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Montgomery County Set To Vote On Minimum Wage Increase

The push to raise the minimum wage continues in Maryland. Governor Martin O’Malley and other state lawmakers are in favor of an increase, and now one county is set to vote on it.

11/21/2013

gas prices

Gas Prices Fall To 2-Year Low And They May Keep Declining

Drivers are getting a pleasant surprise at the pump as gas prices fall to a two-year low.

11/11/2013

online shopping

Some Online Shoppers Get A Jump On Holiday Deals

Holiday shopping season has already begun, if you can believe it. The turkey has not even made it to the table yet, but several major retailers kicked off online holiday sales.

11/10/2013

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Thrift Shift: Md. Shops Expect Holiday Sales Boost

Most shopping days, Jean Simmons looks for the St. John or Jones New York line.

11/09/2013

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Ray Lewis & Other Former NFL Players Sue BB&T Bank For More Than $60M

Millions and millions of dollars lost. Ray Lewis is one of more than a dozen former NFL players who filed a massive lawsuit against banking giant BB&T.

11/01/2013

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Kansas Firm Recalls Chicken, Ham And Beef Products Due To Potential Contamination

Reser’s Fine Foods is expanding its recall of chicken, ham and beef products to include all products produced between Sept. 5 and Oct. 9, 2013. This is in addition to the 22,800 pounds of product recalled on Oct. 22, 2013.

10/27/2013

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Broccoli Salad Kit Recalled Because Of Possible Contamination

Taylor Farms is recalling approximately 5,084 pounds of broccoli salad kit products. They contain salad dressing that are the subject of a FDA recall, due to concerns about possible Listeria contamination.

10/26/2013

Amazon

Big Business Boost For Baltimore: Amazon Distribution Center To Bring 1,000+ Jobs

A big boost for Baltimore. Amazon announces it will build a new warehouse in Charm City, bringing more than 1,000 jobs to the area.

10/23/2013

Amazon

Amazon.com To Open Baltimore Distribution Center, Giving Area 1,000+ Jobs

More than 1,000 jobs are heading to Charm City after Amazon announces it’s building a new fulfillment center in the Port of Baltimore.

10/22/2013

gas prices, gas generic

41 Days And Counting: Drivers Enjoy Steady Decline In Gas Prices

Gas prices keep dropping and dropping. Over the last month and a half, drivers have seen some of the lowest prices in a long time.

10/20/2013

Macys, Macy's

Mixed Opinions As Macy’s Prepares To Open For Thanksgiving Day Shopping

Breaking with tradition to compete for your dollar this holiday, Macy’s is now set to open Thanksgiving night!

10/15/2013

Walmart proposal

Controversial Development: Plans For Remington Wal-Mart Move Forward

Plans for a new Wal-Mart store at 25th Street in Remington move another step closer to becoming reality.

10/12/2013

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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.

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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5 Hot Summer Colors

Find out what colors you should be wearing this summer.

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