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  • GM comes closest to being truly 'American-made'; Toyota ranks high

    GM comes closest to being truly 'American-made'; Toyota ranks high
    What automotive brands and models come closest to the claim that they are American made? The American University's Kogod School of Business analyzed 253 cars, trucks and SUVs for sale in the U.S., and the answers may surprise you. Tied for first place...
  • Catonsville and Arbutus area students in Career and Techology Education honored

    Jacob Lutz, a senior in Catonsville High School's Information Technology/IT Programming curriculum, was named the Southwest Area winner of a $1,000 scholarship during the 39th annual Career and Technology Education Student Recognition Reception April 24...
  • Mechanical design engineer's early-stage career gets a boost with new job

    Mechanical design engineer's early-stage career gets a boost with new job
    Who: Jose Garzon, 26, Tamarac.  From: Research and Development with Costex Tractor Parts. To: Mechanical design engineer, A.G. Findings & Mfg. Co., parent of Ballistic Case Co., Sunrise. Start date: April 1 About the company: Founded in 1993, it...
  • Drug maker Merck laying off 8,500 in strategy overhaul

    Drug maker Merck laying off 8,500 in strategy overhaul
    Merck & Co., the second-largest drug maker by sales, said Tuesday it will lay off 8,500 employees in a strategy overhaul to revamp its research and development efforts.  That's on top of a previous announcement that the Whitehouse Station, N.J.-based...
  • TIC Gums expands in Harford County

    TIC Gums expands in Harford County
    TIC Gums in Harford County is perhaps the biggest privately owned player in an invisible part of the food industry. It's not chewing gum, though the company does get some visitors who assume that's what it makes. The name refers to a different kind of...
  • Tech Transfer Office established at Harford Business Innovation Center

    The Harford Business Innovation Center (HBIC), in cooperation with the Harford County Office of Economic Development and other partners, has established a Technology Transfer Office to assist Harford County and regional companies in developing...
  • STX faces long road, once traveled by rival Warrior, as it enters hockey market

    STX faces long road, once traveled by rival Warrior, as it enters hockey market
    Matt Hoppe remembers finally getting his hands on a red and white Titan hockey stick -- the one Wayne Gretzky was using to set record after record -- and plopping down in front of the television to spend 45 minutes applying tape to create the perfect...
  • Innovation, technology to drive NASCAR's future

    Innovation, technology to drive NASCAR's future
    Announcing Monday what officials are describing as a culture shift, NASCAR plans to make significant changes to its competition department over the next several years with a goal of making information and rules enforcement more transparent for teams and...
  • 10 notable tech projects getting a boost from Kickstarter [Video]

    10 notable tech projects getting a boost from Kickstarter [Video]
    Whether it's a life-size hologram or a smart garden, the latest start-ups and creative visionaries are placing their projects on Kickstarter to raise money. The online funding platform enables ordinary people to financially back projects through crowd...
  • Read the full text of Obama's speech on the GOP budget

    The following is a transcript of President Obama's politically-charged remarks Tuesday afternoon at an Associated Press luncheon framing the general election campaign, as released by the White House. Obama: "Thank you very much.  (Applause.)  Please have...
  • U.S.-backed battery company's sale to Russian tycoon sparks anxiety

    U.S.-backed battery company's sale to Russian tycoon sparks anxiety
    Batteries made in America for America and backed by America. That's how politicians hailed Ener1. The company tapped the country's top scientists at Argonne National Lab in Illinois, and U.S. taxpayers pledged up to $118 million in federal stimulus funds...