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All Aboard New Partnership Between B&O And Japan’s Railway Museum

All aboard. A new partnership is formed between Baltimore’s B&O Railroad Museum and one far overseas.

09/05/2014

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Md. Casinos Break Revenue Record With $80M In August

Maryland casinos are celebrating a record-breaking month, thanks to a boost in business from Baltimore’s new casino.

09/05/2014

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Montgomery County Tells Uber To Follow Taxi Rules

Montgomery County officials want to know how Uber expanded its popular ride-sharing service into Bethesda without applying for country licenses.

09/05/2014

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Baltimore’s Under Armour Signs Supermodel Gisele

Days after Under Armour lost its bid for Kevin Durant as its spokesman to Nike, the Baltimore-based sports apparel brand signed Gisele Bundchen.

09/03/2014

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Md. Ban On Grain Alcohol Hurts Violin Makers

Binge drinkers and frat boys aren’t the only ones despairing over Maryland’s new ban on grain alcohol: Violin makers who used the liquor to make varnish are also affected.

08/22/2014

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Tax-Free Shopping Week Is Underway!

Nothing signals the start of the school year more than back-to-school shopping. This week, the deals kick off with the state’s tax-free shopping season.

08/10/2014

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Md. Tax-Free Week Quickly Approaches

Across the country, 16 states, including Maryland, offer some form of back to school tax breaks.

08/08/2014

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Baltimore County Restaurant Week Comes With Extra Helping Of Days

When the dog days of summer arrive, it’s time to chow down. Baltimore City’s annual restaurant week is into its final days.

08/07/2014

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Consumer Spending Up In Md. Since Recession

Consumer spending in Maryland rose slowly but steadily in the years after the Great Recession.

08/07/2014

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Multi-Million Dollar Under Armour Campaign Targeting Women

Baltimore’s own Under Armour launches a $15 million campaign to win over women. It’s all part of CEO Kevin Plank’s plan to expand the multi-billion dollar business.

07/31/2014

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Charm City Cakes Adds Horseshoe Casino To The Mix

A new deal for the “Ace of Cakes.” Duff Goldman is taking Charm City Cakes on another new adventure.

07/31/2014

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Howard Park Gets First Grocery Store In 15 Years

It’s been 15 years since Howard Park had a major grocery store. That will all change Thursday when Shop-Rite opens its doors on Liberty Heights Avenue. City officials say the opening is part of a bigger plan in getting more supermarkets into the city, specifically in urban communities.

07/29/2014

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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. …
Source: http://www.careerbuilder.com

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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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