Viola Davis Wins Supporting Actress Oscar for ‘Fences’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Viola Davis needs to make room in her trophy case. On Sunday she won the best supporting actress Oscar for "Fences,"...

Jordan Peele’s ‘Get Out’ Scares up Big $30.5 Million Debut

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Great reviews and buzz propelled comedian Jordan Peele's directorial debut, the micro-budget thriller "Get Out," to a chart-topping opening weekend...

Lionel Richie Recovering from Procedure, Postpones Tour with Mariah Carey

NEW YORK (AP) — Lionel Richie says he won't recover from a knee procedure in time to launch his tour with Mariah Carey next...

Rihanna is Named Harvard University Humanitarian of the Year

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Rihanna has been named the 2017 Harvard University Humanitarian of the Year. The Grammy Award-winning singer will receive the Harvard Foundation's...

Public Schedule for Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford for Thursday, February 23, 2017

For immediate release: February 22, 2017 Contact: Hannah Marr hannah.marr@maryland.gov Shareese Churchill shareese.churchill@maryland.gov 410-974-2316 Public Schedule for Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford for Thursday, February 23, 2017 ANNAPOLIS, MD - The public...

Public Schedule for Governor Larry Hogan for Thursday, February 23, 2017

For immediate release: February 22, 2017 Contact: Hannah Marr hannah.marr@maryland.gov Shareese Churchill shareese.churchill@maryland.gov 410-974-2316 Public Schedule for Governor Larry Hogan for Thursday, February 23, 2017 ANNAPOLIS, MD - The public schedule...

Lakers Shake-Up: Magic is in Charge after GM Kupchak Fired

Magic Johnson is leading the Los Angeles Lakers again after a major shake-up of the struggling franchise's front office. Lakers owner Jeanie Buss fired general...

Famine Declared in Part of South Sudan, 1 Million on Brink of Starvation

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Famine has been declared in two counties of South Sudan, according to an announcement by the South Sudan government and...

Old Western Maryland Farmstead’s Black History Runs from John Brown to James Brown

DARGAN, Md. (AP) — From John Brown's raid to James Brown's wail, a stream of hot-blooded American history runs through a 19th-century farmstead in...

Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance Endorses Congressman Keith Ellison for DNC Chair

Washington, DC – Today, the Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance, AFL-CIO (APALA) announces its endorsement of Congressman Keith Ellison (D-MN) for the Chair of...

From Palm Pilots to Alexa & Google Home, the Evolution of Productivity

The new year brings resolutions of being more organized and increased productivity. Busy professionals, stay-at-home moms, and budding entrepreneurs resolve to manage their time,...