| Mar 30, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Joseph Decatur Barksdale, who went from the cotton fields of Mississippi where his family was sharecropping to NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center, where he oversaw the information technology department, died March 15 at his home in Laurel from...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 9:09 AM
Lee Pace is back on TV and ready to break some rules. The "Pushing Daisies" actor stars in AMC's upcoming 1980s drama "Halt and Catch Fire" as a computer visionary who risks his career to build a PC computer that could change the world.
AMC showed the...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 12:00 PM
The board overseeing Maryland's health exchange voted unanimously Tuesday evening to scrap its dysfunctional website and adopt software developed by Deloitte Consulting and used by the more successful health exchange in Connecticut.
The software is...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 6:31 PM
Maryland's top health official told a congressional panel in Washington on Thursday that IT contractors were to blame for the state's troubled rollout of the Affordable Care Act and suggested that the state may reimburse the federal government if it can...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 9:47 AM
BEIJING — Like an Agatha Christie whodunit, the investigation into the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight 370 is now focusing on a finite circle of suspects — the 227 passengers and 12 crew members of the missing plane.
| Mar 15, 2014
| 9:17 PM
BEIJING — Like an Agatha Christie whodunit, the investigation of the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is now focusing on a finite circle of suspects: the 227 passengers and 12 crew members of the missing plane.
While loath to call...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 7:30 AM
The possibility that Malaysia Air Flight 370 was hijacked has heartened the relatives of passengers who are holding out hope that the missing plane landed in some remote location, perhaps a tropical island.
"My gut feeling is that it landed. I still...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 11:30 PM
BEIJING — The search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has expanded to cover an impossibly vast swath of Asia extending from Kazakhstan to Australia, with Malaysia appealing for as many airplanes and ships as the world can provide.
| Mar 20, 2014
It has been a brutal three months for Chicago's restaurants. Beyond the Facebook Chiberia photos and scientifically illiterate global warming jokes lies the grim reality that the cold and snow of 2014 have kept Chicagoans in their homes and out of...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 9:27 AM
Children at the Boys & Girls Club of Laguna Beach took recycling to a new level Monday afternoon.
Using everyday items made of plastic, such as bottle caps and laundry detergent container tops, kids created their own robots, or "plastikobots," during...
| Mar 8, 2014
There will be tech company contests with prizes worth up to $100,000, talks by gurus the likes of IBM's innovation chief and entertainment by stars like rapper Pitbull.
Organizers are busy developing the agenda for this spring's eMerge Americas Techweek...