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Canadian Cheese Maker Closing Hancock Plant

Canadian cheesemaker Saputo Inc. says it’s closing its plant in Hancock, eliminating 60 jobs in a western Maryland town that has lost three other big manufacturers in the past decade.

03/28/2014

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Prince Of Darkness Bites The Head Off Ozzy Pale Ale Sales In Baltimore

A Baltimore beer maker learned not to mess with the Prince of Darkness.

03/28/2014

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McCormick Eyeing Headquarters Move From Md.

Spice maker McCormick & Co. says it’s considering moving its world headquarters from Sparks, where it employs several hundred people.

03/27/2014

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Gas Prices In Maryland Soar To 6-Month High

Pain at the pump. With the arrival of spring, gas prices soar to a six-month high. According to AAA Mid-Atlantic, it’s going to get worse.

03/23/2014

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Md. Nonprofit Serving Disabled Reports Data Breach

Someone hacked the computers of a state-licensed provider of services to the developmentally disabled and stole Social Security numbers and medical information for about 9,700 clients, the organization and the state agency that oversees it said Monday.

03/17/2014

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Jos. A. Bank’s Men Wearhouse Takeover May Not Suit Its Md. Employees

A takeover in the world of men’s clothing finds Maryland’s Jos. A. Bank with a new corporate owner. The mayor of Hampstead says he’s waiting to hear how it will affect the company’s nearly 800 jobs in the area.

03/12/2014

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Men’s Wearhouse Buying Jos. A. Bank For $1.8 Billion

It’s time to suit up: Men’s Wearhouse is buying Jos. A. Bank for $1.8 billion.

03/11/2014

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Horrible Winter Is Still Welcome For Some

Spring is less than 12 days away, and most of us are ready for an end to cold and the snow.

03/08/2014

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Lehigh Valley Dairy Announces Orange Juice Recall

Lehigh Valley Dairy is voluntarily recalling orange juice because it may contain milk, a common allergen.

03/06/2014

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Connecticut Journalist Named Daily Record Editor

Thomas Baden Jr., editor of The News-Times in Danbury, Conn., has been named editor of The Daily Record in Baltimore.

03/03/2014

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BGE Customers Who Don’t Switch To New System Forced To Pay Opt-Out Fee

A major change from BGE–putting its entire grid on a new, “Smart Meter” system. But WJZ has learned people who don’t want the Smart Meters will have to pay to opt-out.

02/28/2014

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Produce Prices Expected To Spike From Worst Drought In Century For California

It may be on the other side of the country, but the devastating drought happening in California right now could soon have a major impact on grocery budgets in Maryland.

02/28/2014

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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. …
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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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