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Week in review: December 10, 2010

2 city fires cause damage, closings A five-alarm fire damaged several buildings Monday on The Block, Baltimore’s adult-entertainment district. The next morning, about a mile away, another fire destroyed businesses, including Donna’s café, in Mount Vernon. Some businesses were total losses, ...

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Gov. O’Malley offers $15K buyouts to state employees

ANNAPOLIS — Maryland’s governor is offering buyouts to executive branch employees in a bid to cut the size of state government. The executive order signed Tuesday by Gov. Martin O’Malley offers $15,000 plus $200 for each year of service and ...

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Gymboree agrees to $1.8 billion buyout by Bain

NEW YORK — Children’s clothing retailer Gymboree Corp. has agreed to be bought by asset management firm Bain Capital for $1.8 billion in what would be the sixth-largest private equity deal of the year. Gymboree said Monday that the deal ...

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Tribune Co. says negotiations have failed

WILMINGTON, Del. — The Tribune Co.’s plan to emerge from bankruptcy has unraveled in the wake of an independent report concluding that talks leading up to the company’s 2007 leveraged buyout bordered on fraud, attorneys said Friday. The report released ...

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