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TV Buying Guide: Get out tape measure before shopping

In this January file photo, Joe Stinziano, executive vice president of Samsung Electronics America, introduces a Samsung SUHD 4K TV at a news conference in Las Vegas. There’s an emerging picture standard that offers four times the pixels of today’s high definition. It’s known as ultra-high definition, or 4K. But do you need it? (AP Photo/John Locher, File)

LOS ANGELES — If you’re shopping for a TV, get out a tape measure and do some quick calculations before you head to the store. And count the number of gadgets you’ll want to connect to your screen. Buying a ...

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Dish and Sinclair agree in principle on new contract

NEW YORK — Dish Network and Sinclair Broadcast Group, one of the largest TV broadcasters in the U.S., said Wednesday they’ve agreed on the outline of a new contract, one day after Sinclair’s channels went dark for Dish customers. Dish ...

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When Marilyn Mosby met Judge Judy

Marilyn J. Mosby

Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby became a household name across the county (and perhaps the world) this month after she announced charges against police officers in the Freddie Gray case. But it turns out that was not the ...

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New weather channel launches

WBFF (Fox 45) is combining with WeatherNation TV to give Baltimore a new 24-hour weather channel, the two announced on Monday. The programming appears on digital TV channel 45.2, channel 205 for Comcast customers and 465 for Verizon subscribers. WeatherNation ...

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Discovery to highlight ‘Keeper’ program

In support of the My Brother’s Keeper initiative, Discovery Communications, of Silver Spring, a worldwide provider of television programming, announced on Monday it has committed to produce and air a TV special and host town hall meetings. My Brother’s Keeper ...

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