Vegetable prices, especially for lettuce and other leafy greens, are jumping, thanks to poor weather in the East.
July new-vehicle purchases were the strongest since before the recession. Analysts believe growing consumer confidence has been key.
As federal budget cuts take hold, the Air Force reduces its 7-person detail to as little as 2 personnel at some retired veterans' services.
The US fruit industry is busy developing tasty cross-breeds to appeal to the American sweet tooth.
Tens of thousands of shellfish have been stolen from their underwater beds in recent months as consumption of the tasty bivalves picks up.
A group in the city wants to establish a drinking establishment that gives its proceeds to charity.
The company is celebrating, but analysts worry about its ability to diversify as the DVD market shrinks.
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