| Aug 1, 2013
| 10:07 AM
Those suggesting a boycott of the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia due to the country’s recent passage of draconian anti-gay laws should reconsider.
It’s clear from the decades-long gay rights movement here in the United States that...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 9:16 AM
I never thought the Trayvon Martin/George Zimmerman case deserved nearly the attention it got. But reasonable people can disagree about that. What strikes me as unconscionable, however, is the way the supposedly objective media have not only...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 8:18 AM
Forget the stars. The people I always wanted to talk to were the writers and producers who created the fictional worlds that became long-running TV series.
One of the great pleasures of this job in my earlier days on the beat was going out to California,...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 10:35 AM
For those who missed it, President Barack Obama turned his attention to the U.S. economy this week in speeches where he renewed his commitment to green energy, boosting manufacturing, and spending more on infrastructure like roads and bridges; chastised...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 8:06 AM
The 14th annual Cal Ripken World Series will be played at the Ripken Experience complex in Aberdeen Aug. 9 to 18.
"Bringing the Cal Ripken World Series back to Aberdeen, year after year, continues to cement Aberdeen as one of the top baseball...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 1:36 PM
The Baltimore Sun this week released its list of 50 women to watch, featuring a look at Maryland women who have made their mark in fields including arts, government, business, law, health, nonprofits and education.
Among them is Sandy Oxx, 54, executive...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:09 AM
Melo Trimble's big summer on the AAU circuit has continued this week in Milwaukee for the Under Armour Summer Jam. The Maryland-bound combo guard has drawn rave reviews from NY2LASports.com. Trimble gets buckets at a high level from the guard position and...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 9:53 PM
Phelps to take his first shot at celebrity event
All-time Olympic gold-medal leader and Baltimore County native Michael Phelps will make his American Century Championship debut today. Answering questions at a news conference for the Lake Tahoe-...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Dr. Jacob C. Handelsman, a retired Baltimore surgeon whose career spanned six decades at Johns Hopkins Hospital, died July 1 from complications of dementia at Roland Park Place. He was 94.
The son of immigrant parents from Europe who owned and operated a...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 11:15 PM
The verdict finding George Zimmerman not guilty in the death of Trayvon Martin was announced at 10 p.m. (ET) Saturday, and it was a network news operation, ABC, not any of the all-news cable channels, that had the best initial TV coverage.