Posts Tagged Baltimore

Ravens wary of Roethlisberger vs Steelers

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger acknowledges the crowd late in the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens aren’t going to change anything this Sunday night just because Ben Roethlisberger threw for 522 yards and six touchdowns last week.

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Museum show tells story of father-son collection

This Oct. 22, 2014 shows curator Jo Briggs looking at a wall of paintings at the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore that’s part of a new installation called “From Rye to Raphael.” The show, opening Sunday, tells the story of William Walters and his son Henry, who amassed a collection of everything from antiquities to fine art. The Walters’ fortune came from rye whiskey, railroads and banking. (AP Photo/Beth J. Harpaz)

BALTIMORE (AP) — William Walters made a fortune in rye whiskey, railroads and banking in the 19th century, and along the way he also developed a passion for collecting art and antiquities. His son Henry was an avid collector, too, and built a memorial to his father in Baltimore to display their treasures.

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