| Sep 24, 2014
| 6:26 AM
Twelve high school marching bands took to the field at St. Marie Greenhalgh Sports Complex in Putnam on Sept. 20 for the 15th Annual Clipper Invitational. Bands ranged in size and level of experience, but each school competed under the guidelines and...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 1:29 PM
Christian Bale is eyeing — or i-ing, if you prefer — the role of Apple founder Steve Jobs.
The 40-year-old English actor is in talks to play the charismatic tech genius who gave the world the iMac, the iPod and the iPhone in Sony's...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 11:32 AM
Christian Bale is set to play Steve Jobs in Sony's upcoming biopic about the late Apple co-founder, screenwriter Aaron Sorkin has confirmed — and he didn't even need to audition to land the part.
"We needed the best actor on the board in a certain...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 3:04 PM
Allen Sherrod surfaced from a stormy sea nearly three years ago with swollen hands and scabbed legs, weak but triumphant.
He'd spent two days — 48 hours and 13 minutes, to be exact — at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean, 900 feet from the...
| Sep 30, 2014
About two months ago, Cindi Ramos made the decision to move her elderly father out of his seven-room house in Stafford into an assisted living facility.
In the year after Ramos's mother died, her father slipped into dementia, brought on by grief. Ramos,...
| Sep 16, 2014
Born in Monaghan, Ireland, a resident of Los Angeles and currently working around Glasgow, Scotland, actress Caitriona Balfe says she can relate to her time-traveling character, Claire Randall, in the Starz series "Outlander." "I've lived in Los Angeles...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 5:54 AM
Music Benefits Seniors in More Ways Than One
Recent news about the benefits of music has reached us via film, research and news articles. “Alive Inside: A Story of Music & Memory” is one of the finest examples of how music can be used as...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 4:51 PM
Date: July 12
Her story: Michelle Reilly, 31, grew up in New Market in Frederick County. She is a family and consumer sciences teacher for Howard County Public Schools. A former Ravens cheerleader, Michelle performed with the team from 2001 to 2004. Her...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 1:20 PM
Apple hastily pulled an update to its brand-new iOS 8 operating system hours after releasing it Wednesday, after many users complained of disabled cellphone service and inoperable Touch ID fingerprint recognition.
The update, labeled iOS 8.0.1, was...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 8:15 AM
I'm so thrilled for the Orioles, for the city of Baltimore, and for my 12-year-old son, who's learned what it means to be a true fan supporting his hometown team.
My husband and I never pushed our son into baseball; it came naturally. Even before he...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 8:20 PM
Apple Inc. finished off its year in a big way, reporting a standout fourth quarter thanks to strong sales of iPhones and Macs.
The Cupertino, Calif., company reported Monday that net profit rose 12.7% to $8.5 billion for the three months that ended...