| Feb 13, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Discovery Communications said its fourth-quarter profit rose 29% on improved performance, largely at its overseas TV operations.
The Silver Spring, Md., owner of cable networks like TLC, Discovery Network and Destination America, said net income in the...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 12:01 PM
Loren J. Bradshaw
November 3, 1955 - January 21, 2014
Loren James Bradshaw passed away Tuesday, January 21,2014 in Santa Clarita, CA. Born in Burbank, CA on 11/3/1955 to Leon and Elizabeth Bradshaw, Loren was raised in Burbank, graduating from John...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 11:42 AM
COLUMBIA, Md. — Three people were killed during a shooting Saturday at a mall in suburban Maryland, including the suspected gunman, authorities said.
The shooting was reported to 911 at 11:15 a.m., police said, and one of the three killed was...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 10:27 AM
Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown canceled plans to testify in favor of the O’Malley administration’s domestic violence bills Tuesday in order to be with his ailing father in New York.
The lieutenant governor’s office said Dr. Roy Brown, 89,...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 6:33 AM
A global law firm with origins in Baltimore was one of five Maryland-based businesses to make the Human Rights Campaign's 2014 "Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality" list.
DLA Piper, which owes part of its name to Baltimore-based predecessor Piper &...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 2:06 PM
Discovery Communications is boosting its digital chief, JB Perrette, to the role of president of Discovery Networks International.
Perrette will replace Mark Hollinger, a 23-year Discovery veteran who last fall said that he would be stepping down. The...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 8:30 AM
David Zaslav will remain at the head of Discovery Communications through the end of 2019, under a new contract unveiled Friday by the Silver Spring, Md., owner of the Discovery, TLC, and Investigation Discovery cable networks.
The move suggests the board...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 10:42 AM
Students at the University of Maryland, College Park could have the cost of sex-change surgery covered by their health insurance next school year, joining a nationwide trend of private- and public-sector employers offering the benefit.
| Jan 15, 2014
Doc and Sandra Barstow, of Bel Air, announce the engagement of their daughter, Cora Violet Barstow, to Thomas Drew Baldwin, son of Thomas and Janice Baldwin of Winston-Salem, N.C.
The bride-to-be is a 2007 graduate of Bel Air High School and a 2011...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 7:30 PM
Consumers stuck in limbo, unable to access the state's glitch-prone online health exchange, will be allowed to get coverage through the plans they want under an agreement that state officials worked out with insurance companies.
Gov. Martin O'Malley...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 1:22 PM
Baltimore’s budget director said Tuesday he’s applied for a vacant seat on the Montgomery County Council — and will resign his position here if he is named to the council.
Andrew W. Kleine, 44, of Silver Spring, is among the...