| Nov 27, 2013
| 11:47 AM
North County High School junior Jack Andraka is versed enough in the sciences to have created a cancer-detection method that has garnered him worldwide acclaim. But when it comes to knowing Latin and Italian, the Crownsville student isn't quite as...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Trayvon Martin's tragic death has rekindled pervasive concerns about race in the United States. It has stimulated discussion of disturbing social trends, including the profiling of black and Latino men and racial bias in law, policing and the courts.
| Aug 26, 2013
| 6:42 AM
Don’t trust TV history — ever.
That’s the big conclusion I came to this week after starting out on the simple assignment of previewing a two-hour National Geographic special on the Iraq War.
“America Vs. Iraq,” which...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 1:58 AM
The Historical Society of Harford County and the Maryland Agricultural Education Foundation will host a screening of the award winning 2011 documentary film "Green Fire" Friday, Aug. 16, at 7 p.m. at the society's headquarters in Bel Air.
The film is...
| Feb 8, 1998
| 1:03 PM
While John Waters filmed "Pink Flamingos" a quarter century ago, Steve Yeager, another young moviemaker, filmed him filming "Pink Flamingos."
We know what happened to Waters' footage. After its general release in 1973, "Pink Flamingos" became one the...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 12:31 AM
When Paula Kerger, president and CEO of PBS, delivers a commencement address Friday at the University of Central Florida, she will have a personal message.
“The university really saved us and PBS in Orlando,” she said. “When I went...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Nov. 19, 2013, marks the 150th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln's famous Gettysburg Address. Though Lincoln stated during his speech that “The world will little note, nor long remember what we say here” his brief, approximately 270-...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Steven Spielberg was in Washington on Tuesday evening as the National Archives as the org's foundation honored him with its Records of Achievement Award, in part for "Lincoln" and other historical films.
David S. Ferriero, archivist of the United States,...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Amazon struck a deal with PBS for exclusive online-only subscription VOD rights to period drama "Mr. Selfridge," which stars Jeremy Piven.
Starting Wednesday, Amazon's Prime Instant Video service will offer season 1 of the ITV Studios/Masterpiece co-...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 2:08 PM
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Arsenio Hall The Ellen DeGeneres Show...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 11:38 AM
UPDATED: The Sunday morning programs will examine the 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy's assassination. Here's the guest list:
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., talks about Obamacare on NBC's "Meet the Press" at 9 a.m. on WESH-Channel 2....
| Nov 12, 2013
| 5:26 PM
To comemmorate the 150th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's delivery of the Gettysburg Address, Ken Burns and PBS have teamed up to channel your fifth-grade social studies teacher and challenge Americans everywhere to memorize and recite that famous...