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Md. casino revenue more than estimates for fiscal year

ANNAPOLIS — Maryland’s four casinos exceeded revenue estimates for the recently ended fiscal year by about 14 percent, according to numbers released by the Maryland Lottery on Friday. The casinos generated gross revenue of $608.4 million in fiscal year 2013, ...

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2013 legislative session seen as business-friendly

Fresh off what top elected officials have called the most productive General Assembly session in memory, Gov. Martin O’Malley and the legislature’s presiding officers met Tuesday to celebrate the passage of numerous bills they say will spur economic development in Maryland.

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U.S. corn estimate lowered to reflect harvest yields

DES MOINES, Iowa — The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Thursday slightly lowered its projection for the nation’s corn crop for a fourth straight month, reflecting worse-than-expected news about the actual impact of this year’s withering drought from the farmers ...

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Facebook shares sink to new low after Q2 results

NEW YORK — Facebook’s stock hit a new low Friday after it reported lukewarm second-quarter results and didn’t give an outlook for the coming months. The stock fell $2.88, or nearly 11 percent, to $23.97 in afternoon trading Friday, after ...

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Lockheed beats estimates, raises earnings guidance

Lockheed Martin Corp.’s profit slipped 10 percent in the second quarter as the aerospace and defense contractor dealt with severance pay matters and increased pension costs. But the company’s results managed to top analysts’ expectations, and its revenue climbed despite ...

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