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Get That Bicycle Out of Hiding

Were you entranced by the TV coverage of the Tour de France? Are you a Lance Armstrong fan? Did you grow up attached to your bike (with banana seat) which was jet black (cool) and could do wheelies? Yeah, that

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The Bookcase

Fiction Best SellersThe Poisonwood Bible (p) Barbara Kingsolver [IMGCAP(1)]Hannibal (p) Thomas Harris The Hours (p) Michael Cunningham White Oleander (p) Janet Fitch The Girls’ Guide to Hunting and Fishing (p) Melissa Bank The Saving Graces (p) Patricia Gaffney Testament (p) ...

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Prisoner DNA Backlog Near End

While much of the nation is groaning under a backlog of unanalyzed DNA samples from convicted criminals, Maryland is on track to eliminate its relatively small backlog by the end of the year and send the samples on to a federal DNA data bank, according to a state police official.

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Hey, Look Me Over!

[IMGCAP(1)]You’re walking down the sidewalk of a busy city street. You spy the back of a trench coat, its wearer’s outstretched arms holding the coat wide open, with pants bunched in a provocative wad around the ankles. You’re probably shocked, maybe even a little offended, but in less than three seconds Ron Borowy certainly captured your attention.

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H. Rap Brown Seeks Right to Speak

An Atlanta judge is considering a request from a former black radical leader to lift a ban preventing him from talking to the media about murder charges he faces.<@SM><@SM><TAB>Jamil Abdullah Al-Amin, formerly known as H. Rap Brown, is accused of shooting two Fulton County sheriff

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This $12 Wine Is Worth Looking For

You will have to look long and hard before you find a better $12.00 bottle of Chardonnay. This offering from Lockwood Vineyards in southern Monterey County has more of the taste characteristics of a sleek white Burgundy than the typical tropical fruit burdened California Chardonnay.

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