| Aug 6, 2014
| 3:53 PM
On Friday he is to be enshrined in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, a greying icon of a long-gone professional league that introduced the tri-colored ball and the 3-point shot. That's where Bob "Slick" Leonard won acclaim.
Three times in...
| May 10, 2014
| 2:52 PM
One minute and 46 seconds were left in the game when Albany delivered another magic moment. Attackman Miles Thompson threw a quick pass to younger brother Lyle, who hurled a pass across the crease to cousin Ty Thompson, who flicked in a goal.
| Feb 24, 2014
| 6:48 AM
This opener took 11 teams of contestants from the starting line at Santa Clarita, Calif., to Guangzho in China.
Guangzho was formerly known as Canton. We call it Dullsville.
"The Amazing Race" is back, Phil's back and 11 former teams are back (kind...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 3:00 AM
The first baby born in Harford County in 2013 was Bel Air's Hanna Lyn Street, born at Upper Chesapeake Medical Center at 1:38 a.m. on Jan. 1. She was the first child of Nicole Smith and Camaron Street.
Four Havre de Grace men became the first same-sex...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 4:04 AM
Whenever there is a WWE United States, Intercontinental or tag team title change, I ask the same questions:
* Will the new champion(s) elevate the title(s)' worth or does this title win help that/those superstar(s)' career?
* Will the title(s) be...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 5:19 PM
Baltimore's 1st Mariner Arena will host the Colonial Athletic Association men's basketball tournament for three years, starting in 2014, officials from the city and league confirmed Wednesday.
The city now offers a centralized location for the...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 11:31 AM
Aug. 9, 2003: Michael Phelps of the North Baltimore Aquatic Club becomes the first male swimmer to capture five individual titles at the U.S. Nationals — and he does it in College Park. Phelps breaks the record of four held by Mark Spitz, Johnny...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 7:20 PM
Towson University's new arena opens to the public Wednesday night when the Harlem Globetrotters tip off the first of three games in three nights.
The traveling basketball troupe is making a special stop — it usually tours in the United States from...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 2:20 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake acknowledged Wednesday that she spent Memorial Day weekend at the Delaware beach house of a top lobbyist, Lisa Harris Jones.
The mayor defended the excursion as a harmless beach getaway by two close friends and their...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 1:15 PM
Four members of the Harlem Globetrotters will take turns dribbling and spinning basketballs during a 7.7 mile walk from the Inner Harbor to Towson University's new arena Monday morning.
The Globetrotters -- who, according to a Reuters report, are up for...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 7:30 AM
A pair of Harlem Globetrotters was in Towson Friday to announce that the world-renowned basketball team will play three games at the new Tiger Arena at Towson University this summer.
After the soon-to-be-completed building holds the university’s...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Nov.19, 1991: "The whole season, it just seemed like I couldn't do anything wrong," Cal Ripken Jr. says in winning his second American League Most Valuable Player Award. Ripken (34 home runs, 114 RBIs, .323 batting average) edges slugger Cecil Fielder...