Local designer creates luxurious, ‘nostalgic’ handbags

What do Fashion Affair magazine, Luevo and News Channel 12 in New York have in common? They have all showed off designs by Baltimore-based handbag and accessories brand Linell Ellis.

McDonald's gives workers a raise, but is criticized for not going far enough

McDonald's is once again a target for criticism. This time for giving raises to 90,000 of its hourly-wage workers.

Pac-Man gobbles its way through Google Maps

Blinky and Pinky on the Champs Elysees? Inky and Clyde running down Broadway? Power pellets on the Embarcadero?

'Home' run: Did Rihanna save DreamWorks Animation?

The nightmare for DreamWorks Animation may be over. The beleaguered studio can thank Rihanna and Sheldon from "The Big Bang Theory" for the turnaround.

Homebuyers, renters to explore affordable housing options at Maryland’s largest housing fair

Come Home to Howard County, the largest housing fair in the state of Maryland, will open its doors for the 9th annual Howard County Housing Fair on Saturday, April 11, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Wilde Lake ...

America’s first African-American female combat pilot, an inspiration in business and life

Before Women’s History Month draws to a close, it is a prime opportunity to highlight women who have broken barriers in the military, such as America’s first African-American female combat pilot, Vernice “FlyGirl” Armour.

Increased black home ownership would slice wealth gap

Researchers studying the affects of public policy on the racial wealth gap estimated that the median wealth of Black households would rise 451 percent if Blacks owned homes at the same rates as Whites.

Free ways to file your taxes

Filing your tax return is not only time consuming, it can be expensive.

Comcast to take more complaints via Facebook and Twitter

Comcast is bulking up its presence on Twitter and Facebook as it tries to repair the damage done by a string of very public customer service catastrophes.

Teen drivers: Buckle up and lower the volume, Dad's monitoring you

And she'll have fun, fun, fun...till daddy turns Teen Driver on.

Baltimore Water Project launched to help residents pay water bills

Tiffani Bell and Kristy Tillman used social media to make a significant social impact and now their mission to do good deeds is spreading.

Three Baltimore women find enrichment in business

As mothers, daughters, sisters and aunts, Tehma Hallie Smith, Ronae Brock and Michelle Davenport say they were bothered by the possible side effects connected to chemicals in the products they were using.

Homeownership event in Baltimore

Bank of America is hosting a homeownership event in the Baltimore area to provide assistance to customers facing financial hardship and educational sessions for prospective homebuyers March 27-28 at the Hilton Baltimore located at 401 West Pratt Street in Baltimore ...

Maryland mother and daughter duo inspire women and girls to achieve dreams

Cheryl Wood, an international speaker, business coach, author and empowerment champion was selected to receive a 2015 Mother of Achievement Award from American Mothers, Inc.

Why was your credit card number stolen? Retailers are lazy.

Companies are losing your data to hackers because they get lazy about protecting it.