| Apr 24, 2014
| 11:32 AM
A rally is scheduled in the Charles North neighborhood of Baltimore on Friday night as part of a nationwide campaign to protest police profiling of transgender women.
The event, "We Stand with Monica Jones," is named for a transgender woman and activist...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 10:12 AM
You'll know you have arrived at John Waters' Christmas party when you see the wreath of thorns.
Ricky the doorman — he's worked this party for 25 years — will not let you past the heavy wooden door unless your name is on the list. You...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 9:50 AM
Columbia resident Shelley Wilson still remembers the first time she watched Wheel of Fortune.
As a 10-year-old, Wilson, 39, recalls a visit to her grandmother's house in Marriottsville, where her grandmother, Rosa Lee King, turned on the show, which was...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 2:31 PM
In the summer of 2008, When Leora Friedman was 15 and her sister Ariela was 19, the sisters led a song-writing workshop for patients and families of the Hackerman-Patz House, a Baltimore residence for children receiving limb-lengthening surgery at Sinai...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 10:51 AM
We all know singer/songwriter/guitarist/producer Joan Jett loves Rock and Roll; she’s proclaimed that plenty of times since her breakout hit in 1982.
She also has proclaimed her love for the Orioles for years. It’s hard to forget when she...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 8:12 AM
Game-show host Pat Sajak, who sent the Internet all aflutter this week when he acknowledged taping an occasional "Wheel of Fortune" episode while drunk back in his younger days, isn't fazed by his newfound online notoriety.
"It's the nature of the...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 7:15 AM
“Wheel of Fortune” host Pat Sajak and letter turner Vanna White will tape episodes of the long-running TV game show Sept. 13, 14, 16 and 17 on the Big Island of Hawaii.
The September visit will mark the third time the popular show has...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 6:30 PM
"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek just became the answer to a trivia question.
The Canadian-born host was awarded Friday with a Guinness World Record for "most gameshow episodes hosted by the same presenter." As of Friday, he's hosted a whopping 6,829...
| May 1, 2014
| 4:38 PM
There have been many recent tales of "Wheel of Fortune" woe, including the unfortunate "Boozing my shore excursion" lady. And the weirdness of the lucky guess "New baby buggy" guy. But Wednesday, the show had its first inspirational contestant in quite...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 2:13 PM
"Wheel of Fortune" has never had a reputation as a timely game show, since it tapes episodes far in advance of their air date. But a strange and sad coincidence led the show to have a Walker-related puzzle on Monday's episode, the first episode...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Steve Clements, a writer and executive producer for television with credits including "The All New Mickey Mouse Club," "Welcome Back, Kotter" and "Three's Company," died Oct. 2 in Atlanta of natural causes. He was 68.
The New York native spent more...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Pat Sajak (left) returns to the Storrs campus after Felix Unger in CRT's recent production of The Odd Couple to partake of The Drowsy Chaperone, another odd coupling that finds Sajak playing a rabid musical theatre fan, one who makes the mistake of...