| Aug 20, 2014
| 5:05 AM
Q: My 5-year-old Westie has redness on her paws and she is always chewing on them. Her skin is so flaky and her fur actually feels greasy sometimes, and she is always itching.
We tried a shampoo that said it was medicated for such skin, but it did not...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:42 PM
UConn Football Lands Another
Justice Pettus-Dixon, a 5-foot-11, 182-pound cornerback from St. Frances Academy in Baltimore, committed to the UConn football program Wednesday. Pettus-Dixon is the 13th commitment in the Huskies' Class of 2015. He had...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 3:04 PM
After three years mixing, bottling and boxing natural personal care products to be sold in local shops at their home in Annapolis, Robert and Zoe Benzinger are poised for bigger things.
For the first time their company, eco-armour, will be among the...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 5:52 PM
Would you eat crickets if they were hidden in crunchy chips or chocolate chip cookies?
Bugs are a regular part of some diets in other parts of the world, though in the United States many typically do their best to keep them out of their food. But...
| May 27, 2014
| 9:08 AM
It's very hard for a film based on a true story to steer clear of Hollywood's exaggerations and misinterpretations. But not Million Dollar Arm.
In the film, two young men from India, Rinku Singh (Suraj Sharma) and Dinesh Patel (Madhur Mittal),...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 6:11 AM
Since "Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story" dates all the way to 1989, long before "Motown" or "Jersey Boys" or "Memphis" or "Million Dollar Quartet" or, perish the Broadway memory, "Baby It's You!" it hardly seems fair to complain about the hackneyed way in...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Every weekend for the past few months, Vimal Patel has caught up with the men in his family at a large field near the Hindu Temple of Hampton Roads in Chesapeake for a family reunion of sorts. But the reason for these gatherings is unique — they...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 3:00 PM
Sell your oven. Empty your cupboards. There's no need for a mixer or food processor. Keep the fridge for drinks, and maybe the blender. Eating has never been easier.
The trick? Bars, bars and more bars.
Vegan, chocolate, gluten-free, low-glycemic,...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 12:09 PM
KABUL, Afghanistan -- In a victory that brought cheer to this war-torn nation, Afghanistan on Friday beat Kenya in a one-day international cricket match to advance to the World Cup for the first time in its troubled history.
Unfortunately, most of its...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 10:58 AM
Peter Chen spent all of his childhood in Trinidad, playing cricket and soccer. After he came to the United States at age 19 to attend Howard University, where he helped start the men's soccer team, Chen worked as a bellboy at Columbia Country Club in...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 8:55 AM
NEW DELHI -- India’s record-setting cricket batsman Sachin Tendulkar announced Thursday he will retire next month after playing his 200th Test cricket match, a development that topped virtually every news program in this nation crazed about the...