| Sep 26, 2013
| 4:20 AM
Ben started bringing home "Big Nate" books from the library...literally reading them for hours...enamored with this funny boy who racks-up detentions and gets himself into silly scrapes.
We read together...and then I asked Ben: "Where is Nate's mom?" ...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 10:51 AM
NFL Team Report - New York Jets - INSIDE SLANT
Say this for New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan: He remains optimistic about his team, even in the face of building evidence to the contrary.
Ryan has lauded the Jets' practice efforts over the last three...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 5:30 AM
How does the injury to point guard Seth Allen impact the rest of Mark Turgeon’s rotation?
Don Markus: If Turgeon goes ahead with his plan to use Dez Wells at point guard — a somewhat risky proposition, given the junior’s propensity for...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 4:32 PM
News release from Change The Mascot: ONEIDA NATION HOMELANDS (NY) (September 12, 2013) As the Oneida Indian Nation of New York today brings its ad campaign urging the team to drop its offensive name to every city Washington's pro football......
| Aug 14, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Every so often, the rivalry is renewed. Of Baltimore, a Washingtonian will say something like, "I wouldn’t want to live there, but what a place to explore." In turn, a Baltimorean will answer back, "The Washington Monument in the National Mall is...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 12:01 PM
Curtis Malone, the co-founder and president of the D.C. Assault AAU basketball program, has been charged with conspiracy to distribute heroin, according to court documents.
Malone, who was convicted in 1991 for distributing crack cocaine, was arrested...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Occasionally this column takes a look at what happened to a person or thing that was a memorable part of Laurel's past. This month it looks at two Laurel icons from the late 1960s and early 1970s.
Laurel High coach set the standard
| Jan 12, 2013
News reports suggest that U.S. Supreme Court justices were skeptical Wednesday when attorneys for the Justice Department and the state of Missouri asked them to OK warrantless, compulsory blood tests of motorists pulled over on suspicion of driving...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 2:48 PM
An email that Gawker reports was sent through the University of Maryland Delta Gamma sorority list-serv is lighting up the interwebs, it seems.
The gist of it appears to be fury that sorority sisters were "weird" and "awkward" to Sigma Nu brothers...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 7:49 PM
Washington loves its Pigskins.
Pigskins? Yes, a Washington newspaper has dropped the use of Redskins in referring to the town’s pro football team.
After surveying readers, the Washington City Paper came up with Pigskins over names such as the...
| Dec 9, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Lawsuit: A Parisian engineer is suing New Yorkâs Metropolitan Museum of Art to recover a Paul Cezanne painting that he says the Bolsheviks stole from his great-grandfather during the Russian Revolution. (Bloomberg) From Hugh to you: Artwork that...