| Jun 4, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Stifel Financial Corp said it would buy asset manager Legg Mason Inc's investment advisory unit to expand its wealth management business.
Legg Mason Investment Counsel & Trust Co will become part of Stifel's global wealth management business after the...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 12:26 PM
Cigna Corp. said Wednesday it promoted two executives into positions of broader responsibility while also changing its operational structure to a more region-based sales and support strategy.
Historically, the company has sold different products, such as...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 2:30 PM
"Edge of Tomorrow" is struggling to generate buzz ahead of its domestic release this week, but there's good news from overseas.
The science-fiction adventure debuted to a sizzling $3.8 million in South Korea on Wednesday. Excluding sneak previews, that...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Car-sharing company Zipcar has expanded quickly in its four years in Baltimore, scaling up from an initial fleet of 27 cars to more than 200 vehicles.
The Boston-based company announced Monday the opening of a new office in Harbor East, next to a new...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 11:48 AM
Under Armour plans to open its first Chicago retail store on the Magnificent Mile next March, and it will be the athletic-wear retailer’s largest “brand house” to date, the company announced Tuesday.
Under Armour has leased 30,000...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 12:57 PM
The Anne Arundel County school board adopted a $1.02 billion operating budget last week for the next fiscal year that includes funding for employee pay increases and the money to open a new contract school.
But the panel criticized county government...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 4:03 AM
A massive car bomb exploded Friday in a government-controlled village in central Syria, killing at least 34 people and wounding dozens more, Syrian state media reported.
The blast was the latest in a series of bombings apparently targeting zones in...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 4:17 PM
Neeltran, a maker of custom transformers and power systems in New Milford, will receive a $750,000 loan from the state Department of Economic and Community Development for a renovation and 6,000-square-foot addition that's expected to lead to 10 new jobs....
| Jun 7, 2014
Under Armour, which has wooed consumers with sweat-wicking T-shirts and other innovations, is banking on a new fabric that conforms to the foot like a second skin to help the company break into the crowded athletic shoe market.
| Jun 24, 2014
| 8:30 AM
China Film Group Corp. has been so closely involved with the development of the Chinese film industry throughout the past 15 years that it is difficult to separate the company from the actions of the government.
The distinction may become a degree or two...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 4:00 AM
It's not as messy as the rollout of President Barack Obama's health care plan, but his My Brother's Keeper initiative for black and Latino boys and young men has created a firestorm of debate among people who have largely been supportive of his...