| Mar 3, 2013
Nick Markakis, Adam Jones and the other Orioles get four months off between baseball seasons. Joe Flacco, Ray Rice and the world champion Ravens have five months to go before training camp begins.
Big-time athletes, after all, need a chance to rest...
| 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...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 9:02 AM
Legendary cricket player Sachin Tendulkar of India announced Thursday that he will retire after an upcoming Test series against the West Indies.
Tendulka, 40, is the highest scorer in both Test and one-day international matches, with 15,837 runs in...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 12:18 PM
When Chirag Vani, 27, stepped onto the field for the title match at the American College Cricket national championship last month, he and the rest of the UMBC cricket club were confident.
"We had won the Mid-Atlantic Regional last year, so we had...
| May 16, 2013
| 10:05 AM
Mmmm. Just look at that plump little cicada. Can you imagine plucking it off its leaf and popping it in your mouth? Too much? How about after it's flash fried with a little butter, garlic and sea salt?
Face it, America. We're inch-worming our way closer...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 11:17 AM
Busy Philipps is a mommy twice over and the actress has finally announced her new baby girl's name.
No, that's not it.... That was just our reaction.
It's Cricket. Cricket Pearl Silverstein, E! News reports. (She takes the last name of...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 7:04 PM
Seeking a foothold in the competitive prepaid wireless market, AT&T Inc. has agreed to acquire Leap Wireless International Inc. in a deal valued at about $1.2 billion.
AT&T, the nation's second-largest wireless carrier, had been rumored to be in talks...
| 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...