• How police zeroed in on Metro hoaxer

    WASHINGTON — A deactivated cellphone, a phony British accent and an MTV show helped Metro Transit Police catch up with a man accused of phoning in false threats against the D.C. Metro system. The calls…

  • Original MTV VJ reflects on launch 31 years ago

    Nina Blackwood, one of five VJs who launched Music Television in 1981, isn\’t surprised the now-popular cable channel rarely plays music videos.