Aldi will open July 26 in former Mars site in Timonium

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Discount grocer Aldi will open a store July 26 at a former Mars Super Markets site in Timonium.

The new store at Grand York Plaza on York Road is part of the fast-growing German chain’s $3.4 billion investment to expand from nearly 1,800 U.S. stores to 2,500 by the end of 2022.

Aldi is known for…

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BWI will receive $3.5 million FAA grant to expand midfield cargo apron

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The U.S. Department of Transportation secretary announced on Wednesday that Baltimore-Washington International Airport will receive a $3.5 million grant toward expanding a midfield cargo apron.

Expanding the apron — an area away from the runway where airplanes are parked — will allow the airport…

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Marriott is latest company to eliminate plastic straws

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Marriott International plans to remove plastic straws and drink stirrers from all of its 6,500 hotels and resorts worldwide by next year.

The world’s largest hotel company said Wednesday that the move will eliminate approximately 1 billion straws and 250 million stirrers by July 2019.

Bethesda,…

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Sinclair Broadcast changes plans to sell TV stations to address FCC concerns about Tribune deal

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Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. said it plans to address the “serious concerns” federal regulators have about its proposed $3.9 billion takeover of Tribune Media by withdrawing proposals to sell television stations in Chicago, Dallas and Houston to Baltimore-area business executives with ties to…

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MGM Resorts International sues more than 1,000 victims from Las Vegas mass shooting, denying any liability

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MGM Resorts International claimed in a new lawsuit that it has no liability in any of the injuries or deaths in the October mass shooting in Las Vegas.

The company, which owns Mandalay Bay and the Route 91 Harvest festival venue, argued that its security vendor took all necessary precautions, approved…

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MGM Resorts International sues more than 1,000 victims from Las Vegas mass shooting, denying any liability

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MGM Resorts International claimed in a new lawsuit that it has no liability in any of the injuries or deaths in the October mass shooting in Las Vegas.

The company, which owns Mandalay Bay and the Route 91 Harvest festival venue, argued that its security vendor took all necessary precautions, approved…

fromhttp://www.baltimoresun.com/news/ct-biz-mgm-resorts-sues-las-vegas-massacre-victims-20180717-story.html

Following legal action, FAA cuts off talks with BWI roundtable on flight noise

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The Federal Aviation Administration has cut off talks with Maryland and a community group about flight noise at BWI Marshall Airport, after Attorney General Brian Frosh filed a pair of petitions last month asking the agency to readjust flight paths to reduce the noise.

Gov. Larry Hogan directed…

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