Mayor Vincent Gray vetoed a bill Thursday that would force Wal-Mart and other large retailers to pay their employees at least $12.50 an hour, calling it a “job killer” that would not advance the goal of a living wage for District of Columbia workers.
In the latest black eye for the Internal Revenue Service, the agency provided Congress on Friday with another video featuring its employees, this one showing about a dozen of them line dancing on a stage.
Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker is calling for up to five unpaid furlough days to address a $152 million budget gap.
Frederick Memorial Hospital is laying off employees as it deals with shrinking revenues, in part because it’s admitting fewer patients.
The federal government is one day closer to budget cuts that will cost thousands of Maryland jobs.
Maryland State Police say two employees of a Maryland ski resort were assaulted during an altercation at the resort, and authorities are looking for a suspect.
A chemical spill at an Essex haunted house has sent six visitors to the hospital.
Unconstitutional pension cuts. A federal court strikes down Baltimore City’s pension cuts for firefighters and police. It’s a ruling that could cost the city tens of millions of dollars in an already tight budget.
Courthouse workers in Baltimore take to the streets, protesting what they call filthy and deplorable conditions inside their building.
A Baltimore public works spokesman says a chlorine leak at a water treatment plant has sent two employees to area hospitals.
BGE is asking its customers to be cautious of individuals posing as the utility’s employees and entering into their homes and businesses.
The U.S. Office of Personnel Management says federal agencies in Washington will be open Monday, but employees will have the option of taking unscheduled leave or unscheduled telework.