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Another apartment getting ready to launch at Locust Point

At the city’s emerging new hotspot, Locust Point, the new apartments and retail at McHenry Row are filling with tenants and retailers. Spies there say about six of the 250 apartments in the development are being rented each week, with ...

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Post office near default? Losses mount to $5.1B

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service said Tuesday it has lost $5.1 billion in the past year, pushing it closer to imminent default on a multibillion-dollar payment and to future bankruptcy as the weak economy and increased Internet use drive ...

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UPS to hire about 50,000 workers for holiday season

ATLANTA — UPS says it will hire about 50,000 temporary workers to handle the crush of holiday shipments this year. United Parcel Service said Tuesday that it expects to deliver 430 million packages between Thanksgiving and Christmas. The busiest should ...

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UPS says 2011 rates will rise 4.9 percent

ATLANTA — United Parcel Service Inc. says rates for next year are going up 4.9 percent for ground and air-express shipments. UPS, the world’s largest package-delivery company, said Monday that the new rates will take effect Jan. 3. Imports of ...

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