| Feb 10, 2014
| 2:50 PM
More than two dozen elected officials who represent Prince George's County circulated a letter Monday protesting remarks Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler made over the weekend as he opened a gubernatorial campaign office in Forestville.
| Feb 10, 2014
| 1:35 PM
Governments. Embassies. Energy companies. Universities. Activists.
They've all been victims of what researchers are calling one of the most advanced cybersecurity threats they've ever seen.
On Monday, a Kaspersky Lab security research team released...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 3:21 AM
Shirley Temple Black, who as the most popular child movie star of all time lifted a filmgoing nation’s spirits during the Depression and then grew up to be a diplomat, has died. She was 85.
Black died late Monday at her home in Woodside, Calif.,...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 4:02 PM
Guests at the Dancing with Diamonds gala rocked the night away on Friday at the Glendale Educational Foundation's annual ball. Representing the diamond theme, two half-carat diamond rings were given to drawing winners, who purchased champagne flutes for a...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 10:48 AM
In 1987, Paul Verhoeven's futuristic crime thriller "RoboCop" made its mark with equal parts over-the-top violence and cynical, prescient satire. Now director Jose Padilha's remake has updated the cybernetic cop's story with references to the hot-button...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"The standards are designed to be robust and relevant to the real world, reflecting the knowledge and skills that our young people need for success in college and careers. With American students fully prepared for the future, our communities will be...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 2:33 PM
Maryland safety committment Jordan Noil is now a former Maryland commitment, and Terps safety target Antwaine Carter is now a Terps commit.
Noil decommitted recently, according to The Washington Post, prompting the Terps' search for a new safety.
| Feb 17, 2014
I have no idea why this post completely disappeared earlier today, but I resurrected it from the Internet cache. A weekly listing of intriguing, wacky, useful, provocative and otherwise interesting links that readers and I have come across and think......
| Apr 25, 2013
| 4:34 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Good morning and happy Thursday to you.
Here's what we're reading this morning.
* The Washington Post has a lengthy piece on former Gov. Jeb Bush and his links to the Hispanic community.
* With a little more than a week left...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 4:35 AM
Ted Cruz and Barack Obama have a great deal in common. Both went to elite Ivy League schools, both were brilliant students, both had American mothers and foreign-born fathers, and both spent less than one full term in the U.S. Senate before thinking...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 1:42 PM
As Mrs. Lowe Down will tell you, I don’t eat at those places where the employees are chosen for how well they’re able to serve up the cheesecake. The food tends to be way too greasy.
The only surprise about national chains like The...