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‘Money Guys’ Firm Sues Maryland Securities Division

A Towson financial services firm accused by Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh of misleading clients has responded by filing a lawsuit that accuses Frosh’s office of unconstitutionally depriving the firm of due process rights.

08/05/2015

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Maryland Comptroller Highlights Upcoming Tax-Free Week

It may be hard to believe that public schools open in less than a month. If you have back-to-school shopping to do, get your list ready by next week. Sunday starts the state’s annual tax-free week.

08/04/2015

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Kraft Recalls Cheese Due To Choking Hazard

Kraft has issued a recall for some of their individually-wrapped cheese slices.

08/03/2015

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Amazon Hires More Than 2,500 Employees

Amazon says it has hired more than double the amount of people it initially expected here in Baltimore.

07/31/2015

GLASGOW, UNITED KINGDOM - FEBRUARY 05: A croupier spins a roulette wheel at the new luxury casino, which opens tomorrow, on February 5, 2008 in Glasgow, Scotland. This 25m GPB venue, named Alea, opens on the Clyde at Springfield Quay near the city centre and is Scotland's first luxury casino, dining and live music venue.

Lawsuit: Man Says He Was Struck By Runaway Roulette Ball

A man is suing Baltimore-based Cordish Companies for injuries he says he received after being struck by a roulette ball at Hanover’s Maryland Live casino.

07/29/2015

BALTIMORE - APRIL 09: Partial view of the Baltimore Skyline as photographed from Federal Hill Park on April 9, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo By Raymond Boyd/Getty Images)

Maryland’s Tallest Building Sells For $121 Million

Baltimore’s Transamerica Tower, the tallest property in Maryland has been purchased for $121 million.

07/29/2015

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IKEA Forced To Take Action After 2 Children Die From Falling Furniture

Swedish furniture retailer IKEA is doing what it can to make its products safer after two children are killed from falling drawers and dressers.

07/24/2015

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Order Ice Cream Cake Via Uber Friday

It’s a nice day out — maybe even nice enough for some ice cream!

07/24/2015

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Gambling Regulators Approve Golden Gaming, Lakes Merger

Nevada gambling regulators say the owner of three Pahrump, Nevada casinos west of Las Vegas and 48 taverns across the state can merge with a casino company that owns a four-diamond casino-resort in Maryland.

07/23/2015

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Maryland Panel On Improving Business Climate To Meet

A Maryland panel examining ways to improve the state’s business climate is scheduled to meet.

07/22/2015

The first case of the Ebola virus has been diagnosed in the United States. (Photo by Center for Disease Control via Getty Images)

Biotech Company To Manufacture Ebola Treatment In Baltimore

Major progress in the fight against a deadly disease: a new treatment for the Ebola virus to be made right here in Baltimore. Last year’s outbreak killed thousands.

07/20/2015

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Horseshoe Casino Donates $50K To Help Businesses Affected By Riots

The Horseshoe Casino wants to help businesses struggling to regain their footing after April’s unrest.

07/16/2015

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The makers of Airborne agreed to a $30 million settlement over false advertising claims that Airborne tablets can prevent or reduce the risk of colds, reduce the severity or duration of a cold, and protect against colds in crowded places such as airplanes, offices, or schools. (Source: Federal Trade Commission)

Too Good To Be True

Sometimes, great deals are just too good to be true.

Actress Tina Fey endorses Garnier Fructis.

Celebrity Endorsements

There’s no doubt about it. Celebrity sells. That’s why companies that make everything from drinks to makeup to credit cards pay millions for stars to endorse their products. Here is a look at some recent celebrity endorsements.

Why they're sexy: Entertainers and models make a living by looking good, so you can bet they're easy on the eyes. Their dedication to their dream in such a competitive industry is also attractive.

Top 10 Sexiest Jobs

You’re making small talk at a party, and then you ask the big question, “So what do you do for a living?” The answer determines if you exchange phone numbers or say goodnight. A survey on the Careerbuilder website asked which occupations are the sexiest. Here is the top 10 list. …
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What Not To Wear In The TSA Security Line

Want to avoid setting off the security alarms and a TSA pat down? Just look over your traveling clothes one more time.

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World’s Richest People

Now that’s rich! While some may be still pinching pennies here are some people where the world’s “economic crisis” don’t seem to apply. These are the 10 richest people in the world, according to Forbes.

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Corporate America’s Biggest Blunders

Think of them as the business world’s version of the Hollywood flop: here’s a list of the most expensive mistakes ever.

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