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Maryland Signs Agreement To Boost Cybersecurity Development

Maryland officials are signing an agreement with the National Institute of Standards and Technology to boost cybersecurity development in the state.

02/18/2014

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Md. Born ‘Top Chef’ To Open Aggio Restaurant In Downtown Baltimore

A famous chef from Maryland is set to open his first restaurant in Baltimore.

02/18/2014

PrattStreetAleHouse

Oliver Breweries Expands Beyond Md. Ale House

Demand for Pratt Street Ale House’s brews is forcing the craft beer maker to expand its brewing operations.

02/16/2014

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Team USA Speed Skaters Complain Under Armour Suits Slowing Them Down

Under Armour is under pressure. The Baltimore-based company designed Team USA’s speed skating suits for the Sochi Olympics.

02/14/2014

candy

Customers Lining Up To Fill Up On Valentine’s Day Delicacies

This week’s storm brought much of the city to a halt. For retailers that usually thrive the day before Valentine’s Day, the snow cost them thousands in sales.

02/14/2014

snow plows

Snow Removal Businesses Scraping Up A Profit This Winter

It’s been a few years since Maryland’s had a real winter, and it’s welcome weather for some.

02/14/2014

suits

Jos. A. Bank Buying Eddie Bauer In $825M Deal

Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. is buying the parent company of Eddie Bauer in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $825 million.

02/14/2014

shoppers

Not Again! Local Grocery Stores Packed Ahead Of Winter Storm

As the storm ramps up, most of Maryland is thinking the same thing–not again! People crowd grocery stores and gas stations, bracing for more.

02/12/2014

layoffs, jobs, unemployment

Sun Products Laundry Manufacturer Set To Close Its Baltimore Plant In June

The Sun Products Corporation, which manufactures and markets laundry and household care products, will close its plant on Holabird Avenue in Baltimore at the end of June 2014.

02/11/2014

horseshoe building

Horseshoe Casino Starts Dealing New Jobs

Baltimore’s Horseshoe Casino is dealing out jobs: 1,700 positions need to be filled.

02/10/2014

yuengling

Beer Float, Anyone? Yuengling’s Ice Cream Returns

The supermarket freezer aisle got a little more crowded Monday as Yuengling — a name more associated with ale, porter and lager than vanilla, chocolate and strawberry — took its place alongside the familiar brands.

02/10/2014

minimum wage raise

Study Looks At Impact Of Minimum Wage Hike In Md.

A study on raising the minimum wage in Maryland is warning about some of the negative impacts an increase would have on businesses, particularly on the hospitality industry and food services.

02/10/2014

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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

TSA Body Scan

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.

2. Bill Gates

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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