Governor doubts UBS will stick to jobs agreement

|Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says he doubts financial services giant UBS will keep 2,000 jobs in Stamford over five years as part of its 2011 agreement in exchange for $20 million in state incentives.

Jackson County approves dredging deal

|Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

The Jackson County Board of Supervisors has awarded a $2.3 million contract to J.E. Borries to dredge key areas of Simmons, Stark and Davis bayous in the Ocean Springs area.

Nebraska farmers make good progress on harvest

|Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Recent mild weather has helped Nebraska farmers make good progress on harvesting their crops.

Leitchfield facility expanding, adding 65 jobs

|Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

An automotive products facility is expanding in Leitchfield, where it expects to add 65 new jobs.

USDA: Illinois corn, soybean harvests slogs along

|Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

The U.S. Department of Agriculture says corn and soybean harvests in Illinois are limping along.

Brandy distillery officially opens in Louisville

|Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

A new spirits distillery that produces craft brandy has opened in Louisville.

Networks encourage fans to watch their competitors

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Please watch another channel.

In Louisiana, both sides claim defense of Medicare

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

An old political standby — the future of Medicare — is emerging as the go-to issue in Louisiana's bitter Senate race as the candidates woo seniors who typically wield strong influence in midterm elections.

The meaning of 'organic' hazy for nonfood items

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

There's a strict set of standards for organic foods. But the rules are looser for household cleaners, textiles, cosmetics and the organic dry cleaners down the street.

Russian plane crash: snowplow driver was drunk

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

The head of French oil giant Total SA was killed at a Moscow airport when his corporate jet collided with a snowplow whose driver was drunk, Russian investigators said Tuesday.



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