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4 Md. men fined for killing and grilling protected rattlesnake

A timber rattlesnake. (Flickr /Ed Schipul / timber rattlesnake / CC BY 2.0 / cropped and resized)

CUMBERLAND — Four young men from Glen Burnie have been fined $200 each for killing and grilling a timber rattlesnake in western Maryland. Online court records show the teenagers pleaded guilty Tuesday in district court in Cumberland to possessing or ...

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FCC: Wi-Fi firm blocked mobile hotspots at Baltimore venue

The Federal Communications Commission plans to fine the Baltimore Convention Center’s Wi-Fi provider $718,000 for allegedly blocking personal Wi-Fi hotspots at the venue for a 26-day period last year, a charge the company disputes. (File photo)

The Federal Communications Commission plans to fine the Baltimore Convention Center’s Wi-Fi provider $718,000 for allegedly blocking personal Wi-Fi hotspots at the venue for a 26-day period last year, a charge the company disputes. Virginia-based M.C. Dean Inc., an electrical design-build ...

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FCC fines Marriott for blocking hotspots

(Bloomberg) Marriott International Inc., the Bethesda-based hotel company, was fined $600,000 by the Federal Communications Commission for blocking hotel customers from connecting to the Internet on personal Wi-Fi networks in order to force them to pay for the hotel’s networks. ...

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Japanese firm fined $67.7M in shipping conspiracy

Cargo ships dock at the Port of Baltimore (File photo)

A major Japanese shipping company agreed Friday to pay the United States a $67.7 million criminal fine for conspiring to fix prices for international ocean shipments of cars, trucks and other wheeled vehicles at the Port of Baltimore and other locations, the Justice Department said.

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