| Jun 6, 2014
| 5:10 AM
In the discreetly assaultive film version of "The Fault in Our Stars" there's a scene, faithful to the one in the best-selling John Green book, where Hazel and Augustus visit the Amsterdam home of a novelist whose cancer-related novel holds great personal...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 6:27 AM
Gov. Martin O'Malley left Tuesday for a five-day trip to Europe that includes a "congressional pilgrimage" to northern Ireland and a conference in Amsterdam.
The governor, whose Irish heritage inspired his Celtic rock band and his taste in poetry,...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 8:56 AM
The Annapolis Market House is open -- sort of.
The first vendor in the downtown landmark, Amsterdam Falafelshop, planned a soft opening with a private guest list for Thursday night.
After a few more private events, they hope to have the eatery open...
| May 7, 2013
| 8:12 AM
Got blood? Time to help your community.
On Wednesday, May 15, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., and Thursday ,May 16, from 3 to 7 p.m., the Hampden Family Center, 1104 W. 36th St., is partnering with MedStar Health, which owns Union Memorial Hospital, for a blood...
| Oct 13, 2012
The view of a 16th-century Lisbon street is such a teeming hodgepodge of races, social classes and religions and has so much life on display — much of it mischievous — that's it hard not to smile.
Slightly to the right of center, an African...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Adam Orenstein spent years cross-breeding marijuana plants before arriving at his proud new strain, a tall stalky plant frosted with white crystally hairs prized by growers and smokers.
But before releasing it to the public, he and his partners toiled...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 8:48 AM
SAN DIEGO (Reuters) - Un supuesto miembro de alto nivel del Cártel de Sinaloa conocido como el "Chino Ántrax" fue extraditado el jueves desde Holanda a Estados Unidos, donde enfrenta cargos relacionados con el tráfico de drogas, dijo el Departamento de...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 10:19 AM
BARCELONA (Reuters) - El Barcelona, que ya cuenta con Lionel Messi y Neymar en el ataque, reforzará aún más su temible línea ofensiva la próxima temporada luego de acordar con el Liverpool la compra del polémico delantero uruguayo Luis Suárez.
| Jul 10, 2014
| 11:00 PM
SAN DIEGO (Reuters) - A suspected high-level Sinaloa drug cartel operative known as "Chino Antrax" was extradited on Thursday from the Netherlands to the United States, where he faces charges related to drug smuggling, the Justice Department said.
| Jun 17, 2014
On his truTV series "The Carbonaro Effect," Michael Carbonaro puts a spin on the hidden camera reality series by adding a magical touch. Imagine "Candid Camera," but with more pranks and sleight of hand tricks. Also an actor, Carbonaro has had roles on...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 4:56 PM
[Warning: This post contains spoilers about the movie “The Fault in Our Stars.”]
When Scott Neustadter and Michael Weber, the writers of the burgeoning film hit "The Fault in Our Stars," first began adapting John Green's bestselling novel,...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:21 AM
Gene Farris is a Chicago house music legend, and over the last two decades he's travelled the world DJing as well as producing his own music, featuring a sound that has continuously pushed house music forward. This week, Farris releases his latest album,...