| Jan 4, 2015
| 12:08 PM
Before the Cuban Revolution, Maryland's relationship with the Caribbean island was lots of sugar and spice.
Baltimore-based McCormick & Co. and the defunct Baltimore Spice Co. did business there, and when a sugar refinery opened in 1922, a U.S....
| Dec 30, 2014
| 3:33 PM
This is a nostalgic look back at the sports year. Before we get going, a note to fans of Danica Patrick, Kim Jong Un and Will Muschamp's gameplans.
Except for the stuff about Jameis Winston being a North Korean spy, this is largely satirical. So as...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 8:15 AM
I truly hope Abe Foxman has a healthy and happy retirement. I only wish he'd put it off for awhile.
Like two decades or so.
Turn on the TV or look at the headlines, and you can immediately see why a voice like Foxman's is still desperately needed in a...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 8:00 PM
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| Dec 24, 2014
| 2:30 AM
WASHINGTON -- President Obama certainly was right to step in as a defender of freedom of the press in America by criticizing Sony Entertainment's decision to withdraw from theaters its comic movie featuring an assassination of North Korean dictator Kim...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 2:30 AM
"I DIDN'T hear anyone asking where Putin was!?"
This from my constant reader Brad Berger, referring to all the hoopla criticizing President Obama for not appearing in person with the world leaders in Paris.
And here I thought our attorney general,...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 4:15 PM
The next film from "Beginners" writer-director Mike Mills will be "20th Century Women," a 1970s-set drama produced by Megan Ellison's Annapurna Pictures, the company announced Friday.
Taking place against the backdrop of punk music's arrival in suburban...
| Jan 11, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Gov. Jerry Brown's three presidential campaigns shared a common theme: He was the underdog waging a grass-roots insurgency. They also were seen as similarly disorganized undertakings and generally did not get great reviews from the press. The Times...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 9:03 PM
Maybe it's because he is a contrarian. But Gov. Jerry Brown doesn't go for conventional celebrating.
Also, he now believes, why give two speeches when one will do just fine?
Brown announced Monday that he'll combine his fourth-term inaugural address...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 8:51 AM
MIAMI - El ciudadano estadounidense Alan Gross ha sido puesto en libertad por el Gobierno de Cuba y ya se encuentra en una base militar de EEUU, tras pasar cinco años en prisión acusado de espionaje.
Aunque desde un principio la Administración de...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 12:19 PM
On Monday's "Daily Show," Jon Stewart had just one thing to say about the lack of high-level American officials at the giant unity rally held in Paris on Sunday: "Je suis to be kidding me."
The rally, which has been described as the largest public...