| Jan 27, 2015
| 3:15 PM
The political chattering classes, who love a good story, are obsessed with the battle for the establishment choice for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination: Jeb Bush, Mitt Romney or throw in a little Chris Christie.
Bush and Romney are marquee...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 10:31 AM
Ben Carson is making headlines again for his eyebrow-raising rhetoric, after saying bakeries opposed to same-sex marriage might poison wedding cakes if they are forced to make them for gay couples.
The acclaimed former pediatric neurosurgeon at Johns...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 5:50 PM
WASHINGTON As Ben Carson weighs a run for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, his political calculus is not the stuff of polls or advice from high-powered politicians.
His motivation comes from the gut and from above.
"I pray every day for...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 8:15 PM
Until now, what we knew about Derrick Rose came from watching his seamless command of a basketball game, knowing that somewhere behind that stoic face lurked a blink-of-an-eye crossover move followed by a no-look, no-nonsense bullet pass.
Or maybe the 6-...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 11:17 AM
Soft laughter rippled through the audience in an Iowa church meeting room when a woman punctuated her question to the keynote speaker, Bernie Sanders, with, "when you're president."
The reaction was a gentle acknowledgment that the Vermont senator, whose...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 11:06 AM
Former Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon and potential Republican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson is under fire for passages included in a 2012 book that appear to be lifted from an anti-socialism website and other sources.
A report by the news site...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 3:35 PM
Dr. Ben Carson, the retired Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon who is considering a run for president in 2016, apologized Thursday for lifting portions of his 2012 book, "America the Beautiful," without offering credit.
The apology came a day after the news...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 9:34 AM
Embattled comedian Bill Cosby remains on the schedule of the Patricia & Arthur Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric.
Cosby, 77, has been beset in recent weeks with claims of sexual abuse. He is set to perform at 8 p.m. March 27. Though several...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 9:15 AM
Ben Carson had a modest plan in mind last year when he retired from Johns Hopkins Hospital after a celebrated, decades-long career in neurosurgery: He wanted to improve his golf game and learn to play the organ.
But the 63-year-old has been too busy...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 3:53 PM
Ben Carson, the retired Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon and conservative activist, may be getting a jump on the rest of the Republican presidential field for 2016 by introducing himself to voters in a video, ABC News and the Washington Times report.
| Nov 7, 2014
| 11:13 AM
(UPDATE: Ben Carson biography film will air in Baltimore at 2 p.m. Saturday on WBFF-TV Fox 45.)
After one year as a paid contributor, Dr. Ben Carson is leaving Fox News, an indication that he is about to announce his candidacy for president in 2016....