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No plan in place at Maryland horse tracks

Maryland’s thoroughbred industry is once again racing through December without a plan to keep two struggling racetracks afloat in the new year. The Maryland Jockey Club and thoroughbred owners and breeders missed a Dec. 1 deadline to propose a long-term, ...

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Flag football tourney organizer hopes to attract 1,500 to Pimlico

With a flag football festival scheduled for Saturday in Baltimore, organizers of amateur and semi-professional sporting events touted their entertainment value and economic impact, including the benefit to businesses looking to target spectators and participants. The Baltimore Flag Football Festival, ...

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Cable division lifts Comcast to 5% increase in 3Q profit

Comcast Corp., the nation’s biggest cable television company and Internet service provider, continues to be “The Big Engine That Could,” with growth outstripping that of other cable companies. On Wednesday, the Philadelphia-based company said its profit rose 5 percent in ...

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Legg Mason’s second quarter profit down 25 percent

Asset manager Legg Mason Inc. on Thursday said its fiscal second-quarter profit plunged 25 percent as its customers pulled money out of the markets, which experienced the worst quarter since the economic crisis, and its investments lost value. The results, ...

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