netflix drama "House of Cards" in Maryland.
State Sen. Edward J. Kasemeyer, chairman of the Budget and Taxation Committee, has introduced a bill that...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 6:05 PM
If Baltimore is indeed becoming Hollywood east — and who are we to argue the point? — then here's your handy map to the movie stars' homes. Only in this case, it's a map to where movie stars have roamed — sites captured forever on film...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 6:13 AM
This is not your dad's stuffed deer head.
After decades of being relegated to man caves and hunting lodges, taxidermy is hip.
Three television shows delve into the art of preserving animals, and its practitioners, who are, as you might imagine, a...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 5:25 AM
Since screening the Season 2 premiere of “House of Cards” almost two weeks ago, I have been dying to talk about a showstopper of a moment in it.
But even though Netflix made all 13 episodes of the second season available to the public Friday,...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 5:29 AM
NEW YORK — The green shoes.
That’s what caught my eye as I sat down across from Kevin Spacey at the Regency Hotel last week and took a mental snapshot of his outfit before asking the first question.
Neat, gray pinstriped suit, with a...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Did you watch "House of Cards" this morning, and are you dying to talk about it on social media?
But even the president is on Twitter asking for no spoilers.
So, how are you going to deal with that?
Where, for example, can you comfortably...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 8:42 AM
Netflix confirmed that all 13 episodes of the second season of "House of Cards" will be available for streaming at 3:01 a.m. (ET) tomorrow (Feb. 14).
There had been bad reports of a midnight launch. That's in part the result, I suspect, of careless...