| Feb 27, 2014
| 11:51 AM
Therell Wayne "Scoop" Knight has been a Zamboni driver at the XL Center in Hartford since it was called the Civic Center, way back in 1980, when Whalers, not Wolves, plied the slippery slab. Now 57, he leads a seven-person crew and is the dean of ice...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 11:35 AM
Jay Z and Beyonce can flaunt all they want -- the husband and wife have been named Forbes' highest-earning celebrity couple for the second year in a row.
The music moguls, who married in 2008, locked in an estimated $95 million in earnings in the past...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 10:53 PM
In the same year that Linda Ronstadt told the world she could no longer sing a note because of Parkinson's disease, she has been elected to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, a possibility that she recently told the Los Angeles Times she’d never "given...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 9:19 AM
Maryland basketball fans looking to get their first glimpse at the 2013-14 men's team are invited to watch the Terps' practice Saturday from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Comcast Center.
Those planning on staying for the football game against Virginia are...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 4:38 PM
Adrien Broner (27-0, 22 knockouts) may be a brash undefeated welterweight world champion, but he apparently is not big enough to merit a pay-per-view card from Las Vegas' MGM Grand yet.
Golden Boy Promotions and Showtime announced Saturday that Broner's...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 2:31 PM
In the summer of 2008, When Leora Friedman was 15 and her sister Ariela was 19, the sisters led a song-writing workshop for patients and families of the Hackerman-Patz House, a Baltimore residence for children receiving limb-lengthening surgery at Sinai...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 12:03 PM
Justin Timberlake is bringing ... Justin Timberlake back.
After a lengthy stretch in which he all but ruled the kingdom of pop music, the singer-actor-formalwear enthusiast has been lying relatively low since the release last month of "The 20/20...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 12:06 PM
The Maryland men's basketball season begins a week from Friday against Connecticut, which doesn't leave much time for the Terps to adjust to a new starting point guard.
What had been a clear-cut choice for months became clouded Wednesday, when it was...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 1:20 PM
COLLEGE PARK — The one constant in Mark Turgeon's steady climb up the coaching ladder was building the type of reputation that most in his profession covet. It is summed up by two simple letters that for decades have described some of basketball's...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 10:30 AM
As part of its ongoing battle for second-screen domination, Facebook has been promoting its smallscreen presence more aggressively than ever. The social media platform is partnering with TV programs, networks and A-list celebs to cultivate and curate...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 1:43 PM
Seth Allen had just been helped off the court Tuesday night after breaking his left foot when Dez Wells called the rest of his Maryland teammates together to assure them that everything was going to be OK.
And, oh, one more thing: he was going to be...