| Dec 5, 2011
| 2:54 AM
Long-time WBAL talk-show host Ron Smith said Sunday night that being awarded the Baltimore Ravens game ball after the team's win over the Cleveland Browns was a "tonic."
Smith, who is in home hospice after ending chemotherapy for Stage Four pancreatic...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 3:00 AM
Amazon offers sounds of the season with a sleighload of free holiday music. Every day through Dec. 20, the site unveils a new holiday song you can download free. (Find the freebies in the MP3 Store.) You can find additional deals on Christmas music...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 4:15 PM
If you're frantically looking for a last-minute gift, you still have a little time. Travel gadgets can be among the most fun to receive, so get to a travel store or the travel section at a department store. You're almost guaranteed to score.
| Feb 1, 2012
| 1:04 PM
Apple's ambition to improve the fidelity of music downloads has diminished since the death of founder Steve Jobs, according to singer-songwriter Neil Young.
Apple consulted with the influential musician, along with many others in the music industry,...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 11:27 AM
Nobody does tour announcements like Phish. This afternoon, the band unveiled its summer schedule with a video showing drummer Jon Fishman training and preparing for the musical run.
I don't want to spoil any of the surprises, so if you have any...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 3:45 PM
You do the crime, you pay the time. But what's there to do when you spend most of your day in a 6x8 space? Not a whole lot. But that may soon change.
Inmates in West Virginia may soon be able to pass those lonely hours jamming to their favorite tunes....
| Jun 22, 2011
| 8:45 AM
If you live in Williamsburg, James City County or York County and you have a valid card from the Williamsburg library, you're eligible to download songs for free from a giant Sony Music database.
It's totally free and totally legal.
| Jul 26, 2011
| 11:09 AM
The free music revolution is spreading to Newport News. Starting Aug. 15, the Newport News Public Library will allow patrons to download three songs a week for free.
According to the press release below, the songs will be available as MP3 files from www....
| Sep 20, 2011
| 12:59 PM
Laurel Police reports felonies, arrests and property crimes. Prince George's County Police report violent crimes and property crime. Howard County police report major crimes, break-ins and car thefts.
City of Laurel
St. Mary's Place, 100 block, Sept....
| Sep 27, 2011
| 8:05 AM
Imagine a large group of people simultaneously gathers in downtown Grand Rapids, all wearing ear buds. And suddenly and without apparent instructions, they all begin doing the same thing at the same time.
Imagination becomes reality on Saturday,...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 9:01 PM
A cultural shift that eventually became a landslide began 10 years ago this month, though almost no one noticed at the time. Apple Inc. rolled out a portable MP3 player it dubbed the iPod, and after a promising opening quarter in 2002, sales dropped...