| Jul 28, 2011
| 3:05 PM
Baltimore money manager Legg Mason Inc. said Thursday that profits in the three months ending in June rose 25 percent compared with a year earlier, to $60 million.
That 40-cent profit per share beat Wall Street analysts' expectations by two cents a...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 2:55 PM
There are currently four U.S. companies that have a better credit rating than their own country, according to Standard & Poor's: Automatic Data Processing, Exxon Mobil, Johnson & Johnson, and Microsoft.
"There's a certain amount of irony having AAA...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 5:11 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and city schools chief Andrés Alonso, who have pushed separate plans to renovate Baltimore's crumbling schools, presented a united front Tuesday in Annapolis as they asked state legislators to radically alter the manner in...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 12:28 PM
Glendale officials say the state is overcharging the city by $1 million to keep its redevelopment agency, prompting them to file an appeal with the Department of Finance.
State lawmakers earlier this year essentially forced local redevelopment...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 12:30 PM
1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve on the City Council.
In 2006, I graduated from Loyola University, where I completed a Master's of Business Administration degree with a concentration...
| May 17, 2011
| 11:38 AM
I am trying to hang in with The Sun.
Despite running no international soccer news, no international news aside from the littlest paragraphs, and publishing columnists like Marta Mossburg without disclosing her financial support from a demonstrably biased...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 5:03 PM
“It’s a sad day in Harrisburg and I’m trying to prevent a state takeover,” said Harrisburg Mayor Linda Thompson on Thursday.
Earlier on Thursday, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett signed Senate Bill 1151 into law clearing the...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 6:37 PM
The Orioles have showed up on a list of major league teams with debt beyond what baseball permits. But experts said Friday that the finding doesn't mean the team is financially unsound.
The Orioles were among nine teams in violation of MLB debt service...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 4:40 PM
The city-owned Hilton Baltimore Convention Center Hotel performed better in its second full year of operation than in its first, but officials warned that the slow economic recovery means several more years could pass before it turns a profit.
| Jun 30, 2011
| 12:44 PM
The Greek parliament approved a $113 billion austerity package that had been demanded by the European Union and the International Monetary Fund as a condition for receiving a $17 billion installment of the $160 billion "bailout" package negotiated last...
| Jul 10, 2011
Years ago, before we were married and moved to Maryland, my husband opened a checking account in Indiana and had the statements mailed to his office there.
The account wasn't forgotten, just ignored. That wasn't a problem until his employer moved and the...