| Feb 21, 2014
| 5:35 PM
WASHINGTON — The day after Lehman Bros. filed for bankruptcy in September 2008, Federal Reserve policymakers hadn't yet grasped the scope of the financial storm blowing overhead.
What was clear to them as they gathered for a regularly scheduled...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 11:47 AM
They arrested the wrong Cody Williams, and then kept him in jail for more than a month.
The Clay County, Fla., Sheriff's Office punished a deputy Tuesday for the wrongful arrest of 18-year-old Cody Lee Williams, who didn't even share the same middle...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 8:30 PM
New Line has set its "Conjuring" sequel for a pre-Halloween release on Oct. 23, 2015, with Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga returning to star.
The yet-to-be titled sequel, which does not have a director yet, is the first title to land on the date.
| Feb 26, 2014
| 12:30 AM
Alfonso Cuaron's "Gravity" and Peter Jackson's "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" each received eight nominations as the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films announced the nominations for the 40th Annual Saturn Awards.
"The Hunger Games:...
| Mar 2, 2014
Planning your 2014 travel calendar? The American Bus Association has released its annual list of North America's top 100 events and a number of New England happenings made the cut.
The association chooses the events from hundreds submitted because the...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 4:22 AM
On NBC’s “The Office,” the character Creed Bratton was a shadowy quality-assurance director at Scranton’s Dunder Mifflin paper company. Over eight years of episodes, viewers learned only sketchy details about Bratton. Some of those...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 7:00 AM
The Sunset Strip isn’t exactly the place where religious values have flourished, but back in the 1970s, it was home to the nation’s first Christian nightclub.
The spot was called Right On, and it was described in an Aug 19, 1971, story in...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 8:39 AM
Fluid Movement, a Baltimore performance troupe known for its offbeat water ballets, roller skating musicals and disco workouts, led a serious workshop Saturday on how to increase community involvement.
What could a comic troupe, cheerfully described...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 12:23 PM
There are certain traditional editorial cartoons I like to draw. Christmas cartoons, New Year's Day, Labor Day, Groundhog Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Veterans Day, Valentine’s Day, Halloween, Thanksgiving, Mother's Day, Father's Day and that annual...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 11:46 AM
A Millersville man has been indicted for murder in connection with the shooting death of another man last Halloween during an apparent botched robbery attempt.
Gregory Dontae Lewis, 34, of the 700 block of Cecil Avenue, was indicted by an Anne Arundel...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 6:58 AM
If you've ever been to the TCL Chinese Theatre (formerly Mann's, originally Grauman's), you've probably walked over the handprints and footprints of Hollywood stars imprinted in the concrete. They're a big tourist draw — you can see the stars'...