| Sep 8, 2013
| 7:40 PM
Credited with reenergizing and modernizing the nation's oldest and largest civil rights organization, NAACP president Benjamin Jealous announced Sunday he will step down from his position at the end of the year.
In a statement, Jealous said he wanted to...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 3:53 PM
Plans for the Dodgers’ new regional sports network, SportsNet LA, are still being formulated, but there is progress.
Nomar Garciaparra has been hired as a new commentator by the Dodgers, according to a person familiar with the situation who...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 5:17 PM
A new ad featuring a sexy Scarlett Johansson is slated to run during the Super Bowl — as long as it gets one significant tweak. Advertiser SodaStream has to take the words right out of ScarJo's mouth.
No, not the ones in the beginning where she...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 1:39 PM
Gannett Co.'s $2.2-billion acquisition of Belo TV stations can move forward -- but the Department of Justice is demanding the sale of KMOV-TV Channel 4 in St. Louis as a condition for the agency's approval of the deal.
The proposed deal would give the...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 9:56 AM
Political journalist, author and TV pundit Jack W. Germond, whose half century covering Washington included two decades at The Baltimore Sun, died today at 85. Here's what other media outlets are writing about him.
With Germond, goes untold...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 9:17 AM
Video: Rodriguez: 'Not time for me to hang it up'
Alex Rodriguez made it clear during an interview after a rehab game Friday night that he's ready to return to the field with the New York Yankees despite continuing speculation that he'll be among the...
| Sep 10, 2013
When I first moved to Washington, I drove a beat-up Honda. But, because those were the waning days of the crack era, it was common to have any car broken into, particularly where I lived. This helped me rationalize my habit of keeping my car filthy. I...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 10:39 AM
On the heels of a defensive clinic during Saturday's 67-41 win against Tennessee, the Florida Gators jumped three spots to No. 3 in the Associated Press Top 25. Winners of 11 straight games, the Gators (17-2, 6-0 SEC) leapfrogged unbeaten Wichita State...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 3:16 PM
Jack W. Germond, the irascible, portly columnist and commentator who was a fixture on the American political scene for nearly 50 years, including nearly 20 of them in The Baltimore Sun's Washington bureau, died Wednesday morning of chronic obstructive...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 9:04 PM
While the National Baseball Hall of Fame was announcing Wednesday that three players in their first year of eligibility — pitchers Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine and slugger Frank Thomas — had been elected by the writers' association in the...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 4:00 PM
It is not a shock to open a paper to find Florida State listed as a 22-point favorite.
The Seminoles (7-0) are No. 3 in the Bowl Championship Series standings and have defeated their last three opponents by a combined score of 163-31.
Florida State is...