| Jan 23, 2014
| 5:29 PM
A Maryland corrections officer is on trial in federal court this week as part of a broad case that began with the 2008 beating of an inmate at the Roxbury Correctional Institution near Hagerstown.
Though Officer Josh Hummer is not accused in the...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 11:43 AM
Comedic actor Chris Kattan was arrested in the early morning hours Monday on suspicion of DUI after allegedly hitting a Caltrans truck on the 101 Freeway in Encino, L.A. Now reports.
The "Saturday Night Live" and "A Night at the Roxbury" alum, 43, drove...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Radius-TWC has acquired North American rights to "Paradise Lost," starring Benicio Del Toro as drug kingpin Pablo Escobar.
The deal was closed at the European Film Market at Berlin. Radius plans a release later this year.
Andrea Di Stefano directed in...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 5:42 PM
A federal jury on Thursday convicted a former Hagerstown corrections officer in a 2008 beating of a prison inmate and an ensuing coverup, the U.S. Justice Department announced.
James Kalbflesh was convicted of conspiring with other officers to violate...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 4:29 AM
The state of Connecticut has been, and still is, the birthplace, workplace and/or home of many fine artists. J. Alden Weir, Childe Hassam, Josef and Anni Albers, Paul Cadmus, John Henry Twachtman, Dwight Tryon, Ellis Ruley and many others called, or call,...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 3:05 PM
A barn was damaged and five sheep died during a fire in Howard County Sunday afternoon.
Crews responded to the 15000 block of Roxbury Rd. in Glenelg just after noon on Sunday for a report of a barn fire, the Howard County Fire and Rescue Services stated...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 1:23 PM
Bruce S. McCurnin, a retired physical education teacher and coach, died Tuesday of complications from kidney and liver disease at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 66.
The son of Charles J. McCurnin, a career Army officer, and Marie "Mickey"...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Christian Rojas has a plan.
The Iraq War veteran wants to get his paralegal certificate. Then, he figures, he'll go into business for himself, helping people write their wills and file motions in court. He dreams of earning a law degree eventually and...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 11:15 AM
The Los Angeles Philharmonic will see a changing of the guard at the top position of its board of directors. David Bohnett, the L.A. technology entrepreneur and philanthropist, is stepping down this month from his position as the orchestra's board...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 11:21 AM
For those who like tangled webs of local connections with their music, the Hollywood Bowl served up a dandy of a lineup Tuesday night.
There were two composers who lived their last years in Beverly Hills: George Gershwin on Roxbury Drive and Sergei...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Last October, as Hurricane Sandy was approaching the Eastern Seaboard, photographer Benjamin Lowy, on assignment for Time magazine, ventured out to Coney Island to capture the swells coming in from the surge. A man had waded into the crashing waves,...