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  • 10 Things to Know for Today

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. RIOTS ERUPT IN BALTIMORE AFTER FUNERAL OF BLACK MAN WHO DIED IN POLICE CUSTODY The governor declares…

  • China now has more vineyard land than France, wine body says

    PARIS (AP) — China now boasts more land dedicated to wine-making vineyards than France, but France has beaten out Italy to regain the title of world’s No. 1 wine producer. This is according to figures…

  • Update on the latest in business:

    FINANCIAL MARKETS Asian markets tepid ahead of major earnings, Fed meeting SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were lukewarm today, taking a cue from losses on Wall Street ahead of earnings from major…

  • Sundays get social at the Dupont farmers market

    D.C.’s hottest Sunday breakfast, brunch and lunch spot doesn’t require a reservation – or even a chair.

  • Where to eat at the Dupont farmers market

  • Judge says Vermont law on genetically modified food stands

    MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont law that could make the state the first in the country to require labeling of genetically modified food has been allowed by a federal judge to stand for now…

  • Chipotle says removal of GMO ingredients from food complete

    NEW YORK (AP) — Chipotle says it has completed phasing out genetically modified ingredients from its food, making it the first national fast-food chain to do so. The Denver-based chain had already been using mostly…

  • Dredge survey results: Blue crabs in Bay more plentiful

    WASHINGTON — Things are looking up for the blue crabs of Chesapeake Bay. The Maryland Department of Natural Resources on Monday released the numbers from its annual Blue Crab Winter Dredge Survey — the results of…

  • Why Broccoli Sprouts May Be a True Disease-Fighting Super Food

    (NEW YORK) — Broccoli has long been considered a “super food” but it’s sulforaphane — a concentrated form of the phytochemicals found in broccoli sprouts — that’s shaping up to be the true disease fighter.…

  • Chipotle says it’s finished the process of going GMO-free

    WASHINGTON — It took longer than they expected, but Chipotle has removed all genetically modified ingredients from its menu. The chain has been working for two years to get GMOs — genetically modified organisms —…

  • Russia tightens ban on European food imports

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia is set to tighten its ban on food imports from Europe by restricting re-exports of fruit and vegetables through European countries. The deputy head of Russia’s agricultural regulator, Yulia Shvabauskene, says…

  • Old companies thrive in brand-loyal Japan adapting to times

    KYOTO, Japan (AP) — Successful businesses shine for a few years, then nimbler competitors outwit them in a constant cycle that spans being feted to forgotten in less than a generation. But Japan has something…

  • Smiley Faces May Help Kids Eat Healthy

    (CINCINNATI) — Getting children to eat healthy, particularly in school where a larger selection of unhealthy foods is readily available, is an ongoing challenge.   Researchers in Cincinnati tried a simple reward when visiting an…

  • NYC’s famed Carnegie Deli closed over gas line issue

    NEW YORK (AP) — New York’s famous Carnegie Deli has been closed so utility workers can investigate a possible illegal gas hookup. A recording at the restaurant’s phone number Saturday says it is closed for…

  • European authorities stop illegal horse meat network

    PARIS (AP) — European authorities say police in several countries have detained 26 people in a crackdown on an organized crime network accused of trading in illegal horse meat. Eurojust, the EU agency for judicial…