Maryland, where the buffalo roam

Police spent about two hours Tuesday morning corralling a herd of buffalo that somehow got loose and wandered around an upscale residential community in suburban Baltimore, disrupting traffic and alarming homeowners. County police used 13 police cars, members of their tactical unit and a police helicopter to herd about 10 animals onto the tennis court […]

Homegrown Star Wars with big time effects

From C|Net: Three years ago, graphic artist Shane Felux came home with a digital camera newly purchased on eBay and gave his wife Dawn a deadline: three months to write a 40-minute Star Wars script, and then lights, camera, action. Now, countless volunteer hours and $20,000 in maxed-out credit cards later, comes the release of […]

Huffington launches celeb opinion blog

Political commentator Arianna Huffington will launch a news and opinion Web site next month including blogs written by more than 200 celebrities and leaders such as retired journalist Walter Cronkite, writer David Mamet and billionaire Barry Diller, CEO of IAC InterActive Corp.