| May 23, 2012
| 4:23 PM
Hewlett-Packard announced Wednesday that it is slashing 27,000 jobs – 8 percent of its workforce -- in a widely expected maneuver aimed at slimming down the struggling tech giant.
The company expects the layoffs to save $3 billion to $3.5 billion...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 7:02 AM
Alexion is a biopharmaceutical company focused on serving patients with severe and ultra-rare disorders through the innovation, development and commercialization of life-transforming therapeutic products. Our marketed product Soliris®...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 12:54 PM
Deborah S. Edelman, an author and writer who wrote widely on health issues and established Public Health Media Inc., died Nov. 10 of metastatic breast cancer at her Mount Washington home.
She was 51.
Dr. Edelman, who kept her maiden name, was born and...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 10:26 AM
Those who think the government shouldn't be promoting energy innovation have short memories.
The federal government's satellite and ballistic missile program spillovers are what brought us Silicon Valley. The energy program spillovers are going to...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 6:05 AM
Local lore has it that Elizabeth Beall Banks once chased developers off her Gaithersburg-area farm with a shotgun when they came around asking questions.
But even then, the sprawl opponent knew that the same forces that turned parcels around her into...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 4:12 PM
As President Barack Obama proposed a new round of military base closures and reorganization, Maryland's political and business forces already are working to protect installations here and position the state to benefit from any future moves.
| Jan 2, 2012
| 5:30 PM
Employees from the U.S. Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center (ECBC) recently afforded 24 high school students in Joppatowne High School's pre-engineering program the opportunity to experience real-world research and development processes conducted...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 6:48 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Just days after attending the funeral of his former girlfriend, multi-millionaire Jonah Shacknai’s pharmaceutical company completed a $58 million research and development deal with an Indian drug maker.
Shacknai’s girlfriend, 32-...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 2:32 PM
Baltimore developer St. John Properties Inc. has started work on the 10th building in an office park at Aberdeen Proving Ground to meet strong demand driven by the federal base realignment process.
The three-story, 75,000-square-foot building at 6190...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 11:09 AM
St. John Properties, Inc. has initiated construction on 6190 Guardian Gateway, a new three-story, 75,000 square foot Class "A" office building located within The Government and Technology Enterprise project, a 416-acre business community located inside...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 5:40 PM
With the state unemployment rate inching upward, Gov. Martin O'Malley is considering several jobs measures when the General Assembly meets in special session next month, he said Wednesday.
A top administration official said the package could include an...