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California draws farmers' ire in attempt to restrict common pesticide used on grapes, almonds

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 6:30pm
California regulators say they're taking steps to restrict the use of an insecticide widely sprayed on the state's biggest crops, including grapes and almonds.
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As last track prepares to close, thoroughbred racing faces its worst-ever odds in New England

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 6:30pm
New England's storied thoroughbred racing industry looks like it's trotting to a close.
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Trailer dripping rancid chicken juice after driver abandons load at Montana truck stop

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 6:24pm
Law enforcement officers are searching for a former employee of an Idaho trucking company suspected of abandoning a trailer full of frozen chicken at a western Montana truck stop and taking the company's Volvo tractor.
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Christie pension and health benefit commission's report warns of massive budget shortfalls

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 6:12pm
A commission convened by Gov. Chris Christie to look into the health benefits and pension liabilities for public employees reported Thursday that the costs threaten to put a $90 billion drain on New Jersey's future state budgets.
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Detroit City Council vote gives elected officials more control, keeps emergency manager

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 6:10pm
The Detroit City Council on Thursday unanimously approved a plan to transfer daily operations to elected officials while retaining the state-appointed emergency manager to oversee bankruptcy matters until they are resolved.
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Newport rejects pact with casino developers proposing $1 million payment, hiring preferences

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 6:04pm
The Newport City Council has rejected an agreement with developers of a proposed full-fledged casino at Newport Grand that would have provided an additional $1 million payment to the city.
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Ga. Ports chief: Record growth shows Savannah port capable of surpassing NY in container trade

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 6:04pm
Coming off a year of record-smashing growth, Georgia's top ports executive said Thursday he's convinced the Port of Savannah can someday overtake New York as the busiest seaport for containerized cargo on the East Coast.
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Top 10 Nasdaq-traded stocks posting largest volume increases

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 6:02pm
A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on Nasdaq at the close of trading: Alco Stores Inc. : Approximately 336,900 shares changed hands, a 744.4 percent increase over its 65-day average volume.
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Top 10 New York Stock Exchange-traded stocks posting largest volume increases

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 6:02pm
A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading: Cleco Corp. : Approximately 3,409,900 shares changed hands, a 691.0 percent increase over its 65-day average volume.
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Top 10 New York Stock Exchange-traded stocks posting largest volume decreases

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 6:02pm
A look at the 10 biggest volume decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading: Bio-Rad Labs B : Approximately shares changed hands, a 94.4 decrease from its 65-day average volume.
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Top 10 New York Stock Exchange-traded stocks posting largest percentage decreases

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 6:02pm
A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading: Omnova Solutions Inc. fell 18.5 percent to $5.71.
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Top 10 Nasdaq-traded stocks posting largest volume decreases

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 6:02pm
A look at the 10 biggest volume decliners on Nasdaq at the close of trading: Canterbury Park : Approximately shares changed hands, a 99.6 decrease from its 65-day average volume.
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Top 10 Nasdaq-traded stocks posting largest percentage decreases

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 6:02pm
A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on Nasdaq at the close of trading: Pacira Pharmaceuticals Inc. fell 11.0 percent to $94.62.
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Top 10 New York Stock Exchange-traded stocks posting largest percentage increases

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 6:02pm
A look at the 10 biggest percentage gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading: Imprivata Inc. rose 12.4 percent to $14.94.
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Top 10 Nasdaq-traded stocks posting largest percentage increases

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 6:02pm
A look at the 10 biggest percentage gainers on Nasdaq at the close of trading: LipoScience Inc. rose 62.7 percent to $5.19.
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Ford to Add 1,200 Workers at Missouri Plant

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 5:39pm
Ford said Thursday that it's adding 1,200 workers and another shift to a Missouri plant that makes its new Transit van.
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Navajo to get $554 million in settlement with US over mismanagement; largest deal of its kind

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 5:36pm
The Navajo Nation is poised to receive $554 million from the federal government over mismanagement of tribal resources in the largest settlement of its kind for an American Indian tribe.
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Micron Technology Posts 4Q Revenue Beat

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 5:13pm
Memory chipmaker Micron Technology posted fiscal fourth-quarter revenue above analysts' expectations as signs of stabilization in the personal computer industry supported demand for DRAM chips.
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Symantec names interim CEO Michael A. Brown to permanent post

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 5:13pm
Security software maker Symantec Corp. said Thursday that it has named interim CEO Michael A.
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Texas Entrepreneur Wyly Sentenced to Sanctions

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 5:10pm
A Manhattan federal judge ordered Texas entrepreneur Sam Wyly and the estate of his deceased brother, Charles Wyly, to pay $187.7 million in sanctions on Thursday.
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