| Jul 30, 2013
| 9:44 PM
Just 21, Ryan Harrison has a pretty mature understanding of what it takes to make it on the ATP tour.
"You've got to love the process," Harrison said after his 6-3, 7-5 win over former world No. 1 Lleyton Hewitt on Tuesday in a first-round Citi Open...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 5:56 AM
With a step, a kick and an energetic stomp, a handful of children bring to life an old and beloved part of their families' Russian culture as part of the Kalinka Dance Ensemble.
The Pikesville-based dance troupe, which celebrates its 10th anniversary...
| Apr 25, 2011
| 4:22 PM
John Lindner reviews Silk Road Bistro, an Uzbekistan restaurant in Pikesville. On the menu - jiz biz!......
| Aug 20, 2014
| 5:47 AM
LONDON/ALMATY (Reuters) - Farangees Islomova is worried. Her husband, who labors on a construction site in Moscow's Schelkovo suburb, usually sends 15,000 rubles home to Tajikistan every month. But in July he sent her just two-thirds of that.
| Jun 30, 2014
| 12:16 PM
LONDON -- Andy Murray continued his winning ways at the All England Club on a rainy Monday at Wimbledon.
The third-seeded British star got past 20th-seeded, 6-foot-8 South African Kevin Anderson 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 (8-6) in 2 hours, 33 minutes under the roof...
| May 29, 2014
| 10:41 AM
PARIS - Eight-time champion Rafael Nadal, last year's runner-up David Ferrer and British star Andy Murray were easy second-round winners Thursday at the French Open.
The world No. 1 Nadal whipped young rising Austrian Dominic Thiem 6-2, 6-2, 6-3 on...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 7:30 AM
The sound of a woman descending into madness is rich and piercing — and oddly beautiful.
In a quiet rehearsal room at the Los Angeles Opera, music director James Conlon gathers about half a dozen people around a grand piano. Among them is...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 5:55 PM
WASHINGTON — When federal prosecutors charged Colorado resident Jamshid Muhtorov in 2012 with providing support to a terrorist organization in his native Uzbekistan, court records suggested the FBI had secretly tapped his phones and read his emails....
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
President Obama has demonstrated leadership qualities ranging from poor to nonexistent. But is a president who lacks visible leadership qualities really such a bad thing? Or is he lazy like a fox? A lack of leadership -- whether deliberate or accidental...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 8:30 PM
In a paean to a Soviet Union that no longer exists, first-time director Maksim Panfilov offers a feel-good lesson in cross-cultural tolerance with "Ivan Son of Amir," in which a Russian woman, fleeing WWII-besieged Sebastopol with her two children,...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 7:12 PM
When pop stars Mariah Carey, Beyoncé, Nelly Furtado and 50 Cent recently said they'd renounced millions of dollars they'd received for performing for members of Libyan strongman Moammar Kadafi's family, they drew attention to a growing and controversial...
| Sep 23, 2011
Thirteen years ago, when Ruben Mkrtchyan told his wife and four children that they were going to move from Glendale to a high desert valley in the middle of nowhere to grow the world's tastiest melons, they thought he had lost his mind.
"My mom and I...