| Apr 15, 2014
| 9:20 AM
What do you remember from first grade? Did you beam when you were able to read simple sentences or cheer when you learned to add or subtract two numbers?
Two 7-year-old first-graders from St. James Academy in Monkton have everybody's memories beat. They...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 5:44 PM
Less than two years after he retired as the most decorated Olympian ever, Michael Phelps is diving back into competition next week — a move that could lead the Baltimore swimmer to his fifth Summer Games in 2016.
Phelps will compete in the Arena...
| Apr 7, 2014
No. 7 Northwestern kept No. 12 host Penn scoreless for a stretch of 34 minutes and pulled away for a 7-2 win Sunday. Midfielder Kat DeRonda had a team-high four points on two goals and two assists for the Wildcats (8-3). After scoring first just two...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 1:45 PM
The changing of the guard in latenight TV continues with David Letterman today telling a studio audience that he plans to retire at the end of 2015 after what will be 22 years on CBS.
The 66-year-old comedian is network TV's longest running latenight...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 11:41 PM
College swimming and diving
Towson High alumna Felicia Lee wins 2014 Honda Sports Award
Stanford senior Felicia Lee was named the Honda Sports Award winner for swimming and diving, presented annually to the top female athlete in the sport. With the...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 10:18 AM
Spies, sex, drugs and a beaming Ronald Reagan.
Those are the elements for one of the most arresting scenes you'll see this year on television. It will air Wednesday night on "The Americans," one of the most talked-about series this spring on cable TV....
| Mar 24, 2014
Maryland completed its first three-game Atlantic Coast Conference sweep since May 2009 as it downed visiting No. 11 North Carolina State, 5-2, on Sunday. Five Terps scored, and pitchers Tayler Stiles and Bobby Ruse (C. Milton Wright) combined to allow one...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 3:00 AM
California Sen. Dianne Feinstein's accusation that the Central Intelligence Agency has illegally spied on Congress has caused everyone from South Carolina's hawkish Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham to on-the-run whistleblower Edward Snowden to weigh in.
| Mar 12, 2014
| 4:55 PM
In the wake of Howard County Police saying definitively Wednesday that there was no "domestic" motive for the Columbia Mall shooting in January that left three people dead, WBAL apologized for its reporting on the story.
Most of that bad reporting...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 8:45 AM
I stopped paying much attention to Lifetime after the cable channel branded itself “Television for Women” in the 1990s and started offering exploitative made-for-TV movies like the 1997 production of “My Stepson, My Lover” with...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 3:32 PM
NBC's "Today" show and Baltimore officials launched a year-long campaign Sunday to help improve the health and fitness of city residents.
The "Today" show asked viewers across the country to nominate a city for the public service campaign. The morning...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Two decades before Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg wrote the best-seller "Lean In," urging women to empower themselves at work, a handful of female leaders in Baltimore joined forces to do the same thing.
Network 2000, a statewide...