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  • Maya Angelou, a daughter of the South, a voice for us all

    Before she sat down to write her first book, "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings," Maya Angelou had already pulled off several stunning acts of personal reinvention. The St. Louis-born daughter of an Arkansas sharecropper family, Angelou had been a streetcar...
  • Maya Angelou's death brings forth memories, tributes from Md. friends

    When he went to bed Tuesday night, Levi B. Watkins was looking forward to flying to North Carolina this week to visit a "close friend and soul mate," just as he'd done so often for years. His stay at the home of poet Maya Angelou, he was sure, would...
  • Freebie Friday: Mother's Day freebies at Starbucks, Butterfly World and more

    Freebie Friday: Mother's Day freebies at Starbucks, Butterfly World and more
    It's Freebie Friday! Today's edition is devoted to all the hard-working moms out there. My massive list is packed with freebies, dining deals, retail coupons, last-minute gift ideas and free fun things to do with the lady in your life on Mother's Day...
  • OWN Postpones Michael Sam TV Series

    Citing a need to allow him to focus on his football career, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network has announced that it is postponing its planned TV series centered around openly gay football player Michael Sam. The still-untitled documentary special, which was...
  • Baltimore Book Festival announces lineup for 2014 festival

    The 2014 Baltimore Book Festival will feature a lineup that includes a National Book Award-winning author, a novelist whose previous work was made into an Academy Award-nominated film, a popular sports broadcaster and a food writer who has penned a memoir...
  • Experts puzzle over $2 billion bid for Clippers

    Experts puzzle over $2 billion bid for Clippers
    Steve Ballmer's $2 billion offer for the Los Angeles Clippers — nearly four times the record sale for an NBA team — has experts puzzling over how the former Microsoft chief plans to make any money on the deal. But Ballmer, with a net worth...
  • Michael Sam documentary series on OWN shelved as possible distraction

    Michael Sam documentary series on OWN shelved as possible distraction
    Game over for Michael Sam's documentary series on OWN. The network owned by Oprah Winfrey has pulled its planned series that would have chronicled the start of the professional career of the first openly gay football player to be selected in the NFL...
  • Maya Angelou: 6 places to learn more about her extraordinary life

    Maya Angelou, who died Wednesday at age 86, is best known for being an accomplished author, civil-rights advocate and poet, but she had many different lives -- as a streetcar conductor, performer, dancer. To learn more about her, step inside museums...
  • Katy Perry is Cosmopolitan's first 'global cover girl'

    Katy Perry is Cosmopolitan's first 'global cover girl'
    Katy Perry is the first "global cover girl" for Cosmopolitan. That means she's featured on all 62 international editions of the magazine's July issue. (The U.S. edition hits newsstands Tuesday.) Inside, the singer is interviewed by Chelsea Handler. Why...
  • Shelly Sterling receives at least three offers to buy Clippers

    Shelly Sterling receives at least three offers to buy Clippers
    Racing to sell the Clippers before being stripped of ownership by the NBA, co-owner Shelly Sterling received at least three preliminary offers for the team that could reach up to a record $2 billion, according to three people familiar with the process....
  • Rays ace David Price interested in Clippers, but what about Dodgers?

    From the moment the NBA banned Donald Sterling for life, the big names and their big wallets jostled for position to buy the Clippers. Magic Johnson was in. Oprah Winfrey was in, with fellow billionaires Larry Ellison and David Geffen. Patrick Soon-...