Beverage manufacturing

January 09, 2018 - 6:18 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The country's largest electricity company will pay an $84,000 penalty and work to stop potentially toxic waste from three North Carolina coal-burning power plants from leaking into groundwater and nearby rivers under a deal with state regulators announced Tuesday. The deal,...
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Scott Pruett, right, leaves a news conference at Daytona International Speedway, with his wife Judy, after he announced his retirement from auto racing, Friday, Jan. 5, 2018, in Daytona Beach, Fla. Pruett announced that his last race will be the Rolex 24 later this month. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
January 05, 2018 - 3:47 pm
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Scott Pruett, one of the most prolific American sports car racers in history, will end his 50-year driving career following the Rolex 24 at Daytona this month. He has a record 60 wins in American sports car competition. His five Rolex 24 wins are tied for most with Hurley...
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FILE - This Dec. 21, 2016, file photo shows the New York Stock Exchange. US stocks rise for the fourth day in a row as the government’s December 2017 jobs report shows strong hiring in manufacturing and construction and an increase in factory orders. Transportation and technology companies are rising. Overall, employers didn’t add as many jobs as experts expected. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
January 05, 2018 - 2:32 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Technology companies are climbing as U.S. stocks rise for the fourth day in a row to start 2018, their longest new-year winning streak in eight years. The Labor Department said employers added 148,000 jobs in December, a solid gain but a bit less than experts expected. Health care...
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In this Friday, Dec. 22, 2017, photo, Alex Howe, right, and Chip Forsythe, co-founders of Rebel Coast, pause for photos with their cannabis-infused wine in Los Angeles. As the world's largest legal recreational marijuana market takes off in California, the trendsetting state is set to ignite the cannabis-culinary scene. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
December 26, 2017 - 3:20 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The sauvignon blanc boasts brassy, citrus notes, but with one whiff, it's apparent this is no normal Sonoma County wine. It's infused with THC, the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana that provides the high. Move over, pot brownies. The world's largest legal recreational marijuana...
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December 22, 2017 - 7:07 am
KETTERING, Ohio (AP) — Saying their son's teachers deserve more than a coffee mug for Christmas, an Ohio couple decided to give them bottles of wine with the child's picture on the label. Beavercreek resident Mary Sommers tells the Dayton Daily News she doubted the teachers needed any more mugs,...
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December 22, 2017 - 3:00 am
What's in a name? These days, if it's anything close to "bitcoin," it's Wall Street gold. The latest example of a company trying to tie its fortunes to the cryptocurrency craze came Thursday in form of an iced tea maker. Long Island Iced Tea Corp. until this week was known for its ready-to-drink...
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December 21, 2017 - 9:30 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on California regulators ruling on Nestle water claims (all times local): 6:25 p.m. Nestle, which sells Arrowhead bottled water, says it will comply fully with California law after regulators said it lacks valid permits to take millions of gallons of water from...
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December 21, 2017 - 7:59 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nestle, which makes Arrowhead bottled water, may have to stop taking millions of gallons of water from Southern California's San Bernardino National Forest because state regulators say it lacks valid permits. The State Water Resources Control Board notified the company on...
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Vineyards are pictured in Villevenard, in the Champagne region, eastern France, Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017. Frederic Berthelot's century-old business decided to start exporting to Britain for the first time just as the country voted to leave the EU. The pound immediately plunged, making imported wine more expensive in Britain. Eighteen months later, Berthelot and his British trading partner are still waiting to find out what rules will govern future trade. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
December 15, 2017 - 6:27 am
VILLEVENARD, France (AP) — Frederic Berthelot has eight hectares (20 acres) of vines on the slopes above this tiny village in France's Champagne region, his vineyard distinguishable from others in the area by the tiny rose bushes planted at the base of each vine. The roses are a bellwether for...
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This Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017 photo shows energy efficient motion activated LED lights, along with window light, that illuminate the Smuttynose Brewery in Hampton, N.H. The brewhouse is taking advantage of special programs to use new technology to reduce its carbon footprint. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
December 14, 2017 - 10:37 am
HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) — Since President Donald Trump vowed this summer to pull the United States out of an international climate accord, states looking to tackle carbon pollution have been forced to go it alone. More than a dozen formed an alliance committed to reducing emissions in line with the...
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