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Purina taking some jerky dog treats off market

NEW YORK (AP) — Nestle Purina PetCare is taking Waggin’ Train and Canyon Creek Ranch brand dog treats off the market because the products may contain trace amounts of a poultry antibiotic that isn’t approved in the U.S.

01/09/2013

UBS slashes business in turnaround bid

GENEVA (AP) – Scarred by scandals and losses, Swiss bank UBS unveiled Tuesday a plan to overhaul its global operations that will see it cut thousands of jobs as it drops risky trading activities and […]

10/30/2012

Hundred-year-old cyclist rides 100 km

LYON, France (AP) – French cyclist Robert Marchand has ridden 100 kilometers (62 miles) in 4 hours, 17 minutes and 27 seconds. Doesn’t sound fast? Consider this: Marchand is 100 years old. Setting off on […]

09/28/2012

US men, defending champs, lose in beach volleyball

(AP) – Defending beach volleyball gold medalists Todd Rogers and Phil Dalhausser of the United States were knocked out of the Olympics on Friday by Italy. The Americans were among the favorites to win another […]

08/03/2012

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