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  • Under Armour shares fall as sales growth slows Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 11:07 AM ET
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    Sports apparel maker Under Armour reported slowing quarterly growth in its apparel business, sending its shares down about 6 percent in early trading.

  • Oct 23- Sports apparel manufacturer and retailer Under Armour Inc reported slowing quarterly growth in its apparel business, sending its shares down about 6 percent in early trading. Under Armour also raised its full-year 2014 sales forecast for the third time. Under Armour said net income rose to $89.1 million, or 41 cents per share, in the third quarter ended...

  • T. Rowe misses 3Q profit forecasts Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 7:42 AM ET

    BALTIMORE _ T. Rowe Price Group Inc. on Thursday reported third-quarter earnings of $299.8 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.16 per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • Under Armour tops Street 3Q forecasts Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 7:10 AM ET

    BALTIMORE _ Under Armour Inc. on Thursday reported earnings of $89.1 million in its third quarter. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 40 cents per share. Under Armour expects full-year revenue of $3.03 billion.

  • Colfax misses Street 3Q forecasts Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 6:30 AM ET

    ANNAPOLIS JUNCTION, Md. _ Colfax Corp. on Thursday reported third-quarter net income of $73.4 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 61 cents per share. Analysts expected $1.19 billion, according to Zacks.

  • LaSalle Hotel Properties reports 3Q results Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 5:21 PM ET

    BETHESDA, Md. _ LaSalle Hotel Properties on Wednesday reported a key measure of profitability in its third quarter. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for funds from operations of 79 cents per share. LaSalle Hotel Properties expects full-year funds from operations in the range of $2.56 to $2.60 per share.

  • A Republican Senate means changing the chairmen Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 1:58 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— If Republicans win the Senate, the Pentagon should brace for constant grilling from Sen. The size of a Republican majority would determine committee ratios and budgets; more seats in the Senate translate into a greater advantage on the panels. "If we lose the Senate, for one thing, the way this Senate's been operating, they could end up blocking all my...

  • Final report: Driver distracted in Md. derailment Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    ROSEDALE, Md.— A dump truck driver who caused a 15- car derailment and chemical explosion was on the phone and distracted when he failed to yield at a private railroad crossing, according to a final report issued by a federal investigative board Wednesday. The National Transportation Safety Board released the findings of its investigation into the May 28, 2013,...

  • W.R. Grace beats Street 3Q forecasts Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 6:16 AM ET

    COLUMBIA, Md. _ W.R. Grace& Co. on Wednesday reported net income of $74.5 million in its third quarter. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 97 cents per share. Analysts expected $841.8 million, according to Zacks.

  • A newsman's life: Pentagon Papers to Watergate Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 8:40 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— Ben Bradlee, the former Washington Post editor who died Tuesday at age 93, took a sleepy hometown newspaper and transformed it into a great one. Bradlee ended up getting a job at the Post in part because it was raining in Baltimore. Bradlee had been headed for a job interview in Baltimore in 1948 when a heavy rain prompted him to skip that appointment and...

  • Former Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee dies Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 8:08 PM ET

    Bradlee died at home Tuesday of natural causes, the Post reported. Yet the Post's Pulitzer-winning coverage of the Watergate scandal is an inextricable part of Bradlee's legacy, and one measure of his success in transforming the Post from a sleepy hometown paper into a great national one. When Bradlee retired from the Post newsroom in 1991, then-publisher...

  • DETROIT, Oct 21- Michigan Governor Rick Snyder signed a bill on Tuesday that will keep electric carmaker Tesla Motors Inc from selling its cars directly to consumers in the state, home to the biggest U.S. automakers. Michigan becomes the fifth U.S. state to keep Tesla from easily selling cars directly to consumers, joining Texas, New Jersey, Arizona and Maryland,...

  • Lockheed tops 3Q net income expectations Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 7:33 AM ET

    BETHESDA, Md. _ Lockheed Martin Corp. on Tuesday reported net income of $888 million in its third quarter. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $2.72 per share. Analysts expected $11.24 billion, according to Zacks.

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 16- Oil and gas interests are pouring money into a tight U.S. Senate race in Louisiana, giving twice as much to the Senate campaign of incumbent Democrat Mary Landrieu than her Republican challenger even though the industry backs the Republican push to regain control of the Senate. Landrieu, chairwoman of the Senate Energy Committee, is...

  • Regulators close small Maryland bank Friday, 17 Oct 2014 | 8:04 PM ET

    The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. said Friday that it has taken over NBRS Financial Bank of Rising Sun, Maryland. Howard Bank of Ellicott City, Maryland, has agreed to pay the FDIC a premium of 1.19 percent to assume all of the failed bank's deposits. Depositors of NBRS Financial will automatically become depositors of Howard Bank, the FDIC said.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 15- U.S. Treasuries jumped on Wednesday, with 30- year bond prices touching a near two-year high as disappointing U.S. economic data stung Wall Street and aggravated widening worries about a global slowdown. Treasuries were boosted by growing signs that Europe's economies were sputtering and of disinflation in China, trends that may dull...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 14- Many thousands of Americans who lost their homes in the housing bust, but have since begun to rebuild their finances, are suddenly facing a new foreclosure nightmare: debt collectors are chasing them down for the money they still owe by freezing their bank accounts, garnishing their wages and seizing their assets. The two big...

  • List of new cities for Dallas flights Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 3:17 PM ET

    Southwest Airlines and Virgin America began long-haul flying from Dallas Love Field on Monday, as soon as a federal law restricting such flights expired. —Southwest: Baltimore, Chicago, Denver, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Orlando and Washington. Starting Nov. 2, Southwest will add Atlanta; Fort Lauderdale and Tampa, Florida; Orange County and San Diego, California;...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 12- The missteps in Dallas's handling of the first Ebola case diagnosed in the United States have revealed an uncomfortable reality: state and city plans for handling the deadly virus are based on generic recommendations for everything from measles to floods, to hurricanes and dirty bombs. Reuters checks with health departments in six states and...

  • Southwest poised will increase flights in Dallas Sunday, 12 Oct 2014 | 1:13 PM ET

    Some facts and figures about Southwest Airlines' expansion at Dallas Love Field:. —New destinations: Baltimore, Chicago, Denver, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Orlando and Washington starting Monday; Atlanta; Fort Lauderdale and Tampa, Florida; Orange County and San Diego, California; Nashville; New York; and Phoenix, starting Nov. 2. —Southwest expects to operate about 160...