| Feb 4, 2015
| 1:34 PM
When Sports Illustrated's 2015 swimsuit issue hits newsstands next week the standard-issue bikini babes will be accompanied by at least one model whose body is closer to that of the average American woman -- plus-size model Ashley Graham.
| Feb 3, 2015
| 12:05 PM
When fashion illustrator Robert W. Richards was 10 years old and living in small-town Maine, he pretended to shop for comic books at the local drugstore. When the clerk, a family friend who lived down the street, wasn't looking, Richards would shove a...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 7:22 PM
I have a distinct memory, dating back to 1989 or so, of sitting around with my college dorm mates talking about a new term that was popping up everywhere: "political correctness." Although the designation had been floating around radical circles of...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 4:25 PM
The "next generation of science" is at risk unless major changes are made to increase opportunities for young researchers, Johns Hopkins University President Ronald Daniels wrote in a scientific journal article published Tuesday.
Only 1 percent of...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 12:51 PM
In delivering its Sexiest Man issue, People magazine also studied TV anchors and picked Matt Austin of WKMG-Channel 6 as among the hottest.
The magazine hits stands on Friday, and "Thor" star Chris Hemsworth won the overall title as Sexiest Man Alive....
| Dec 9, 2014
| 8:29 AM
If a neoconservative is a liberal who has been mugged by reality, as journalist Irving Kristol once put it, what do you call a conservative faced with video footage of the chokehold death of Eric Garner, a man the New York City Police Department...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 7:15 PM
Baltimore Sun reporters, columnists and editors share their thoughts after the New England Patriots' 28-24 win over the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX.
Jeff Zrebiec, reporter: Just like the Ravens did several weeks ago in the divisional playoff...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 6:28 PM
They're over her.
Sarah Palin's odd, rambling speech last weekend before an audience of committed conservative activists in Des Moines, Iowa, has many influential voices on the right saying that the time has come to acknowledge that the romance has gone...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 2:00 PM
Two of my most eager sources for local news reside not more than five minutes away from me. The Boss's mother and my mother, who live next door to each other at Victory Centre in Vernon Hills and are affectionately referred to as Har(riet Ar)Lene, have...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 7:41 AM
Here are your stories for Friday in Central Florida: no charges in wine-throwing incident for George Zimmerman; "Homeless Jesus" sculpture coming to Orlando; Magic coach on firing line; and more.
1. George Zimmerman won't be prosecuted for allegedly...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 3:58 PM
Before Isaiah Lamb tore his ACL on Jan. 16, the Marist men’s basketball coaches told him he was their No. 1 recruit. After the Dulaney senior’s injury, that message remained the same.
“They were supportive,” Lamb said. “...