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Court approves actions by Prince George’s council in Walmart zoning case

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The Court of Appeals held Tuesday that a Prince George’s County zoning authority was permitted to delegate preparation of a draft order to its staff attorney and properly exercised original jurisdiction in an exception and variance case. The decision will ...

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Walmart offers employees new perk: cheap access to college

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Walmart is offering its employees a new perk: affordable access to a college degree. America’s largest private employer, which in the past has helped its workers get their high school or equivalency degree, hopes the new benefit will help it ...

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Shopping by voice on Amazon or Google device could cost you

FILE - This file photo provided by Amazon shows models of the Amazon Echo Show. With Echo Show, Amazon has given its voice-enabled Echo speaker a touch screen and video-calling capabilities as it competes with Google's efforts at bringing "smarts" to the home. Amazon has been ramping up efforts to get more people to shop using the Alexa voice assistant on Echo speakers and other Amazon devices. (Amazon via AP, File)

NEW YORK — In the name of convenience, Amazon and Walmart are pushing people to shop by just talking to a digital assistant. Shopping by voice means giving orders to the Alexa assistant on Amazon’s Echo speaker and other devices, ...

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Black Oak celebrates Wal-Mart grand opening in Eldersburg

Black Oak Associates celebrated the grand opening of the Wal-Mart Supercenter at Eldersburg Commons on Wednesday. The supercenter’s offerings  include groceries, electronics and a pharmacy. It’s part of the $50 million redevelopment of the Carrollstown Mall. “We have anxiously awaited ...

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