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  • U.S accepts Colombia's decision to suspend use of weed killer

    U.S accepts Colombia's decision to suspend use of weed killer
    The U.S. ambassador to Colombia said Monday he accepted the country’s decision to suspend a longstanding program of aerial spraying of weed killer on coca crops but that other tools will be used to try to contain farming of coca, the base material of cocaine.
  • Buying the perfect sheets for your bed

    Buying the perfect sheets for your bed
    Who knew so many people were losing sleep over their sheets? I didn't. Not until my column about creating a heavenly haven appeared two weeks ago, which tripped a feather-storm of emails from readers talking – and asking me -- about that most...

    Fracking operators ran up 2.5 violations a day, study shows

    WASHINGTON — Oil and gas drillers ran afoul of regulators on average 2.5 times a day in three energy-intensive states for mistakes such as wastewater spills, well leaks or pipeline ruptures during the boom in hydraulic fracturing. Online records in...

    Chemical producer Stepan reports lower profits in 2014

    Stepan, the Northfield-based producer of specialty chemicals used in consumer and manufacturing products, reported fourth-quarter and year-end results Wednesday morning. The company's profit tumbled much lower than Wall Street predicted. Stepan also...

    M Chemical in L.A. sends shipments to Houston to avoid ports slowdown

    M Chemical in L.A. sends shipments to Houston to avoid ports slowdown
    M Chemical Co. in Los Angeles has hustled to find an alternative to the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach after a labor dispute drastically stretched delivery times. The Los Angeles company, which makes chemicals for the oil and polymer industries,...