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  • Spain Announces 15% Tax Break for International Shoots

    MADRID - Spain's government has announced its intention to extend a 15% rebate on Spanish expenditure to international shoots lensing in the country. That's the good news. But, outlining new tax provisions, Spain's ruling Popular Party has made very...
  • Should net neutrality rules stop T-Mobile's music streaming offer?

    Should net neutrality rules stop T-Mobile's music streaming offer?
    When T-Mobile announced the other day that it would exempt streaming music services from its wireless data caps, I thought it was the best reason yet for Washington to stop the company from being swallowed up by Sprint. But some consumer advocates thought...
  • Egg labels may confuse consumers

    Egg labels may confuse consumers
    "Pasture-raised eggs": Do you look for that description when shopping? You're not alone. Fewer than 1 in 4 respondents looked for the phrase "pasture-raised" according to a poll of 670 Americans conducted in May for Vital Farms (vitalfarms.com), an...
  • Howard County health digest

    Look good, feel better This free program teaches beauty techniques to women with cancer to help them combat appearance-related side effects of treatment. Participants receive cosmetics donated by major manufacturers as well as instruction and suggestions...
  • Fire on Navajo grazing grounds in New Mexico continues to grow

    Fire on Navajo grazing grounds in New Mexico continues to grow
    The Assayii Lake fire continued to grow on traditional Navajo grazing land in New Mexico as firefighters braced for another day of gusting winds that are expected to hinder efforts to contain the blaze. In a posting on Facebook, firefighters said the...
  • Food production shouldn't be a mystery: Reading behind food eco-labels

    What's in my food? How is it made? These are questions consumers are increasingly concerned about when it comes to purchasing food, according to the Natural Products Industry Forecast 2014, released by New Hope Natural Media and the marketing research...
  • Kane County OKs zoning to allow for medical marijuana

    Kane County OKs zoning to allow for medical marijuana
    The Kane County Board on Tuesday approved several changes to its zoning ordinance to allow medical cannabis facilities to locate in certain farming, industrial and business districts in unincorporated areas of the county. The amendments allow "interim...
  • Evanston tech company gets $8 million in funding

    Evanston tech company gets $8 million in funding
    Evanston-based technology provider SIM Partners said it has raised $8 million in funding from River Cities Capital Funds and Jump Capital. River Cities, based in Cincinnati, invests in health care and information technology companies. Jump, based in...
  • Naperville museum to add farm history center

     Naperville museum to add farm history center
    Those who have been around Naperville long enough may still remember the days farm animals seemed to outnumber residents. Newcomers and younger generations eventually will get a glimpse of what those farming days were like as Naper Settlement moves...
  • Next governor must tackle agricultural pollution [Commentary]

    Next governor must tackle agricultural pollution [Commentary]
    It's not easy telling the next governor of Maryland that he or she needs to start thinking right now about manure, but the winner of this fall's election won't have any time to waste. Toxic algal blooms and intersex fish are two examples of the threat...
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