| Jul 29, 2014
| 4:15 PM
BRISTOL — On the last day of December each year, there's a spot in the city where the new year is celebrated hours before anywhere else.
It's also the place where youngsters get to learn about science, animals and the world of TV sports, and where...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 11:47 AM
If the college football playoff started today and the USA Today coaches' poll still mattered, Florida State would play Oregon in one semifinal with Alabama and Oklahoma pairing up in the other.
The Seminoles and Ducks would play in the Sugar Bowl on New...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 10:31 AM
The Dallas Cowboys included playoff tickets when they sent out season-ticket packages this week, according to ESPN.com.
That includes a ticket for the NFC Championship Game, which the Cowboys have not played in since the 1995 season.
The Cowboys are...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 9:44 AM
Fans now know exactly what the 2014 national championship trophy will look like. The road to the first title game in Arlington, Texas, remains a bit unclear.
"The format is very simple," said Bill Hancock, College Football Playoff executive director,...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Douglas Nickson makes lists of goals. Lots and lots of lists.
Then, unlike you and me, he accomplishes them.
Eighteen years ago, he was financially busted bankrupt. He had just gone through an emotional divorce.
Nickson decided it was time to pull...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 11:24 AM
The Enfield police officer recently accused of brutality has been the subject of 14 internal affairs investigations over the past seven years, department records indicate.
The citizen's complaints against Officer Matthew Worden range from his being...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 1:32 PM
It's only July, but the Laguna Playhouse's 2014-15 season is off and running with "Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story" now in residence through Aug. 19. If this show is any criterion, it's going to be an exciting year for playhouse devotees.
This is a "new"...
| Jul 23, 2014
HarborView Towers, a condominium complex on the Inner Harbor, aims to become an iconic part of the Baltimore skyline now that it has revamped the beacon atop its east tower.
"[It's] new and exciting, and I think people are just going to love it," said...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 12:06 PM
A 98-year-old North Carolina woman was left alone inside a truck for nearly five hours while her son patronized Maryland Live casino in Hanover on Monday, Anne Arundel County Police said.
Dwight Ridgeway McGinnis Jr., 67, of the 6100 block of Tipping...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 4:25 PM
As many prepare for Fourth of July cookouts or head to the Shore, law enforcement agencies across the state are beefing up patrols — to monitor large crowds at fireworks celebrations and ramp up DUI enforcement.
Officers plan to be out in force on...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 9:58 PM
Attracted by live music, food and an elaborate fireworks display, thousands of people filled Grand Park in downtown Los Angeles on Friday to celebrate the Fourth of July under a hot afternoon sun.
In another sign of a resurgent city core, event...