| Feb 5, 2012
| 2:47 PM
It's Sunday morning, not quite 8. Sunlight is peeking through the blinds in the Hyatt Regency Hotel room on Light Street where offensive lineman Marshal Yanda stays before every Ravens home game. His eyes are open. He might try to fall back to sleep,...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 8:06 AM
Virginia Beach rapper Pusha T, known for the acclaimed albums he made as part of the celebrated duo Clipse, will release a solo album titled "Fear of God II: Let Us Pray" on Nov. 8.
The list of guests making cameos on the disc reads like a who's who of...
| Oct 15, 2011
| 1:00 PM
Taking someone else's identity can be a really bad idea, as the young man (Sam Riley) at the heart of this melodrama quickly learns. The person he's posing as is dead, so there shouldn't be a problem. Right? Wrong ... since the deceased man had...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 3:59 PM
Natalie Graham's first meeting a year ago with "Modern Family" actress Ariel Winter could have been a disaster.
Graham, owner of The Doll House, a Mount Vernon boutique featuring Graham's Ragdolls Clothing Line, didn't recognize the waifish, chestnut-...
| Dec 17, 2012
*** (out of four)
In the span of a year, 17-year-old rapper and Englewood native Chief Keef went from being a kid caught with a gun to a poster boy for all of Chicago's violence. Yet Keef's Interscope debut, "Finally Rich," contrary to what some may...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 7:25 AM
Rating: 2 stars (out of 4)
Chief Keef's major-label debut, "Finally Rich" (Interscope/Glory Boys), caps a year in which he started out living in his grandmother's home under house arrest for a gun charge and ended up with an Interscope contract, his own...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 1:03 PM
Ken Burns, Alex Gibney and Julien Temple headline the Toronto International Film Festival's documentary lineup this year, a program that also features work by Marina Zenovich and Matthew Cooke.
Fans of nonfiction film can take in movies on everything...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 6:29 PM
At William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance, social media and other digital tools are in heavy use, helping agents with organization and promotion and improving the firm's success in the market and their employees' satisfaction.
| Oct 23, 2012
**** (out of 4)
If you spend even a minute of time around rap, you’re bound to hear a conversation about “real hip-hop.” The basic argument goes like this: Rappers who showcase lyrical dexterity and a willingness to not discuss the...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 7:05 PM
Adam Levine of Maroon 5 has bought an estate in the Beverly Crest area for $4.83 million.
The house, built in 1940 in a gated community, is set on 3.6 acres at the end of a long driveway. The traditional ranch-style home and guest house have six...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 4:07 AM
When Baltimore rapper DDm began writing the songs for his new mixtape, he looked to Omar Little, the ruthless-yet-honorable stickup man from "The Wire," for inspiration.
Omar, like DDm, was raw, aggressive — and gay. DDm saw enough in common with...