WASHINGTON — JPMorgan Chase & Co. has agreed to pay a $100 million penalty and admitted that its traders acted “recklessly” during a series of London trades that ultimately cost the bank $6 billion. The settlement announced Wednesday by the ...Read More »
The Supreme Court’s decision to uphold President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul, including the individual insurance requirement at the heart of the law, may have mixed results, with some people opting for the tax penalty rather than the insurance, a ...Read More »
WASHINGTON — Sharp questioning by the Supreme Court’s conservative justices cast serious doubt Tuesday on the survival of the individual insurance requirement at the heart of President Barack Obama’s historic health care overhaul. Arguments at the high court focused on ...
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SPARROWS POINT — The federal Environmental Protection Agency says a Pennsylvania firm has agreed to pay a $62,130 penalty to settle allegations it did not report ammonia releases as required by law. The EPA announced Monday that Allentown, Pa.-based Air ...Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — Animal rights supporters — including Anne Arundel County’s chief executive — want tougher penalties for people who shoot or burn animals in Maryland. House lawmakers listened Thursday as supporters made their case for the bill which would up ...Read More »