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2U inks 10-year extension with USC

Landover-based 2U announced today that it has extended its contract with the University of Southern California School of Social Work by an additional 10 years. This contract for the Master of Social Work now extends to 2030 and also extends the recently ...

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GenVec reports $1.5M loss in 3Q report

GenVec Inc., a Gaithersburg-based clinical-stage gene delivery company, reported a net loss of $1.5 million, or $0.09 per share, on revenues of $200,000 for the quarter ended Sept. 30, company officials announced Monday. Those results are compared with a net loss of $1.6 million, or $0.10 per ...

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Trade slowdown points to world recession risk, watchdog says

PARIS — A slowdown in international trade could be a harbinger of a new recession for the world’s leading economies, a leading global policy organization warned Monday. The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development says trade figures are worrisome because ...

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Paying at the pump gets harder in Baltimore

Average retail gasoline prices in Baltimore climbed 9.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.19 a gallon yesterday, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com’s daily survey of 663 gas outlets in Baltimore. This compares with the national average ...

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DGS, MDOT to host Business Opportunities and Entrepreneurial Training Summit

The Maryland Department of General Services and the Department of Transportation will host the inaugural Business Opportunities and Entrepreneurial Training Summit Tuesday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Turf Valley Conference Center, 2700 Turf Valley Road, in Ellicott City. ...

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Darcars buys Honda of Bowie

Bethesda-based Darcars Automotive Group, the largest group of car dealerships in the greater Washington, D.C. region, announced the acquisition of Honda of Bowie Monday. This purchase expands Darcars’ portfolio to 38 franchises and more than 20 locations. The dealership will immediately become ...

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Plank searching for Cupid’s Cup submissions

Kevin Plank, the CEO of Baltimore-based athletic apparel maker Under Armour, is accepting submissions for the 2016 Cupid’s Cup Entrepreneurship competition. Now in its 11th year, the competition enters a new chapter by partnering with a consortium of more than ...

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Md. to get $10M in grants for crime victims

ANNAPOLIS – Gov. Larry Hogan Monday announced that $10,087,503 in federal grants will be awarded to state and local agencies and nonprofit organizations that provide assistance, services and treatment for citizens who have been victims of crime. The grants are ...

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Sparks software firm debuts HealthJibe at mHealth Summit

Digital Health Innovations Inc., a Sparks-based mobile health software company, will debut its HealthJibe mobile consumer health engagement platform during the seventh annual mHealth Summit in Washington, D.C. The summit, which continues through Wednesday at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention ...

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Brothers, ages 14 and 12, accused of abducting 2 children in Md.

LOTHIAN — A 12-year-old and a 14-year-old boy have been accused of abducting two young children from a playground in Anne Arundel County and tying them up in a nearby barn. County police say the suspects are brothers and have ...

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