| Nov 8, 2013
| 9:36 AM
The apology by CBS News for a Benghazi report it aired Oct. 27 on "60 Minutes" is big, bad news for the network.
Lara Logan, who was the correspondent on the report, went on the network's morning show and made the apology in the video that runs with...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 10:17 AM
John F. Kennedy was our first TV president. And his death was the catalyst that made TV the principal storyteller of American life.
Given that relationship, you might think television would be the place to go for insights into the life of the president...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:50 AM
Baltimore's own Maggie's Farm will be featured on tonight's night's episode of "Restaurant Divided," a new Food Network show hosted by Rocco DiSpirito.
The episode premieres at 10 p.m. on the Food Network.
The show, which debuted in September, is...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 8:42 PM
WBAL-TV says it has gained the rights to simulcast two Baltimore Ravens "Monday Night Football" games this year with ESPN, the cable channel that produces the prime-time telecasts.
The deal the station is scheduled to announce Wednesday is for three...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 12:50 PM
I have been writing a lot about Al Jazeera since the Qatar-based news operation bought Al Gore's wreck of a channel in January to gain access to some 50 million U.S. homes.
When the purchase was made, I'm the guy who wrote: "Why Al Jazeera's purchase of...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 4:30 PM
The Orioles' season did not end the way they wanted, a feeling players and fans will wrestle with this week as fellow contenders begin the postseason.
From the broader perspective of a franchise recovering from 15 years of losing, however, the Orioles...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 3:24 PM
I did something foolish last week. I spent at least four hours a day with cable TV news, starting Tuesday.
I was hoping for some information and clarity on two huge stories that were starting to unfold: the partial government shutdown and the launch...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 6:15 PM
At a news conference convened on a bluff overlooking the photogenic Inner Harbor, two top-ranking Baltimore police commanders stood before a bank of television cameras and revealed the identity of a shooting suspect they were seeking.
They called him...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Howard County was Richard Holmes' stage. When the Elkridge resident wasn't performing as Santa Claus at nursing homes, acting with local theater troupes or serving as a Howard historian on a local government access television show, he was displaying his...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 2:07 PM
Maggie's Farm will be featured on the Nov. 7 episode of "Restaurant Divided," a new Food Network show with the wavy-haired celebrity chef Rocco DiSpirito.
DiSpirito came to the Harford Road restaurant to tape the show, which purports to fix the...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 11:44 PM
Soon after he was eliminated from "Big Break: Mexico," Chad Schulze found himself with another chance to claim the top spot on the Golf Channel's reality television show and win an exemption for a PGA Tour event.
Schulze, 34, of Cockeysville, was...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 4:04 PM
Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. plans to create a new cable television news channel with a blend of local and national programming and bring it to cities across the United States over the next couple of years, CEO David Smith said Tuesday.