| Oct 24, 2012
The National Retail Federation says Halloween will be an $8 billion industry this year, with seven in 10 Americans celebrating and spending an average of nearly $80 per person on costumes, candy and decorations.
Shoppers were already on the prowl for...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 12:48 PM
COLLEGE PARK — Before playing at Madison Square Garden in the 1990 ECAC Holiday Festival, Walt Williams was considered an up-and-coming player for a down-and-out program. A junior, Williams had stayed at Maryland rather than transferring to...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 8:38 PM
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Maryland men's basketball coach Mark Turgeon said he talked to his players at halftime of their National Invitation Tournament quarterfinal against Alabama about Frazier-Ali, Michael Jackson and other great performances at Madison...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 8:15 AM
"And now you hear the music, but the words don't sound too clear …"
"Inner City Blues" by Sixto Rodriguez
Former Baltimorean Craig Strydom has spent more than two decades searching for Sugar Man. And even though the music journalist tracked his...
| May 1, 2012
| 12:30 PM
Despite the uncertainty over who will be their third wide receiver this season, the Ravens waited until the final couple hours of the 2012 NFL draft weekend to address the wide receiver position. Late in the sixth round, the Ravens drafted Miami wide...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 8:10 AM
The word "brilliant" is too often abused by hyperbole, unless you're describing Terius Nash, better known as the prolific 34-year-old songwriter and R&B singer The-Dream.
Several of radio's most indelible hits of the past five years — including...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 8:47 AM
If Chaz Bono and Bristol Palin can dance — well then, so can you.
Maybe not like a pro, maybe not well enough to make a living at it – it's a rare gift to be able to moonwalk like Michael Jackson or to twirl and shimmy like Stacy Keibler....
| Nov 8, 2011
| 6:11 PM
Tonight "Dancing with the Stars" viewers were treated to a mish-mash of the classical stylings of Andrea Bocelli, rap by Flo Rida and a pop medley by Cirque du Soleil set to Michael Jackson tunes. Covering all musical bases.
ESPN sportscaster Kenny...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 8:52 PM
"American Idol"kicked off its 11th season with a retrospective feel as it took us back to 2002 and reminded us of the moment when waitress Kelly Clarkson won the inaugural season. Video clips of Idol hopefuls as kids performing were flashed before our...
| Dec 9, 2010
| 7:11 AM
From the Midnight Sun blog:
One is on the short list of entertainers who could replace Michael Jackson as the king of pop.
The other has dominated airwaves with sexually charged lyrics boasting of his sexual prowess.
Both, Usher and Trey Songz, used...
| Jan 5, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Guest blogger Janell is back with us in the new year, taking on Live to Dance. Take it away, Janell: Do you live to dance? Or perhaps do you just live to eat ice cream while watching others dance? Have......
| Jan 20, 2011
| 4:22 AM
All right. Here we are. American Idol is entering its 10th season, but now minus not one, but two of its original judges, the personalities who helped make the show. So what's it going to be like without Simon and......