| May 19, 2013
| 10:50 AM
D. Wayne Lukas may seem to the public an unlikely candidate to be one of the most hands-on trainers working in horse racing today. He shows up on television — like Saturday, when his horse Oxbow cruised to a win in the 138th Preakness —...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 5:18 AM
In the video for their breakthrough hit, "What Makes You Beautiful," the five Brit heartthrobs of One Direction cavort on the beach, looking wind-swept, clean-cut and ink-free.
Yet, there they were — well, three of them, anyway — on a recent...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 6:17 AM
Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey threw out the first pitch at the Orioles vs. Toronto Blue Jays game on July 14.
Spacey Tweeted about his pitch: "Jim Johnson @Orioles signed the ball I threw & gave me one of his gloves! Awesome gift. I threw a strike!"...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 6:39 PM
Baltimore County's historic courthouse in Towson will become the set of the political drama "House of Cards" next month. The Netflix series' crew plans to film at the courthouse Aug. 7, though that date could change, county spokeswoman Ellen Kobler said....
| Aug 7, 2013
| 10:40 AM
In recent years, downtown Baltimore has been showcased on several television shows, most notably HBO’s “The Wire” and “Veep.”
But this week, Towson is getting its shot at small-screen glory as the cast and crew of the...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 3:15 AM
Steve Mosko was not exactly the best student when he graduated The John Carroll School in 1974.
In fact, "a guidance counselor told me I probably wasn't college material," Mosko, who's since become the head of a major television studio, recalled....
| Aug 15, 2013
| 12:26 PM
The Bel Air Police Department will be paid approximately $1,500 for assisting with security at Tuesday afternoon's "House of Cards" filming along Williams Street, Chief Leo Matrangola said Wednesday.
According to Matrangola, the department provided...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 2:56 AM
Expect plenty of sightings of the crew, and maybe even cast members, from the Emmy-nominated Netflix show "House of Cards" around Harford County the rest of this month.
The show was filming at the Liriodendron Mansion in Bel Air and elsewhere in west...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 2:23 PM
What's the appropriate fee for police services?
Charging for certain types of police protection is a practice that has crept into standard operating procedure for some police agencies, but it is more than a little bit questionable.
| Aug 12, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Netflix's multiple Emmy nominations are evidence that the Internet economy continues to thrive ("Baltimore-made 'House of Cards' makes history with major Emmy nominations," July 18). But surprisingly, critics of the industry are looking right past this...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 11:52 AM
Midseason used to be a time for networks to put on series that weren’t good enough to make the fall lineup. The thinking was: The money has been spent to make these episodes, so let’s try to get something out of them by plugging them for shows...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 6:18 PM
Alexander Kinyua, an electrical engineering student at Morgan State University, was charged with the first-degree murder of his roommate 37-year-old Kujoe Bonsafo Agyei-Kodie. Kinyua allegedly hadn't just killed the man, but also had eaten his heart and...