| 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...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 2:15 PM
Facebook's shares plummeted as much as 11% in after-hours trading after the social network released its first-ever earnings report that showed it met revenue expectations but was spending heavily.
The Menlo Park, Calif., company reported quarterly...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 4:14 PM
Your next smartphone screen or TV display might be brighter, the synthetic oil in your car might perform better and computer chips might be more durable — all thanks to minuscule particles that are starting to be manufactured in Baltimore....
| Aug 20, 2012
| 11:51 AM
St. John Properties, Inc. has initiated construction on 6170 and 6160 Guardian Gateway, two new single-story, Class A office buildings in the Government and Technology Enterprise (The GATE) project, a 416-acre business community inside Aberdeen Proving...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 5:32 PM
Attorneys for the Johns Hopkins University on Monday filed a motion for summary judgment in a lawsuit claiming the university is violating a land-use agreement it signed with a Montgomery County family more than 20 years ago.
Elizabeth Beall Banks and...
| 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®...
| Jul 10, 2012
Zinc oxide would be the perfect sunscreen ingredient if the resulting product didn't look quite so silly. Thick, white and pasty, it once was seen mostly on lifeguards, surfers and others who needed serious sun protection.
But when the sunscreens are...
| Nov 3, 2010
The full story of Democrat President Barack Obama's first public reaction to his party's midterm losses....
| Nov 9, 2010
Electric car company Tesla Motors Inc. said Tuesday that its loss widened in the third quarter compared to the same period a year earlier....