August 2, 2012
When will Apple Inc.release the new iPhone 5? Pinkman, the tortured junkie Paul plays on AMC's"Breaking Bad. " The pain will be postponed slightly because the 16-episode final season of "Breaking Bad" - one of AMC's flagship shows, along with "Mad Men" and"The Walking Dead" - is being divided in half, with the concluding eight installments airing next summer. of Sara (Amanda Seyfried) on"Big Love. "
January 25, 2012
Donna Hamilton will be joining Rod Daniels at the 11 p.m. anchor desk at WBAL-TV (Channel 11) starting Super Bowl night, General Manager Dan Joerres confirmed Wednesday. Daniels has been anchoring the flagship broadcast solo since July when WBAL decided not to renew the contract of Marianne Banister. Banister had been co-anchoring since 1995 when she arrived at WBAL from station KABC, the ABC owned station in Los Angeles where she anchored early morning and 6 p.m. newscasts in the nation's second largest TV market.
November 17, 2011
Legg Mason's famed stock picker Bill Miller will officially hand over the day-to-day management of the well-known Legg Mason Capital Management Value Trust fund to his successor, Sam Peters, on April 30, the Baltimore money manager announced Thursday. The announcement comes after Peters was named more than a year ago as successor to Miller, who has managed the Value Trust fund for almost three decades. Miller will also relinquish his role as chief investment officer of Legg Mason Capital Management to Peters.
October 21, 2011
The University of Maryland, Baltimore could become a diminished player in the city's revitalization efforts if it is combined with the state's flagship campus in College Park, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said at a Friday hearing on the proposed merger. Rawlings-Blake led a procession of civic leaders, faculty members and students who spoke against the merger plan, which has been championed by Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller as a way to improve the flagship university's national reputation and research clout.
October 20, 2011
With the board that oversees Maryland's university system just two months from deciding whether to back a merger of its largest research campuses, Baltimore civic leaders are lining up against any move that would place the city's campus under out-of-town control. The idea of merging the University of Maryland, Baltimore with the state's flagship campus in College Park initially was floated by Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller, who says the combined university would become one of the most prestigious in the nation.
May 26, 2011
Two weeks after the PGA Tour's "fifth major," the global schedule brings us the "other fifth major. " This week's BMW PGA Championship is the European Tour's flagship event — and with the strength of European golf these days, getting more vocal support as the next in prestige behind the four majors. "This is definitely taking the place of the TPC," Ernie Els told reporters this week. That follows word from world No.1 Lee Westwood , who said recently the BMW PGA "is the biggest title that I play for outside the majors.