| Oct 15, 2012
| 9:12 AM
Two Baltimore County boys traded a Bersa .380-caliber gun for an Xbox 360 in a swap that ended when officers found a handful of bullets in jeans left in a school locker room, police said Friday.
The exchange between the 12-year-old students at Deer...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 4:14 PM
Authorities charged two 17-year-old students Tuesday with bringing weapons to schools in unrelated incidents in Baltimore and Anne Arundel counties.
Police said there were no injuries in either case, and neither student made a threat. But the incidents...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 7:22 AM
Microsoft thinks consumers aren’t viewing their favorite games, movies and television shows on enough screens.
That’s the premise behind “SmartGlass,” a feature debuting later this year that is designed to enhance the...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 8:13 AM
The folks at Facebook are thinking about lowering the age restrictions on the site to allow tweens. Officially, the site is closed to those under age 13, but many kids lie about their age to get in. My tween tried it and was kicked off the site. I'm not...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 5:22 AM
Since a shooting in the Perry Hall High cafeteria on the first day of the school year, parent Di Ciccotelli says she believes school leaders have taken steps to show they care about protecting kids.
Still, as Ciccotelli dropped her freshman son off at...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 2:51 PM
A Baltimore high school student was arrested Thursday after bringing an unloaded handgun to Carver Vocational Technical High School, school officials said.
An investigation into the incident is under way, according to Edie House Foster, spokeswoman for...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 7:43 AM
Microsoft wanted a tablet done right, so the company figured it’d give it a try.
CEO Steve Ballmer announced the Microsoft “Surface” family of tablet devices Monday in Los Angeles, a move that sends a clear warning shot across the Apple...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 4:27 AM
Hopefully, you haven't traded in "The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim" or "Mass Effect 3" yet.
New life will find its way into two of the best games of the last eight months, with "Skyrim's" expansion pack and "Mass Effect 3's" extended ending sequence available...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 2:25 PM
Maryland State Police and Harford County Sheriff's Office reports:
Djbril Ramatoulay, 20, of the 700 block of West Bel Air Avenue, was charged Thursday with possessing marijuana and paraphernalia.
Gerad Forte, of the 900 block of Edmund...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 9:30 AM
•••• Some extremely juicy details about the exciting “God of War: Ascension” have surfaced, with some nuts and bolts of how the new multiplayer mode will function. Add this to your list of “reasons I own...
| May 2, 2012
| 8:28 AM
Six months after the game's initial release, the whispers of the first expansion pack for Bethesda Softworks' "The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim" have finally been confirmed.
The pack is titled "Dawnguard." The name is, as far as we know, unique within the...
| May 4, 2012
| 8:01 AM
•••• Wouldn’t it be fun to buy a monthly fee for your Xbox and Kinect like you do with your cell phone? It looks like that’s going to be an option for folks who want to pay $99 for hardware then shell out...