Md. Company Wins Contract To Build Haiti PrisonA construction company based in Maryland has received a U.S. government contract to build a prison in northern Haiti.
Founder Of Firm Under Investigation Kills HimselfThe founder of a Maryland construction company that was under investigation for contracting fraud in the District of Columbia has committed suicide.
Volunteer Fire Company Holding Fundraiser To Pay For New TruckThe volunteer fire department in Ferndale realized the time had come for it to give Anne Arundel County its fire engine back and buy one of their own.
Maryland Food Company Bought By TreeHouse Foods Maryland officials say the food processing company Protenergy Natural Foods in Cambridge is being acquired by Oakbrook, Illinois-based TreeHouse Foods for $150 million.
Joffrey Ballet Visits Carver Center Before Performance At Lyric Opera HouseThey're part of a legendary performing arts group, and they're here in Baltimore. Members of the Joffrey Ballet are not only on stage at the Lyric, they're also giving a master class to some lucky area students.
Company That Did Snowden Background Check Hit By Gov't ComplaintThe company that handled a background check on National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden allegedly defrauded the government by submitting at least 665,000 investigations that had not been properly completed, and then tried to cover it up when the government suspected what was going on.
Government Charges Wal-Mart With Labor ViolationsFederal officials filed a formal complaint Wednesday charging that Wal-Mart violated the rights of workers who took part in protests and strikes against the company.
GM CEO Sees 'Car Gal' Soon Leading Auto CompanyGM CEO Dan Akerson says we’re coming close to the day when a woman will be the chief executive at one of America’s major carmakers.
Eastern Shore Canoe Company Paddles OnWhen Barry Laws started the Pocomoke River Canoe Co. 30 years ago on the banks of the Pocomoke River, he didn't have a kayak in his fleet. Canoes were the only way to paddle up and down the scenic waterway.
Chrysler CEO Says Company Loses $10,000 On Each EV It SellsChrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne says government efforts on clean cars should be technology neutral.
Deputy Charged With Giving Repo Firm InformationThe Harford County Sheriff's Office says a deputy has been charged with giving a repossession towing company privileged information from a crime database.
U.S. Lawmakers Meet Raul Castro In Cuba About Jailed MarylanderU.S. lawmakers met with President Raul Castro and other senior Cuban officials Tuesday and were told they would be given access to an American imprisoned in Havana. The State Department said the legislators would push for his release.
Energy Company Sues Md. Over Stalled Gas Compressor The energy company Dominion Resources is suing the Maryland Department of the Environment over a decision blocking construction of a natural gas compressor station in Myersville.
Judge Asked To Toss Out $60M Lawsuit Filed By Md. Man Jailed In CubaA Maryland-based company and the U.S. government are asking a judge to dismiss a $60 million lawsuit filed by an American imprisoned in Cuba that accuses both of failing to adequately prepare him for work in that country.
Gov. O'Malley: Food Processing Company To Expand In CambridgeGov. Martin O'Malley announced Tuesday that Protenergy Natural Foods plans to add up to 100 new full-time jobs by April 2013 and hiring another 27 employees over the next five years.