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Kennedy, T. Rowe’s CEO, to step down at year’s end (access required)

James A.C. Kennedy, CEO and president and chair of the management committee at T. Rowe Price, has decided to step down from those roles effective Dec. 31, 2015, the company announced Wednesday. He will retire from the Baltimore-based asset manager at the company’s Annual Meeting on April 27, 2016, after 38 years with the firm, the last nine as CEO and president. William J. Stromberg, a 28-year veteran of the company who is currently head of Global Equity and Global Equity Research and a member of the firm’s management committee, will succeed Kennedy. Stromber will become president and CEO and chair of the Management Committee, effective Jan. 1, 2016. He will also join the Board of Directors.

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For DNR Police, shaky eyes are the best indicators (access required)

When Department of Natural Resources Police Cpl. Robert Martin or Officer Steven Hunter pulls someone over, he pays attention to whether he can smell alcohol, if the boater’s speech is slurred and if the boater has color in his face. The officers also keep an eye out for unusual behavior.

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Luxury cars do poorly in new crash tests

DETROIT — Most midsize luxury cars — including the Mercedes-Benz C-Class — performed poorly in a new frontal crash test developed by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The new test is designed to replicate what happens when a car ...

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CDC trying out free rapid AIDS test at Riverdale pharmacy, other drugstores

ATLANTA — Getting an AIDS test at the drugstore could become as common as a flu shot or blood pressure check, if a new pilot program takes off. The $1.2 million program will offer the free rapid HIV tests at ...

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Constellation power plants to test sorghum as fuel

Constellation Energy says it plans to test sorghum as a fuel for two California power plants. The Baltimore-based company announced Wednesday that is has signed an agreement with Chromatin Inc., which is growing three fields of sorghum. If successful, Constellation ...

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