| Dec 8, 2013
| 12:20 PM
Baltimore Rep. Elijah Cummings will be among 26 congressmen traveling to South Africa to attend memorial services for revered leader Nelson Mandela Tuesday in FNB Stadium, known as Soccer City in Soweto.
It was at that stadium in July 2010 that...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 11:43 AM
Television remembers and pays tribute to Nelson Mandela.
The official memorial service for Nelson Mandela, from the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg, will begin at 1 a.m. PST, Tuesday (11 a.m. locally in South Africa), and will be covered as breaking news...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 12:30 AM
More than 90 world leaders and tens of thousands of South Africans plan to pay their last respects to Nelson Mandela at a memorial service Tuesday in the Johannesburg township of Soweto.
The gathering, part of 10 days of national mourning, takes place...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 5:09 AM
El presidente de Estados Unidos, Barack Obama, agradeció hoy al pueblo de Sudáfrica haber "compartido a Nelson Mandela con nosotros", en el servicio religioso oficial en memoria del fallecido exmandatario.
"Mandela es el último libertador del siglo XX",...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 5:21 AM
El expresidente cubano Fidel Castro, cuya última aparición pública tuvo lugar en abril pasado, se reunió la semana pasada en La Habana con el periodista español Ignacio Ramonet, informaron medios oficiales, que publican una foto del encuentro.
| Sep 23, 2013
| 3:23 PM
The downtown Baltimore skyline is about to change.
The name of the defunct Examiner newspaper will no longer adorn the building at 400 E. Pratt St., visible throughout the Inner Harbor. Instead, the name of digital marketing firm R2integrated will go...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 3:57 PM
Brandy reportedly played to a nearly empty arena in South Africa this week.
The Grammy Award-winning R&B star was a surprise guest at the Nelson Mandela Sports and Cultural Day concert in Soweto on Saturday, but nearly all of the event-goers were gone...
| Jun 12, 2011
| 9:33 PM
In Friday's newspaper, the attorney who represented Food Not Bombs in its fight with the city said she was ready to look for common ground with the city. Later that night, the group bid her adieu. So much for common ground. Food Not Bombs was careful...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 4:33 PM
This is from Keith McHenry, a founder of FNB, in response to my colum today. I tend to disagree that this will last much longer. There simply aren't that many people willing to go to Lake Eola and get arrested week after week. Also, Keith's statement...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 11:54 AM
Making Friends (Feb. 11)
There was no championship on the line, or anything to play for other than to send its senior star and the delirious "Quaker Crazies" — the moniker for die hard Friends basketball fans — home happy on Senior Night....
| Jan 5, 2012
What a stretch run (Nov. 18)
Who would have thought it?
After a stunning 0-5 start, the last thing the Boys' Latin football team had to be concerned about was the Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association B Conference championship game.