| Jul 8, 2013
| 4:38 AM
Welcome to your post-weekend trends report for July 8, 2013.
Andy Murray's Wimbledon win had far more interest than usual for a Sunday topic, while associated searches also did well on Google. Meanwhile, the search engine was itself a trending topic...
| Jul 17, 2013
Toronto residents and their Baltimore cousins are fighting heat. (Ours is worse, but they have less cooling infrastructure to fight it.) A cartoonist/runner, meanwhile, is fighting what he calls "The Blerch." And Tour de France riders are fighting for the...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 9:05 AM
When 16-year-old Bridget Cheng went to Red Robin restaurant last week with a friend, they looked like two teenage girls having a traditional American meal.
But to Cheng's friend, Olivia Aloysia, an exchange student from Cergy-Pontoise, France, the...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 2:36 PM
July 25 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Thursday:
** Dell Inc founder Michael Dell raised his $24.4 billion bid by less than 1 percent just hours before it was to be put to a vote,...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 1:16 PM
French energy firm Electricite de France outlined an exit strategy Tuesday from its stake in three of Exelon's nuclear power plants, including Calvert Cliffs in Southern Maryland.
Both companies disclosed that EDF has an option to sell its 49.99 percent...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 12:47 PM
Dr. Ebrahim A. Gabbay, a Baltimore obstetrician-gynecologist whose career spanned 50 years and who was also a dedicated Francophile, died Saturday of complications from a stroke at Sinai Hospital.
The longtime Pikesville resident was 86.
"First of all,...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 6:54 AM
National Night Out is one time Towson residents won't be cringing when they hear the wail of fire engines and police cruisers.
Instead, they are invited to sit back and wave to the motorcade of county vehicles including those from Towson Precinct 6...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Isabel H. Klots, an artist and widow of noted portrait painter Trafford P. Klots whose medieval home in Rochefort-en-Terre in Brittany, France, served as a venue for several generations of artists who came there to paint and study, died Thursday from...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 9:10 AM
A pair of du Pont cousins, one in love with a woman and the other devoted to plants, used their vast family fortune to create a pair of mansions within minutes of each other in the Brandywine Valley, but from two very different worlds.
Alfred I. du...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 10:35 AM
Scott Dixon, the only driver to record top 5 finishes in each of the previous two Grand Prix of Baltimore races, will open Sunday’s competition in the lead after winning the pole in Saturday’s qualifying session.
Dixon, a 33-year-old...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 11:00 AM
Jim Rogers ("Government workers deserve no sympathy," Dec. 11) denies sympathy to federal employees who complain about attacks on their pay and benefits. Truth is, federal employees have it good, like private-sector employees in those European "socialist"...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 6:11 AM
100 Years Ago
A Poet's Vision
From the social column:
"Mr. and Mrs. William A. Steward and Miss Sadie Steward will sail for Europe in January and spend the balance of the winter abroad."
From a large Times ad about a play coming to Ellicott City:...