| May 31, 2011
If you want to win an arms race, minor escalation is not the way to go. Only after President Ronald Reagan started developing a wildly expensive and impractical system to shoot down enemy missiles did the Soviet Union give up the Cold War.
| Jun 2, 2011
| 7:59 AM
Pundits, commentators and TV watchers were shocked a couple of weeks ago when Britney Spears and Rihanna kissed at the Billboard Music Awards.
But not J. Cole, who's opening Saturday for Rihanna at 1st Mariner Arena, the first show on the Loud tour....
| Jun 9, 2011
| 3:15 PM
Rihanna might have kicked off her new tour in Baltimore first, but when Sade does it Thursday, it'll be a more momentous occasion in several ways.
The singer is notoriously reclusive. Between her 2000 album, "Lovers Rock," and her latest, "Soldier of...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 4:36 AM
When Sade's first concert in a decade was announced last fall, she was billed as the sole headliner. Interest was expected to be high because the British R&B singer hadn't toured in years.
But a couple of weeks after tickets had gone on sale for her show...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 10:43 AM
1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve as council president.
During my 13 years as a Councilman and 1.5 years as Council President, I have championed legislation to increase funding for...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 5:37 AM
MOVIES OPENING (Friday)
I Don’t Know How She Does It
The Lion King 3-D
Anderson (talk-show premiere; syndicated)
Monday Night Football: New England at Miami (season premiere; 7 p.m.; ESPN)
| Sep 16, 2011
| 4:37 PM
It was a strange sight at Camden Yards before Friday night’s game against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, as No. 8 was out on the field in a white Orioles jersey, taking cuts in the batting cage and playing catch with shortstop J.J. Hardy.
| Dec 9, 2011
| 8:05 PM
The undefeated streak is no more.
The Blast hadn't lost to Missouri during the Comets' two seasons in the Major Indoor Soccer League, but it couldn't withstand a furious rally, blew an eight-point lead and dropped a 12-10 decision before an announced 5,...
| Dec 10, 2011
| 7:18 PM
The Blast's struggles at 1st Mariner Arena continued to grow Saturday night with another puzzling collapse.
For a second straight night, the home team lost control of a game it seemingly had in hand, allowing the Syracuse Silver Knights to score the...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 6:00 AM
Among arenas seating between 10,000 and 15,000 people, 1st Mariner was the year's highest grossing with nearly $16 million, Billboard magazine said in its year-end issue.
It's the second year in a row the 1960s venue has received the honor. In 2009, it...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 1:47 PM
When: Friday, 7:35 p.m.
Site: 1st Mariner Arena
Outlook: The Blast once again tries to rid itself of the home game blues, which have plagued the team in the early season. Last weekend, coming off a five-game road...