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  • Furor over People's Counsel

    Many of those on the front lines of the battle over rising electricity costs say one voice has been noticeably absent from the debate - the state's top consumer advocate, the Office of the People's Counsel. Lawmakers accuse the office and its chief,...
  • 'Ladder 49' entourage enjoys dining places around town

    Folks at the Baltimore City firefighters awards ceremony at the Marriott Waterfront Sunday night, and those at the Ladder 49 premiere at the Senator weren't the only ones to get "up close and personal" with the Disney movie's stars this week. Seems some...
  • Rules for deducting casualty losses

    Baltimoresun.com's tax-advice column features three experts from the Hunt Valley accounting firm SC&H Group answering questions about preparing your return every Monday until April 17. To be included in the following weeks, please use the form at the...
  • International macroeconomist on Rita's effect

    Lori, Baltimore: Do you think gas prices will spike and then rise after Rita passes through? Dr. McIntyre: Gas prices have recently jumped based on where the futures market (a market where traders buy and sell oil contracts at a specified price in the...
  • Ross taps the thrill of the bargain hunt

    Mary Bullard has a sort of love-hate relationship with Ross Dress for Less. She doesn't like the stores because they have narrow aisles, long lines and "way too much stuff." But all that isn't enough to keep her away: The Corona, Calif., resident...
  • How we did it

    The Sun's report on corporate chief-executive compensation in Maryland is based on data gathered by Aon Corp., a global benefits consulting firm based in Chicago, under a contract with Tribune Co. newspapers. Aon obtained the data from the most recent...
  • Many executives delivered 'bang for the buck'

    For 2004, a year that saw the shares of T. Rowe Price Group Inc. surge more than 31 percent, company chief executive George A. Roche received a more modest 21.7 percent bump in his compensation - just about all from performance bonuses. In short, a half-...
  • Jonathan Ogden wants to be highest-paid lineman

    Jonathan Ogden wants to be highest-paid lineman
    If the Ravens are going to keep Pro Bowl tackle Jonathan Ogden beyond the 2000 season, they probably will have to make him the highest-paid offensive lineman in NFL history. That was the upshot of two days of meetings this week between Ogden's agent,...
  • Sprint cuts rates, CEO says more new plans to come

    Sprint cuts rates, CEO says more new plans to come
    Sprint Corp on Monday unveiled a new pricing plan that offers customers 20 gigabytes of data and up to 10 lines for $100, doubling its data offerings, the latest in a string of price cuts and promotions sweeping the wireless industry. Sprint's chairman,...
  • Consumer price growth slows as energy costs decline

    Consumer price growth slows as energy costs decline
    Consumer prices grew last month at their slowest pace since February, as lower energy costs offset higher price tags for food and shelter, the Labor Department said Tuesday. The Consumer Price Index, a closely watched measure of inflation, rose a...
  • Sprint's new pricing plans may not be enough to curb churn

    Sprint's new pricing plans may not be enough to curb churn
    Sprint Corp's cellular plan with more generous data allowances may fall short in overcoming defections by clients concerned about disruptions in the No. 3 cellular carrier's network, analysts say. The new plan, which doubles the company's data offerings...
  • In greater Williamsburg, slow down or pay up

    In greater Williamsburg, slow down or pay up
    A speeding ticket takes minutes to issue, but Virginia drivers could pay for the citation for years. Beyond the fine and court costs, speeding violations have long-term financial consequences, specifically in the form of insurance increases that can...