| Mar 5, 2012
| 4:52 AM
West Liberty, Kentucky -- With dozens dead and scores of buildings reduced to rubble, residents of the Midwest and South on Sunday were assessing the damage that a series of vicious twisters left behind last week.
By the time the powerful storm system...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 9:50 AM
(Reuters) - Hershey Co made nutritional claims for its chocolate syrups that do not meet regulatory guidelines, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said.
In a warning letter to the company dated February 14, made public on Tuesday, the FDA said the...
| May 8, 2012
| 2:18 PM
(Reuters) - Neither premium chicken sandwiches nor Angus burgers could tempt U.S. consumers to spend more on higher-priced items at McDonald's, as a tepid U.S. economic recovery kept restaurant spending in check.
The world's biggest hamburger chain on...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 8:56 PM
NORTHEAST GLENDALE — The third meeting was closer, but ended with the same result, a Vaquero Dodger victory.
For the third time this season, the Dodgers, representing the Vaquero Little League, defeated the Jewel City/Jewish War Veterans Elks,...
| Nov 29, 2011
(Reuters) - American Airlines and its parent company AMR Corp filed for bankruptcy on Tuesday to cut costs and combat soaring fuel prices and dampened travel demand.
American Airlines was once the largest U.S. carrier, but is now third behind United...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 12:12 PM
(Reuters) - U.S. health regulators on Tuesday said they approved OraSure Technologies Inc's in-home test for HIV, making it the first over-the-counter, self-administered test for the virus that causes AIDS.
The Food and Drug Administration gave its green...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 7:22 AM
Some 18,000 Connecticut Light and Power customers were still without power midday Tuesday, most in the Simsbury area.
About one-third of Simsbury was without electricity, as was a quarter of Avon and Farmington, and many in Granby, Canton,...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 11:57 AM
(Reuters) - Starbucks Corp raised prices by an average of about 1 percent in the Northeast and Sunbelt regions on Tuesday, a move affecting cities such as New York, Boston, Washington, Atlanta, Dallas and Albuquerque.
Shares of Starbucks, which boosted...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 5:25 AM
Eighteen months. That's the amount of time it can take between the moment a leaf of premium Connecticut shade-grown tobacco is picked and the day the farmer who grew it gets paid.
In between, that leaf is handled with delicate care: hung to be cured...