| Aug 1, 2014
| 12:00 PM
It's a question we pose daily, and with increasing frequency in an age of digital bounty and instant entertainment: "What am I in the mood for?" We ask it of office mates at lunch, friends before taking in a movie, with family on weekends. We stare at the...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Facebook, vying in a social-media popularity contest among celebrities with Twitter, has released an iPhone app with a velvet rope wrapped around it.
The new Facebook Mentions app is currently only available on Apple iPhones for celebs, athletes,...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 3:14 PM
For those of you who tuned out of the World Cup when the United States lost or are just aren't into soccer like that, Germany beat the brakes off host nation Brazil in the World Cup.
The numbers are staggering.
The Germans were up 5-0 at half...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 2:49 PM
What does music taste like? Can you capture sweetness with your eardrums? Can choruses be delicious? These are all questions prompted by the announcement of a new drink called Butterfly, which is being marketed as “a melodic beverage inspired by the...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 7:56 AM
In March 2011, The New York Times profiled Jennifer Lopez, detailing her glamorous life in the promotional run-up to her seventh album, "Love?," then marketed as her comeback album after a four-year break from music. Its headline touted her as "Jennifer...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The following fiction and nonfiction titles are available at Baltimore County Public Library as of June 15.
"Suzanne Davis Gets a Life" by Paula Marantz Cohen
Cohen continues updating the romances of Jane Austen into a contemporary setting in this novel...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Coldplay's "Ghost Stories" held the apex of the U.S. album chart for a second week, as the week's top contender, a new title by Mariah Carey, managed only a tepid debut.
The U.K. group's Atlantic set held its position with an 83,000-copy frame, according...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 11:50 AM
Coldplay’s “Ghost Stories” is still No. 1.
The latest release from the British rock group logged a second week at the top of the Billboard 200 chart after moving an additional 83,000 copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan. It’s...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 2:16 PM
Jennifer Lopez has succumbed to the revelatory tactics of Andy Cohen's "Plead the Fifth" game.
The "I Luh Ya Papi" singer, who finalized her divorce with ex-husband Marc Anthony just this week, appeared on Cohen's "Watch What Happens Live" on Thursday...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:14 PM
| Jun 16, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Nigel Lythgoe and Tom Bergeron have never worked together before, but they joke they keep bumping into each other in the hallways at work -- both dance shows record at the same studio. We caught up with the British judge of "So You Think You Can Dance"...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 8:12 AM
Pop quiz: Who was the first solo female rapper to have an album go platinum? Missy Elliott? Lil' Kim? Nicki Minaj?
No one would blame you for guessing any of those iconic rappers. You'd be wrong, though. Chicago rapper Da Brat set that benchmark with her...