| Jun 6, 2014
| 2:10 PM
ELMONT, N.Y. — For months now, California Chrome has carried the outlandish dreams of his little-guy owners and his unsung trainer every time he's roared around another racetrack.
As his victories have mounted, so has his cargo.
When he enters...
| May 29, 2014
| 3:47 AM
NBC News and anchorman Brian Williams have not done journalistic work the quality of Wednesday night's exclusive interview with Edward Snowden in a long, long time.
Since NBC News had the interview for a week, according to Williams, it could have done...
| May 7, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Sinclair Broadcast Group boosted profit and revenue in the first quarter, citing better-than-expected spending on political advertising, strong gains from Super Bowl and Olympics ads, and lower expenses at many of the company's television stations.
| May 16, 2014
| 8:07 PM
Hall of Famer Brooks Robinson has been through a lot over the past several years, but he clearly hasn't lost his sense of humor.
During a question-and-answer session before joining NBC Sports broadcaster Bob Costas for a fundraiser at Caves Valley...
| May 17, 2014
| 8:49 PM
If one of the hallmarks of true greatness is consistency, NBC Sports is a truly great operation, because again, it came, it covered, it turned in another top-notch Preakness telecast.
Covering a horse race for a mainstream audience is not nearly as easy...
| May 18, 2014
| 8:17 AM
The national overnight ratings for NBC's Preakness coverage were up 5 percent over last year -- the best numbers since 2010.
The 6.3/15 rating and share means 6.3 percent of all TV homes were tuned to the race, with 15 percent of the sets in use at...
| May 2, 2014
| 4:58 PM
LOUISVILLE, KY. -- Heavy favorite Untapable blazed to victory in the Kentucky Oaks Friday, a triumph for jockey Rosie Napravnik and controversial trainer Steve Asmussen.
Napravnik kept Untapable a few paces off the lead for much of the run, then...
| May 20, 2014
| 6:02 AM
There were no somber crowds, no guest tents, no military musicians or American Gold Star mothers, not even flags on the flagpoles, as Alan Walden toured the Circle of the Immortals at Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens on a chilly, misty morning, two weeks...
| May 7, 2014
| 6:36 PM
Having an experienced TV moderator went a long way Wednesday night in making Maryland’s first debate among the Democratic candidates for governor a lively and occasionally illuminating hour of television.
David Gregory is getting hammered these...
| May 21, 2014
| 8:45 AM
When drummer Nate Morton was a student at Oakland Mills High School in the '80s, his dream was to one day play on stage at Columbia's Toby's Dinner Theatre.
Employed as a dishwasher at the venue, Morton recalls stealing glances at the performers through...
| May 5, 2014
| 7:00 AM
In the highly competitive news business in this ultra-political town, a constant battle goes on among reporters to obtain interviews with the most knowledgeable governmental insiders from the White House to Congress. This is particularly so among...
| May 22, 2014
| 7:21 AM
The last time The Sun visited with Doug Wetzel, he was arm-deep in sauerkraut, preparing for the annual "KrautFest" at Gertrude's restaurant, where he is the executive pastry chef and, as owner John Shields calls him, the "kitchen czar."