| Mar 4, 2014
| 6:06 PM
If you are heading to the desert for some tennis viewing over the next 12 days, get ready for more of the same. In the case of the prestigious BNP Paribas Open, that's not a bad thing.
There will be some radical differences in the physical plant,...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 4:34 PM
Serena Williams has announced she will not play in the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells next month.
Williams, who has not played at Indian Wells since 2001, had left her name on the preliminary entry list last month but withdrew Friday.
| Dec 17, 2013
| 12:03 PM
The Tennis Channel is set to air 97 hours of live coverage of the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells from March 3-16. The channel, for a second year, will also have a live studio show 30 minutes before coverage begins each day.
Coverage will move to ESPN2...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 6:12 PM
Mark E. Stoeckle has been named CEO of Baltimore-based Adams Express Co. and Petroleum & Resources Corp., replacing Douglas G. Ober, who last year announced his intention to retire.
Stoeckle, 56, has been the chief investment officer of the U.S. Equities...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 7:54 AM
Legg Mason's board of directors is expected to meet Tuesday to discuss — and possibly decide — who will be its next CEO, according to two people familiar with the situation.
The Baltimore-based mutual fund company has whittled its list of...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 1:21 PM
Legg Mason Inc. said it agreed to pay $80 million for European fund manager Fauchier Partners, plus as much as an additional $56 million in the next four years if certain financial targets are achieved.
Though Legg announced in December its plan to...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 11:34 PM
5 a.m. Baseball: World Classic: Chinese Taipei at Japan (in Tokyo).--MLB Net.
9 a.m. Exhibition baseball: Miami vs. N.Y. Mets (d.).--MLB Net.
9:30 a.m. Basketball: Jan. 1994: Denbigh girls vs. Kecoughtan.--LSC 48
11 a.m. Basketball: ACC women&...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Legg Mason Inc. said Wednesday that it completed the acquisition of Fauchier Partners, a European money manager acquired from BNP Paribas Investment Partners.
Legg Mason Inc. said Wednesday that it completed the acquisition of Fauchier Partners, a...
| Jun 9, 2013
For more than two decades, Baltimore fund companies Adams Express Co. and Petroleum & Resources Corp. had been under the direction of a single CEO and chairman.
But with the retirement of Doug Ober this year, the two have seen a shake-up at the top....
| Jul 25, 2013
| 2:36 PM
July 25 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Thursday:
** Dell Inc founder Michael Dell raised his $24.4 billion bid by less than 1 percent just hours before it was to be put to a vote,...
| Mar 4, 2013
BNP Paribas Showdown 2013 March 4 on ESPN2 is a tennis exhibition featuring Rafael Nadal vs. Juan Martin Del Potro and Serena Williams vs. Victoria Azarenka at New York City's Madison Square Garden. The BNP Paribas Showdown celebrates World Tennis Day...