| May 24, 2011
| 11:05 AM
| May 25, 2011
| 1:27 PM
Immigrants to the U.S. and their U.S.-born children gain more than a new life and new citizenship. They gain weight. The wide availability of cheap, convenient, fatty American foods and large meal portions have been blamed for immigrants packing on...
| Jun 2, 2011
John Oliver's career as lead correspondent on "The Daily Show," active standup performer and occasional actor in TV and movie comedies is quite different from the goals he had at prestigious University of Cambridge.
"I studied English in college, which...
| Jun 5, 2011
| 11:24 PM
One man was smoking a cigar Saturday night on a bench in the Streeterville neighborhood when his evening was interrupted by a group of young men who robbed and beat him. Another man was parking his motor scooter outside Northwestern University's...
| Jun 6, 2011
| 4:07 AM
| Jun 6, 2011
| 1:34 PM
After a season in which he saw playing time in just 26 of 38 games at Kansas, Baltimore native Josh Selby found himself sitting on the sidelines once again Monday during predraft workouts for the Washington Wizards.
Selby, who graduated from Lake Clifton...
| Jun 7, 2011
"Now, my administration has a job to do as well, and that job is to get this economy back on its feet," President Obama declared on July 14, 2009, in Warren, Mich. "That's my job, and it's a job I gladly accept. I love these folks who helped get us in...
| Jun 9, 2011
McDonald's is often blamed for making our children fat. Some groups are calling for Ronald McDonald's head -- or at least, the clown's retirement. Shareholders, meanwhile, asked the company during the recent annual meeting to assess its policy on...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 4:36 PM
One hundred thirty-five kids, at least as many volunteers, parents, workers — they all needed to be wrangled into some sort of order. So Nouha Hreish, who with her late husband Albert has run Noal Jewelry Designs for 30 years on Edinger Avenue,...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 7:21 PM
Howard County has joined Montgomery County and Baltimore City as the third jurisdiction in the state to adopt a law prohibiting discrimination based on gender identity and expression.
The Howard County Council's four Democrats voted in favor of...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 4:15 AM
Another Big Mac attack.
Todd Rogers, 30, is accused of reaching through a drive-thru window at a McDonald's to poke a worker before throwing a bag of his food, hitting her head, reports the St. Petersburg Times.
Deputies found the drunken Holiday...