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...

Thousands of Demonstrators Across US Say ‘Not My President’

Thousands of demonstrators turned out Monday across the U.S. to challenge Donald Trump in a Presidents Day protest dubbed Not My President's Day. The events...

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,...

‘Hidden Figures’ to Screen for Free for Black History Month

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Oscar-nominated film "Hidden Figures" about the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who worked at NASA during the...

Obamas Join Richard Branson for Private Island Getaway

NECKER ISLAND, British Virgin Islands (AP) — Former President Barack Obama, and his wife, Michelle, have spent some time vacationing with Richard Branson since...