Gas prices are falling just in time for Memorial Day weekend. AAA Mid-Atlantic said Friday that the price drop and a summer-like forecast after a long winter and rainy spring are motivating people to travel. AAA Mid-Atlantic says about 719,400 ...Read More »
ORLANDO, Fla. — The U.S. housing market could gradually begin to emerge from its doldrums this year, industry experts said Wednesday. But their forecast depends on a steady ramp-up in hiring and for the jobless rate to get no worse ...Read More »
LOS ANGELES — Lassie could always sense when Timmy was in trouble. Black Beauty knew the bridge was out. Now two-thirds of American pet owners say they can relate — their pets have a sixth sense about bad weather. Forty-three ...Read More »
While 2011 is barely underway, there remains cautious optimism that this year will see less unemployment, more freedom in the credit markets and greater spending by consumers in Maryland and the country as a whole. For its annual First Friday ...
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For most people, the weather forecast lets them know whether to wear a sweater or pack an umbrella, but that information can be just as important to major retailers trying to gauge spending habits and planning for what to buy. ...Read More »
BALTIMORE — Predictions of a good Chesapeake Bay crab harvest are coming true, with some watermen saying they are unable to sell all of the crabs they are catching and prices are dropping. Watermen who go out without a dedicated ...Read More »