| Jul 3, 2011
Wading through swamps and running up mountains taught Patrick McCormack more than how to survive punishing conditions without much food or sleep. His grueling Army Ranger training, along with several deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan, taught the...
| Jul 24, 2011
Back in 2003, major Wall Street firms agreed to pay more than $1 billion to settle claims that their research analysts hyped stocks to curry favor with — and get business from — the companies they covered.
As part of that landmark settlement,...
| Apr 22, 2011
| 1:56 PM
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| May 5, 2011
| 4:30 AM
In his column ("Intelligence paid off, but needless wars drag on" May 4) columnist Tom Schaller seized on reports of Osama bin Laden's death to continue his relentless attacks on Republicans in general, and George W. Bush in particular.
This comes as...
| May 7, 2012
| 1:05 PM
Alcohol is far too attractive and easy to obtain online for kids, says Dr. David Jernigan, director of Johns Hopkins’ Center on Alcohol Marketing and Youth.
Jernigan wrote a commentary for the Archive of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine to...
| May 8, 2012
| 9:01 AM
The FTC announced it has reached a settlement with Myspace, which was accused of sharing consumers’ personal information with advertisers when it promised it wouldn’t do so.
The FTC says the settlement requires Myspace to adopt a “...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 7:27 PM
When Daniel Bryan debuted in WWE, no one knew quite what to think.
Bryan, who made a name for himself on the independent circuit as Bryan Danielson, epitomized the never-ending debate between "extremely talented technical wrestler" and "vanilla midget."...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 6:25 PM
Baltimore's Millennial Media Inc., one of the dominant companies in the rapidly growing field of mobile advertising, plans to raise $75 million in a public stock offering — money it will use to expand its operations overseas and go head-to-head...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 8:24 AM
In the year of the super PAC, it looked as if citizens might get some relief through a Federal Commission Communications vote in April requiring TV stations to post online who was buying political ads and how much they were spending.
But pushback from...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 3:48 AM
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| Jan 17, 2012
| 12:01 PM
Larry W. Warner Jr., of Joppa, was sentenced Friday to 10 years in a federal prison, followed by supervised release for life, for enticing a minor to engage in sexual activity.
In Baltimore Federal District Court, Judge Benson E. Legg also ordered that...
| Jul 24, 2011
| 4:16 PM
Emily Moore and Maxwell Heaton are just the kind of people that organizers of the annual German Festival want to attract.
Both are in their early 20s and have German ties. Moore comes from a German family, and Heaton lived in Munich for four years....