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Man emerges from Michigan oil line after protest

June 25, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Officials respond to the scene where a protester is reported to be inside a pipeline at the Enbridge Inc. facility near Marshall, Mich., Monday morning, June 24, 2013. A group of protesters at the site wants Enbridge Inc. to stop construction on a new pipeline. (AP Photo/The Enquirer, Trace Christenson) NO SALES FREDONIA TOWNSHIP, Mich. [&hellip...

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Indiana grain elevator blast kills 1 worker

June 25, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

A concrete grain silo in Union Mills, Ind. after an explosion reportedly destroyed the top of the structure on Monday, June 24, 2013. (AP Photo/La Porte County Herald Argus, Matt Fritz) UNION MILLS, Ind. (AP) — An explosion Monday inside a grain elevator...

Smithfield drops Paula Deen as spokeswoman

June 25, 2013 • Business, EntertainmentComments (0)

FILE – This undated image released by Smithfield Foods shows celebrity chef Paula Deen wearing a Smithfield apron as she stands in front of various Smithfield meat products. On Monday, June 24, 2013, Smithfield Foods said it was dropping Deen as a...

Southwest planes flying after computer glitch

June 23, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Feb. 9, 2012 file photo, a Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 waits to take off at Chicago’s Midway Airport as another lands. A spokesman for Southwest Airlines says all departing flights have been grounded due to a system-wide computer problem,...

Brazil: Thousands protest anew, but crowds smaller

June 23, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

People march toward the Mineirao stadium, before the start of the Confederations Cup soccer match between Japan and Mexico, during a protest in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, Saturday, June 22, 2013. Demonstrators once again took to the streets of Brazil on...

Newly insured to deepen primary care doctor gap

June 23, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Thursday, March 28, 2013 photo, Dr. Damodar Poudel works on patient records at Family Healthcare Inc., in Chillicothe, Ohio. A shortage of primary care physicians in parts of the country is expected to worsen as millions of newly-insured Americans...

Paula Deen fans vent their outrage at Food Network

June 23, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – This 2006 file photo originally released by the Food Network shows celebrity chef Paula Dean. Paula Deen’s fans are serving up deep-fried outrage to the Food Network for its decision to dump the Southern comfort food queen after she...

Small farmers turn to creative projects to survive

June 23, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this photo taken Friday June 7, 2013 in Del Rey, Calif. shown is a multigrain waffle with sauted peaches, one of the recipes in the Masumoto family cookbook. The Masumotos, who grow peaches and nectarines on an 80-acre farm near Fresno, have published the...

Bumps in the stock market’s bull run

June 22, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Traders gather at the post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange that handles Pfizer and Zoetis, Friday, June 21, 2013. The stock market is closed out a wild week with a modest gain as the Dow Jones industrial average rose 41 points Friday, or 0.3...

Olive Garden luring diners with cheaper prices

June 22, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Wednesday, March 20, 2013 photo people leave an Olive Garden restaurant at sunset in Foxborough, Mass. Darden Restaurants Inc., which has been struggling to hold onto customers in recent years, said Friday, June 21, 2013, that deal offers like a...