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Van Hollen, Cardin Laud Md. Veteran-Owned Business Program

U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin and Rep. Chris Van Hollen are lauding a Montgomery County program that teaches veteran-owned businesses how to get federal contracts.

09/29/2014

Lockheed Martin, located in Bethesda, is the U.S. government's largest defense contractor. In 2010, it grossed $45,189.0 million in revenue and ranked 44 on the Fortune 500 ranks, according to CNNMoney.com.

South Korea Negotiating With Md. Based Lockheed Martin To Buy 40 F-35A Fighter Jets

South Korea will buy 40 F-35A fighter jets from Lockheed Martin for about $7 billion in the country’s biggest-ever weapons purchase aimed at coping with North Korea’s military threats, officials said Wednesday.

09/24/2014

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Marylanders Fall In Line For The New iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus

The wait is over. The new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are on sale around the world.

09/19/2014

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Home Depot: 56M Payment Cards Exposed In Data Breach

Tens of millions of credit cards are exposed. Home Depot customers are hit with a data breach that’s even bigger than the Target hack last winter.

09/18/2014

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Rep. Ruppersberger To Tour Cybersecurity Companies

Rep. C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger will be touring Baltimore cybersecurity businesses.

09/15/2014

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Baltimore Is Booming With Thursday Night Football & Star-Spangled Spectacular

Baltimore is sold out! Crowds pack Charm City for the 200th anniversary celebration of the national anthem and the Ravens-Steelers game on Thursday Night Football.

09/11/2014

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Horseshoe Casino Generates Nearly $6 Million In First 6 Days

Record setting numbers. Revenues from Maryland casinos reached a new monthly record in August, topping $80 million for the first time.

09/06/2014

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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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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.

(AP Photo/Seth Perlman)

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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