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Report: Good news for Baltimore industrial market (access required)

Job numbers from the Baltimore region in October are providing reason to be optimistic about commercial real estate in the area. According to a report from JLL, after nearly a year-and-a-half of muted job growth in the trade, transportation and ...

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U.S. retail sales rise solid 0.4 percent in October

WASHINGTON — An increase in shopping last month during the partial government shutdown suggests that the U.S. economy may be more resilient than some have thought. Retail sales increased 0.4 percent in October, the Commerce Department said Wednesday, after being ...

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Human Genome Sciences to cut 114 jobs in October

ROCKVILLE — Rockville-based Human Genome Sciences says it will be cutting 114 jobs. The company told state regulators that it was undergoing an internal restructuring that will lead to the cuts at the end of October. British drug maker GlaxoSmithKline ...

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Consumer spending climbs slightly in October

WASHINGTON — Consumers barely increased their spending in October but their incomes rose by the most in seven months. The rise in take-home pay could boost spending during the upcoming holiday shopping season. The Commerce Department said Wednesday that spending ...

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