| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:50 AM
Fifty years ago, President Lyndon Johnson declared an unconditional war on poverty, and he put Sargent Shriver in charge of leading the fight.
Since then, by some estimates, we have reduced the number of poor in this country from one in four to about...
| Nov 1, 2012
Be glad you don't live in Ohio. It's a fine old state with pretty towns, friendly people and a fairly healthy economy. But over the last six months, its citizens have endured a volume of political advertising unequaled in the history of Western...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 5:59 PM
Voters in Maryland's 6th Congressional District have been hearing a familiar Arkansas drawl on the phone this week: It's Bill Clinton calling, letting them know he thinks the world of Democratic candidate John Delaney.
All over the state, Marylanders...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 4:38 AM
WEATHER: Partly sunny and breezy, with a high near 56. Tonight is expected to be partly cloudy, low around 40.
TRAFFIC: Check our traffic updates for this morning's issues.
Garrett Co. still reeling from Sandy-related snowstorm: Sandy ran into...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 3:00 AM
"Someday, my prince will come." -- Snow White, 1937
In a hotel in Canada hangs this picture, someone's mischievous take on Snow White a few years after happily ever after. She is posed in an anonymous suburban den. Behind her, Prince Charming slouches in...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 6:00 AM
On a whim, Dylan Singleton entered the Project Imaginat10n photography contest this fall. He found out earlier this month that one of his favorite musicians had selected his photo as a winner, but the 2009 graduate of Wilde Lake High School could only...
| Sep 18, 2009
| 4:22 AM
For the challenge on tonight's Project Runway, the designers head to the L.A. Times (hey, family paper!) and learn that they're going to be creating their garments out of actual pages of the newspaper. Well, this challenge wouldn't work at......
| Apr 8, 2014
| 6:30 PM
NBC aims to find fresh comedy voices through a talent-search initiative dubbed "Comedy Playground."
The Peacock is inviting aspiring writers to submit short video pitches for original comedy projects to the website NBCComedyPlayground.com starting on May...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Women in Film has set its five honorees for this year's Crystal + Lucy Awards.
Cate Blanchett will be honored with the 2014 Crystal Award for excellence in film, and Kerry Washington will receive the Lucy Award for excellence in television.
| Mar 28, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Mexican producer Alex Garcia's AG Studios is ready to break ground later this year on a facility in New Orleans, where it plans to shoot three English-language movies back-to-back-to-back. But that's just one of several ambitious projects from the 47-...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 7:11 PM
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — In almost every sense, Emilio Vicente is an American success story.
He grew up a shy kid in the North Carolina mill town of Siler City. His parents, who moved there when he was 6, had little formal education and worked long,...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 12:35 PM
Eva Longoria reteamed with "Desperate Housewives" mentor Marc Cherry as executive producers of this Lifetime series, with Susan Lucci, Ana Ortiz, Roselyn Sanchez ("Without a Trace"), Judy Reyes, Brett Cullen and Grant Show in the ensemble cast.