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Year in Review: Top Business Stories

Year in Review: Top Business Stories

Baltimore’s biggest business names experienced a busy year in 2017.

Under Armour stumbled after years of rapid growth. Seizing the political zeitgeist, Sinclair Broadcast Group doubled down on becoming the nation’s largest broadcaster with its bid to buy Tribune Media. And McCormick & Co. acquired the French’s Mustard and Frank’s Red Hot Sauce brands.

The first new building — a distillery — opened at Port Covington, and the project undertaken by a private real estate firm owned by Under Armour founder Kevin Plank made a serious bid for the biggest economic development prize in America, Amazon’s proposed second headquarters. As did Columbia. And College Park. And just about...