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Arthur & Viv: The Start of Something New

This is the second installment in the “Arthur & Viv” series, a historical account of life in Baltimore from the 1940s – 1960s that is (like most things on the LR Blog) loosely based on a true story.   867 more words

Uber bleeds more than $1 billion in six months

Uber may be the most valuable privately held company in the world, but that doesn’t mean it’s making money.

The company lost at least $1.27 billion in the first half of this year, according to Bloomberg News. 23 more words

Phase one of Under Armour corporate campus could break ground in early 2017

The first phase of construction at Under Armour’s new corporate digs — a 500,000-square-foot slice of the sportswear maker’s planned 3.9-million-square foot-campus — could break ground in Port Covington early next year, officials said Thursday. 55 more words

Turf Valley Resort helps Ellicott City businesses

It has been a rough almost two months for many businesses in downtown Ellicott City, but now there’s a lifeline of sorts from Turf Valley Resort. 13 more words

Heroin seizure a 'substantial' dent in epidemic

Ensconced in the axle of a painted-over tractor trailer, the more than 65 pounds of heroin were smuggled across the Mexican border with Texas and transported across the country to a house nestled in the woods 30 miles north of New York City. 13 more words

Volkswagen to compensate US dealers over emissions scandal

The cost of Volkswagen’s emissions scandal keeps climbing. The company has now agreed on compensation for the dealerships that had diesel VW cars on their lots that turned out to be rigged to cheat on emissions tests. 13 more words