Daily Archives: January 12, 2010

Airlines raise fuel surcharges to Europe

DALLAS — Major airlines have raised fuel surcharges on travel to Europe by $20 per roundtrip, and some have added conditions that could cause travelers to pay higher fares. Surcharges to Paris, Frankfurt and most cities on the Continent were ...

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Heating-oil spill sparks a second lawsuit

A Hagerstown couple’s grown children are suing a heating-oil company and its lawyers, alleging that the firm hid test results showing elevated levels of the carcinogen benzene in the air at the house. McGuireWoods LLP knew about the results for ...

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BCSB selling 4 branches to American

Baltimore County Savings Bank said Tuesday it will sell four branches to American Bank, satisfying the economic needs of the Baltimore bank and expanding the footprint of American. The sale will mark the entrance of Rockville-based American Bank into the ...

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FAA reports surge in wildlife strikes

WASHINGTON— Reports of airplanes hitting birds and other wildlife surged last year, including serious accidents such as birds crashing through cockpits and crippling engines in flight, according to an Associated Press analysis of new government data. More than a dozen ...

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