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Pesticide drift from conventional farms is a persistent problem for organic and small farms

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 10:28am
Organic and specialty crop growers are trying to make a living off the rising consumer interest in locally grown and organic foods.
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Organic dairy farmers: Getting a fair milk price is top challenge

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 10:08am
A University of New Hampshire survey of organic dairy farmers shows that while the consumer will pay a higher price for their milk, the farmers aren't getting back much of a profit.
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ECB's moves unlikely to offer struggling Europeans much relief from low pay, high unemployment

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 9:02am
For the struggling Spanish shopkeeper or the Portuguese restaurant owner, the European Central Bank's latest economic stimulus plans won't likely provide much relief anytime soon.
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A look at the legal doctrine of disparate impact

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 8:50am
The Supreme Court could decide this month to take up another housing discrimination case that challenges a legal doctrine known as disparate impact.
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Housing bias dispute could return to Supreme Court; Texas officials are accused of racial bias

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 8:42am
It's not easy to prevent the Supreme Court from deciding an issue once it's agreed to hear a case.
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5 takeaways from New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's trip to Mexico

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 5:07am
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's trade mission to Mexico this week was officially billed as an opportunity to foster new business relationships between the United States' southern neighbor and his state.
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Half of NFL teams move to variable pricing, charging more for desirable games, less for others

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 4:23am
Many NFL teams are following the leads of other sports — dropping prices for less desirable games while jacking up costs for the biggest matchups.
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Monique Lhuillier was inspired by the sunrise in delicate beading, pastels for evening gowns

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 9:38pm
Delicate beading on evening dresses in muted pastels were juxtaposed with a lot of shimmer and full puffy quilted skirting Friday on the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week runway of Monique Lhuillier.
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Coming Up: U.S. Jobs Report For August

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 8:00pm
The U.S. likely added 228,000 nonfarm jobs in August and the unemployment is expected to drop to 6.1% from 6.2%, according to economists polled by MarketWatch.
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As Congress considers stopgap spending bill, White House seeks $30M for CDC's Ebola efforts

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 7:40pm
The White House on Friday sent Congress a request for $30 million to pay for the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's efforts to help contain the Ebola outbreak in western Africa.
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Brand Boost: Uniqlo's gamble on Djokovic, Nishikori pays off big-time at US Open

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 6:50pm
Even before Novak Djokovic and Kei Nishikori hit a shot in their U.S. Open semifinal Saturday, there will already be one clear winner — Uniqlo.
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A look at the Hawaii volcano spewing lava toward some rural homes

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 6:32pm
Lava from one of the world's most active volcanos is creeping slowly but steadily through cracks in the earth toward a rural subdivision on Hawaii's Big Island.
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Claman on Call: Alibaba Sets IPO Price Target

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 6:16pm
Welcome to Claman on Call, the markets may be closed but FOX Business is always on call.
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As Alibaba files for potential record-breaking IPO, a look at the biggest offerings

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 5:55pm
Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group is seeking to raise up to $24.3 billion in a initial public offering on the New York Stock Exchange, which would value the company at $163 billion.
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How the Dow Jones industrial average and other major indexes fared Friday

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 5:48pm
A surge in dividend-rich utility stocks helped push the Standard & Poor's 500 index to a record Friday.
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Dispute clouds proposal to award California nearly $1 billion from record utility fine

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 5:27pm
The biggest beneficiary of the record $1.4 billion fine levied against Pacific Gas & Electric Co. for a gas line explosion that killed eight people and destroyed dozens of homes in suburban San Francisco is the state of California, which stands to gain $950 million to spend any way it wants.
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Hutchinson, Cotton supporting ballot effort to increase Arkansas minimum wage

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 5:23pm
Two Republicans in races at the top of this fall's Arkansas ballot said Friday they would support an initiative to raise the state's minimum wage, throwing support behind a proposal that Democrats see as a way to attract their backers to the polls.
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Recalls this week include children's sunglasses, bicycles, humidifiers, televisions, shoes

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 4:59pm
More than 200,000 children's sunglasses are being recalled because they contain excessive levels of lead paint.
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Supervisor of Shipbuilding in Bath, Maine, gets a new commanding officer

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 4:47pm
The Navy Supervisor of Shipbuilding in Bath, Maine, has a new commanding officer.
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Futures of former Atlantic City casinos being determined by current events; Betfair gets OK

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 4:35pm
A series of rapid-fire developments that could go a long way toward determining the futures of two former Atlantic City casinos unfolded Friday.
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