| Jul 2, 2014
| 3:50 AM
I hope everyone enjoys a great Fourth of July celebration. In our family we have an extra reason to celebrate-our dear daughter-in-law, Kristen, was born in Philadelphia on the Fourth of July. Can't get any more patriotic American than that. Happy...
| Aug 23, 2013
Thursday, Aug. 29
Reggae music The Howard County Historical Society presents "Acoustic Reggae with Scotty P" from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at 8328 Court Ave. in Ellicott City. Scotty Paynter is a vocalist-songwriter associated with the Baltimore-based...
| Aug 18, 2011
Stan Lee is one proud father these days. You'd be proud, too, if your progeny included Spider-Man, Iron Man, Thor and the Fantastic Four — characters whose films routinely bring in a few hundred million dollars at the movie box office.
Not that Lee...
| Aug 18, 2011
Jeremy Adams has two parties planned for his Federal Hill comics store this month. One will celebrate this weekend's annual convergence of the comics world on Charm City. The other will anticipate a risky, game-changing strategy that could determine the...
| Aug 20, 2011
| 12:51 PM
About a month after last season ended, Ravens defensive coordinator Chuck Pagano received a text from a friend that read: "I'm watching one of your players run in the sand for an hour."
Later that morning, another text flashed on Pagano's phone: "Now, I'...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 8:47 AM
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Femmes fatales and brutish men form a complex web in "Sin City: A Dame to Kill For," as old and new faces from Frank Miller's noir graphic novels are brought to life in film.
"A Dame to Kill For," out in U.S. theaters on Friday,...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 2:01 PM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Brian Lowry, Variety's resident TV critic and a superhero aficionado hosted a one-hour chat on Reddit on August 18. Here are the best questions (and answers) from the conversation, which included everything from Emmy...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 12:30 PM
As credits rolled on "Guardians of the Galaxy," a thought came to mind: Everybody at Marvel slapping high-fives should be forced to watch the movie with someone who is unfamiliar with the comics, then quiz them regarding what happened -- or who exactly...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 11:19 AM
Indio Falconer Downey's legal situation just got stamped with a big red "F": The son of Robert Downey Jr. has been charged with felony cocaine possession.
The younger Downey also faces a misdemeanor charge of possession of drug paraphernalia -- a...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 5:13 PM
Indio Falconer Downey, the son of actor Robert Downey Jr., has been charged with felony cocaine possession after being arrested in West Hollywood during a traffic stop.
He also was charged with misdemeanor possession of a smoking device in connection...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 2:36 PM
Sandra Bullock's star turn in "Gravity" has propelled the actress to the top of Forbes' 2014 list of the highest-earning film actresses, with her estimated $51-million annual take well ahead of what Angelina Jolie raked in to top the same ranking last...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:37 AM
Robert Downey Jr. can be one sassy lady -- at least, on a poster.
The Hollywood superstar is the Internet's newest favorite meme thanks to an 18-year-old in Pennsylvania who pasted the "Iron Man" actor's face onto classic pinup girl art.
The result is...