| Mar 19, 2013
| 1:36 PM
Under Armour CEO and president Kevin Plank earned $1.53 million in total compensation last year, a 35 percent jump over 2011, the Baltimore-based sports apparel company reported Tuesday.
Plank, the company's founder and chairman of the board, had a base...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 4:00 PM
Zynga, the video game maker best known for FarmVille and Words With Friends, has closed its Timonium office as part of a broader corporate consolidation, company officials said Monday.
The company also made changes at three other offices, closing and...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 3:35 PM
Dr. Joshua Zimmerberg says he's careful not to publicly disclose any personal information that could be of use to identity thieves.
But soon, he might not have any choice but to have his finances published on the Internet for the world to see....
| Mar 19, 2013
| 4:01 PM
Corporate Office Properties Trust, a real estate investment and development firm based in Columbia, on Tuesday completed its public offering of nearly 4.5 million new common shares, the company said in a statement.
The offering generated about $118...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 5:31 PM
Mayo A. Shattuck III, who coordinated the sale of two Baltimore institutions to out-of-state concerns and ran the region's power company for a volatile decade, has retired from the parent of Baltimore Gas and Electric Co.
Chicago-based Exelon Corp. didn'...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 9:04 AM
You can receive big bucks and feel good about yourself to by reporting financial fraud.
This whistle blower program awards 30 percent of the amount recouped once the Securities and Exchange Commission undertakes an enforcement action against the bad...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 3:54 PM
Legg Mason Inc. reported Friday a $453.9 million loss for the third quarter, following a previously announced $734 million writedown of certain assets.
On a per-share basis, the Baltimore-based money manager lost $3.45. For the corresponding quarter a...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Last Friday, Paul Ryan, the presumptive Republican vice presidential nominee, made the most populist speech of this campaign season.
"It's the people who are politically connected, it's the people who have access to Washington that get the breaks," he...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 7:07 AM
This week was pretty busy in the land of Baltimore technology. Here are some of the cool things that happened.
* Baltimore Tweet maps: Dave Troy, 410 Labs cofounder, and Chris Whong, head of Charm City Networks, collaborated online to develop a map of...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 3:33 PM
Legg Mason awarded more than 300,000 shares of restricted common stock spread among six executives as part of a retention program at the Baltimore-based money manager that is undergoing a shakeup at the top.
The shares, according to filings Wednesday...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 12:50 PM
Hall-of-Famer Eddie Murray declined all comment when asked Saturday about being investigated by the federal government as part of an insider trading operation that involved Murray’s former Orioles teammate Doug DeCinces.
Murray has not been charged...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 3:58 PM
Orioles center fielder Adam Jones would love to be part of the Home Run Derby on July 9 in Kansas City, the day beforeMajor League Baseball'sAll-Star Game.
But even if he is selected by the American League captain, New York Yankees second baseman...