A proposed nuclear deal with Iran is still causing major controversy in Maryland. Hundreds rally against the agreement with Senator Ben Cardin under intense pressure to choose a position.
Opponents of President Barack Obama’s nuclear pact with Iran tried turning up the heat this week on undecided Senate Democrat Jon Tester with a TV ad saying politician like him would have “blood on their hands” if they supported the deal. But the burly Montanan came out in favor, the latest of a string of Democrats to shrug off ad campaigns from opposition groups.
The National Cancer Institute is terminating its contract with a Frederick, Maryland supplier of hundreds of thousands of genetically engineered laboratory mice.
A major electric and gas utility announcement from Exelon Corporation—the parent company of BGE. Wednesday night, Exelon said it will buy Pepco and its subsidiaries, which provide electricity to hundreds of thousands on the Eastern Shore and in the Maryland suburbs around Washington DC.
It’s time to suit up: Men’s Wearhouse is buying Jos. A. Bank for $1.8 billion.
Despite being thrown under the bus by the U.S. speedskating team in Sochi, Baltimore-based Under Armour announces it is sticking with the team.
The Baltimore Sun is purchasing the City Paper, but says the free alternative weekly will remain independent.
Officials at the Corcoran Gallery of Art had been talking to the University of Maryland about a possible partnership until Wednesday when the museum announced it would be taken over by George Washington University and the National Gallery of Art.
Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. is buying the parent company of Eddie Bauer in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $825 million.
A Frederick County grand jury has indicted an 18-year-old man who police say set fire to a friend’s Myersville home over a botched drug deal.
Outfielder Delmon Young and the Baltimore Orioles have agreed to a minor league contract.
The Orioles sign free agent relief pitcher Edgmer Escalona.