| Aug 21, 2013
| 12:51 PM
John T. "Jock" Menzies III, chairman of The Terminal Corp. and founder, president and chairman of American Logistics Aid Network, died Saturday at Maryland Shock Trauma Center after being injured in an accident at his Arnold home. He was 69.
| Aug 7, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Lindsay Moynihan has always liked to tell stories.
The 28-year-old Orlando resident wrote her first novel in college — "I was a little homesick," she says — but it remains unpublished.
Book number 2, though, is one of the first to be...
| Jul 21, 2013
No matter how much horsepower you produce, you can't outrun math.
Like automakers General Motors and Chrysler a few years earlier, Detroit late last week finally acknowledged its numbers never would add up and filed for bankruptcy protection. This is...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 7:43 AM
Embattled chef Paula Deen has found an unlikely supporter in vampire novelist Anne Rice, who has gone on Facebook to defend the silver-haired (former) Food Network star, who is facing widening accusations of racism -- as well as a loss of corporate...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 12:39 PM
Public concern with national tragedies in Boston and Texas helped propel cable news channels and evening broadcasts to big audiences last week.
Fox News Channel was No. 1 in all of cable in prime time, and CNN was third. USA ranked second.
| Apr 24, 2013
| 12:48 PM
America is in the midst of an affordable housing crisis — Baltimore, too. Ten million families are paying more than 50 percent of their monthly income on rent, a severe cost burden that leaves little for food and other necessities. Over 32,000...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 10:16 AM
It will be many years yet before historians can make their full assessment of the presidency of George W. Bush, but we have a sneaking suspicion their conclusions will not be nearly as generous as the puffery that has accompanied the opening of his...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 9:41 PM
Presidential libraries, like the one about to open in Dallas honoring George W. Bush, serve two main purposes: Providing a treasure trove of documents that allows historians to study a distinct period of history and giving a chief executive an opportunity...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 7:40 AM
Belly of the Basin is a documentary about the tragic aftermath of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, presenting individual stories of survivors and volunteers. Fairfield University's professor Roxana Walker-Canton co-produced it, and she'll be on hand...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 2:19 PM
The Atlantic Ocean is expected to churn out 18 named tropical storms, nine hurricanes and four major hurricanes during the season that stretches from June through November, according to a report released Wednesday by Colorado State University's...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 12:08 PM
After leaving a trail of death and destruction in the Caribbean and United States last October, Hurricane Sandy’s name has been retired from the official storm list.
Sara now will replace Sandy, beginning in 2018, the National Oceanic and...