DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Aside from increased demand for corn to make food sweeteners and a boost in soybean exports, few adjustments are found in the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s latest crop update.
NEW YORK (AP) — Walgreen says President and CEO Greg Wasson will retire after the drugstore chain completes its merger with health and beauty retailer Alliance Boots.
CHICAGO (AP) — Conservation work has started at Chicago’s Field Museum on the 2,500-year-old mummy of a 14-year-old Egyptian boy.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Four Russian nationals are accused of carrying out a scheme to use electronic devices to cheat slot machines at at least 10 casinos in three states.
BONNERS FERRY, Idaho (AP) — A rock slide has closed a main BNSF Railway connection between Washington state and Idaho.
HOUSTON (AP) — Two Houston-area investigators are accused of stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars in rare comic books while working an embezzlement case.
CHICAGO (AP) — About 200 protesters are gathered outside the Chicago Police Department’s headquarters ahead of an announcement in the Ferguson, Missouri, police shooting case.