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FedEx Sees Busiest Day Of The Year

For FedEx workers, it doesn’t get any busier than Monday.

12/15/2014

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New Study Says Wind Energy Has Double Benefits

A new study released Thursday find a double benefit from increasing wind energy in Maryland.

12/04/2014

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Giving Tuesday: Where To Donate In Maryland

Where to donate on Giving Tuesday in Maryland and how to avoid a scam.

12/02/2014

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Retailers Click To Cyber Monday After Thanksgiving Weekend Slump

Cyber Monday has holiday shoppers clicking away and, at the other end, thousands of workers rushing to fill those orders.

12/01/2014

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Black Friday Begins Earlier Than Ever In Md.

Hunting for the best deals. Shoppers across Maryland hit the stores to get a start on their holiday shopping.

11/28/2014

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Md. Rep. Hoping To Protect Consumers From Hackers This Holiday Season

Five-hundred million. That’s the staggering number of records compromised through data security breaches in the past year.

11/27/2014

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Lines Forming Earlier For Black Friday Deals

While families are still digesting Thanksgiving dinner, retailers around Baltimore are already ringing in Black Friday sales.

11/27/2014

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Last-Minute Travelers Happy They Adjusted Plans

Thanksgiving is one of the busiest travel weekends across the country. And with snow Wednesday, a lot of people adjusted their travel plans and then hit the roads Thursday.

11/27/2014

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Millions Of Cars Are Facing Airbag Recalls

Millions of cars across the country are facing a recall to replace defective airbags.

11/18/2014

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Smoked Salmon Sold In Mid-Atlantic Area Recalled

A New York City company is recalling vacuum packs of smoked Nova salmon that were sold to Giant supermarkets in the Mid-Atlantic region because it may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

11/18/2014

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Black Friday Deals Spreading Out, Starting Earlier Than Ever

There are still six weeks until Christmas, but the big retail companies are already kicking off their holiday deals. Forget Black Friday, it’s like an entire Black November.

11/12/2014

The Best Things About Thanksgiving

Experts Predict Excellent Holiday Shopping Season For Retailers

The near future looks bright for retailers, especially now that we’re in the holiday shopping season. Experts say stores can expect to see better sales this year.

11/01/2014

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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.

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Tax Havens For When You Win The Lottery

Suppose you won the lottery, what happens next? Check out these amazing tax havens where you can stow your money without worrying about the tax hit.

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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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5 Hot Summer Colors

Find out what colors you should be wearing this summer.

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