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Top 5: ‘It looks a little older… but then again, so do we’

Baltimore’s famed Hollywood Diner will be staying in business after all — despite rumors it might be closing — and a state delegate from Garrett County is going to receive more than $400,000 from Maryland to preserve his farm. 1. ...

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EEOC loses race, gender bias lawsuit

A Laurel-based maintenance supply company emerged victorious last week after a lengthy court battle with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Central Wholesalers Inc. had been fighting charges of racial and sexual discrimination since the EEOC first filed its lawsuit ...

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Supreme Court limits Wal-Mart sex bias case

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court blocked the largest sex-discrimination lawsuit in U.S. history on Monday, siding with Wal-Mart and against up to 1.6 million female workers in a decision that makes it harder to mount large-scale bias claims against the ...

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Court to look at huge sex bias suit vs. Wal-Mart

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court will consider whether to keep alive the largest job discrimination case in U.S. history, a lawsuit against Wal-Mart that grew from a half-dozen women to a class action that could involve billions of dollars for ...

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