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FDA chemist pleads guilty to insider trading

WASHINGTON — A chemist with the Food and Drug Administration pleaded guilty Tuesday to using a confidential drug database to earn nearly $3.8 million by trading the stock of companies with new drug applications. Cheng Yi Liang, a chemist who ...

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Sentencing date set for Leslie Johnson

GREENBELT — A new sentencing date has been set for former Prince George’s County Councilwoman Leslie Johnson. Johnson pleaded guilty in June to destroying evidence in a federal corruption probe that also ensnared her husband, former County Executive Jack Johnson. ...

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National Archives employee accused of stealing

WASHINGTON — A former employee of the agency that safeguards the nation’s records including the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution has been charged with stealing from the agency over a 10-year period. Leslie Charles Waffen, who worked at the ...

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Rockville biotech company awarded $22.8M

A Rockville pharmaceutical biotechnology company has been awarded a $22.8 million default judgment against a Swiss consulting firm it hired to help it raise cash in foreign markets for its cancer-fighting therapy. CytImmune Sciences Inc. filed the lawsuit on Jan. ...

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Honeywell gets $450 million NASA contract

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration said it selected Honeywell Technology Solutions Inc. of Columbia to provide ground systems and mission operations support. The total maximum ordering value of the 5-year, cost-plus-award fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract is $450 million. The work ...

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